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Tour code: BEHBBLL-0

Tour Inclusions

Battles of Britain

  • 9 days
  • United Kingdom
  • Max Up to 18 Guests Passengers


Embark on a journey steeped in history on this tour of some of the most intriguing aviation and war museums in Britain. With an expert Tour Leader at the helm, we’ll walk in the footsteps of fallen heroes – and feel the thrill of flying over Cambridge in a fully restored Dragon Rapide aircraft.


Map of Battle of Britain | BRT
  • Tour Starts/Ends
  • 1 Overnight Stop
  • Day Stop

The Back-Roads Difference

  • Fly over Cambridge in one of the few remaining fully restored original Dragon Rapide aircraft
  • Stay at Petwood Hotel, home of the Legendary Dambusters
  • See an authentic fully restored Spitfire at Biggin Hill Hangar

Tour Itinerary

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  • Day 1 - London - Cambridge

    After meeting in London, we’ll head straight to our first stop – the Imperial War Museum – before we move on to the charming city of Cambridge, where we’ll see the likes of the famous university and Bridge of Sighs on a walking tour. After a rich day of sightseeing, we’ll enjoy a group dinner together. Accommodation: The Gonville Hotel (or similar)

    • Meals
      • Dinner
  • Day 2 - Cambridge - Coton - Woodhall Spa 

  • Day 3 - Woodhall Spa - Coningsby - Spilsby - Tattershall - Woodhall Spa 

  • Day 4 - Woodhall Spa - Scampton - Canwick - Lincoln - Woodhall Spa 

  • Day 5 - Woodhall Spa - Cosford - Leamington Spa

  • Day 6 - Leamington Spa- Bletchley - Winchester

  • Day 7 - Wichester

  • Day 8 - Winchester - Wareham - Portsmouth

  • Day 9 - Portsmouth - London

Tour Inclusions


8 nights in boutique accommodation


The Crew

Experienced Back-Roads Driver and Tour Leader



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