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Highcliffe Coach Holidays - Day Excursion Book - June 2022 - V2

Great selection of Day Excursions on board quality coaches. Departing from the Bournemouth, Poole, Christchurch & New Milton are of Dorset & Hampshire. Days by the beach, shopping, historic houses, gardens, special events..........

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Day Excursions

2022

June

Update2

All restrictions for travel within England

are now lifted.

Seating capacity now back to normal.

01425 271111 - Mon to Fri - 9 til 1

312 Lymington Rd. Highcliffe. Christchurch. BH23 5ET

Book online @ www.highcliffecoachholidays.co.uk

June 2022

Tue 14th

City of Bath

Bath is brimming (sorry!) with things to see and do. Designated by UNESCO as a World

Heritage Site, Bath presents some of the finest architectural sights in Europe such as the

Royal Crescent, the Circus and Pulteney Bridge alongside a diverse collection of museums and

attractions including the Roman Baths, Royal Crescent and Thermae Bath Spa. Bath's compact

city centre enjoys a wonderful atmosphere and offers irresistible shopping for that unique

gift. Only £23.00

Thu 16th

Royal Ascot - Ladies Day

Come along to one of the most glamourous events in the British Sporting calendar with a chance to enjoy the superb racing. The feature race today is

Royal Ascot's oldest and most prestigious - The Gold Cup. We have reserved tickets for the Windsor Enclosure, which is located on the straight mile,

offering a vibrant and exciting experience. Be the first to see the Royal Procession as The Queen's landau passes the railings and the first to hear the

thunder of the hooves. There are a number of food and drink outlets available or picnics are allowed – they must be brought in a picnic hamper or cool

bag/box. Please check the Ascot website for full details. Includes entrance ticket. Only £75.00

Fri 17th

Dyrham House - National Trust

This spectacular 17th century baroque mansion is situated in South Gloucestershire, not far from Bristol. Surrounded by a stunning 274 acres of rolling

parkland offering lovely views of the house and beyond. The house is renowned for an ancient herd of over 200 fallow dear. From the founder William

Blathwayt, the house has a remarkable history and has many Dutch influences - there is a fine collection of paintings, wall hangings, furniture and

ceramics. Impressive fountains and cascades lead to the tranquil West Gardens with an abundance of trees, plants and wildlife. Excellent day out. MAY

NOT BE SUITABLE FOR THOSE WITH LIMITED MOBILITY. Price inc. entrance. Only £38.00 | NT Member £24.00

Fri 17th

Sidmouth & The Donkey Sanctuary

Situated on the Jurassic Coast of Devon, Sidmouth has a unique charm and an atmosphere of

years gone by. Very popular with our customers the town has a delightful seafront esplanade

with views along the stunning red coastline. The regency heritage around the town includes

an array of friendly independent shops and a good choice of cafes for lunch. We continue for

a 2 hour visit to the popular Donkey Sanctuary nearby. Set in the tranquil East Devon

countryside, this working farm is home to hundreds of donkeys, mules and hinnies. The new

visitor complex includes the attractive Kitchen Restaurant, where you can look out over the

donkeys paddocks down to the sea. Free entrance. Only £23.00

Phone to Book - 01425 271111


Wed 22nd

Three Rivers Cruise with delicious Fish & Chips

A great day out to Southampton. After some free time in the city centre to shop or explore

the history we transfer you to nearby Town Quay and board our excellent Blue Funnel boat.

We have booked a superb 3 hour cruise along Southampton Water - taking in the Rivers Test

and Itichen, turning up the Hamble River with views of the yachting marina. Whilst on board

you will be served a delicious Fish 'n' Chips lunch + tea/coffee. The food on the Blue Funnel

boats is excellent. Price includes boat trip & food. Only £48.50

Flower Show

Wed 22nd

WestQuay Shopping & Southampton - SPECIAL PRICE!!

Great value day out to the excellent WestQuay shopping centre in the centre of Southampton

now with the additional £70m Watermark development. Choose from over 100 stores

including John Lewis, Marks & Spencer, Hollister, Jack Wills....Superb selection of restaurants

to choose from - Nando's, Pizza Express, Five Guys, Wagamama and many more... The massive Ikea store is close by if you want some inspirational ideas

for the home. Only £12.50!!!

Fri 24th

Blenheim Palace Flower Show

A riot of colour, fragrance and weird and wonderful plants, the 20,000 square foot Grand Floral Pavilion forms the centrepiece of the Show and features

the UK’s finest nurseries and growers giving expert advice and gardening ideas. Enjoy Garden Talks with experts and enthusiasts, fabulous food and drink

as well as more than 300 exhibitors, an outdoor Plant Village and live entertainment. Head for Floral Street, the perfect place to discover your favourite

plants, flowers and an array of gardening goodies from unique garden gazebos, greenhouses and arbours to beautiful flowers, gardening sundries and

hundreds of other products. Upgrade on the day to include the Palace if you wish. Price includes entrance to the show, Park, Gardens & Pleasure

Gardens. Adults £36.50 | Over 65s £35.50

Sun 26th

London - Covent Garden

Join our trip to Covent Garden in central London. At the heart of Covent Garden is the market

with its quirky craft stalls, boutiques and restaurants. The central piazza has a thriving café

culture and is buzzing with outlandish street entertainers and fun events all day, every day.

Two of London's popular attractions - the London Transport Museum and The Royal Opera

House stand grandly and there's lots more shopping. Only £26.00

Mon 27th

Petworth House, West Sussex - National Trust

The vast late 17th-century mansion is set in a beautiful 283-hectare (700-acre) deer park,

landscaped by 'Capability' Brown and immortalised in Turner's paintings. Inside, the house

contains the National Trust's finest collection of pictures, with numerous works by Turner, Van

Dyck, Reynolds and Blake, ancient and Neo-classical sculpture, fine furniture and carvings by

Grinling Gibbons. The servants' quarters contain fascinating kitchens - including a copper batterie de cuisine and other service rooms.

Price includes entrance. Only £37.50 | NT Member £23.00

Mon 27th

Sidmouth

Situated on the Jurassic Coast of Devon, Sidmouth has a unique charm and an atmosphere of years gone by. Around the town there are beautiful

gardens where you can relax a while, leisurely walks and a delightful level Esplanade with views along the coastline. There are some excellent friendly

independent shops in Sidmouth, and a range of cafes, restaurants and pubs. Only £23.00

Tue 28th

Sudeley Castle & Gardens

Located in The Cotswolds, Sudeley Castle & Gardens is a popular visitor attraction with award-winning gardens. The castle has played an important role

in history, with royal visitors including Richard III, Elizabeth I and Lady Jane Grey. The last of Henry VIII’s six wives, Katherine Parr lived and died in the

castle. Inside, the castle contains many fascinating treasures including a collection of artefacts and works of art of great historical importance. The

magnificent gardens are world-renowned, providing variety and colour from spring through to autumn. Facilities include a picnic area, gift shop and

Terrace Café. Price includes entrance. Only £40.00 | Historic Homes Member £26.00

Tue 28th

Isle of Wight Tour with local guide

ONE OF OUR MOST POPULAR DAYS. After joining the ferry from Lymington we will be joined

by one of our local guides for a tour of the Island – we try to see as much as possible during

the day. The island boasts 60 miles of spectacular coastline and beautiful countryside. We

take in many of the best sights and usually include Newport, Sandown, Godshill, Shanklin,

Ventnor, Freshwater and Alum Bay. There will be a main stop for lunch. Only £38.50

Phone to Book

01425 271111


Tue 28th

Portsmouth - Gunwharf Quays & Dockyard

We drop close to the excellent Gunwharf Quays shopping and leisure development and the

Historic Dockyard. Located on the harbour, Gunwharf is site of the impressive Spinnaker

Tower and over 95 shopping outlets and 30 cafes and restaurants. Shops include Next

Clearance, Animal, Fred Perry, Barbour, Levis, Karen Millen and many more. Alternatively, you

can spend your day in the superb Historic Dockyard which traces the history of the Royal

Navy over the ages. Attractions include Nelson’s HMS Victory, Henry VIII’s Mary Rose, HMS

Warrior 1860. Entrance fees and pre booking apply. Only £20.00

Wed 29th

Osborne House - Isle of Wight (EH)

Queen Victoria's seaside holiday home is a very popular destination with our customers. A

fascinating rare glimpse in to Royal life in the 19th Century, the house has an extravagant interior and there are extensive gardens offering views across

the Solent. Take an intimate glimpse into Queen Victoria's family life as you tour the nursery and private rooms of Victoria and Albert. Marvel at the

magnificence of the Royal Apartments including the sumptuous drawing and dining rooms and the richly decorated Indian-inspired Durbar Room. The

visitor centre houses an exhibition and an excellent restaurant. Price includes entrance and return ferry crossing from Southampton.

Adults £49.00 | Over 60 £47.50 | English Heritage £33.00

Wed 29th

Bletchley Park, STATION X

Once Britain's Best Kept Secret, today Bletchley Park, Home of the Codebreakers, is a heritage site and vibrant tourist attraction. Explore and experience

the top secret world of iconic WW2 Codebreaking Huts and Blocks set within the atmospheric Victorian estate in Buckinghamshire. Discover the secret

world! A day at Bletchley Park now includes an exciting, complimentary new multimedia guide in order to explore the site at your own pace and in your

own time. Exhibitions include The Life and Works of Alan Turing, the only reconstructed Bombe machine and the largest number of Enigma machines on

public display in the world. Tasty hot and cold menu available in the Hut 4 Café. Price includes entrance. Only £42.00

Thu 30th

Lyme Regis

The picturesque seaside town of Lyme Regis is set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty,

on the border of Dorset and Devon. Plenty to explore among the narrow streets with a lovely

selection of shops and tempting tearooms. Wonderful long seafront leading to the 13thcentury

Cobb harbour famously featured in the film 'The French Lieutenant's Woman' or take

the zig zag path through the cliffside gardens. A lovely destination for a day excursion.

Only £22.50

Thu 30th

Swanage Railway & The Purbecks

A treat for all ages and a very welcome return to our programme!! We board the beautifully

restored Swanage Railway at Norden with views of Corfe Castle, for a nostalgic steam train

ride through the beautiful Purbecks to Swanage. Enjoy free time in this unique, attractive

seaside resort. Plenty of shops to explore - find somewhere nice for lunch or take a picnic to have down on the beach or along the front. Head back to

Swanage Station to board the train back to Norden - heritage diesel for the return. The coach will meet you and we head home. Lovely local day out.

Price includes return train fare. Only £30.00

Book online @ www.highcliffecoachholidays.co.uk

Thu 30th

Oracle Shopping Centre - Reading OR Festival Place - Basingstoke

2 excellent shopping centres!! The Oracle - Reading offers a great day out and not just for the enthusiastic shopper!! With a lovely location on the banks

of the River Kennet and a host of restaurants, cafes and eateries where you can enjoy lunch or just a coffee overlooking the water. Fantastic selection of

shops in this large, bright modern shopping centre. Festival Place is situated in the centre of Basingstoke and has over 140 big brand stores including

Next, Marks & Spencer, Apple, H&M, Zara and Jack Wills. Only £22.50

Thu 30th

Kensington Palace & Gardens OR London only

Kensington Palace, situated in beautiful parkland in the centre of London, was designed as a

royal residence and more recently, it is currently home to the Duke and Duchess of

Cambridge. Inside, there are exhibitions exploring the lives of Kensington's inhabitants

including Victoria - A royal childhood plus see the Queen's State & King's State Apartments.

Outside, the magnificent Palace Gardens provide acres of manicured gardens and the world

famous Orangery. There is a cafe in the Palace or you can take a packed lunch for the gardens.

Price includes entrance to Palace & Gardens. Please note - there is a 20 minute walk to the

Palace from the nearest drop off point.

Adults £43.50 | Over 60s £39.50 | LONDON ONLY - £26.00


July 2022

Fri 1st

Exeter

With a rich history pre dating the Romans, Exeter has much to discover – something for

everyone to enjoy. We drop in the city centre just around the corner from the magnificent

15th century Cathedral, one of the finest in England. Surrounded by a green open space

lined by a mix of historic architecture from the ages, it’s a lovely place to grab a coffee and

watch the world go by. There is a diverse selection of eateries in the city to suit everyone

with a superb range of shopping brands in Princesshay or a great mix of independent shops

and boutiques, cafes and bars in the cobbled Gandy Street. Stroll down to the rejuvenated

historic Quayside area for some time out of the city. Only £27.00

Fri 1st

Brighton OR Worthing - Your pick!

You choose between Brighton or Worthing! Brighton is one of our most popular destinations - great for a day out by the sea with a unique charm with

elegant grand Regency architecture, wide boulevard-style streets and a long sweeping seafront promenade. A cultural melting-pot, the town has

vibrant museums, galleries, fabulous shopping and a huge choice of eating places. Attractions include the magnificent Royal Pavilion, iconic Palace

Pier and The Lanes. Worthing has become a popular destination with our customers for a day out. The town grew to become a firm favourite with the

royal, the rich and the fashionable. The town centre and promenade are on the level making it ideal to explore the shops and pavement cafes.

Only £25.00

Fri 1st

Chichester & Arundel

With a history dating back to Roman times and beyond, Chichester has much to offer the visitor. One of the best preserved Georgian cities, the broad

streets are packed with listed buildings and plenty of good shops, restaurants and coffee shops – easy place to explore on foot. Take a break with a

visit to the lovely Priory Park Gardens enclosed by the city walls. You have the option of

spending some of the day in the charming town of Arundel. Delightfully located with an

impressive castle and cathedral dominating the town and lovely old streets to stroll

around. Great selection of places for lunch or welcome cup of tea and some quirky

independent shops. RECOMMENDED!! Only £23.00

Mon 4th

Cheltenham

Cheltenham is a beautiful spa town located on the edge of the Cotswolds in

Gloucestershire. One of the finest examples of a Regency town in the country, Cheltenham

is characterised by it’s houses with intricate ironwork balconies and painted stucco

facades. Discover some of the finest shopping in the South West on the High Street and

Regent Arcade. For a different twist - head to the tree lined Promenade for a Continental

feel or Montpellier for high end shops and lovely public gardens. Superb destination. Only £24.00

Mon 4th

Horse Drawn Canal Boat & Marlborough

Step back in time with us, as we head first to one of our favourite stopping places, Marlborough. This archetypal English Market town has that 'film

location' quality and is a great spot to stroll around and enjoy a nice lunch. In the afternoon we head to nearby Kintbury and board the 'Kennet Valley'

horse drawn barge for a 2 ½ hour cruise along the beautiful Kennet & Avon Canal. This wide beam passenger boat was purpose built for carrying

passengers. Facilities onboard include a well stocked bar serving tea, coffee, soft drinks and beverages. Whilst on board we have included a cup of tea

& slice of cake for you! A lovely day out. A lovely day out! Includes Canal Trip and Tea & Cake. Only £44.00

Tue 5th

Forde Abbey & Gardens, Somerset

This superb former Medieval Abbey was founded by Cistercian Monks in 1140 and became one of the richest monasteries in the country. Set in the

lovely Somerset countryside, the house is surrounded by 30 acres of award winning gardens described by Alan Titchmarsh as 'One of the great

gardens in the West Country'. See the impressive Centenary Fountain, at 160ft the highest powered fountain in England. Inside you can discover the

lives of monks in the fascinating Monastic Rooms. Undercroft Tearoom with delicious

homemade food for lunch. Price includes entrance. Only £34.50

Wed 6th

RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival

Set in the spectacular grounds of Hampton Court Palace, the world’s largest annual flower

show is a must see for passionate gardeners and “grow your own” enthusiasts. The festival

brings a celebration of summer colour, gardening inspiration and beautiful blooms to one

of the UK’s most iconic palaces. Top designers line up each year to present their showstopping

gardens to the world. The Floral Marquee and extensive Plant Village are both

bursting with stunning displays and expert growers, ready to share their tips. 15 minute

walk from coach park. Price includes entrance. Only £55.00


Fri 8th

Oxford - City of Dreaming Spires

Oxford, the 'city of dreaming spires' is steeped in a rich and fascinating history. Famous for

its prestigious Oxford University, the city is very pedestrian friendly; a bustling

cosmopolitan place with a lovely riverside setting and a lively mix of restaurants, bars and

superb shopping. The Radcliffe Camera, Bodleian Library and Bridge of Sighs make up just a

few of the famous picturesque buildings of Oxford. Its charming scenery has been the

inspiration for many, including Lewis Carroll and J.R.R Tolkien. and TV series Inspector

Morse. Come along for a great day out. Only £23.50

Fri 8th

RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival

Set in the spectacular grounds of Hampton Court Palace, the world’s largest annual flower

show is a must see for passionate gardeners and “grow your own” enthusiasts. The festival brings a celebration of summer colour, gardening

inspiration and beautiful blooms to one of the UK’s most iconic palaces. The Floral Marquee and extensive Plant Village are both bursting with

stunning displays and expert growers, ready to share their tips. 15 minute walk from coach park. Price includes entrance. Only £55.00

Mon 11th

Kew Gardens

Come along for a lovely day out to Kew Gardens, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Plenty to see at this fantastic destination including amazing treetop

views from the spectacular Rhizotron and Xstrata walkway. With magnificent glasshouses and beautifully landscaped gardens, this once royal

residence represents 250 years of historical gardens. Join a guided tour around the Gardens on the Kew Explorer land train and learn about Kew's

flora and fauna, historic buildings and vital conservation work. Includes entrance. Adult £40.50 | Over 60 £39.50

Mon 11th

Stourhead House & Gardens - Wiltshire (NT)

One of the best National Trust destinations in the South of England. The celebrated 18th Century landscaped gardens of Stourhead are world famous;

your first sight of the lake will leave you amazed. There are stunning views around the grounds with gothic temples, monuments, rare plants and a

criss-cross of sloping walkways surrounding the lake. The stunning Palladian Mansion, is

full of Georgian treasures, Chippendale furniture and fine paintings. This really is an

amazing destination and is well worth a visit.

Price includes entrance. Only £40.00 | NT Member £23.00

Mon 11th

Weald & Downland Living Museum - Home of The Repair Shop

Beautifully situated in the lovely West Sussex countryside this superb open air museum

includes rescued traditional rural buildings and tell the stories of the people who lived and

worked in them. The site has recently shot to prominence as the sit of the hit BBC series -

The Repair Shop. The 40-acre site has 50 buildings to explore and many are exhibit houses,

furnished to recreate historic domestic interiors. Plenty of time here to enjoy the setting

and take a walk around the grounds and in to the woods. Visit the café kiosk for lunch or

enjoy your own picnic. Price includes entrance. PLEASE NOTE - The museum's Court Barn, where The Repair Shop is filmed is not open for visitors to

explore. Adults £36.00 | Over 60s £34.00

Tue 12th

Marlborough - Wiltshire

So popular as a comfort stop on our holidays that we have decided it deserves a day of its own! Situated in picturesque rural Wiltshire, the town

offers an excellent blend of modern attractions and facilities with wonderfully historic buildings - a real glimpse into the world of an England gone-by.

The spectacular High Street is one of the widest in the UK and lined on both sides with characterful old buildings housing an array of high quality

shops. The town has an air of affluence and has its own chic café culture and many quality independent shops. BARGAIN PRICE!!! Only £20.00

Wed 13th

Devon & Dorset Carvery + Sidmouth

Lovely day out to enjoy beautiful scenery and stopping at the excellent Hare & Hounds Pub near Sidmouth. This traditional country pub has wooden

beams and log fires with lovely views down to Sidmouth and the sea. We have included a delicious carvery with an extensive choice of fresh

vegetables, gravy and extras. Afterwards we head to Sidmouth with time to stroll the

seafront and explore the shops. Adult £36.50 | Over 60 £34.50

Thu 14th

Lyme Regis

The picturesque seaside town of Lyme Regis is set in an Area of Outstanding Natural

Beauty, on the border of Dorset and Devon. Plenty to explore among the narrow streets

with a lovely selection of shops and tempting tearooms. Wonderful long seafront leading

to the 13th-century Cobb harbour famously featured in the film 'The French Lieutenant's

Woman' or take the zig zag path through the cliffside gardens. Only £22.50

Office Open for bookings

9.00am - 1.00pm Mon-Fri


Lincolnshire Heritage

To Book 01425 271111

www.highcliffecoachholidays.co.uk

& Dambusters Hotel

Good Value

£549

Sun 17th July

Single Supplement - £48

Unique & Wonderful !!

Holiday

Highlights

Historic

Tour

• 5 Day Holiday

• 4 Nights Dinner Bed

& Breakfast

• Fantastic excursions package -

include Aviation Heritage Centre to

see the Lancaster Taxy!!, Lincoln

City and the spectacular Burghley

House Estate - entrance fees inc

3* Petwood Hotel

Located in the charming Lincolnshire village of Woodhall Spa,

the Petwood Hotel has certainly played its part in modern

history. Originally built in the early 1900s this substantial

country house is surrounded by 30 acres of mature

woodland, extensive lawns and some of the finest gardens in

the county. The Royal Air Force requisitioned the hotel during

the Second World War and it became the Officers Mess for

617 Squadron - the famous Dambusters. Much of the

memorabilia from the time has been retained and displayed

around the hotel. All bedrooms are decorated in a classic

style with modern comforts including en suite bathroom with

luxury toiletries from The White Company, Hospitality tray

with tea, herbal tea, coffee, drinking chocolate, water and

biscuits, Ironing board and iron, Complimentary Wi-Fi.


Fri 15th

Henley with Afternoon Tea Cruise

Best known for its annual Royal Regatta, attracting some of the world's finest rowers. But

there is more to the town, with its historic church, Town Hall, market square and excellent

shops and restaurants. After time in the town we head to Maidenhead to complete the day

with a wonderful 2 hour cruise along the Thames passing glorious riverside houses. We

have included a delicious afternoon tea. Selection of finger sandwiches, Fruit scone, Jam

and clotted cream, Fruit tartlet, mini afternoon tea cake, Shortbread biscuit and Cup of tea

or coffee. Only £55.00

Fri 15th

Hever Castle, Kent

Famously the childhood home of Anne Boleyn, the second wife of Henry VIII, this splendid

moated castle is one of the best in the country. Inside, the splendid panelled rooms

contain fine furniture and one of the best collections of Tudor Portraits in the UK. Outside there are 125 acres of glorious grounds to explore with

many different themes. There is an Italian Garden, English Rose Garden, maze, giant topiary chess set and Loggia which overlooks the 38 acre lake.

Take a packed lunch or eat in the cafes. Price includes entrance. Adults £42.00 | Over 60s £41.00

Mon 18th

Sidmouth

Situated on the Jurassic Coast of Devon, Sidmouth has a unique charm and an atmosphere of years gone by. Around the town there are beautiful

gardens where you can relax a while, leisurely walks and a delightful level Esplanade with views along the coastline. There are some excellent friendly

independent shops in Sidmouth, and a range of cafes, restaurants and pubs. Only £23.00

Thu 21st

RHS Wisley Gardens, Surrey

Wisley is a flagship for the RHS - a hub of horticultural excellence and a top visitor attraction. With over 240 acres to explore, stroll through woods,

open parkland and return to the more formal gardens set around the old house. Home to some of the largest plant collections in the world. Recent

improvements to the site have brought a new Welcome building that sweeps visitors into

the heart of world-class horticulture. Be sure not to miss the impressive Glasshouse.

Excellent large Garden Centre, restaurant and extensive gift shop to explore. Price includes

entrance. Only £36.00 | RHS Member £24.00

Thu 21st

Isle of Wight Tour with local guide

ONE OF OUR MOST POPULAR DAYS. After joining the ferry from Lymington we will be

joined by one of our local guides for a tour of the Island – we try to see as much as possible

during the day. The island boasts 60 miles of spectacular coastline and beautiful

countryside. We take in many of the best sights and usually include Newport, Sandown,

Godshill, Shanklin, Ventnor, Freshwater and Alum Bay. There will be a main stop for lunch.

A great day out. Only £38.50

Fri 22nd

Windsor with Afternoon Tea Cruise

Enjoy free time exploring historic Windsor before meeting up at Windsor Promenade for the 2.30pm boat. Enjoy excellent views of Windsor as we

cruise upstream past the famous royal Windsor Racecourse and Eton college before heading downstream to see the most famous view of Windsor

castle from the river and on through Romney lock. A sumptuous afternoon tea will be served on a three tiered cake stand accompanied with tea or

coffee. This will be provided when the boat makes its turn at Old Windsor weir for the return journey to Windsor Promenade - All served on china, of

course! Menu includes - Finger sandwiches, Fruit scone, Jam and clotted cream, Fruit tartlet, Mini afternoon tea cake, Shortbread biscuit and Cup of

tea or coffee. Fully licensed bar where they can dine in style. Price include afternoon tea cruise & boat fare. Only £55.00 | Windsor only £24.00

Fri 22nd

Hughenden Manor, Buckinghamshire - National Trust

A highly regarded National Trust property, Hughenden was famously the home of PM

Benjamin Disraeli. Surrounded by ancient woodlands and parkland, this impressive Manor

House has a huge sense of history - the site of political drama and royal visits. The gardens

are another highlight - lovely to stroll around and enjoy the plants. Facilities include a café

& tea room serving hot & cold food. You could also bring a packed lunch to enjoy on the

estate. Price includes entrance. Only £37.00 | NT Member £24.50

Office open 9-1 Mon to Fri

312 Lymington Rd. Highcliffe.

Christchurch. BH23 5ET

Book online @

www.highcliffecoachholidays.co.uk


Mon 25th

Exbury Gardens, Hampshire

Now celebrating more than 100 years, Exbury Gardens encompasses a spectacular

collection of woodland, herbaceous, contemporary, formal and wildflower gardens.

At over 200 acres, these impressive gardens located in Hampshire, were created and are

now managed by the Rothschild family. They boast a number of special collections

including world-famous rhododendrons and azaleas, swathes of hydrangeas and the

National Collection of Nyssa trees. Plenty to enjoy at any time of year. Obviously not all

varieties will be blooming when we visit! Lovely day out with so much to see - soak up the

views over Beaulieu River. Price includes entrance. Only £29.00

Mon 25th

Clark’s Village - Street

One of our most popular shopping destinations. Located in the town of Street in South-East Somerset, Clark's is established as one of the country's

premier shopping centres with over 90 outlet shops offering up to 60% off rrp on a host of famous brands. Shops include Barbour, Cadbury,

Craghopper, Jeff Banks, The North Face, Timberland, ProCook, Levis, Next Clearance, M&S Outlet plus many more. There are plenty of eateries for

lunch including Pizza Express, Frankie & Bennys, Pret A Manger and more!! Don't forget your Clarks shoes too! Only £22.00

Mon 25th

Winchester

Winchester has so much to offer the visitor and has become a firm favourite with our customers for a relaxing day out - enjoying the sights, sounds

and atmosphere of the city. Discover England's ancient Capital and former seat of King Alfred the Great. The city is packed with historic buildings and

museums including the 11th Century Cathedral combined with tranquil green spaces and an array of interesting independent shops. Quick to get to

and we drop in the centre. No parking charges, no hassle! Only £20.00

Full details online @ www.highcliffecoachholidays.co.uk

Tue 26th

Portsmouth - Gunwharf Quays & Dockyard

We drop close to the excellent Gunwharf Quays shopping and leisure development and the

Historic Dockyard. Located on the harbour, Gunwharf is site of the impressive Spinnaker

Tower and over 95 shopping outlets and 30 cafes and restaurants. Shops include Next

Clearance, Animal, Fred Perry, Barbour, Levis, Karen Millen and many more. Alternatively,

you can spend your day in the superb Historic Dockyard which traces the history of the

Royal Navy over the ages. Attractions include Nelson’s HMS Victory, Henry VIII’s Mary Rose,

HMS Warrior 1860. Entrance fees and pre booking apply. Only £20.00

Tue 26th

Kennet & Avon Canal Trip

Please book early to avoid disappointment as these trips are extremely popular. We travel to the beautiful town of Bradford on Avon near Bath, with

an extended stop on the way at Salisbury and a chance to buy lunch to have on the boat. We board the superb M V Barbara McLellan broad beam

narrowboat and enjoy the wildlife and countryside on our 2 1/2 hour cruise along tranquil stretches of water with magnificent panoramic views

including crossing the Avoncliff Aqueduct. Limited places on the boat this year for more space - drinks available - loo on board. Price includes boat

fare. Only £35.00

Tue 26th

City of Bath

Bath is brimming (sorry!) with things to see and do. Designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, Bath presents some of the finest architectural

sights in Europe such as the Royal Crescent, the Circus and Pulteney Bridge alongside a diverse collection of museums and attractions including the

Roman Baths, Royal Crescent and Thermae Bath Spa. Bath's compact city centre enjoys a wonderful atmosphere and offers irresistible shopping for

that unique gift. Only £23.00

Wed 27th

Bombay Sapphire Distillery Tour + Winchester

Come along for a tour of this remarkable site at Laverstoke in Hampshire. After stopping in

Winchester, with time to explore and enjoy an early lunch, we arrive at the distillery

around 1.00pm. Bombay Sapphire is one of the worlds premium Gins with its production

distillery beautifully situated in an historic old Mill on the River Test. It now offers a

fascinating tour of the facility where you can discover the exotic botanicals grown in the

striking Glasshouses, see the huge copper infusion Stills and explore the history of the

drink. The experience culminates with a tasting in The Mill Bar. Self Discovery tour - on

some sections we should be joined by a host. Price includes tour. Please do not wear opentoed

shoes or high heels on the tour. Only £35.00


Wed 27th

Hidcote - National Trust

Beautifully situated in the wonderful Cotswold countryside, Hidcote Manor Gardens is one

of the best gardens in England - a garden not to be missed. Certainly one of the most

exciting gardens we have visited, Hidcote is divided in to a series of small gardens. Explore

the maze of narrow paved pathways and discover secret gardens, magnificent vistas and

plants that burst with colour. It’s the perfect place if you’re in need of gardening

inspiration. Famous for rare shrubs and trees as well as its outstanding design features -

there are water features, wild flower areas and pools with plenty of places to sit and take

in the atmosphere. See the long herbaceous borders which gives a great splash of colour

from July and walk amongst the old scented roses along the walkway and small garden

houses. Lovely restaurant. Price includes entrance. Only £38.50 | NT Member £25.00

Fri 29th

Leonardslee Gardens, West Sussex

Regarded as one of the finest woodland gardens in England, Leonardslee has numerous walks to explore throughout the 240-acres of Grade I Listed

Gardens, parkland, lawns and forest areas, with an abundance of fascinating fauna as well as flora. Enjoy the summer wildflowers, Dragonflies,

colourful Damselflies, don't forget the famous wandering wallabies, deer and more. Expect to see the later flowering Polar Bear Rhododendrons and

the sweet smelling Viscosum Azaleas. Marvel at the many rare Acer trees, with their unusually shaped, colourful, feathery leaves and their attractive

bark. No shortage of choice for lunch or a drink, with 3 separate cafes around the site or you could take a picnic. Price includes entrance. Only £35.00

Fri 29th

London - Knightsbridge Shopping & Museums

Amazing value day excursion to the Capital. We drop in the centre of Knightsbridge, opposite the world famous Harrods department stores. There is a

superb selection of shops in the area including designer outlets Harvey Nicholls, Emporio Armani and Burberry. If you fancy something special for

lunch there are a number of high end restaurants to choose from, as well as a great choice of high street favourites. If shopping is not for you, some

of the best museums in the country are clustered in the area with the amazing Natural History Museum, Science Museum and Victoria & Albert

Museum all nearby - free entrance. Only £25.00 | Under 17s £12.50

Fri 29th

Cotswolds Villages - Stow & Bourton

The Cotswolds is one of the most beautiful and quintessentially 'English' areas of the

country and is dotted with delightful towns and villages with distinctive limestone

cottages. We tour through the area stopping at two of the best known towns - Stow-onthe-Wold

with its vast Market Square and an elegant array of Cotswold town houses,

Antique shops, Art galleries and restaurants - and the delightful town of Bourton-on-the-

Water with it's charming low stone bridges over the River Windrush which runs through

the town. Only £24.00

August 2022

Sat 6th

SS Shieldhall Cruise Ship Sailaway

Join us for this special experience as we board the remarkable SS Shieldhall - the largest working steam ship in Britain. A member of the National

Historic Fleet she serves as a sea going tribute to Britain's maritime heritage - experience the golden age of steam! This memorable 3 1/2 hour trip

cruises down Southampton Water to the Solent passing the cruise ships Ventura, Spirit of Adventue, Iona and MSC Magnifica in berth - on your return

see a number of ships depart. Schedule correct at time of booking – subject to alteration. As part of your cruise, see the impressive engine room with

its original steam engines at work and the bridge, with its traditional instruments and gleaming brasswork. Admire the ship’s steam assisted steering

gear (similar to that used on Titanic), talk to the Captain and crew, walk the teak decks and relax in the Saloon with a range of refreshments including

tea /coffee, beers, wine and hot and cold food. Before boarding SS Shieldhall we have allowed for free time in WestQuay shopping so you can have

some lunch. Price includes cruise. Only £55.00 | Under 16 £27.50

Mon 8th

Buckingham Palace - The State Rooms

For 10 weeks in the Summer months, the magnificent State Rooms are opened to the

public. The rooms are furnished with many of the greatest treasures from the Royal

Collection including paintings by Van Dyck and Canaletto, sculpture by Canova and some of

the finest English and French furniture in the world. This Summer - perhaps more than

most in recent years - now is the time to visit - in this very special Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Year. In celebration of The Queen's historic Platinum Jubilee in 2022, The State Rooms at

Buckingham Palace will feature a display looking at The Queen's Accession to the throne in

February 1952. We suggest you bring a packed lunch to have before entering as catering is

limited in the area. The Garden Café overlooks the magnificent lawn and offers a selection

of refreshments as you leave the Palace. Limited places available. Price includes entrance

ticket. Adult £55.00 | Young Person (18-24) £45.00 | Child £40.00


Thu 11th

Superbloom & The Tower of London

Come and celebrate the Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty the Queen at the Tower of

London, where a spectacular, colourful, vibrant field of flowers will fill and transform the

Tower’s moat. From June to September, the flower display will erupt into new colours and

patterns creating a dramatic and engaging experience - Superbloom!! Your ticket with us

includes a 1 hour timed slot to wander along a weaving path into the centre of the flowers.

A specially commissioned sound installation and sculptural elements will draw visitors in

and make you feel at home amongst the bees and butterflies.

After, continue your day in the historic Tower of London where you will discover the history

of a royal palace, an armoury and a powerful fortress. And its great fun! Price includes

entrance to Superbloom Moat & The Tower of London. Adults £62.00 | Over 60s £56.00

Thu 18th

Windsor River Cruise OR Windsor Only

After we arrive in Windsor, it is just a short stroll through the riverside park to Windsor Promenade and the 11.30am boat. This 40 minute cruise goes

upstream to Boveney Lock & returns with fantastic views of Windsor Castle, Eton College, Mill House, Windsor Racecourse & the Brocas Meadows.

The view of the Castle from the river is undoubtedly the finest there is, making this trip excellent for those who are visiting Windsor for the first time.

So plenty of free time afterwards to find somewhere for a lovely lunch and enjoy the atmosphere around the town.

Price includes boat fare. Only £32.50 | WINDSOR ONLY £24.00

Wed 24th

Superbloom & The Tower of London

Come and celebrate the Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty the Queen at the Tower of London, where a spectacular, colourful, vibrant field of flowers

will fill and transform the Tower’s moat. From June to September, the flower display will erupt into new colours and patterns creating a dramatic and

engaging experience - Superbloom!! Your ticket with us includes a 1 hour timed slot to wander along a weaving path into the centre of the flowers. A

specially commissioned sound installation and sculptural elements will draw visitors in and

make you feel at home amongst the bees and butterflies.

After, continue your day in the historic Tower of London where you will discover the history

of a royal palace, an armoury and a powerful fortress. And its great fun! Price includes

entrance to Superbloom Moat & The Tower of London. Adults £62.00 | Over 60s £56.00

Fri 26th

Buckingham Palace - The State Rooms

For 10 weeks in the Summer months, the magnificent State Rooms are opened to the

public. The rooms are furnished with many of the greatest treasures from the Royal

Collection including paintings by Van Dyck and Canaletto, sculpture by Canova and some of

the finest English and French furniture in the world. This Summer - perhaps more than

most in recent years - now is the time to visit - in this very special Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Year. In celebration of The Queen's historic Platinum Jubilee in 2022, The State Rooms at

Buckingham Palace will feature a display looking at The Queen's Accession to the throne in February 1952. We suggest you bring a packed lunch to

have before entering as catering is limited in the area. The Garden Café overlooks the magnificent lawn and offers a selection of refreshments as you

leave the Palace. Limited places available. Price includes entrance ticket. Adult £55.00 | Young Person (18-24) £45.00 | Child £40.00

Mon 29th

SS Shieldhall - Southampton to Poole with Stompers Jazz Band

Join us for this special experience as we board the remarkable SS Shieldhall – the largest working steam ship in Britain. A member of the National

Historic Fleet she serves as a sea going tribute to Britain’s maritime heritage – experience the golden age of steam! On this 6 hour one way trip to

Poole Quay from Southampton you will see the sights of Poole Harbour, passing Brownsea Island and Sandbanks, Old Harry Rocks, Hengistbury Head,

The Needles and Southampton Water. During the cruise enjoy the sounds of the Stompers Jazz Band! As part of your cruise, see the impressive

engine room with its original steam engines at work and the bridge, with its traditional instruments and gleaming brasswork. Admire the ship’s steam

assisted steering gear (similar to that used on Titanic), talk to the Captain and crew, walk the teak decks and relax in the Saloon with a range of

refreshments including tea/coffee, beers,wine and hot and cold food. Includes boat cruise and return coach travel.

Price includes cruise. Only £62.50 | Under 16s £30.00

Tue 30th

Superbloom & The Tower of London

Come and celebrate the Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty the Queen at the Tower of London, where a spectacular, colourful, vibrant field of flowers

will fill and transform the Tower’s moat. From June to September, the flower display will erupt into new colours and patterns creating a dramatic and

engaging experience - Superbloom!! Your ticket with us includes a 1 hour timed slot to wander along a weaving path into the centre of the flowers. A

specially commissioned sound installation and sculptural elements will draw visitors in and make you feel at home amongst the bees and butterflies.

After, continue your day in the historic Tower of London where you will discover the history of a royal palace, an armoury and a powerful fortress.

And its great fun! Price includes entrance to Superbloom Moat & The Tower of London. Adults £62.00 | Over 60s £56.00

Phone to Book - 01425 271111


To Book 01425 271111

www.highcliffecoachholidays.co.uk

The Rhine in Flames

River Cruise

ONLY

£1399

Thu 11th Aug

Single Supplement - £310

Special

Holiday

£250 Off Original Price!!

Holiday Highlights

• 7 Day Holiday

4 nights Full Board onboard

including drinks!

• 2 quality overnight hotel stops

- Half Board

• We have included afull excursions

package! Destinations include

Boppard, Rudesheim, Heidelberg...

4* MS Gerrard Schmitter

Named after the founder of Croisi Europe, this is one of the

premium ships in the fleet. Offering maximum comfort with its

large common areas and two bar lounges. Not forgetting its

large outdoor terrace where you can relax and take in all the

beautiful scenery as you glide down the river. If you need any

help, it is always on hand at reception. Relax on the large

sundeck with plenty of seating and enjoy a drink on the

terrace. Food during your cruise is an absolute highlight;

delicious refined French cuisine for your evening meals with

choice, complemented by specially selected wines and an

extensive self serve breakfast. All served in the beautiful

restaurant. All cabins have window views with either twin or

double beds, bathroom with shower, satellite TV, hairdryer,

safety deposit box and air conditioning. Passenger lift.

MIDDLE DECK SUPPLEMENT - £100 PER PERSON


September 2022

Thu 1st

Horse Drawn Canal Boat & Marlborough

Step back in time with us, as we head first to one of our favourite stopping places,

Marlborough. This archetypal English Market town has that 'film location' quality and is a

great spot to stroll around and enjoy a nice lunch. In the afternoon we head to nearby

Kintbury and board the 'Kennet Valley' horse drawn barge for a 2 ½ hour cruise along the

beautiful Kennet & Avon Canal. This wide beam passenger boat was purpose built for

carrying passengers. Facilities onboard include a well stocked bar serving tea, coffee, soft

drinks and beverages. Whilst on board we have included a cup of tea & slice of cake for

you! A lovely day out. A lovely day out! Includes Canal Trip and Tea & Cake. Only £44.00

Fri 2nd

Buckingham Palace - The State Rooms

For 10 weeks in the Summer months, the magnificent State Rooms are opened to the public. The rooms are furnished with many of the greatest

treasures from the Royal Collection including paintings by Van Dyck and Canaletto, sculpture by Canova and some of the finest English and French

furniture in the world. This Summer - perhaps more than most in recent years - now is the time to visit - in this very special Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Year. In celebration of The Queen's historic Platinum Jubilee in 2022, The State Rooms at Buckingham Palace will feature a display looking at The

Queen's Accession to the throne in February 1952. We suggest you bring a packed lunch to have before entering as catering is limited in the area. The

Garden Café overlooks the magnificent lawn and offers a selection of refreshments as you leave the Palace. Limited places available. Price includes

entrance ticket. Adult £55.00 | Young Person (18-24) £45.00 | Child £40.00

Mon 12th

Kennet & Avon Canal Trip

Please book early to avoid disappointment as these trips are extremely popular. We travel to the beautiful town of Bradford on Avon near Bath, with

an extended stop on the way at Salisbury and a chance to buy lunch to have on the boat. We board the superb M V Barbara McLellan broad beam

narrowboat and enjoy the wildlife and countryside on our 2 1/2 hour cruise along tranquil stretches of water with magnificent panoramic views

including crossing the Avoncliff Aqueduct. Limited places on the boat this year for more space - drinks available - loo on board.

Price includes boat fare. Only £35.00

Book online @ www.highcliffecoachholidays.co.uk

PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOU CANCEL YOUR DAY EXCURSION YOU MAY BE LIABLE FOR

CANCELLATION CHARGES AS SET OUT BELOW.

All mandatory pandemic measures are now removed for England

We are still keeping the vehicles spotless and hand sanitiser is available.

Seating is back to normal.

Air conditioning is set to use fresh air instead of recycled.

Mask wearing is optional.

We will make every effort to carry out the programme and itineraries as advertised but must reserve the right to cancel any

excursion or alter routes, timings or stopping places without prior notice due to circumstances beyond our control.

CANCELLATIONS & REFUNDS

If we are forced to cancel any excursion, a full refund will be made. In the event of a customer cancelling we shall apply charges in

line with the scale below. Tickets cannot be transferred to future trips.

More than 28 days notice - Full refund | 14 to 28 days notice - Less 25% | 7 to 13 days notice - Less 50% | Less than 7 days - No refund.

PICK-UP POINTS

Poole Seldown Lane - The Lighthouse Bus Stop | Parkstone Ashley Rd - St Johns Church | Branksome Poole Rd - John Lewis |

Westbourne Bingo Hall | Bournemouth Travel Interchange - normally Bay K | Boscombe Ashley Rd - Sovereign Centre | Southbourne

Southbourne Grove | Southbourne Belle Vue Rd - Co-Op | Christchurch Stour Rd - Riverland Court | Christchurch Bargates - Castles

Ironmongers | Purewell Cross Somerford Rd - In-Excess | Mudeford Mudeford Lane - Trafalgar Court | Friars Cliff The Runway -

Brabazon Drive | Highcliffe Smugglers Lane North - Saulflands | Highcliffe Lymington Rd - Medical Centre | Highcliffe Lymington Rd -

Sea Corner | New Milton Christchurch Rd - Housemartin Pub | New Milton - Bradbeers

TO BOOK

Please check the website for more information, pick up times and to book OR

01425 271111 - Mon to Fri - 9 til 1 - www.highcliffecoachholidays.co.uk

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