The British Escape
On this Escape, visit the must-see landmarks and experience the culture of Britain without the crowds—and even better—without the high-season prices. It’s the perfect, concise Britain escorted tour that offers you the unforgettable sights of this great land! Have your camera ready to capture all the magnificent experiences as you travel from London to Edinburgh.
• 6 night tour exploring Britain from London to Edinburgh
• Breakfast daily and 3 dinners
• Highlights include London, Bath, Liverpool, Edinburgh
• Try original Grasmere Gingerbread
• Superior Hotels in the heart of the action
• Breakfast daily and many meals
• First-class motorcoach with FREE Wi-Fi
• Professional Tour Director & Local Guides
• VIP sightseeing
• Local favourite experiences
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Room Type Superior
Room Configuration Twin Share/Double
05 Mar 20,
Unless sold out prior. Availability is limited.
Day 1 ARRIVE IN LONDON, ENGLAND. Welcome to London! Uniformed Globus Hosts are available to help you make the most of your stay. Tonight, meet your Tour Director and travelling companions for a welcome dinner at your hotel.
Day 2 LONDON. After a hearty English breakfast, morning sightseeing with a Local Guide includes all the famous landmarks: the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben beside the Thames River, Westminster Abbey, Whitehall's mounted horseguards, the Prime Minister's Downing Street residence, Piccadilly Circus, and Buckingham Palace. The highlight is a visit to ST. PAUL'S CATHEDRAL, Sir Christopher Wren's masterpiece built between 1675 and 1708. This afternoon an optional excursion (additional fees apply) to the Tower of London is available. And this evening, maybe enjoy an optional dinner (additional fees apply), followed by a cruise on the River Thames.
Day 3 LONDON-STONEHENGE-BATH. Depart at 8 am for a memorable day of sightseeing. First, visit the intriguing prehistoric monument of STONEHENGE. Explore the visitor centre with its imaginative exhibitions, then take the shuttle to the stone circle and admire the magnificence of the monument up close. Across Salisbury Plain, head for the elegant Georgian city of Bath, where you see the amazing excavations of the ROMAN BATHS, once one of the greatest religious spas of the ancient world.
Day 4 BATH-STRATFORD-UPON-AVON-LIVERPOOL. Savor vistas of rural England on your way to Stratford-upon-Avon. Time here to visit SHAKESPEARE'S BIRTHPLACE and discover this pretty Elizabethan town at your own pace. In the afternoon, drive to Liverpool, the hometown of The Beatles. Then, why not join a Local Guide for an optional excursion (additional fees apply) which will give you a detailed introduction to the city. You'll visit the magnificent cathedral, admire stunning historic civic buildings, hear all about the legendary Beatles, and discover the city's glorious maritime history.
Day 5 LIVERPOOL-GRASMERE-GRETNA GREEN, SCOTLAND- EDINBURGH. This morning, focus on the tranquil Lake District, a UNESCO World Heritage site and considered to be the finest of England's national parks. Take a break in Wordsworth's beloved Grasmere and try original GRASMERE GINGERBREAD. Then, head north for the Scottish border and stop at Gretna Green, where the blacksmith used to wed runaway couples. Arrive in Edinburgh this afternoon for a two-night stay.
Day 6 EDINBURGH. Morning city sightseeing with a Local Guide introduces you to the 200-year-old "New Town" and famous scientists, inventors, and novelists who lived there. In the "Old Town," visit EDINBURGH CASTLE to admire Scotland's Crown Jewels and the iconic Stone of Destiny, used to inaugurate monarchs for centuries, and take in the fantastic views over the city. The afternoon is free to enjoy the Scottish capital at your own pace. Later, join your fellow Travellers for a farewell dinner at a local restaurant.
Day 7 EDINBURGH. Your holiday ends with breakfast this morning.
*Conditions apply. Prices correct as at 06/02/2020 but may fluctuate if surcharges, fees, taxes or currency change. Offers subject to availability. Agents may charge service fees, rates vary. Payments by credit card will incur a surcharge. All savings are included in the advertised price. Offers valid when you book & deposit by 05 March 2020. Airfare not included. To secure reservation, a non-refundable, non-transferable deposit of $250 per person/per tour is required within 7 days of booking or by 05 March 2020 (whichever comes first). Escapes by Globus product is not combinable with any other offer or discount. Applicable to singles – Single Supplement waiver may be available with strictly limited availability. Offer reliant on space availability and applies to new 2020 bookings only. Full cancellation penalties will apply. Offers may be withdrawn or amended without notice and are not combinable with any other offers unless stated. Please check all prices, availability and other information before booking. Globus and Helloworld Travel booking terms and conditions apply, see in store for details.