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British Landscapes

featuring the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

Summary:

An adventure fit for a Shakespearean tale takes you from verdant hillsides to bustling cities, featuring a memorable performance by the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo. Explore Edinburgh’s historic ambiance along the Royal Mile and visit Edinburgh Castle....

Duration
10 Days
Countries
2
Next Departure
05-Aug-2024
Starting at
USD 2,999.00
Price per day
USD 300.00
Tour Type
Tour Type

  • Overview
  • Dates and Details
  • Map, Destinations
  • Collette
 
Operator
Collette
Tour
British Landscapes
Sub-Title
featuring the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
Categories
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Summary

An adventure fit for a Shakespearean tale takes you from verdant hillsides to bustling cities, featuring a memorable performance by the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo. Explore Edinburgh’s historic ambiance along the Royal Mile and visit Edinburgh Castle. See the ruins of a Roman Fort during a visit to Hadrian’s Wall. Enjoy medieval York and its historic Minster. See the imposing castle of Caernarfon in Wales. Walk in the footsteps of the Bard, visiting the childhood home of William Shakespeare. Personalize your tour with a choice of included excursions in Caernarfon and Oxford. See the quintessential sights of London with a local guide. Sleepy villages, grassy slopes, mountainside lakes, and cities built upon layers of history – these are the landscapes of Britain.

Map: British Landscapes (Collette)

Short Itinerary / Route

Day 1
Overnight Flight
Day 2
Edinburgh, Scotland - Tour Begins
Day 3
Edinburgh
Day 4
Edinburgh - Borders Region - York, England
Day 5
York - Chester
Day 6
Chester - Caernarfon, Whales - Betws-Y-Coed - Ches...
Day 7
Chester - Stratford-Upon-Avon
Day 8
Stratford-Upon-Avon - Oxford - London
Day 9
London
Day 10
London - Tour Ends

Travel Countries (2): England, Scotland

Travel Cities (6): Chester, Edinburgh, London, Oxford, Stratford-upon-Avon, York

Highlights

Attraction

  • Edinburgh Castle
  • The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

City

  • York
  • Chester

Attraction

  • Choice on Tour: Caernarfon Castle or Caernarfon Walk
  • Betws-y-Coed

City

  • Stratford-upon-Avon
  • Oxford

Attraction

  • Choice on Tour: Ashmolean Museum or Oxford Walking Tour

City

  • London

Included in Price

Culinary

  • Enjoy London’s culinary renaissance at a dinner highlighting contemporary British cuisine.
  • Taste the best of Scottish fare in a traditional local restaurant.

Experience

  • Behold the Crown Jewels of Scotland on a guided tour of Edinburgh Castle.
  • Discover the medieval Snickelways of York.
  • Explore William Shakespeare’s childhood home in Stratford-upon-Avon.

Optional, not included

York: Yorkshire Heart Vineyard & Brewery

  • On arrival you will be greeted with a glass of our own award-winning sparkling wine followed by a talk led by Chris, the vineyard owner, who will show you the vines, explain how they are grown, then into the winery where he shows the equipment and explains how the different wines are made. Returning to the winehouse/marquee where your evening meal will be served, there will be opportunity to taste 3 award-winning Latimer - white, rose and red - wines during the course of the evening with Chris explaining them to you. Duration approximately 3 hour(s). Transportation is included. A minimum of 15 passenger(s) is required to operate this option.

    Available for sale up to 48 hours before event.
    This tour is not suitable for wheelchair users. This option will be outdoors visiting the vineyards and indoors to experience the wine tasting and meal. It is an evening visit so dress appropriately for the weather. It will run in all weather with provisions made for inclement weather. This is a strict over 18 event as it involves alcohol. For non-drinkers, there is no alternative option as it is a wine tasting event.

Travel Package

 

Coming from

 

Going to

Tour...

Edinburgh

Arrow Going To

London

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