From the local area the coach will head to Bournemouth, we expect to arrive at approximately 13.00hrs. The drop off point will be on 'Westover Road', by the Pavillion Theatre. You will have the day free to explore before the coach departs at 18.00hrs to head back to the local area.
Bournemouth Christmas Tree Wonderland Trail
Starting from Bournemouth Seafront a Christmas adventure full of delight awaits as Bournemouth’s Big Wheel becomes a spectacular illuminated beacon at the start of your captivating journey.
Next to the Big Wheel, the grandeur of the Moscow Tree conjures up mesmerising visions of the cityscapes and forests. As you make your way towards Bournemouth’s stunning Lower Gardens, step into a fairy tale and watch the entrancing Tree of Light, with its story book quality, light up the night sky inspiring a Christmas wish or two.
Let the captivating sight of the St Petersburg Tree shimmering with a blue glacial glow lead you into an enchanting walk through the Victorian gardens. Past Pavilion Dance and the Pavilion Theatre, follow the cluster of trees wrapped in glimmering lights that lead you to the Bethlehem Tree complete with its own nativity scene.
Catch if you can the illuminated gingerbread people amongst the trees as they take you to one of Bournemouth’s earliest garden features, the Grade II listed Rockery, transformed into a luminous midwinter spectacle with 40 miniature trees and a waterfall of light.
Up ahead you will see the replica of the spectacular Seattle Tree with its delicate bauble shapes which has delighted crowds across the world. Keeping to the right-hand path you can lose yourself in the Pine Tree Walk, as a canopy of cascading lights and the scent of Christmases past create a captivating walkway.
As you emerge from the Pine Tree Walk and bear left in the distance you will see the blushing pink of the Warsaw Tree and the chance to get a closer look at the iconic Seattle Tree.
The above timings and information are subject to traffic conditions and we reserve the right to make any changes necessary without prior notification.
Coaches for our Day Trips will be in either 'Motts' or 'Crusader' Livery.