Heart of England, Wales & Yorkshire

Heart of England, Wales & Yorkshire


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Itinerary

Countries Visited

England , Wales

Tour Itinerary



Day 01, London
Arrive in London. Shared transfer to your hotel is included.You are free to enjoy London on your own. (Please note, hotel check-inis generally between 2:00 pm and 4:00 pm. If you are arriving intoLondon early the hotel should be happy to hold your luggage until yourroom is ready).

Day 02, London - Touring Begins - Shrewsbury
Make your own way to the the the London departure point 9:00am(unless optional transfer was purchased at time of booking). Wedepart from London at 9:15 am and make our way to William Shakespeare’sbirthplace Stratford on Avon. Home to the bard’s birthplace,schoolhouse, and resting place, we have time to explore this charmingmarket town and enjoy lunch (independently) in one of the manyrestaurants andriverside pubs. We head to the World Heritage site of Ironbridge,the world’s first ever bridge fully made of iron.Built during the age of Industrial Revolution, explore how it waspieced together or simply enjoy the views from above the lazily flowingRiver Servern. We make your way to the county town of Shrewsbury; thenarrow streets of the town centre are almost completely encircled bythe River Severn. Charles Darwin was born in this bustling market town,and its timber-framed black and white Tudor buildings is our home forthe next two nights. (Note: on some dates the accommodation may be inChester). (B)

Day 03, Touring
This morning our tour will take us into the heart of NorthWales. We will travel through beautiful green valleys and lovely littletowns and villages then visit the picture book medieval castle ofConwy, built by Edward I in the late 13th Century. We will also explorethe impressive mountain scenery of the Snowdonia National Parkincluding the huge Dinorwic slate quarries and the dramatic Pass ofLlanberis in the shadows of Snowdon Wales’ highest peak. We will heartales of Owain Glyndwr and the Welsh struggles for independence beforetraveling back through the borderlands into England. (B)

Day 04, Touring
To the northeast of Shrewsbury lie the hills of the PeakDistrict National Park with a mixture of stunning scenery and beautifullittle villages. We will take a scenic route through the Park to thevillage of Castleton then in the afternoon we can visit the famousmansion house and gardens of Chatsworth, home to the Cavendish family,Duke of Devonshire. Chatsworth is often named the UK’s favorite countryhouse and a visit will reveal some of the finest collections offurniture, priceless paintings, Old Master drawings and neo-classicalsculptures. From here we travel east out of the hills to the wonderfulhistoric city of York where we will spend the next two (2) nights. (B)

Day 05, Touring - York
Today we have a choice of things to do. We can spend the wholeday at leisure exploring the medieval heart of York, a city whose richhistory goes back to the time of the Romans, Vikings and Normans. Visitsome of the fascinating museums, the amazing York Minster or just loseyourself in the maze of narrow streets and ancient city walls.Alternatively we could join our guide on a half day excursion into theYorkshire dales visiting the pretty market towns of Knaresborough orRipon and some of the remote valleys and rugged scenery of the EasternDales, followed by a free afternoon in York. (B)

Day 06, Touring - York - London
Leaving York in the morning we begin our return journey southto London stopping off in the town of Stamford, with its finecollection of historic stone buildings, and the famous University Cityof Cambridge with its ancient colleges, stunning architecture andmedieval streets. See the world famous Kings College Chapel and take astroll along the river Cam before arriving back in London around 7:30pm. Make your way to your pre-booked hotel, where your evening is freeto enjoy London independently. (B)

Day 07, London - U.S.
After breakfast, check out of your London hotel, with a sharedtransfer included back to the airport. (B)

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Inclusions

Tour Highlights

  • Shakespeare country and Stratford-upon-Avon
  • Visits to: Chester, York and the Dales and Cambridge
  • Including Ironbridge World Heritage Site, the mountains of Snowdonia, Conwy Castle, Peak District National Park and Chatsworth House


  • North Wales, Yorkshire and the Heart of England Tour Includes
  • Six (6) nights accommodations; two (2) nights in London (pre/post) at pre-booked mid-ranged 3-4 * hotel in London. To be advised at time of booking (subject to availability)
  • Two (2) nights at your choice of B&B or Hotel in Chester
  • Two (2) nights at your choice of B&B or Hotel in York
  • Breakfast daily (except for morning of arrival)
  • Arrival and departure transfers in London
  • Five (5) days of custom touring
  • All service charges and hotel taxes
  • Please Note Baggage Restriction: Due to size of coach luggage is restricted to 14kg (31lbs) per person on this tour - similar to an airline carry-on bag (approximately 55cm X 45cm X 25cm/22cm X 17inches) plus one small personal item

    Pricing
    Your tour land price is per person based on two (2) people sharing a twin or double room. When a single room is booked, a single supplement will apply. There are no triple rooms for this tour.Children allowed on this tour from ages 5-15 (children under 5 not allowed and children 16 or older are considered adults).Pre and post nights are based on Grange Hotels or Park International or similar. Hotel is on a request basis. If necessary, a hotel upgrade may be necessary. Your booking agent can advise this at time of booking. Property in Chester and Lincoln will be advised once confirmed by our UK supplier.This tour does not include:
  • Items not noted on itinerary
  • Lunches
  • Dinners
  • Tips to driver/guide
  • Visitor attractions


  • Airfare
    Airfare is additional. Once you select your date, you will be given the opportunity to search our system for the best available airfare from your home city. The dates shown will be the start/end date of your tour. However, you can alter these dates to arrive earlier or extend your stay as needed.Our system will search for the best possible airfare during your booking process. Note: airfare cannot be booked sooner than eleven (11) month from the date of departure.

    Departures & Transfers
    Tour dates are the date you would ARRIVE IN LONDON Please plan your air accordingly, as most flights overseas are overnight flights and you would depart the US one day earlier. The transfer will be waiting on arrival in London.

    Tour Guarantee
    Although our UK tours are guaranteed with a minimum of 2 passengers, it does not mean a date is guaranteed until we check with the Edinburgh office. Although we get regular updates, a tour can sell out and we may not yet have it noted above. We must first advise of a guarantee before airfare is booked and ticketed. Thank you.

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    Accommodations

    Celtic Tours - Pre and Post UK Hotel
    Pre and post nights booked at a mid-level hotel

    Rabbie's Tour Operator
    Depending on package booked, accommodations can be BB/Guesthomes, 3* Hotels/Inns (and some packages may include 4* Hotels)

    Rabbie's Tour Operator
    Depending on package booked, accommodations can be BB/Guesthomes, 3* Hotels/Inns (and some packages may include 4* Hotels)

    Rabbie's Tour Operator
    Depending on package booked, accommodations can be BB/Guesthomes, 3* Hotels/Inns (and some packages may include 4* Hotels)

    Rabbie's Tour Operator
    Depending on package booked, accommodations can be BB/Guesthomes, 3* Hotels/Inns (and some packages may include 4* Hotels)

    Celtic Tours - Pre and Post UK Hotel
    Pre and post nights booked at a mid-level hotel

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    Questions & Answers

    Question: How many suitcases can I take with me on my trip?

    Each person is allowed one "check-in," and one "carry-on." Remember to take all valuables with you as "carry-on", because electronic equipment, cameras, laptops, jewelry, business documents and money are not covered by the airlines' liability, so always carry them aboard with you.

    Question: Is Airfare Included in the Price?

    Airfare from your point of origin to and from the trip is not included in the land price.


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