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Tour code: BHBEL2

Tour Inclusions

  • 10 Nights
  • 14 Meals 9 Breakfasts, 5 Dinners
  • Hotel
  • Driver

Highlights of Britain

  • 11 days
  • Scotland / England / Wales
  • Max 18 Passengers

Overview

Join us for a classic Back-Roads journey that delves deep into Britain’s fascinating history and culture. In England we’ll trace the footsteps of famous writers and poets, uncovering the scenic countryside that inspired their greatest works. While in North Wales and Scotland, our journey will take in evocative scenery and dramatic castles – immersing ourselves in age-old traditions as we go. Experience it all on this unforgettable 11-day journey.
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  • Tour Starts/Ends
  • 1 Overnight Stop
  • Day Stop

Tour Highlights

  • Discover Britain’s literary greats at Beatrix Potter’s Hill Top Farm and Rydal Mount – William Wordsworth’s family home
  • Explore some of Britain’s most spectacular regions including the Cotswolds, Snowdonia National Park, the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District
  • Wander through the medieval Shambles and Snickelways of York
  • Immerse yourself in the grandeur and opulence of Castle Howard

Tour Itinerary

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  • Day 1 - Edinburgh

    The handsome city of Edinburgh is where we’ll meet for the start of our incredible journey. Tonight, we’ll get to know one another over a delicious welcome dinner. Accommodation: Eden Locke Hotel (or similar)

    • Meals
      • Dinner
  • Day 2 - Edinburgh – Scottish Borders

  • Day 3 - Scottish Borders – Lake District

  • Day 4 - Lake District

  • Day 5 - Lake District – Castle Howard – York

  • Day 6 - York

  • Day 7 - York – Liverpool – Denbighshire

  • Day 8 - Denbighshire – Snowdonia National Park – Denbighshire

  • Day 9 - Denbighshire – Worcester – Cotswolds

  • Day 10 - Cotswolds – Stratford-upon-Avon – Cotswolds

  • Day 11 - Cotswolds – Oxford – London

Tour Inclusions

Accommodation

- 10 nights in hand-picked accommodation

The Crew

- Experienced Back-Roads Tour Leader and Driver

Transport

- Premium mini-coach transportation