Steeped in history and legend, Somerset is replete with places and sights to experience including the historic Longleat House & Safari Park.
Monday We travel to Street.
Tuesday Following breakfast, we travel to Bishop Lydeard and join the West Somerset Railway and step back in time and enjoy a nostalgic 20 mile journey through stunning Somerset countryside. The line meanders through the Quantock Hills and along the Bristol Channel Coast to Minehead. We will enjoy free time in Minehead, before returning by coach.
Wednesday Today we enjoy a visit to Longleat House & Safari Park. Go back in time and experience over 450 years of history at Longleat House and get up close with many of Africa and Asia’s majestic animals in the safari park. In 2016 Longleat, home to the Marquis of Bath, celebrated its 50th Anniversary of its incredible Safari Park.
Thursday Enjoy a day at leisure or we may offer an optional excursion (charge applicable). Your driver will provide you with further information.
Friday We depart after breakfast and return home.
The Wessex Hotel nestles in the heart of beautiful Somerset close to the centre of Street and a short walk from Clarks Village retail outlet, which offers over 90 stores at discounted prices. All bedrooms are en-suite with television and tea/coffee making facilities. Additional facilities include a bar and restaurant. Lift to all floors. Official rating AA 3 star.