England & Scotland Heritage - Leisure Holidays

England & Scotland HeritageUnited Kingdom

From RM4,496 / per person for 7 nights
Explore Britain's past and present on this trip that visits Stratford-upon-Avon and Edinburgh.

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Summary

Journey north to the land of the bonny and brave, from London and Windsor Castle in the south to the slopes of Ben Nevis. Visit picturesque Pitlochry, the beautiful Gothic architecture of York, and Grasmere, where William Wordsworth once lived.


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Itinerary

Accommodation

Day 1: Hotel Hatton Court

Day 2: Hotel Ibis Centre Albert Dock

Day 3: Hotel Ibis City Centre

Day 4: Hotel Laggan Gaskmore

Day 5 & 6: Hotel Airth Castle

Day 7: Hotel Jurys Inn

Day 8: Depart London


Sightseeing Tour

Day 1 - London - Windsor - Bath - Gloucester
Visit Windsor and view the oldest and largest inhabited castle in the world. In the city of Bath, admire the Georgian architecture and enjoy free time to shop or visit the Roman Baths. Arrive later at your hotel in Gloucester.


Day 2 - Gloucester - Chester - Liverpool
Travel north to the town of Chester where you view the Roman walls, cathedral and the black and white half-timbered buildings known as 'The Rows'. 


Day 3 - Liverpool - Lake District - Gretna Green - Glasgow
Enjoy spectacular views of Lake Windermere as you head north to visit Grasmere. Stop at Gretna Green, where eloping couples married against their parents' wishes. Cross the Southern Uplands to Glasgow, one of Europe's liveliest cities.


Day 4 - Glasgow - Scottish Highlands
See the sights of Glasgow during your orientation tour. Drive north through incredible scenery into the Scottish Highlands and follow the bonnie banks of Loch Lomond. Drive through Glencoe, Glen of the Weeping on to Fort William. Dine tonight at your Highland hotel.


Day 5 - Scottish Highlands - St Andrews - Near Edinburgh
Visit picturesque Pitlochry on the banks of the river Tummel, after that take time to shop and explore. In St. Andrews, where Prince William went to university, stop to take a picture of the 18th green.


Day 6 - Edinburgh sightseeing and free time
Sightseeing tour with your Local Specialist includes views of the Georgian New Town, Palace of Holyroodhouse, the Royal Mile and Edinburgh Castle. Spend free time exploring on your own.


Day 7 - Edinburgh - York - Bradford
Cross the Scottish Borders back into England. Drive through Northumberland National Park and view part of Hadrian's Wall. Continue south and arrive in York, a city of extraordinary cultural and historical wealth. During your orientation your Travel Director takes you on a walk through the web of quaint, narrow streets and shows you York Minster.


Day 8 - Bradford - Stratford-upon-Avon - London
Visit Stratford-upon-Avon, where you have time to see the sights and shop for souvenirs. Say goodbye to your Travel Director and newfound friends at the end of an exciting and memorable holiday as you return to London.

Extras

Included Extras

Please find below a selection of extras that are included within the price of your tour.

On-Trip Transport

Luxury air-conditioned coach

Meals

10 meals as per itinerary - 7 Buffet breakfasts, 3 Three course dinners

Local Specialists

Local specialists to bring locations alive

Travel Director

An expert Travel Director and separate driver

Hotel Charges & Local Taxes

All baggage handling, hotel charges and local taxes

Optional Extras

All of the below extras are additional to the price of your tour, and can be selected on the next stage.

Airport Transfer

Per single trip to/from Heathrow Airport

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