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England and Scotland Heritage

8 Days 1 Country 6 Cities

Explore Britain's past and present on this trip that visits Stratford-upon-Avon and Edinburgh.

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    • Your London Hotel: This trip departs from our London Reception Centre or the Hilton Olympia/Ibis Earls Court hotel providing that you have reserved your accommodation at this hotel through CostSaver.
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      • Your London Hotel: This trip departs from our London Reception Centre or the Hilton Olympia/Ibis Earls Court hotel providing that you have reserved your accommodation at this hotel through CostSaver.
      • Edinburgh Tattoo 03-25 August 2018: We've included Tattoo tickets when you're in Edinburgh on departures 01 August, 08 August and 15 August
      • Single Rooms: On all itineraries single rooms are available to book at a supplement.
      • Trip prices are per person, land only, based on double occupancy and reflect applicable discount. Discounts are subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time without notice.
      • Trip prices are correct at the time of the products going live, however are subject to confirmation at the time of booking. All trip information is correct at time of trips going live, however are subject to change - please confirm all details at time of booking.
      • For full terms and conditions, please refer to our Website Terms of Use page.
      • Twin-share option not available for trips to South America, Costa Rica, Mexico, Alaska, Hawaii or for any holiday & cruise combination, or in Asia and Eastern Mediterranean except Highlights of Turkey (without cruise) & Best of Turkey. It's also not available on Small Group trips.  Guided Vacations included in this restriction are Newfoundland and Labrador (DNLA) as well as Panama, the Canal & Beyond (LPAN).  
      • For trips that are part of our Guaranteed Room Share, please note that there is a no smoking policy in all shared rooms. Solo travel is not accepted on guided Family Experiences holidays unless travelling as part of a family group. 

      About this trip

      Journey north to the land of the bonny and brave, from London and Windsor Castle in the south to the slopes of Ben Nevis. Visit picturesque Pitlochry, the beautiful Gothic architecture of York, and Grasmere, where William Wordsworth once lived.


      Trip type: CostSaver i

      Trip code: BEAI

      7 Nights

      accommodation

      10 Meals
      • 7 Full breakfasts

      • 3 Three course dinners

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      Highlights

      What's Included

      Sightseeing Highlights

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        • Bath
          Visit the Georgian spa town

        • Chester
          View the Tudor architecture and the half-timbered buildings known as the 'Rows'

        • Edinburgh
          Sightseeing with your Local Specialist includes the famous Princes Street, the Royal Mile and views of the new Parliament Building as well as the Castle

        • Fort William
          See the Commando Memorial and Ben Nevis, Britain's highest mountain. Enjoy a scenic drive through Glencoe, the infamous Glen of the Weeping

        • Glasgow
          View Glasgow Cathedral and George Square on your orientation tour of Glasgow

        • Gretna Green
          See the Blacksmith's shop, a wedding venue since 1754 when eloping couples would exchange their vows over the anvil

        • Hadrian’s Wall
          View the remains of the Roman wall

        • Grasmere
          Visit the village of Grasmere and view the grave of Wordsworth

        • Loch Lomond
          See the freshwater lake with the largest surface area in Britain

        • St. Andrews
          View the 18th green on St. Andrews Old Course

        • Stratford-upon-Avon
          Visit the town of Shakespeare's Birth and see Anne Hathaway's cottage

        • Windsor
          View the castle

        • York
          View York Minster and stroll along the Shambles. See the city walls


      What's Included

      Dining

        • 7 Full breakfasts

        • 3 Three course dinners


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      Unbeatable Features

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        • Audio Headsets Provided throughout your holiday to enhance your included sightseeing experiences

        • Daily breakfast

        • Luxury air-conditioned coach

        • The services of a Trafalgar Local Host if you stay at CostSaver's recommended London hotel.

        • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted

        • Variety of Optional Experiences

        • An expert Travel Director and separate driver

        • All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes

        • Pick-up and drop-off if you stay at the CostSaver recommended London hotel booked through CostSaver or from the London Reception Centre

        • London airport transfers are available to purchase. Conditions apply. See link below for airport transfer page


        Airport Transfers

      • Specific transfer information can be found on the airport transfers page


       

      England and Scotland Heritage

      Your Itinerary

      1. London – Windsor – Bath – Gloucester

      This morning visit Windsor and view the oldest and largest inhabited castle in the world. In the city of Bath, where two of Jane Austen's novels were set, admire the Georgian architecture and enjoy free time to shop or visit the Roman Baths. Arrive later at your hotel in Gloucester.

      Meal(s)
      Dinner
      Hotel
      Hatton Court

      2. Gloucester – Chester – Liverpool

      This morning travel north to the town of Chester where you view the Roman walls, cathedral and the black and white half-timbered buildings known as 'The Rows'. Why not join your fellow travellers on an excursion to North Wales to visit the town of Llangollen, home of the International Eisteddfod. Later arrive at your hotel.

      Meal(s)
      Full Breakfast
      Hotel
      Ibis Centre Albert Dock

      3. Liverpool – Lake District – Gretna Green – Glasgow

      Enjoy spectacular views of Lake Windermere as you head north to visit Grasmere where the poet, William Wordsworth lived and wrote his most acclaimed poem, 'Daffodils'. Stop at Gretna Green, where eloping couples married against their parents' wishes. Cross the Southern Uplands to Glasgow, one of Europe's liveliest cities.

      Meal(s)
      Full Breakfast
      Hotel
      Ibis City Centre

      4. Glasgow – Scottish Highlands

      See the sights of Glasgow during your orientation tour. Drive north through incredible scenery into the Scottish Highlands and follow the bonnie banks of Loch Lomond. Drive through Glencoe, Glen of the Weeping on to Fort William, which lies in the shadow of the UK's highest mountain, Ben Nevis, whose summit stands at 4,411 feet above sea level. Dine tonight at your Highland hotel.

      Meal(s)
      Full Breakfast
      Dinner
      Hotel
      Laggan Gaskmore

      5. Scottish Highlands – St. Andrews – Near Edinburgh (Airth) (2 Nights)

      Visit picturesque Pitlochry on the banks of the river Tummel. Famous for salmon fishing, a 'fish ladder' on the dammed river helps the salmon to swim upstream to spawn. Take time to shop, explore, or join an Optional Experience to Blair Castle, home to the Duke of Atholl. In St. Andrews, where Prince William went to university, stop to take a picture of the 18th green. Known as the home of golf, the game has been played here for over 600 years. Tonight why not attend a lively Scottish banquet with traditional haggis and bagpipes?

      Meal(s)
      Full Breakfast
      Hotel
      Airth Castle

      6. Edinburgh Sightseeing and Free Time

      This morning's sightseeing tour with your Local Specialist includes views of the Georgian New Town, Palace of Holyroodhouse, the Royal Mile and Edinburgh Castle. Spend free time exploring on your own or join your Travel Director on an Optional Experience to the Royal Yacht Britannia in nearby Leith. During the Festival tickets to the spectacular Edinburgh Tattoo are included.

      Meal(s)
      Full Breakfast

      7. Edinburgh – York – Bradford

      Cross the Scottish Borders back into England. Drive through Northumberland National Park and view part of Hadrian's Wall. Begun in 122 AD, the wall is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is among the most important monuments built by the Romans in Britain. Continue south and arrive in York, a city of extraordinary cultural and historical wealth. During your orientation your Travel Director takes you on a walk through the web of quaint, narrow streets and shows you York Minster, one of the most beautiful Gothic buildings in the world. Finish the day in Bradford, where you dine tonight at your hotel.

      Meal(s)
      Full Breakfast
      Dinner
      Hotel
      Jurys Inn

      8. Bradford – Stratford-upon-Avon – London

      This morning visit Stratford-upon-Avon, where you have time to see the sights and shop for souvenirs. In your free time why not visit Shakespeare's Birthplace and Visitor Centre for an in-depth look at the great man's life? Say goodbye to your Travel Director and newfound friends at the end of an exciting and memorable holiday as you return to London.

      Meal(s)
      Full Breakfast

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      Highlights

      What's Included

      Sightseeing Highlights

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        • Bath
          Visit the Georgian spa town

        • Chester
          View the Tudor architecture and the half-timbered buildings known as the 'Rows'

        • Edinburgh
          Sightseeing with your Local Specialist includes the famous Princes Street, the Royal Mile and views of the new Parliament Building as well as the Castle

        • Fort William
          See the Commando Memorial and Ben Nevis, Britain's highest mountain. Enjoy a scenic drive through Glencoe, the infamous Glen of the Weeping

        • Glasgow
          View Glasgow Cathedral and George Square on your orientation tour of Glasgow

        • Gretna Green
          See the Blacksmith's shop, a wedding venue since 1754 when eloping couples would exchange their vows over the anvil

        • Hadrian’s Wall
          View the remains of the Roman wall

        • Grasmere
          Visit the village of Grasmere and view the grave of Wordsworth

        • Loch Lomond
          See the freshwater lake with the largest surface area in Britain

        • St. Andrews
          View the 18th green on St. Andrews Old Course

        • Stratford-upon-Avon
          Visit the town of Shakespeare's Birth and see Anne Hathaway's cottage

        • Windsor
          View the castle

        • York
          View York Minster and stroll along the Shambles. See the city walls


      What's Included

      Dining

        • 7 Full breakfasts

        • 3 Three course dinners


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      What's Included

      Unbeatable Features

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        • Audio Headsets Provided throughout your holiday to enhance your included sightseeing experiences

        • Daily breakfast

        • Luxury air-conditioned coach

        • The services of a Trafalgar Local Host if you stay at CostSaver's recommended London hotel.

        • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted

        • Variety of Optional Experiences

        • An expert Travel Director and separate driver

        • All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes

        • Pick-up and drop-off if you stay at the CostSaver recommended London hotel booked through CostSaver or from the London Reception Centre

        • London airport transfers are available to purchase. Conditions apply. See link below for airport transfer page


        Airport Transfers

      • Specific transfer information can be found on the airport transfers page


      Guest Reviews and Ratings

      • Guest Service Rating from 228 Reviews

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        The tour was excellent. The travel Director and driver were great! They took good care of us until our last day. I would like to go for another tour with Trafalgar in the near future and will recommend to others.

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        Service rating : I absolutely will recommend my trip with Trafalgar and CostSaver. We had a fabulous trip and didn't experience any problems at all. Had a wonderful, Tour Guide and coach driver....We were very pleased with our hotels and fortunately, for us, a lovely, diverse group of folks on

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        Service rating : Overall a good tour. One bad meal at the start but the rest were good. No complaint with any of the hotels remembering this is a budget tour. Mike the tour guide deserves a medal given he had to keep us entertained for 8 days and put up with some really stupid questions! A bit

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        Service rating : Very informative tour guide and awesome bus driver. Extra tours interesting .Maybe offer a discount if wanting customers to take all 8 tours.Product : Great over view of the two cultures.

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        Service rating : I enjoyed the places we saw on the tour. The Hotels were nice and most were centrally located. It would have been nice if we had arrived earlier in Liverpool since the Beatles museum closed at 6pm and that is the time we arrived. I know there were people on the group that were

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