6 Night Tale of Two Cities: London & Birmingham

Discover England's two largest cities; London and Birmingham. Explore London with a hop on hop off pass, giving you the freedom to stop when and where you want. Enjoy a full day tour of Warwick Castle, Shakespeare's Birthplace and Oxford from London. Discover over a thousand years of history at one of England’s most beautiful medieval castles before visiting the birthplace of William Shakespeare in the picturesque town of Stratford-upon-Avon. Finally, head off to explore the historic city of Oxford on a walking tour of the city with your expert guide. Next head to Birmingham, the host city of the 2022 Commonwealth Games. Just one and a half hours from London by train, Birmingham is packed full of exciting attractions, from a state-of-the-art library to a world-class shopping centre and even Cadbury World. Take an exciting 3-hour trip onto the open water of the canals around Dudley and Tipton and join a tour through the back streets of Birmingham, where you’ll learn the truth of the characters and stories behind the Peaky Blinders TV series. The tour begins at The Old Crown, established in 1368, this is Birmingham's oldest and friendliest pub. With three nights in Birmingham you will have time to experience its culinary scene, Birmingham and the surrounding area has 11 Michelin starred restaurants, stylish independents, street dining, the world famous Balti Triangle, farmers' markets and of course the great tradition of Afternoon Teas.

Price Includes

  • 3 nights at Phoenix Hotel, London or similar ★★★
  • 24 hour London Hop-on Hop-off sightseeing pass
  • Full day Warwick Castle, Shakespeare's Birthplace and Oxford Tour including admission to Warwick Castle and Shakespeare's Birthplace and walking tour of Oxford
  • 3 nights at Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham Brindley Place or similar ★★★★
  • 3.5 hour Peaky Blinders Guided Walking Tour
  • 1 hour Sherborne Wharf Boat Cruise around Birmingham’s Canals
  • English breakfast daily
  • Return standard class train tickets between London Euston Station and Birmingham New Street Station
  • Return private airport transfers from London Heathrow Airport


Room/Cabin information
twin share
Travel Dates

1-30 Apr, 1-31 Aug 22. Travel also available 1 May - 31 Jul, 1 Sep 22 - 31 Mar 23, seasonal surcharges apply.

Offer Ends

31 Mar 23,

unless sold out prior. Availability is limited.

Helloworld Terms & Conditions

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