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Discover the beauty of England and Scotland, in the UK, in Northern Europe, with this tailormade tour and holiday across spectacular art cities and amazing natural landscapes. Departing from marvellous London you'll travel up north to the Scottish lands and then travel back south towards the city. During this incredible journey and vacation you'll get the chance to visit the main sightseeing attractions while also getting an insight on the great differencies between these two regions.

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Discover the beauty of England and Scotland, in the UK, in Northern Europe, with this tailormade tour and holiday across spectacular art cities and amazing natural landscapes. Departing from marvellous London you'll travel up north to the Scottish lands and then travel back south towards the city. During this incredible journey and vacation you'll get the chance to visit the main sightseeing attractions while also getting an insight on the great differencies between these two regions.

Your tailormade tour and holiday will include:

  • Sightseeing tour in London including Big Ben, Westminster Abbey and Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace
  • Sightseeing in picturesque York and Cambridge 
  • Sightseeing tour in Edinburgh, capital city of Scotland, and Glasgow
  • Exploration of wonderful Lake District and its unique landscapes
  • Sightseeing in Liverpool, the city of the Beatles
  • Exploration of Stratford-Upon-Avon, the birthplace of Shakespeare, and majestic Oxford

Detailed itinerary

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  • 1
    London
    Day 1
    London

    Arrival at one of London’s international airports and transfer to the hotel.  Sightseeing tour of the city, stopping to admire the most important buildings and squares, Big Ben and the Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace.

     

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  • 2
    London
    Day 2
    London

    Guided tour of London and its iconic sights, going into the Tower of London and the majestic Westminster Abbey, where the Kings and Queens of England are crowned.  In the afternoon, a boat trip on the Thames. Dinner and accommodation.

     

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  • 3
    London - Cambridge - York- Wetherby
    Day 3
    London - Cambridge - York- Wetherby

    We set out for Cambridge, where we will take a walking tour to admire its medieval streets and colleges.  After lunch, we continue to the city of York. You will be impressed by York Minster, its magnificent Cathedral.  In the afternoon our journey continues to Wetherby, where we will stay overnight.

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  • 4
    Wetherby - Durham - Jedburgh - Edinburgh
    Day 4
    Wetherby - Durham - Jedburgh - Edinburgh

    We cross the county of Yorkshire to Durham, for a quick visit to this historic city. Our journey continues into magical Scotland.  We are greeted by the mysterious ruins of the Benedictine Abbey of Jedburgh and the home of Mary Queen of Scots. On to Edinburgh, where we will take a first sightseeing tour before arriving at the hotel. In the evening, optional dinner with a Scottish folk show.

     

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  • 5
    Edinburgh - Trossachs- Glasgow
    Day 5
    Edinburgh - Trossachs- Glasgow

    Breakfast in the hotel and a free morning for exploring Edinburgh or visiting its famous castle.  In the afternoon we will visit the Trossachs National Park, and before continuing on to Glasgow, we will stop at a traditional whisky distillery.

     

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  • 6
    Glasgow - Lake District - Liverpool
    Day 6
    Glasgow - Lake District - Liverpool

    Early in the morning we set off for the beautiful Lake District, the place which inspired so many English poets and writers.  Lunch on the shore of Lake Windermere and then on to Liverpool, the city of the Beatles

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  • 7
    Coventry - Stratford-Upon-Avon - Cotswolds - Oxford - London
    Day 7
    Coventry - Stratford-Upon-Avon - Cotswolds - Oxford - London

    Today we will visit Coventry, with its splendid cathedral built after the destruction of the German bombing in the Second World War.  We go on to Stratford-upon-Avon, the birthplace of Shakespeare, and then continue to the university town of Oxford. After the visit, on to London and the hotel.

     

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  • 8
    London
    Day 8
    London

    Breakfast in the hotel and transfer to the airport.

     

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  • Prices and conditions

    Price includes

    • All activities and transfers mentioned in the itineray + local guide

    Price does not include

    • Tips
    • Flights
    • Personal expenses
    • Optional activities
    • Everything which is not mentioned in the itinerary