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Treat yourself to an all-embracing tour of the United Kingdom. In 10 days explore the best sites of London, make your way to Roman city Bath, see the best of York including the famous York Minster, continue to Scotland's incredible Edinburgh, travel to the authentic British countryside and even see the mind-blogging prehistoric Stonehenge.
City:
London, Bath, York, Edinburgh
Duration:
10 days
Type:
Private tour
From:
$3,496
Next date:
Flexible

Overview

Day 1
Arrival to London

Welcome to the incredible capital of the United Kingdom - London! Upon arrival your driver meets you at the airport and assists you to your hotel for check in. The rest of the day is free.

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Day 2
Royal London

Following breakfast you begin to explore the iconic landmarks of London including the Tower of London, St Paul's Cathedral, Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey and Big Ben.

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Day 3
Free day to explore London

Today is a free day for you to explore London! There is still plenty to see, and one of the suggestions would be to visit The Shard skyscraper, which opens great panoramic views of the city.

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Day 4
Bath UNESCO Heritage & Stonehenge

Today you explore the famous city of Bath, founded by the Romans as a thermal spa. An absolute highlight of the day is a short drive to the mysterious Stonehenge, a famous prehistoric monuments in the world.

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Day 5
Tour around Cotswolds

The Cotswolds is one of the most 'quintessentially English' and unchanged regions of England where you cannot help but fall in love with its uniqueness.

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Day 6
Cross Country to York

Today you get to learn about everything that has made York a cultural pilgrimage. You explore the ancient city walls, see the picturesque Shambles and the magnificent York Minster.

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Day 7
Free day for Yorkshire

Today is free for you to explore York and its surroundings. We will be glad to arrange a tour around Yorkshire countryside and Castles. In the late afternoon you take a train to Edinburgh.

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Day 8
Edinburgh Royal Mile

Today is the first day of touring the capital of Scotland - Edinburgh! Following breakfast you meet your guide and start with a tour of the Royal Mile, and explore Edinburgh Castle inside out.

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Day 9
Free Day in Edinburgh

Today is free for you to enjoy and explore Edinburgh. We recommend visiting the Scotish Gallery of Arts, the Queens Gallery, or the famous "Our Dynamic Earth" exhibition.

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Day 10
Departure from Edinburgh

Today is the last day of your adventure to Great Britain. Your driver meets you at the hotel lobby and takes you to the airport for your departure. We wish you a safe flight and hope to see you again on our tours!

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Price

$3,496
Deposit $700
Regular package
based on double occupancy
$5,094
Deposit $1,019
Single traveler

What's included

  • Accommodation in centrally located hotels in London, Bath, York, Edinburgh;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Train tickets London - Bath; Bath-Bristol-York country side train; York-Edinburgh;
  • Professional English-speaking guides and drivers;
  • Sightseeing tours according to the itinerary;
  • Airport and railway station transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary;
  • Emergency line support during the trip.

Not included: international flights, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses

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Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival to London

Welcome to the incredible capital of the United Kingdom - London! Upon arrival your driver meets you at the airport and assists you to your hotel for check in.

The rest of the day is free so you can start exploring the magnificent city center on your own, dine in one of the local restaurants or take a good rest in your comfortable room.

For the afternoon activity we would recommend visiting The British Museum or the National Gallery.

No meals included.

Day 2: Royal London

Following breakfast in your hotel you begin to explore the iconic landmarks of London. We have booked a 2 day pass for London tube for you, so you can experience famous London transportation system and save time on traffic.

Together with your professional guide you begin your tour with the legendary Tower of London. Your tour continues with a walk to the absolutely un-missable must-sees of the city: the 700-year-old Westminster Abbey and one of London's most famous landmarks - the Houses of Parliament's iconic clock tower Big Ben, officially known as Elizabeth Tower.

After the tour you return back to your hotel. The rest of the day is free for you to explore London.

Breakfast is included.

Day 3: Free day to explore London

Today is a free day for you to explore London! There is still plenty to see, and one of the suggestions would be to visit The Shard skyscraper, which opens great panoramic views of the city.

Or, visit Windsor Castle, located about hour away from the city. We can plan your optional tour with a professional guide and train/tube ($243 per person)

Breakfast is included.

Day 4: Bath UNESCO Heritage & Stonehenge

This morning after breakfast you check out from your hotel. You are transferred to the train station where you board a train that takes you to exhilarating Bath in only 1.5 hours.

Founded by the Romans as a thermal spa, Bath became an important center of the wool industry in the Middle Ages. In the 18th century, under George III, it developed into an elegant town with neoclassical Palladian buildings, which blend harmoniously with the Roman baths.

Today you see the highlights of the city and its most interesting sights together with your professional guide.

An absolute highlight of the day is a short drive to the mysterious Stonehenge, which is one of the most famous prehistoric monuments in the world.

After the tour you return to Bath, where you check-in a centrally located hotel for an overnight stay.

Breakfast is included.

Day 5: Tour around Cotswolds

The Cotswolds is one of the most 'quintessentially English' and unchanged regions of England where you cannot help but fall in love with its uniqueness. Today following breakfast you go on a tour around the stunning Cotswolds countryside.

During the tour you visit Castle Combe, named "most beautiful village in England". Then on to Malmesbury, continue to Lower Slaughter.

After the tour you return to Bath and have the rest of the day free.

Breakfast is included.

Day 6: Cross Country to York

This morning after breakfast you check out from the hotel. You are then taken to the train station for your cross country train from Bath to York. The duration of the train ride is approximately 4 hours.

Upon arrival to York you are transferred to your downtown hotel for check-in.

Today you get to learn about the architecture, important characters, and brutal battles that have made York a cultural pilgrimage. Nearly becoming the capital of England, it was first found by Romans in 71 AD.

During the guided orientation walking tour of York you explore the ancient city walls, see the picturesque Shambles and the magnificent York Minster.

After the tour you return to your hotel and have the rest of the day at your leisure.

Breakfast is included.

Day 7: Free day for Yorkshire

Today is free for you to explore York and its surroundings. We will be glad to arrange a tour around Yorkshire countryside and Castles for you.

In the late afternoon you take a train to Edinburgh, arriving to the city around 8 pm. Your driver meets you at the train station and takes you to your hotel for check-in. The rest of the day is free.

Breakfast is included.

Day 8: Edinburgh Royal Mile

Today is the first day of touring the capital of Scotland - Edinburgh! Following breakfast you meet with a guide in a lobby for a start of a tour of the Royal Mile.

You tour includes a tour inside of the Edinburgh Castle to explore this famous fortification and enjoy great panoramic views of the city. After the tour (around 4 hours) you return to your hotel.

Optional activity: Royal Yacht Britannia Tour
Explore Edinburgh's number one attraction, the Royal Yacht Britannia which was the sea-bound home to Her Majesty The Queen and the Royal Family for over 40 years

Breakfast is included.

Day 9: Free Day in Edinburgh

Today is free for you to enjoy and explore Edinburgh. We recommend visiting the Scotish Gallery of Arts, the Queens Gallery, or the famous "Our Dynamic Earth" exhibition.

Or, take a day long optional trip to Lockness with a local group tour, to explore famous lake and its surroundings.

Breakfast is included.

Day 10: Departure from Edinburgh

Today is the last day of your adventure to Great Britain. Your driver meets you at the hotel lobby and takes you to the airport for your departure. We wish you a safe flight and hope to see you again on our tours!

Breakfast is included.

Recommended extension: If you would like to continue your trip, extensions to Ireland or Northern Ireland are available.

  • Accommodation in centrally located hotels in London, Bath, York, Edinburgh;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Train tickets London - Bath; Bath-Bristol-York country side train; York-Edinburgh;
  • Professional English-speaking guides and drivers;
  • Sightseeing tours according to the itinerary;
  • Airport and railway station transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary;
  • Emergency line support during the trip.

Not included: international flights, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses

London, United Kingdom

London, United Kingdom

London is among the most visited cities on the planet, attracting tourists with its fine cuisine, historic treasures, and unique culture.

Stonehenge, United Kingdom

Stonehenge, United Kingdom

The prehistoric monument Stonehenge is one of the unresolved ancient mysteries in the world and Britain's national icon.

York Minster, United Kingdom

York, United Kingdom

York is among the oldest cities in the United Kingdom, founded by the Romans in 71 A.D. as a military fort.

Dugald Stewart Monument, Calton Hill, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

The capital city of Scotland, Edinburgh ahs stunning architecture including Holyrood Palace on the Royal Mile.

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We had a top-notch tour to the UK. Even more than top-notch, "ace" as the locals say!

We had a top-notch tour to the UK in June 2016. Even more than top-notch, "ace" as the locals say! The Treasures of ...

Superb tour to Italy! You really deserve a round of applause

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Many thanks for the private tour to Great Britain

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Package type Price
Regular package
based on double occupancy
$3,496
Deposit $700
Single traveler
$5,094
Deposit $1,019