Isle of Wight, Osborne House, Fish & Chips and Donkey Sanctuary (13 May 18)

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Copy of Copy of Dining room inside Osborne House
Copy of Copy of Osborne House from the garden at the rear
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Copy of Copy of Shanklin (road down to beach)
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Copy of Copy of Dining room inside Osborne House
Copy of Copy of Osborne House from the garden at the rear
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Copy of Copy of Shanklin (road down to beach)
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Isle of Wight, Osborne House, Fish & Chips and Donkey Sanctuary (13 May 18)

69.00

The price for your day out includes:

  • Return coach travel to Southampton ferry terminal and on the Isle of Wight;
  • Return ferry service with Red Funnel;
  • Entrance to Osborne House and Gardens;
  • Visits to The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary; and
  • Fish & Chip lunch at The Waterfront Inn, Shanklin.

Please see our pickup points and itinerary below.

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Osborne House

Visit Victoria and Albert's private apartments, their bathing beach and children's play-cottage for an intimate glimpse of royal family life. Stroll through garden terraces where the stunning views across the Solent reminded Prince Albert of the Bay of Naples.

Osborne House reflects Queen Victoria and Prince Albert's passions, tastes and style. Ornate furnishings and artefacts from The Royal Collection fill rooms and corridors where Victoria entertained heads of state, inventors, princess and princesses and ruled the vast British Empire.

The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary

The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary won the “Best Place To Meet A Furry Friend” category at the “Red Funnel My Isle of Wight Awards” for the third year in a row.*


Coach Joining Points and Pickup Times (PURPLE route)

  • 06:30 Fleet - Bus Stop outside Chutneys on Reading Road South
  • 06:45 Aldershot - Princes Hall
  • 06:55 Farnham - Marlborough Head Public House opposite Woolmead
  • 07:05 Bentley - Bus Stop Station Road/Junction High Street
  • 07:20 Alton - Swan Hotel High Street Bus Stop
  • 07:30 Four Marks - Tesco Bus Stop Winchester Road

Itinerary

  • 09:00 Depart Southampton ferry terminal on the Red Funnel service to East Cowes;
  • 10:00 Arrive East Cowes;
  • 10:15 Arrive Osborne House;
  • 13:00 Depart Osborne House to Shanklin;
  • 13:30 Arrive Shanklin for Fish & Chip Lunch and free time to explore this seaside town;
  • 14:45 Depart Shanklin to the The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary;
  • 15:15 Arrive at The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary in Wroxall. Free time get up close to the donkeys. There is also a cafe and souvenir shop to enjoy refreshments and a piece of cake (not included);
  • 16:30 Depart Donkey Sanctuary to East Cowes for 17:00 check-in;
  • 17:30 Depart East Cowes ferry terminal on the Red Funnel service to Southampton;
  • 18:30 Arrive Southampton ready for the coach journey home;
  • Return to your original joining point 19:30-20:30.

* Red Funnel My Isle of Wight Awards, established by Red Funnel, is the only visitor-voted competition on the Island and recognises local tourism which makes an outstanding contribution.