8 days in Devon & Dorset Itinerary

8 days in Devon & Dorset Itinerary

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8 days in Devon & Dorset Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + Drive:  20 h
1
Woolacombe
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h
2
Plymouth
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Bournemouth
— 2 nights
Train + Fly:  19 h 15 min
End: Singapore


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1
day
Woolacombe

Woolacombe ©
Woolacombe is a seaside resort on the coast of North Devon, England, which lies at the mouth of a valley (or 'combe') in the parish of Mortehoe. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): hike along Walk - Morte Point Trail, enjoy the sand and surf at Barricane Beach, and then stroll through Woolacombe Beach.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Woolacombe trip itinerary maker site .

Singapore, Singapore to Woolacombe is an approximately 20-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Woolacombe, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in July, expect Woolacombe to be much colder, temps between 23°C and 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Plymouth.

Things to do in Woolacombe

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Walk - Morte Point Trail ©
Walk - Morte Point Trail
Woolacombe Beach ©
Woolacombe Beach
Barricane Beach ©
Barricane Beach

3
nights
Plymouth

Plymouth ©
Once an important departure point for immigrants sailing for the New World, Plymouth is now mostly known for being one of the world’s most impressive natural harbors.
Get some historical perspective at The Lost Gardens of Heligan and Plymouth Synagogue. Step out of the city life by going to Eden Project and Screech Owl Sanctuary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Plymouth: Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum (in Camelford), Tintagel Castle (in Tintagel) and Fistral Beach Bar (in Newquay). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Antony House.

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Plymouth day trip planning site .

You can drive from Woolacombe to Plymouth in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Bournemouth.

Things to do in Plymouth

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum, Antony House, Fistral Beach Bar, The Lost Gardens of Heligan, Screech Owl Sanctuary
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Plymouth Synagogue ©
Plymouth Synagogue
Eden Project ©
Eden Project
The Lost Gardens of Heligan ©
The Lost Gardens of Heligan

2
nights
Bournemouth

Bournemouth ©
Bournemouth is a large coastal resort town on the south coast of England directly to the east of the Jurassic Coast, a 155km World Heritage Site. On the 7th (Sun), kick back and relax at Weymouth Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bournemouth Beach. On your second day here, take in the dramatic natural features at Lulworth Cove and then identify plant and animal life at Monkey World.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Bournemouth trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Plymouth to Bournemouth in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July in Bournemouth, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bournemouth

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Weymouth Beach, Lulworth Cove, Monkey World
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Bournemouth Beach ©
Bournemouth Beach
Weymouth Beach ©
Weymouth Beach
Monkey World ©
Monkey World

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