There are some fantastic places to visit that are practically on our doorstep. If you fancy exploring somewhere closer to home, these day trips are perfect for you. Stunning scenery, picturesque beaches, plenty of shops and much more are all within Devon & Cornwall.
New for 2018 - Trerice is an intimate Elizabethan manor and a Cornish gem and remains little changed by the advances in building fashions over the centuries. Cornwall County Council bought the Estate in 1919 and divided up much of the land into smaller farms for war veterans. In 1953 Trerice was purchased by the National Trust.
Join us for a cruise on the oldest shipping canal in Europe. Travelling from Exmouth to Exeter our journey will take us through 2 working canal locks and the Countess Weir Swing Bridge. We will then spend the afternoon in Exeter before returning to Plymouth by coach.
New for 2019 - We visit Prideaux Place which is a stunningly beautiful Elizabethan mansion tucked away above the busy port of Padstow, the home of the Prideaux family for over 400 years. We complete our day with an afternoon at leisure in the pretty fishing port of Padstow.
Alongside our ever popular Exeter Canal Cruise trips, Plymouth Citycoach are now pleased to offer an enhanced day out by offering a joint excursion that will include a guided tour of the magnificent Powderham Castle followed by a 75 minute River Exe Cruise.
Cadhay Manor is 1 mile north west of Ottery St Mary and is surrounded by magnificient gardens with herbaceous borders and yew hedges. It looks out over the original medieval fish ponds which may well have been used by the Warden and Canons of the Church of St Mary of Ottery
Bude has a surprisingly diverse town centre. Whilst you won't find the High Street big names it has still plenty to offer. Discover the timeless village of Clovelly where the steep, cobbled street tumbles down past gleaming white cottages.
Penzance is Cornwall's largest and most westerly borough. Only 10 miles from Land's End, the town is surrounded by an area of Celtic culture and outstanding natural beauty. Land’s End is one of Britain’s best loved landmarks, famous for its unique location and beautiful scenery.
Powderham Castle occupies a beautiful setting in a deer park on the banks of the river Exe, here you will have a guided tour which lasts approx. 1 hour but you will also have free time to take a leisurely stroll back through any areas you want to visit in more detail afterwards.