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Thomas Hardy - Itinerary & Pricing Examples

the Thomas Hardy memorial window in Stinsford Church in DorsetPlease note that these are just examples. Your tour itinerary will be prepared to meet your group's exact requirements and will be priced according to numbers, date of travel and inclusions. You can include as much, or as little, as you like.

Example Itinerary based on 20 people travelling together (2 nights)

DAY 1
1600 hrs Arrive at your hotel in the Dorchester area - right in the heart of Hardy's Wessex - and check in.
Evening at leisure.
DAY 2
0830 hrs Breakfast.
0930 hrs Board your coach for transfer to Higher Bockhampton where Hardy was born.
1130 hrs Visit Stinsford Church where Hardy's heart is buried alongside his first wife.
Break for lunch at a place of your choice.
1500 hrs Private tour of Max Gate where Thomas Hardy lived for 43 years.
Evening at leisure.
DAY 3
0830 hrs Breakfast, check out and leave your luggage with the concierge.
0930 hrs Board your coach and head over to Corfe Castle for a guided tour.
1130 hrs After a break for coffee reboard your coach and continue on to Studland Bay for a walk along the beach which is owned by the National Trust, so completely unspoilt. The coach will now take you back to your hotel. Collect your luggage and depart.

Above 2 night break for 20 from £169 per person to include:

  • 2 nights bed and breakfast in hotel in the Dorchester area (twin/double share).
  • 1.5 days private coach hire.
  • Entrance to Higher Bockhampton.
  • Private tour of Max Gate.
  • Entrance to Corfe Castle and private tour.
Please note that these are just examples. Your tour itinerary will be prepared to meet your group's exact requirements and will be priced according to numbers, date of travel and inclusions. You can include as much, or as little, as you like.

 

Alternative 2 night break for 10 from £175 per person to include:

  • 2 nights bed and breakfast in hotel in the Dorchester area (twin/double share).
  • Entrance to Higher Bockhampton.
  • Private tour of Max Gate.
  • 2-course dinner at your hotel (all drinks extra).
  • Entrance to Marine Aquarium in Lyme Regis.
  • Pub Lunch

Book Club Tours look forward to arranging your unique Thomas Hardy tour to Dorset.

 

Book Club Tours LLP, 33 Broad Lane, Hampton, Middlesex TW12 3AL • Tel: 020 8979 2285