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Brighton and Eastbourne

This tour to the south coast of England lets us enjoy the pretty seaside cities of Brighton and Eastbourne, as well as some quaint settlements in the East Sussex countryside. We also include a trip to Wakehurst Botanical Garden, part of the Kew Gardens family.


At a Glance:

  • Brighton

  • Eastbourne

  • Wakehurst Gardens

Day 1

Depart from your home and travel to Brighton arriving at our hotel late afternoon with tea/coffee and biscuits being served on arrival.


Day 2

We start the day with an excursion to Eastbourne, one of England's best loved seaside resorts, Eastbourne has a leisurely atmosphere with its elegant seafront terraces, level promenades and immaculate gardens. On the way to Eastbourne we follow the South Coast's beaches and cliffs with breath taking views over the sea; passing through Newhaven and Beachy Head. In the afternoon, we visit the pretty downland village of Alfriston for a short stop before returning to Brighton after relaxing day out.

B, D

Day 3

Today is free for you to discover Brighton. The city has many attractions including the Lanes, a maze of little streets with lots of specialist shops, the famous Brighton Pavilion, a Royal beach house built in Indian style and full of amazing treasures. Enjoy a stroll along the pier and wide promenade or just sit and watch the world go by.

B, D

Day 4

Our day takes us to Wakehurst Botanic Garden. Here you can explore the wild botanic garden, home to the Millennium Seed Bank and over 500 acres of the world's plants in the heart of Sussex. After our day at Wakehurst Botanic Garden, we head to Lewes, the county town of East Sussex for a short stop and time to explore and perhaps enjoy an afternoon drink before we return to Brighton.

B, D

Day 5

After a leisurely breakfast we leave and head for home.


B=Breakfast Included, D=Evening Meal Included

Hotel: Old Ship Hotel

The Old Ship is the most historic hotel in Brighton and is located in the heart of the city centre and overlooking Brighton’s glorious seafront. The hotel prides itself on excellent customer service in comfortable and relaxed surroundings. All bedrooms are en suite and have all the facilities you would expect from a hotel of this standard. The hotel has 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
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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