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The English Riviera remains one of the UK's most popular holiday destinations and is the ideal base for exploring the beautiful coast and countryside of South Devon

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The English Riviera remains one of the UK’s most popular holiday destinations and is the ideal base for exploring the beautiful coast and countryside of South Devon. From its award-winning sandy beaches and exotic palm trees, it has much more to offer than just a seaside break. Visits to some glorious Devonshire towns, the beautiful Buckfast Abbey and the unique House of Marbles are all the ingredients you need for a fabulous holiday.


At a Glance

  • House of Marbles

  • Dartford National Park

  • Free time in Babbacombe and Torquay


G&K Shared Tour

We have been working behind the scenes with Galloway to be able to offer you an even wider range of UK and Continental Holidays, this enables us to offer you more choice and some exciting NEW destinations. As these Holidays will be offered by both companies, we encourage you to book early to avoid disappointment.

Day 1

Travel to Salisbury for lunch to be purchased before arriving at our hotel.


Day 2

Visit Babbacombe, take a walk along the promenade or walk down to Oddicombe Beach. Afterwards, travel to Newton Abbot, a historic market town surrounded by beautiful South Devon countryside. We continue to Buckfast Abbey, nestled in a tranquil haven on the edge of the Dartmoor National Park.


Day 3

Enjoy the day at leisure in Torquay. Opportunity to use the hotel leisure facilities or visit the town and harbour.


Day 4

After breakfast visit the House of Marbles, discover their working glass and games factory set in a historic pottery. We enjoy a scenic tour through Dartmoor National Park to Widecombe in the Moor.


Day 5

We return to home area stopping in Shaftesbury, famous for the Hovis Advert on Gold Hill. .


D=Evening Meal Included, EB=English Breakfast Inc


Less than 5 minutes’ walk from Torquay’s seafront, the Derwent Hotel offers friendly accommodation with a luxury spa, leisure complex as well as two swimming pools and a games area. Lively and informal, the hotel’s Starlight lounge is the main hub for night-time entertainment and dancing. Most of the bedrooms are accessible by a lift.

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Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Ardleigh Crown Ardleigh Crown Public House
Bramford, Angel PH Bramford, Angel Public House
Brentwood George & Dragon George & Dragon PH, Roman Road, Mountnessing
(B1002) CM15 0TZ
Bury St Edmunds Bus Stn Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station, Stand 9
Capel St Mary (South) Capel St Mary National Express Stop Southbound
Setdown Point: Capel St Mary White Horse Pub
Chelmsford Services Chelmsford Springfield Services
Lorry Park (Off A12)
Claydon Crown Claydon Crown Public House Lay By
Colchester North Rail Stn Colchester North Rail Station
Combs Bus Shelter Combs Bus Shelter, Ipswich Road (Opp. Esso Garage)
Copdock - Tescos Copdock Mill, Tesco Superstore Front Exit Bus Stop
Debenham Angel Debenham Angel Public House
Diss Bus Station Diss Bus Station
Eye Town Hall Eye Town Hall
Felixstowe Coach Park Felixstowe Coach Park, Garrison Lane, Felixstowe,
IP11 7SJ
Felixstowe Gt Eastern Sq Felixstowe Great Eastern Square
Ipswich, West End Rd Ipswich,West End Road Car Park
Kelvedon - The Tavern Kelvedon The Tavern, High Street/Station Road
Long Stratton Long Stratton Police Station
Mendlesham Kings Head Mendlesham, Kings Head Public House,
Mendlesham, Denters Hill Mendlesham, Denters Hill
Needham Market - Swan Needham Market, Swan Public House,
Norwich - Castle Meadow Norwich, Castle Meadow,(Outside Galloway Office)
Redenhall/Station Road Junction of Redenhall Road/Station Road Harleston
(Old Duke William PH) IP20 0LB
Scole - Scole Engineering Outside Scole Engineering Garage, Scole
Sproughton Sproughton, Wild Man Public House
Stowmarket Railway Stn. Stowmarket Railway Station.
Stowupland Dents Corner Stowupland, Dents Corner,
Tollgate McDonalds Stanway, Mc Donalds Bus Stop, Tollgate, CO3 8RG
Witham Old Post Office Witham Old Post Bus Stop - Sorting Office
(NOT McColls Store)
Woolpit Church Woolpit Church

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Galloway Travel Group, Denters Hill,
Mendlesham, Suffolk, IP14 5RR

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