Top 5 UK Coach Holiday Destinations Countdown - 4 - Bournemouth

18 September 2017

In recent weeks, there's been some interesting news stories discussing the most beautiful countries in the world and, more recently, the happiest city in the UK! Well, it just so happens that the happiest place in the UK isn't a million miles away from number 4 in our Top 5 UK Coach Holiday destinations. 

Dorset & Bournemouth

Sitting on the beautiful south coast of England, Dorset has miles of unspoilt countryside and plenty of golden beaches to get you exploring the great outdoors. It's a county that is filled to the brim with impressive attractions, piers, acres of gardens, woodland and history. From Lyndhurst to the New Forest, there's plenty to do in one of the premier holiday centres of the UK. 

Bournemouth is well known for the 7 miles of glorious beach, Victorian architecture and the electric nightlife. It’s an easy-going seaside town with a bouncing town centre, museums, castles, galleries, crazy golf and hundreds of bars and restaurants that spark into life in the evening.

You may not have known that Bournemouth offers 2,000 acres of magnificent gardens and parks too. The Upper, Central and Lower gardens form the 3 parts of Bournemouth’s Gardens, famous for retaining its Victorian character.

You can walk 1.5 miles through these gardens, surrounded by pretty plants from around the world. The Listed Grade II gardens are a colourful, sensual attraction and during the summer months the Lower gardens host concerts and exhibitions.

Image source - Jeremy Tarling

If you're looking to have a relaxing break where you get the best of the coast and countryside, this Dorset holiday is ideal. To see the best of Bournemouth and the Isle of Wight, we have this fantastic holiday, which gives you plenty of time to enjoy everything Bournemouth and the Diamond Isle has to offer. 

We have already announced 5th place - Read all about the fifth most popular UK coach holiday destination here.


Comments

Be the first to comment on this post!

Comment on this post


A Gentleman's Guide to Packing for a Luxury Cruise
Divider

15 January 2018

Menswear specialist Joseph Turner share their tips on what you'll need to pack to look stylish on your luxury cruise this year.

Beautiful British Destinations Make The Guardians 2018 Hotlist
Divider

10 January 2018

Our home county of Norfolk was one of 6 British destinations listed in The Guardians' 2018 hotlist. Find out where else they recommend you visit and how Grand UK Holidays can help you get there.

Antique Fairs You Should Visit in 2018
Divider

21 December 2017

We've scoured the country to bring you a list of the best antique fairs to visit in 2018.


Browse our Travel Blog Archive by subject or date to find more fascinating things to read!

News Great Britain Top Tips & reviews Hobbies & Interests

Browse by Month


Our Privacy Policy, Copyright & terms of use on the blog - keeping us all safe online.


Request a brochure

If you live in our region just request our latest brochure and we'll pop one in the post and keep you up to date on our latest holiday news and offers.