LONDON – STONEHENGE GLASTONBURY – PLYMOUTH
Visit the ancient, mysterious Stonehenge, site of prehistoric pagan worship. Enjoy a scenic drive through the English countryside en route to Glastonbury. Discover the ruins of Glastonbury Abbey, once the grandest and richest Abbey in England and reputed to be the burial place of King Arthur. Later enjoy a Welcome Reception in a traditional English pub before arriving at your hotel.
Meal(s): (Welcome Reception) Hotel: Jurys Inn Plymouth
PLYMOUTH – POLPERRO – TINTAGEL – BIDEFORD
Enjoy an orientation of Plymouth to see the Hoe and Mayflower Steps where the Pilgrim Fathers set sail. Why not take an optional cruise around famous Plymouth harbour before arriving in Polperro, a picturesque fishing village with its old cottages and narrow streets. Enjoy views of the ruined Tintagel Castle which is steeped in mystery and legend and said to be the birthplace of King Arthur. This evening arrive in the ancient seaport of Bideford. Dine tonight at your hotel.
Meal(s): (Full Breakfast / Dinner) Hotel: Durrant House
BIDEFORD – BATH – STRATFORD-UPON-AVON
Visit the world famous Roman Baths, a magnificent temple built around Britain’s only hot springs. After a scenic drive through the Cotswold countryside, enjoy a visit to Shakespeare’s Birthplace and Visitor Centre and see Anne Hathaway’s cottage.
Meal(s): (Full Breakfast) Hotel: The Falcon Hotel
STRATFORD-UPON-AVON – CHESTER – LIVERPOOL
See the ancient city walls, famous Tudor ‘Rows’ and fascinating Roman ruins in Chester on your orientation walk of the town. Enjoy a Unique Insight into the life of the local Town Crier – an esteemed position which dates back to medieval times. Later arrive in the exciting and friendly city of Liverpool.
Meal(s): (Full Breakfast) Hotel: Jurys Inn Liverpool
LIVERPOOL – YORKSHIRE DALES – YORK – BRONTË COUNTRY
A scenic drive through Lancashire brings you to Skipton on the edge of the picturesque Yorkshire Dales. Skipton is a quaint market town which straddles the Leeds – Liverpool Canal which was built to transport goods between these cities during the Industrial Revolution. For lunch enjoy a Be My Guest experience at a Country House in the Yorkshire countryside. Later arrive in York and see the famous Minster and walk along the ‘Shambles’. This evening you can relax at your splendid country hotel.
Meal(s): (Full Breakfast / Be My Guest Dining) Hotel: Marriott Hollins Hall
BRONTË COUNTRY – CAMBRIDGE – LONDON
See the magnificent architecture of King’s College Chapel in the prestigious university city of Cambridge. Enjoy free time for lunch and a walk to the River Cam to see the famous Cambridge ‘backs’. Arrive in London in the early evening at the end of your memorable holiday.
Meal(s): (Full Breakfast)
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