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Expect VIP treatment and a plush, relaxing journey as we take you on a glorious, luxurious and delicious escape to discover the highlights and hidden gems of Cornwall.
Detailed Overview

Indulge yourself with a VIP experience of Culinary Cornwall.  From our stay at the very special and totally unique Alverton Manor, to a cookery masterclass at the Philleigh Way Cookery School and tea at Carbis Bay. Travel in style aboard our deluxe coach as we take in the scenic highlights of Trelissick Gardens, St Michael's Mount, Lands End and St Ives. This sensational culinary escape is a delight for all your senses, allowing plenty of time to savour the freshest fare in Cornwall's most stunning and charming towns.

Price Includes

  • VIP Coach

  • 3 nights dinner, bed & breakfast at the unique Alverton Manor Hotel

  • 3-course dinner, 3 choices per courses

  • Tea/coffee after dinner

  • Full cooked breakfast

  • A Philleigh Way Cookery School Cornish Pasty and Scone Baking Masterclass, including a welcome tea/coffee on arrival and a Cornish tea to finish

  • Fal River trip from Falmouth to Trelissick via St Mawes

  • Entrance to Trelissick Gardens

  • Afternoon tea at the Carbis Bay Hotel & Estate

  • Complimentary hot drinks on board the coach

  • Porterage

  • Escorted throughout

VIP Coach

  • Leather, reclining seats

  • Five 22" screens with Sky TV

  • DVD/CD player and DAB radio

  • Chromecast

  • Integrated kitchen

  • LED mood lighting

  • Black tinted windows

  • Toilet

  • Wi-Fi

  • Air conditioning

  • USB ports and power sockets

  • 7 tables

  • 3-point seat belt

Please note: Some seats on the VIP coach will be facing backwards due to table positions. Please ask at time of booking where your chosen seat is located.

Tour Itinerary
Day 1

Expect only the best as a VIP guest, as we make our way in pure comfort and style aboard our premier league coach to our hotel, The Alverton Manor Hotel - one of Truro's best kept secrets.

Day 2

Day 2 - Master Class Experience at the Philleigh Way Cookery School + St Mawes and Ferry to Falmouth for Trelissick Gardens
This morning we make our way to the Philleigh Way Cookery School, located on the beautiful Roseland Peninsula. We sip on tea/coffee as we meet our tutor and enjoy an authentic Cornish pasty making demonstration, discovering the history and culture of the beloved Cornish pasty. Then it’s your turn to craft your very own pasty under the watchful eye of the chef, offering added guidance when it comes to the all important crimping. Whilst our creations are cooking, we are treated to a homemade scone demonstration - and then we can feast upon our freshly baked pasties and classic Cornish cream tea (remember, when in Cornwall it's jam first!)

Once sated, we then make our way to the pretty fishing village of St Mawes where we have some time at leisure to explore; before enjoying a short ferry trip across the Fal River to Falmouth and a boat cruise from Falmouth to Trelissick Gardens. Here we can enjoy the landscaped gardens, exotic borders, orchards, parklands and stunning maritime views, making this a treat for both gardening enthusiasts and those who appreciate the delights of the great outdoors.

Day 3

Day 3 - St Micheals Mount / Land's End / St Ives / Carbis Bay Hotel Afternoon Tea
After breakfast we travel to Marazion. Home of the iconic St Michael's Mount, a tidal island half a mile offshore with a causeway that links it to the mainland at low tide. Here we have free time to for a photo opportunity before we head to Land's End, via a scenic drive. This legendary rocky headland has inspired writers and artists across time with its breathtaking views.

Our journey continues around the coast to St Ives. Here we experience a totally different scene, that also inspired the arts. Bright light, sparkling waters, clear sands and the beauty of this town that is the home of British modern art.

You may have seen the stunning back drop to the 2021 G7 summit at the Carbis Bay Hotel. It looked like the Caribbean with its golden sands, clear water and blue blue sky - and it is here that we will enjoy a delightful afternoon tea. Whilst we can't guarantee the weather, we can promise a truly indulgent moment in one of the world's most beautiful bays.

After tea, we make our way back to our stunning hotel to relax before dinner.

Day 4

Sadly, after breakfast, we have to return home today...but we'll do it in style.

Other Information

Hotel

4* Alverton Manor Hotel, Truro

Our retreat is the luxurious Alverton Manor Hotel where you can expect nothing less than the best with unrivalled hospitality and award-winning food. Previously a convent, the hotel is a historic grade II* listed building that has sat hillside in Cornwall's capital, Truro, since 1830. With its own bell tower, slate roof, arched mullioned windows, ivy clad walls and curved archways uncovering hidden hideaways, this offers you a unique experience and the perfect place from which to explore Cornwall's iconic attractions and most beautiful destinations.

• Restaurant • Bar • Sun terrace • TV • Tea and coffee making facilities • Radio • Hairdryer • 

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