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The Unspoilt Isles of Scilly

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(Tour code: 20ISS)

Journey to a hidden treasure of the British Isles

Journey to a hidden treasure of the British Isles, an archipelago off the Cornish coast boasting azure seas and almost tropical climes. By overnight sleeper train from London, discover the glorious Islands of Scilly.

  • The Riviera Sleeper Train
  • St Mary’s
  • Tresco
  • Sub tropical Abbey Gardens
  • St Agnes
  • The Atlantic Hotel
What’s Included
  • Standard Class Rail
    2 nights aboard the Riviera Sleeper train
  • Breakfast Every Day
    Selected Evening Meals
    3 Nights Hotel Accommodation
  • Abbey Gardens

The Unspoilt Isles of Scilly 2020Tour Details

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Day 1 Penzance

London to Penzance

Meet your Tour Manager at the First Class Lounge at Paddington Station. From here you will board the Riviera Sleeper, a rail service that runs through the night to Penzance, staying in sleeper cabins for the duration of the journey.

Day 2 St Mary's Harbour
St Mary's Harbour

Arrival on the Scilly Isles

After an evening spent riding the rails, today you will transfer to Penzance harbour in time for the direct ferry to the Island of St Mary's, where you check in to The Atlantic Hotel for the next 3 nights*.

  • Breakfast, Dinner
Days 3-4 Tresco Abbey Gardens
Tresco Abbey Gardens

St Mary’s and Tresco

Enjoy a full day exploring St Mary's today on a guided walking tour that takes in the region's most prestigious beauty spots such as the Old Town, whose church is the final resting place of former Prime Minister, Sir Harold Wilson. Day 4 then includes a guided walking tour of Tresco, the second largest of Scilly's Isles.

Your excursion takes you to the sub tropical Abbey Gardens, a haven for sun-loving plants from all over the world. With a collection as diverse as it is beautiful, wander the exotic lined pathways of this enchanting Scillonian attraction.

  • Day 3 - Breakfast, Dinner
  • Day 4 - Breakfast, Dinner
Day 5 St Agnes
St Agnes

St Agnes

Take the ferry to St Agnes* today, the Scilly's southern-most populated island. Enjoy some free time to explore this peaceful destination that boasts a welcoming pub, keeping the island's 72 inhabitants refreshed all year round.

Afterwards, return to St Mary's for the ferry to Penzance, enjoying dinner at a local restaurant before you catch the Riviera Sleeper back to London.

Alternatively, fly to Lands End and return by First Class rail to London, arriving on the same day when your tour will conclude.

  • Breakfast, Dinner
Day 6 Tour Concludes
Tour Concludes

Your tour concludes

After pulling into Paddington Station this morning, you disembark the train and are free to make your own way home.

Departure Times

Provisional departure and return times, where available, can be found together with dates and prices by clicking on the 'Prices & Availability' button. We will write to you around 10 weeks before your departure date with the precise meeting times for your tour group.

What’s included
  • Fully escorted by a UK Tour Manager from start to finish
  • All rail, coach and ferry travel throughout your tour
  • 3 nights' hotel accommodation with breakfast and 3 dinners
  • 2 nights aboard the Riviera Sleeper train (departure dependent)
  • Walking tour of Tresco, including Abbey Gardens, and St Mary's
  • Excursion to St Agnes


Not Included
  • Cancellation & Travel Insurance is not included in the price of the tour but can be arranged.

Please note: This tour may be suitable for reduced mobility passengers, please call for further information.

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Journey to a hidden treasure of the British Isles


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