Day 1-2 Transatlantic flight to London. Arrive in London, where you will be met and transferred to your centrally located hotel. Meet in the evening for dinner and a guide sightseeing walking tour of London.
Day 3 A morning of sightseeing includes Royal Albert Hall, the Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace, House of Parliament and Big Ben, and Westminster Abbey. Lunch at Covington Garden and the remainder of the day is free to explore on your own. Meet for dinner.
Day 4 Morning excursion to Windsor Castle. In the evening, enjoy a show at one of London’s West End Theatres.
Day 5 Visit to the British Museum and the Tower of London.
Day 6 Meet your guide in the early morning for a day trip to Georgian city, Bath, via the prehistoric site of Stonehenge. Visit the ancient Roman Baths and Bath Cathedral. There will be time to wander the quaint shops and lunch at your leisure.
Day 7 Early morning drive through the Cotswolds stopping at medieval market towns en-route to the picturesque village of Stratford-upon-Avon. Visit Shakespeare’s birthplace and Anne Hathaway’s Cottage. Free time to stroll and take pictures before returning to London.
Day 8 Cruise the River Thames with time for shopping at the famous department store Harrods. Optional afternoon visit to the historic city of Canterbury, home the Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales.
Day 9 Return flight to the USA. Optional 4-day excursion to York and Edinburgh upon request.
Inclusions: Double occupancy in centrally located 3 and 4 star hotels including breakfast daily
Meals as specified.
Admission to all sights listed in itinerary.
Air Conditioned private motorcoaches.
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