2019 Final Itinerary

2nd-7th May 2019

Thursday 2nd May

  • 1745 Arrive Higher Buckeridge Road. Parking available here and in neighbouring streets, eg Ashleigh Drive, Ashleigh Rise & Ashleigh Way, Hazeldown Road
  • 1800 Coach departs Higher Buckeridge Road, Teignmouth
  • Pickups in Bishopsteignton & Kingsteignton by arrangement
  • 2045 Pont Aven night ferry Plymouth-Roscoff

Friday 3rd May

  • 0800 Arrival in Roscoff, coach transfer to Perros
  • 0930 approx. Welcome to Perros by host families at Place de Teignmouth
  • 1800 Civic Reception at the Palais de Congrès to celebrate 40th twinning anniversary
  • Inauguration of the twinning sculpture
  • Dinner with host families

Saturday 4th May

  • 0845 Departure to the town of Moncontour by car
  • 1000 Arrival Moncontour
  • 1015-1200 Guided tour of the medieval town of Moncontour One group in French, the other in English
  • 1230-1400 Meal at either Le Chaudron Magique or La Mulette restaurant
  • Afternoon: free to return to Perros-Guirec. Possible visit on return route to: Lamballe, St Brieuc Bay area, Plouha’s Cliffs, Chatelaudren, Lanleff …
  • Evening: Meet in groups for dinner

Sunday 5th May

  • Free morning and afternoon to allow families to spend time together. Activities can be tailored to suit participants’ mobility, interests, needs and the weather.
  • Suggested excursions: Boat trip to the Seven Islands, garden visits, La Roche Jagu castle & gardens, Lannion city tour.
  • 1915 Formal dinner at Espace Rouzic, Perros-Guirec, with music & dancing (an occasion to dress up for).

Monday 6th May

  • Morning : Free
  • 1400-1700 choice of visits to
    • Tonquédoc, medieval castle (€5 admission) or
    • a snail breeding farm (€4 admission)
  • 1800-1930 Farewell cold buffet at Espace Rouzic
  • 2000 Departure of coach from restaurant to Roscoff
  • 2300 L’Armorique night ferry departs Roscoff

Tuesday 7th May*

  • 0630 Arrival in Plymouth to board coach back to Teignmouth
  • 0800 approx. Arrival Buckeridge Road Teignmouth.