Portsmouth and Chichester
The Sussex Coast and South Downs is home to the UK's newest National Park and has a rich naval history, stunning countryside and dramatic shoreline. Our beachfront hotel in Southsea, Portsmouth, is ideally located for excursions throughout the region including historic Chichester and cosmopolitan Brighton.
Chichester • South Downs • Portsmouth • Amberley Museum and Heritage Centre • Brighton
Day 1 Travel to the hotel in Portsmouth.
Day 2 Allow free time in the resort of Bognor before travelling to the historic city of Chichester with its spectacular Norman Cathedral, circular walk around the city walls and numerous galleries. Continue for a scenic drive through the South Downs including visits to the region's highlights such as West Wittering beach, Midhurst and Petworth.
Day 3 A full day excursion to Portsmouth Historic Dockyard including the Mary Rose, HMS Victory, HMS Warrior 1860, National Museum Royal Navy Portsmouth, Action Stations and the Harbour Tour.
Day 4 Enjoy a half day at Amberley Museum and Heritage Centre. Dedicated to the heritage of the South East, exhibits include a narrow-gauge railway and bus service providing nostalgic travel around the 36 acre site. In addition to a unique collection of listed buildings and ancient monuments, the museum is also home to traditional crafts people. On then to Brighton to explore the traditional shops and arcades in The Lanes historic quarter and don't miss the famous Brighton Pier, the Royal Pavilion (admission to which can be included at an additional cost) or the i360.
Day 5 Homeward journey.
All tours are tailored to your requirements
Best Western Royal Beach Hotel, Portsmouth
This traditional Victorian seaside hotel has stood on Southsea beach since it opened in 1866. It has a beautiful period façade, elegant public areas and recently refurbished bedrooms.
• 3 star • 124 bedrooms • Lift
Your tour includes:
• 5 days coach services
• 4 nights half board in Portsmouth with:
Tea/coffee on arrival
Full English breakfast
3 course dinner with choice and tea/coffee
• Admission to Portsmouth Historic Dockyard
• Admission to Amberley Museum and Heritage Centre
While we offer a very wide range of destinations it is impossible to feature everything here. If you cannot see what you are looking for please contact us to discuss your requirements.