Taylors Day Trips
As well as some fantastic holidays, Taylors also offer a variety of day trips including theatre trips, shopping trips, sightseeing and so much more! Whether you’re looking for a fun family day out, a couples escape or a day at the races for some real excitement, Taylors have it all! Click below for a full list and prices of our day trips throughout 2016.
Join us today as we head to Cardiff for the day. Known as the capital of shopping with a combination of designer brands, high street names and more individual and independent brands, there’s something for everyone.
Tiverton Horse Drawn Barge
Being one of the last remaining horse-drawn barges in the UK, today we are enjoying a truly unique and memorable experience of yesteryear! Enjoy breathtaking scenery during this relaxing trip lasting over 2 hours whilst hearing memorable tales and historical facts about the horse-drawn barge and the Grand Western Canal. On the return back why not enjoy a drink or a bite to eat at the Ducks Ditty Cafe!
Crab Fest, Salcombe
Join us today as we travel to the popular Crab Fest in Salcombe where the crab fishing industry comes out of its shell! Held to celebrate crab, seafood and the local arts and crafts, this popular event includes over 40 exhibitors including prominent local chefs. Watch them prepare delicious local sea food, enjoy hands on demonstrations, sample local wines, enjoy live music and much more!
Lynton & Lynmouth
Today we head to the coast of the Exmoor National Park, visiting the twin towns of Lynton & Lynmouth. Lynton is an attractive village with a good range of restaurants and cafes as well as art & craft shops and a museum. Why not enjoy a coffee and slice of cake before taking a look through the exhibitions showcased in the grand Town Hall. Six hundred feet below Lynton is the small harbour of Lynmouth. The two villages are linked by a famous cliff railway, which is well worth a ride!
Compton Acres & Poole Shopping
Today we visit Compton Acres, a large privately owned garden in Poole, Dorset with over 10 acres of horticultural heaven, lovely views over Poole Harbour and the distant Purbeck Hills. After your visit you will be taken to Poole, home to the largest indoor shopping centre in Dorset. Here you will discover over 110 stores including fashion, beauty, music, food and gifts or why not Stroll along Poole's historic quayside and delve deep into the heart of the old town!
Bourton on the Water & Moreton in Marsh
Today we visit Bourton on the Water & Moreton in the Marsh, both steeped in history with chocolate box houses and meandering streets, hosting many shops and cafes. These pretty villages are the perfect places to explore for a taste of quintessential Cotswold life.
Weston Super Mare Air Show
Held on the Seafront and Beach Lawns in Weston-Super-Mare, this event is a mix of spectacular aerobatic displays and armed forces celebrations with something for everyone including fun fair rides, military displays, trade stands and activities to entertain the whole family.
Looe & Polperro
Today we visit the historic town of Looe and un-spoilt fishing village of Polperro. Enjoy locally sourced fish and chips or a traditional cornish pasty on the quayside in laid back Looe before we take the short trip to Polperro, undoubtedly one of the prettiest villages in Cornwall.
Today we visit Brixham a stunningly beautiful harbourside town on South Devon’s beautiful English Riviera with picturesque cottages and quant harbour.
Hampton Court Flower Show
This July we are visiting the Hampton Court Palace Flower Show where you can experience the world’s largest annual flower show in the setting of the historic palace. Here you can explore the innovative show gardens and snap a picture of the stunning flower displays. Watch demonstrations by both celebrity gardeners and chefs around the showgrounds. Plus, get tips on gardening in a changing climate and shop for garden supplies to create your own little oasis at home!
Dartmouth, Paddle Steamer Cruise & Totnes
Today we travel to Dartmouth where we board the Paddle Steamer Kingswear Castle, one of the last coal-fired paddle steamers in operation in the UK today. Sit back and enjoy a relaxing 1½ hour scenic cruise which winds its way along the river Dart to Totnes. After your relaxing trip you will have free time to explore the beautiful town of Totnes.
Today we find ourselves in the world of Downton Abbey as we visit Highclere Castle and Gardens! Wander through this magnificent stately home and admire the fine interiors and wonderful Victorian architecture. Saunter through the attractive well landscaped grounds before relaxing in the Castle Tearooms where you can indulge in a cream tea before browsing the Gift Shop.
Today we visit the edge-of-the Cotswolds spa town Cheltenham renowned for its Regency architecture, outstanding museum and art gallery, stylish shopping, colourful parks and floral displays!
Lymington Market, New Forest Drive & Cream Tea
Today we travel to the historic town of Lymington in the New Forest for the traditional charter market which fills both sides of the High Street with stalls which runs down to the Quay. After browsing the market and town we take a leisurely drive through the New Forest before stopping off for a cream tea!
Mystery Drive & Lunch
Join us today for a mystery drive and lunch all organised by Taylors dedicated team.
Boscastle & Tintagel
Join us as we visit the picturesque and historic villages of Boscastle & Tintagel. Starting at Boscastle one of Cornwall's most romantic places and known for its remoteness and rugged beauty. We then travel to Tintagel whose castle ruins are associated with King Arthur and his knights of the Round Table!
Taylors Travel Club Member Mystery
Join us today for Today for Taylors Travel Club Member Special. Sit back and relax as we take you to a mystery location!
New Forest Drive & Lunch
Join us today as we drive through the beautiful New Forest stopping first at the chocolate box Village of Burley, home to a wealth of tea rooms & gift shops with ponies roaming freely! We then travel to Lymington and stop in a lovely rural pub for a relaxed carvery and dessert before taking you to the delightful village of Lyndhurst before taking a scenic route back home.
Cardiff Christmas Market & Shopper
Join us today as we head to Cardiff. Known as the capital of shopping with a combination of designer brands, high street names and more individual and independent brands, there’s something for everyone.
Winter Wonderland - Hyde Park
Join us as we travel to Hyde Park for a day filled with fun, laughter and excitement where you can skate around the ice-rink, ride the adrenaline fuelled roller coaster or stroll around the German Christmas market!
Winchester Christmas Market
Shop 'til you drop at Winchester’s annual Christmas Market, claimed to be England’s Christmas Capital with its Cathedral at the heart of the festivities with a stunning Christmas Market and real Ice Rink dominating its beautiful and historic Close.
Bournemouth Christmas Gardens of Light & Christmas Market
Join us as we travel to Bournemouth where the town centre and gardens are transformed into a magical winter wonderland. Full of atmosphere and tradition with an air of enchantment, the Christmas market snakes its way through the heart of Bournemouth square awash with scores of pretty chalets and bars with delicious festive food and pretty traditional gifts from all over Europe. There is also a beautiful open air ice rink bringing a frosty and magical winter feeling to the gardens.
Taylors Christmas Meal & Panto
Come and join us for Taylors annual Mystery Drive, Christmas Meal and Panto in our tastefully decorated coach!