One-Day Tour (Suggested Itinerary): Local pick-up & travel to Portsmouth to visit the Historic Dockyard. Highlights include:
HMS Victory: Nelson's flagship at Trafalgar & still the First Sea Lord's flagship today.
HMS Warrior: Part of Queen Victoria's battle fleet; once the most powerful warship afloat.
Mary Rose: The only 16th century warship on display anywhere in the world.
M33 Monitor (gunboat): Last surviving British warship of the Gallipoli campaign in 1915.
There are also several museums explaining the history & current role of the Royal Navy.
Portsmouth harbour tour: Subject to availability & time permitting.
Depart from Portsmouth & return to drop-off point(s).
Two-Day Tour (Suggested Itinerary): If you would like to extend your tour, we suggest the following:
Visits as above to HMS Victory, HMS Warrior, Mary Rose, M33, Naval Museums.
Overnight 3* star B&B accommodation in Portsmouth. Twin rooms with en-suite facilities.
An evening meal can be added to your stay if required.
Day Two: A variety of options are available on this day including the D-Day Museum; Southsea Castle, built by Henry VIII; Fort Nelson, overlooking Portsmouth naval base; Gosport, the home of the Museum of Naval Firepower & HMS Alliance, WWII submarine
Opportunity for lunch before departure.
Afternoon departure from Portsmouth & return to drop-off point(s). More visit(s) from the list above can be added in the afternoon if time permits or you don't mind a late evening return.