This Isle of Wight day tour from London takes you to England’s quintessential holiday retreat which is renowned for its stunning scenery and charming towns and villages. Departing London via luxury coach and accompanied
Available on selected dates from £74 per Person
The Best of the Isle of Wight
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This Isle of Wight day tour from London takes you to England’s quintessential holiday retreat which is renowned for its stunning scenery and charming towns and villages. Departing London via luxury coach and accompanied by a dedicated tour manager, discover the best of the Isle of Wight including the quintessentially English village of Godshill and the popular seaside town of Shanklin. Admire the pretty thatched cottages, stroll along the seafront and discover the many charming local shops, tearooms and cafes.
This tour is currently not available. However, there is an Isle of Wight tour from Southampton Ferry Terminal, which can be reached from London via public transport. The tour is available on Sunday and Wednesday during the summer months. You can see details here.
07:30: Depart London and head south through the English countryside to Southampton
10:00: Ferry ride from Southhampton to East Cowes on the Isle of Wight
11:15: Head to Godshill, a picturesque English village with some of the oldest architecture on the Isle of Wight. Admire the pretty thatched-roofed cottages, traditional tearooms, medieval church and charming streets
12:30 From here head to Shanklin, a popular seaside resort which is renowned for its beautiful beach and stunning views of the coastline. Discover the local independent shops in the old town and enjoy lunch in the village.
14:00: In the afternoon enjoy some free time exploring the many charms of the island
17:30: Ferry crossing from East Cowes to Southhampton and then return to London
21:00: Arrive back in London
Pick-up is available from several London locations: London Bridge (06:30), Kings Cross (06:45), Baker Street (07:00), Victoria (07:15), Earls Court (07:30)
The Isle of Wight is the largest island in England with a population of 140,000 people. It is located on the southern English coastline, close to the port of Southampton. The island was first popularized in the Victorian era and has since become a popular holiday destination for Brits. It is known of its milder weather, dramatic coastal scenery and beautiful countryside. Queen Victoria loved the island so much that she built her summer residence at Osborne House in East Cowes. The island was also home to the poets Swinburne and Tennyson. It is also known for its archaeological importance housing some of the most important dinosaur fossils in Europe.
A visit to Godshill is part of this Isle of Wight day tour from London. Godshill is a village in the Isle of Wight with a population of around 1,500 people. Its charming houses and cottages many of which are thatched-roofed is accompanied by a pretty church that was built in medieval times, with an impressive painting of a Lily crucifix and stained glass window.
The town of Shanklin is a pouplar seaside resort and each year many Brits choose to spend their holiday in the town. It has a population of around 20,000 people and is characterized by its sandy beach, dramatic scenery and old village, which has a range of independent local shops, as well as hotels and restaurants.
terms and conditions
Booking is subject to terms and conditions of the tour operator. All passengers are advised to arrange travel insurance.