Isle of Man
Friday 30 August 2019
Depart Belfast International 1350. Arriving Isle of Man Airport 1435 (Hand luggage included)
Transfer to The Empress Hotel, Douglas where you will stay for the next 3 nights
This hotel is located on a beautiful setting, overlooking the open seaside. The local shops, restaurants and bars are within a 5 – 10-minute walk from your hotel. The remainder of your day will be free to have a wander and dine where you wish – there are a few local fish ‘n’ chip shops if you fancy that!
Saturday 31 August 2019
After breakfast, travel by coach to the old town of Castletown. Enjoy free time at the Marina followed by a visit to the Castle.
Departing Castletown, take a short drive to the Sound, one of the most scenic places in the British Isles. You may even get a glimpse of a seal! Enjoy lunch with some amazing views from the Sound Café (included).
In the afternoon, the coach will drop you in Port Erin where you will enjoy the scenic steam train journey back to Douglas. Remainder of your evening free in Port Douglas.
Sunday 1 September 2019
This morning you will head north towards the Laxey Wheel , the largest surviving waterwheel of its kind in the world. Beyond the wheel take an hour to explore the mine and the trail to the mine ruins to learn more about the lives of the Laxey miners.
Travel to Tynwald Mills for a wander round this historical mill that brings many brands together under one roof creating a great shopping experience. There are a couple of restaurant/coffee shop options for light lunch.
Return to Douglas for an evening meal in a local restaurant
Monday 2 September 2019
After Breakfast check-out of your hotel. Enjoy some free time in Douglas. Take a 2-mile horse drawn tram journey along the Douglas promenade. This tram was first introduced in Victorian times and to this day still carry’s tourist and locals along the promenade in the summer.
After luggage collection, you will return to Douglas airport at 1.30pm for your return flight at 3pm.
Single Supplement £60
Deposit £200 per person at time of booking. Balance due no later than 21 June 2019. Places will be offered on a first come first serve basis. Single rooms are limited.
- Return flights to Isle of Man with hand luggage and taxes included
- Coach on touring days
- Bed & Breakfast throughout
- 3 nights at Empress Hotel 3*
- 1 x lunch
- 1 x evening meal
- Thompson Travel Representative – Sharon Fleming
- Journey on Steam Train
- Entrance to Laxey Wheel
- Horse drawn tram on Douglas Promenade
- Hold luggage
- Items of a personal nature
- Personal Insurance
- Drinks at meals