London, England

Dublin, Ireland

Buckingham Palace, London, England

Edinburgh Castle Scotland, UK

Stratford-Upon-Avon, England

Stonehenge, England

Great Britain and Ireland

featuring England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales

DEPARTURE: Leave from any city | Join group in London, England

Ponder the mysteries of mankind at the famous monument of Stonehenge.  Overnight in the capital cities of London, Cardiff, Dublin and Edinburgh. Visit historic Blarney Castle where you can kiss the famous Blarney Stone. See majestic Caernarfon Castle, where the future King of England was crowned Prince of Wales.

  • 15 days | Aug 25th, 2017 | Sept 22nd, 2017 | Oct 6th, 2017
  • Worldwide
  • Flight
  • Passport Required
1

Home Cities to London, England

(Overnight flight) Begin your Exciting Overseas Holiday with an overnight flight to London.

2

London, England

(2 nights) Your tour begins in the capital city of London. Tonight meet your fellow travellers at a WELCOME DINNER.
Meals Include: Dinner.

3

London

Discover  London with a local guide and see BUCKINGHAM PALACE, the TOWER OF LONDON, BIG BEN, the Houses of PARLIAMENT, WESTMINSTER ABBEY and the changing of the guard (if held)*. Your afternoon is at leisure. Meals Include: Breakfast.

4

London to Cardiff, Wales

Visit STONEHENGE, the mysterious formation that dates back to the Stone Age. Continue to the elegant Georgian town of Bath to visit the ROMAN BATH MUSEUM’s 2,000-year-old elaborate spas and then on to the Welsh capital of Cardiff.
Meals Include: Breakfast.

5

Cardiff to Waterford, Ireland

Join a local expert on a leisurely paced walking tour of Cardiff. Learn about the city’s deep ties to the coal industry and its connection to Ancient Rome. Take in the beautiful countryside of Wales enroute to the coastal village of Fishguard. Board a FERRY to cross the Irish Sea to Rosslare, Ireland and travel to Waterford, your home for the night.
Meals Include: Breakfast, Dinner.

6

Waterford to Killarney

(2 nights) Begin your day with a choice of two activities. You may choose to tour the HOUSE of WATERFORD CRYSTAL factory featuring a fascinating visitors center and a retail store housing the largest collection of Waterford Crystal in the world. Or, perhaps you will opt for a leisurely paced walking tour of Ireland’s oldest city and immerse yourself in its rich Viking, Norman and Cromwellian history. Travel to the historic BLARNEY CASTLE. Wind your way to the top of the castle, lie back and kiss the famous BLARNEY STONE. This evening it’s Diner’s Choice. Tonight your dinner is included and you’ll choose the perfect spot from a ‘menu’ of Killarney’s great restaurants.
Meals Include: Breakfast, Dinner.

7

Killarney

Explore the RING OF KERRY where you’ll find some of Ireland’s most magical scenery. At the GAP OF DUNLOE, shop for traditional Irish goods handcrafted by local artisans. Marvel at the vistas created by windswept cliffs, rugged mountains, lakes and picturesque villages. Upon returning to Killarney you will be treated to a time-honored Irish JAUNTING CAR RIDE.
Meals Include: Breakfast.

8

Killarney to Dublin

(2 nights) Visit with a local family on their working farm. Journey through the “GOLDEN VALE” enroute to the ROCK OF CASHEL to visit the spot where St. Patrick preached. Tonight, give traditional Irish cuisine a modern twist during a cooking class and dinner at one of Dublin’s premier culinary institutions. Top off the evening by making your own Irish coffee!
Meals Include: Breakfast, Dinner.

9

Dublin

A local guided tour of Dublin highlights the BANK OF IRELAND, O’CONNELL STREET, GRAFTON STREET, PHOENIX PARK and ST. PATRICK’S CATHEDRAL. Enjoy leisure time to explore the city on your own.
Meals Include: Breakfast.

10

Dublin to Cheshire, England

FERRY across the Irish Sea to Holyhead, Wales where you’ll pass LANFAIRPWLLGWYNGYLLGOGERYCHWYRNDROBWLLLLANTYSILIOGOGOGOCH, the town with the longest name in the world. Visit majestic CAERNARFON CASTLE where Charles was crowned Prince of Wales. Travel through the Welsh countryside and discover some of the most fantastic scenery in all of Britain.  Meals Include:  Breakfast, Dinner.

11

Cheshire to Edinburgh, Scotland

(2 nights) Travel north into England’s scenic LAKE DISTRICT to see charming Lake Windermere, Ambleside and Grasmere. Crossing into Scotland, stop in the town of GRETNA GREEN where generations of runaway couples eloped. Continue to Edinburgh, Scotland’s capital city.
Meals Include: Breakfast, Dinner.

12

Edinburgh

A local guided tour of Edinburgh includes entrance to the        famous EDINBURGH CASTLE, home of the Scottish crown jewels; and the PALACE OF HOLYROODHOUSE**, the Queen’s official residence in Edinburgh and former home of Mary, Queen of Scots. The rest of the day is at leisure. Meals Include: Breakfast.

13

Edinburgh to York, England

Enroute to England visit HADRIAN’S WALL, begun in AD 122, which served as the northern border of the Roman Empire. Continue to the historic city of York and explore its quaint narrow streets. Walk on the famous “SHAMBLES” and see the magnificent 13th-century MINSTER.
Meals Include: Breakfast.

14

York to Stratford-Upon-Avon

Journey to Coventry and visit its famous modern CATHEDRAL, completely rebuilt after WWII. Venture on to charming Stratford-Upon-Avon and visit WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE’S BIRTHPLACE. Later you may choose to tour Anne Hathaway’s thatch-roofed cottage, the childhood home of the author’s wife or perhaps a leisurely cruise along the Avon River. This evening, join your fellow travellers for a FAREWELL DINNER.  Meals Include: Breakfast, Dinner.

15

Stratford-Upon-Avon to Home

Your tour ends, leaving you with many pleasant memories of a wonderful holiday.

Included in Your Holiday

  • 20 Meals: 13 Breakfasts and 7 Dinners
  • London
  • Stonehenge
  • Bath
  • Cardiff
  • Waterford Crystal
  • Blarney Castle
  • Killarney
  • Ring of Kerry
  • Jaunting car ride
  • Farm Visit
  • Dublin
  • Wales
  • Lake District
  • Edinburgh
  • York
  • Stratford-upon-Avon

Pricing

LAND PORTION ONLY  | Airfare and tax are not included |  Call for best available airfare |  Air ticketing is not advised until tour is guaranteed |
Additional dates available | Some departures – itinerary varies  | Prices subject to change

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