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Dunster By Candlelight

3 DAY - Tour number AW0040

A special event in Somerset’s calendar. For one weekend every December, this remarkably preserved medieval village turns its back on the present and lights its streets with candles.

Included In Cost

● Coach travel
● porterage
● 2 nights bed and breakfast
● 1 lunch ● 1 dinner
● shuttle transfer Minehead to Dunster on Saturday



Day 1 Morning departure for the journey to Devon by way of Ottery St Mary, with a visit to Otter Nurseries for lunch before continuing to Tiverton and the hotel for a two night stay.

Day 2 Morning at leisure, then enjoy a lunch at the hotel before departing for a scenic drive through some of Exmoor’s National Park, before arriving at Minehead. Later you will join a shuttle bus for a transfer to Dunster to see this village lit with candles and lanterns and to enjoy the entertainment. The atmosphere is both traditional and entertaining, including carol singers, Morris dancers, hand bell ringers, a large fairground organ and choirs in the Parish church. Late arrival back to hotel. Dinner not provided this evening.

Day 3 After breakfast, depart the hotel and you will travel to the city of Exeter for lunch and free time before commencing the homeward journey.


Tiverton Hotel

Located in the heart of mid Devon and sits within two and a half acres of mature gardens. All bedrooms are en-suite with TV, hairdryer, WiFi and hospitality tray. Lift bar and restaurant.

Single room supplement £58
Holiday insurance £13
(70 years and over £21)

Tour No AW0040

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