14 Brilliant Staycation Breaks for 2021


Each exploring some of the finest staycation destinations the UK has to offer, we start with a Scottish Highlands adventure.

Extended! – April 2021

1. Scottish Highlands & Skye


Discover the scenic Scottish Highlands on a wonderful short break adventure.

A roll-call of classic highlights include quintessential Scottish experiences.

Enjoying a whisky tasting, a Loch Ness cruise and a journey on the iconic Fort William to Mallaig Line, of Harry Potter fame, a fitting final chapter gives you the chance to tick off a grand Scottish island.

Venturing to Skye, you will enjoy a scenic tour of the island and a visit to Dunvegan Castle.

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2. Cornwall – Falmouth Bay & St Ives

A varied and exciting self-drive tour exploring the ultimate Staycation destination, travel south in 2021 to the Cornish coast.

See Tintagel Castle, St Michael’s Mount and the Lost Gardens of Heligan alongside some of the prettiest fishing towns and villages in the world!

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3. Belfast, Giant’s Causeway & Mount Stewart

Giants Causeway

Blending countryside, coastline and charming cities, this short adventure displays the very best of Northern Ireland.

Spend time in Belfast, venture to the mythical Giant’s Causeway and explore the insightful Titanic Experience before travelling south.

Arriving at Mount Stuart, take the time to admire the stunning, UNESCO-listed gardens before heading inside where a treasure trove of history awaits.

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4. Norfolk – Royal Sandringham & the Broads


Travel to unspoilt Norfolk, one of England’s most beautiful regions, on this essential short break.

Enjoy a coastline stretching as far as the eye can see, the royal residence Sandringham Estate and more throughout this excellent itinerary.

Special mention to Day 4 – Brickling Hall and a cruise along the Norfolk Broads, both fantastic Staycation highlights!

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5. Walk & Discover: Lake District

Lake Dsitrict

On the trail of Beatrix Potter, Wordsworth and Arthur Ransome, grab your boots, lace up and head to the spectacular Lake District in 2021.

Following a carefully crafted itinerary, take in incredible natural landscapes alongside the history of this iconic region.

Ranging from The Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway to Coniston Water and Windermere, the itinerary explores the region from a number of different, memorable perspectives.

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6. Walk & Discover: Conwy Coast & Snowdonia


Breath-taking mountain ranges, historic railways and huge stretches of scenic countryside – this is Wales.

Enjoy all of these highlights and more as you sample this beautiful corner of the UK first-hand.

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7. Devonshire Coast & Dartmoor

Clovelly Devon

Head for the Devonshire Coast in search of a little sun, natural beauty and artisan highlights this year.

One of the UK’s most popular Staycation destinations, Devon is a treasure trove waiting to be explored.

Ranging from the lovely landscapes of Dartmoor and Exmoor National Parks to the English county’s renowned coastline, Devon has to a lot to offer.

Amongst a range of inclusions, special mention to visits to both Buckfast Abbey and Hartland!

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8. The Peak District – Chatsworth & Buxton

Tick off quirky bucket list destinations including the home of the Bakewell Tart and one of the UK’s most impressive stately manors during this wonderful break away.

Experiencing the beautiful Peak District, you will be based in the historic spa town of Buxton.

From here, journeys along nostalgic rail routes, Chatsworth House, Matlock Bath and more await discovery!

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9. Liverpool – Beatles & Merseybeat


One of the UK’s great cultural hotspots, spend four days in Liverpool.

Following in the footsteps of the world’s most iconic band – The Beatles – enjoy a magical tour of the city, exploring the city’s musical past and present, the birthplace of the ‘Fab Four’.

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10. Dorset – The Jurassic Coast

Durdle Door

Venture down to southern England to enjoy the spectacular Jurassic Coast and all its UNESCO-listed glory.

Across 5 days, you will get to experience the region’s key sights firsthand including Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove.

Seeing Swanage, Weymouth and Piddle Brewery, further optional excursions available include a Conker Spirits distillery tour and full-day excursion taking in Beaulieu Palace and the National Motor Museum (located in the New Forest).

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11. Historic Railways of the Isle of Man

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Discover the scenic jewel of the Irish Sea, stepping back in time to enjoy historic railway journeys exploring the Isle of Man.

Sample extremely pleasant weather and take life at a slower pace as you explore this beautiful corner of the world.

Definitive highlights include a trip on the Snaefell Mountain Railway and Laxey – home to the world’s largest working waterwheel!

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12. Spring & Autumn in the West Highlands

West Highlands

Enjoy the breath-taking West Highlands this autumn on an essential tour exploring glens, scenic Loch Fyne and the beautiful Isle of Mull.

As trees and plants transform into a dazzling display of autumnal colour, you will spend four days ticking off a range of highlights throughout the region.

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13. Grand Tour of the Outer Hebrides

The Outer Hebrides

A tremendous tour of the Western Isles, partake in some island-hopping, following a wonderful itinerary ticking off North Uist, South Uist, Benbecula, Barra, Vatersay, Harris, Lewis, Eriskay & Stornoway.

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14. A Classic Scottish Steam Break

Scottish Steam Break

Celebrating a bygone era of romantic excursion travel on an irresistible tour departing this year.

Throughout the break, you will take a spin on the Falkirk Wheel Boat lift, enjoy a journey on the iconic Jaocbite Steam train and sail across Lock Katrine.

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Explore the very best of the UK in 2021

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