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England & Cornwall, Towne & Country

Departs: 8/31/2019 Returns: 9/10/2019

11 Days | All Airfare Included

Explore iconic palaces and beautiful countrysides celebrated in classic literature and popular historic television dramas.
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Daily Itinerary Items

Day 1 : Fly to London
Joined by our Tour Director, we relax during an overnight flight to Great Britain.

Day 2 : Hampton Court Palace
We arrive in London, warmly welcomed by our British Blue Badge – the UK’s most experienced tour guides. We then depart for Hampton Court, Henry VIII’s favorite palace. Located on the River Thames, Hampton Court Palace was one of England’s most modern, sophisticated, and magnificent homes of its time. Explore Henry’s opulent State Apartments, tour the vast Tudor Kitchens, and feel the eerie chill of the Haunted Gallery before strolling the glorious gardens. In the evening we settle into our accommodations in central London and get to know our fellow travelers during a Holiday Vacations Welcome Dinner. L,D

Day 3 : London City Tour
After an included English Breakfast, we are joined by our Blue Badge Guide whose enthusiastic passion for British history and traditions enhance our introduction to London. We arrive at the Tower of London and learn about its legendary past, see Britain’s Crown Jewels, the armory, and much more. View the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, the Prime Minister’s Office on Downing Street, Piccadilly Circus, and Buckingham Palace. Look forward to views of the city from the Thames on a Thames River Cruise. The tour ends with a full afternoon tea with finger sandwiches, expertly brewed tea, freshly baked pastries, and scones with jam at Harrods, a department store with more than 160 years of history. B,T

Day 4 : Buckingham Palace  & London at Leisure
Embrace the regal elegance and royal traditions of Britain's monarch during our tour of the Buckingham Palace State Apartments, open to visitors just two months of the year. Afterward, savor a fish and chips lunch. The remainder of the day is ours to discover everything London has to offer. B,L

Day 5 : Bletchley Park & Oxford
We travel northwest of London to tour Bletchley Park, where Alan Turing and many others worked in secret to unlock the German Enigma Machine during World War II. Explore the Visitor Centre and the Codebreaking Huts. After, we travel to Oxford, known as the City of Dreaming Spires. We go on a walking tour of Oxford’s city center with our Blue Badge guide, visiting local markets, Christchurch Cathedral, and more. Some of these places, including our accommodations this evening at the MacDonald Randolph Hotel, are filming locations to several popular television series. B

Day 6 : Blenheim Palace
This morning we travel northwest to Richmond and the ancestral home of Sir Winston Churchill. The principal residence of the Dukes of Marlborough, this is the only non-royal country house to hold the title of palace. Filled with marvelous treasures this 187 room home is truly a wonder. This afternoon, we journey to the Georgian city of Bath and enjoy a city tour before checking into our comfortable accommodations. B

Day 7 : Bath & Devon
This morning we tour the UNESCO World Heritage Roman Baths, built over hot springs by the Romans and rediscovered in Georgian times. Next, we journey down to Devon and take a ferry to visit Greenway, mystery author Agatha Christie's vacation home on a hill overlooking the river Dart. Our overnight accommodations for the next two nights are in Plymouth. B,D

Day 8 : Port Isaac & Cornwall
Today we travel to Cornwall. Our local guide, who is also an extra in a famous public television series, will lead a walking tour of the picturesque village of Port Isaac, the setting to a popular British medical drama-comedy. Here, enjoy a Cornish pasty lunch. In the afternoon we will visit Jamaica Inn, once a haven for smugglers and shipwreck looters. B,L,D

Day 9 : Stonehenge
One of the most recognized prehistoric monuments in the world, few places have generated more speculation than the mysterious circle of standing stones known as Stonehenge. After breakfast at our leisure we travel to the Salisbury Plain for a tour of the fascinating landmark. We have the afternoon to learn about the site, then we travel east to the historic town of Windsor. B

Day 10 : Windsor Castle
Today we visit Windsor Castle, the official residence of Her Majesty the Queen, and the oldest and largest continuously occupied castle in the world. Prominently situated on 26 acres high above the River Thames, the castle features magnificent state apartments, St. George’s Chapel and Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House, a masterpiece in miniature. We have the rest of the afternoon on our own in Windsor. Tonight, we feast with our fellow travelers at a Holiday Vacations Farewell Dinner, celebrating our final evening on the Sceptered Isle. B,D

Day 11 : Fly Home
We return home with fantastic memories of our spectacular tour of England. B

B - Breakfast; CB - Continental Breakfast; L - Lunch; D - Dinner; T - Tea

Additional Tour Information

Your Holiday Vacations Experience Includes 
• All airfare
• All fuel surcharges, government fees, airport & departure taxes (minimum value of $60 per person)
• Holiday Vacations Tour Director
• Experienced Local Guides
• Motorcoach with professional guide
• Baggage handling at hotels
• $100 travel voucher for a future Holiday Vacations Tour

17 Excellent Meals Featuring
• Afternoon Tea at Harrods in London
• Authentic Cornish Pasty lunch

All Accommodations Featuring
 3 nights in London
 1 night at the MacDonald Randolph Hotel in Oxford
 1 night in Bath
 2 nights at the Crowne Plaza in Plymouth
 2 nights at the Harte & Garter Hotel Windsor

Attractions & Highlights
• Hampton Court Palace
• London city tour
• Tower of London
• Thames River cruise 
• Buckingham Palace
• Bletchley Park
• Oxford walking tour
• Christchurch Cathedral
• Blenheim Palace 
• Roman Baths tour
• Agatha Christie’s home, Greenway
• Port Isaac walking tour
• Jamaica Inn
• Stonehenge
• Windsor Castle

Tour Pricing

Category - Occupancy Price (Per Person)
Airport - Double $5799
Airport - Single $7199

Final Payment Date: 5/28/2019

Guaranteed Airport Departure Cities

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Itinerary ID:42021284 | Tour Code: INEN0831191
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