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5-Day Devon and Cornwall Small-Group Tour from London

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78 reviews
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London
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Overview

At a glance
Category: Day Trips
Duration: 5 days
Highlights
Breakfast included
Small group ensures personal service
Save on admission to selected attractions
Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
Multi-Day Trip
Led by a local guide
Description
From London, your five-day Devon and Cornwall tour begins with a relaxing drive through Wessex on your way to the famous stone circle of Stonehenge – your first stop on the tour. On Day 1, you’ll also visit the South Devon coast, where a stunning landscape awaits you, and Exeter, where you’ll stay for two nights in your choice of a three-star bed and breakfast or three-star hotel.

On your second day, visit mystic Dartmoor, where you’ll hear spooky stories from your guide, and Tavistock, a beautiful small town. Spend the afternoon and evening in Exeter.

Day 3 offers the beauty of Cornwall. Visit the civil parish of Launceston, the Bodmin moor, Golitha Falls, St Neats church and Tintagel Castle. End the day in Falmouth, where you’ll stay for two more nights.

On your fourth day, visit the island of St Michaels Mount and beautiful Minack Theatre. Also visit the white sandy beaches of Porthcurno and Penzance. Move on to Land's End, before you head back to Falmouth.

On Day 5, visit Glastonbury with its ancient, mythical connections to King Arthur before returning to London. Return to London in the evening.

Please note: Breakfast is included in your accommodation; you'll have enough free time to enjoy lunch and dinner on your own.

See the Itinerary section below for details on each day.
Inclusions
Professional guide/driver
Small-group tour (maximum 16 people)
4 nights in either a 3-star B&B or hotel
Breakfast on days 2, 3, 4, 5
Transportation in top-of-the-line 16-seat Mercedes mini coach
Gratuities (optional)
Food and drinks, unless specified
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Entrance fees

Location

Meeting point
Greenline Coach Terminal

Reviews

kleffner,
Nov 2017

I thoroughly enjoyed this tour. Our tour guide Hugh from Rabbie's was excellent. He was great about providing the history, enthusiastic about the stories he told, and seemed to care a lot about making sure everyone was enjoying themselves. The timing of this tour in October was also perfect. We had such nice weather and the places we visited were not very busy at least compared to summer. I certainly recommend, this tour, Rabbie's, and Hugh.

Jonathan B,
Oct 2017

Very well planned and organized trip! Tony, our driver / tour guide, was a wealth of information, stories, personality and could even navigate the 2-lane country roads without incident -- my hats off to you! In Tony's words, this trip is a tasting menu of the incredible history of Devon and Cornwall. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves, and definitely recommend this tour for all who are interested in experiencing southwest England.

Arthur B,
Oct 2017

Tour was amazing. We truly enjoyed the history and stories that Dave and Nick shared with us. They were very accommodating and helpful throughout the tour. We would highly recommend this tour. Dave and Nick made it fun and interesting. Small group size just adds to the experience.

barcat,
Oct 2017

This trip was wonderful! We pack a lot of territory into five days and our very skilled driver, Geoff /Jeff, made it interesting and fun, and taught us so much history. While it was basically a taste of Devon and Cornwall I'm not sure I would have been able to see this part of England any other way so a little bit was so much better than nothing. We stayed in hotels and our accommodations were good. I would absolutely do a longer trip just like this.

Jane H,
Sep 2017

Fantastic tour Rabbies UK thanks to Hugh our driver and guide. Small group of 14 with 3 solo travellers which I was one. I chose B and B which was comfortable and well located. Hugh was excellent so knowledgeable we all had a great fun holiday thanks to him, with a great group as well, made friends for life

Patrick James C,
Sep 2017

Wonderful tour. Well organized. Good accommodations. Exceptional driver and tour guide Kevin. Exceeded our expectations.

William D,
Sep 2017

We just loved this tour....our guide Jamie and his trainee John, could not have been more professional, knowledgable, and friendly. Great guys ! The guest houses we stayed at were just the type places we'd hoped for. All of the locations we visited and toured, were well chosen and our guides brought their respective histories to life before and after each visit. Along with pointers about local cuisine, the lore and fun of the trip made it the high light of our month long stay in Europe. We highly recommend this trip.....also, we met some really good folks on this trip from the land down under, and the land nearby ! Great trip !

Christopher M,
Sep 2017

We certainly enjoyed this tour with our guide/driver Kevin. He was very well organized and handed us a package when we boarded the bus with brochures and maps for all the places we were to visit. Our mini bus 16 people was brand new and very clean and comfortable. We enjoyed all of the places we visited especially Winchester, Boscastle, Tintagel home of King Arthur!!, the beautiful Minack Theatre. We would have preferred to stay at Boscastle or Glastonbury rather than Exeter and would have like to have visited St Michael's Mount instead of viewing it from a distance. That aside we had a wonderful time with very good B and B accommodation in Exeter and Falmouth. We enjoyed driving over the moors at Dartmoor and we saw the prison and the ponies. I would definitely recommend this tour. We have some lovely memories.

CHRISTINE P,
Aug 2017

Top trip so well executed, our stays were more than expected and Peter went above and beyond to make this one of the most memorable trips

Barbara Joyce W,
Sep 2017

The itinerary was not exactly as described - there was no sighting of the Durdle Door as promised and the visit to the island of St. Michaels Mount was actually a brief photo stop at the beach to see the island from a distance was told by the local tour guide it isn't actually part of the itinerary. Apart from that I thought the tour was great value and it certainly is a beautiful part of England to visit. I enjoyed the small size of the group and the flexibility with the time schedule. The staff from Rabbies made the trip fun and I would not hesitate to use Rabbies Trailblazers again.