2019 - 8 Days Great British Cities

8 day/7 night

Tour Highlights

Authentic Local Experiences:

  • Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance with reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 4th - August 18th departures.
  • See Yorkshire's amazing scenery as you travel by vintage locomotive.
  • Tour the elaborate chambers of Castle Howard, an imposing 18th century mansion where Brideshead Revisited was filmed.

    Dining Experiences:

  • 7 breakfasts (B) and 4 dinners (D) including a festive Scottish evening in Edinburgh and dinner at a historic pub in York.

    Trip Highlights:

  • Castle Howard
  • North Yorkshire Steam Vintage Train
  • Glamis Castle
  • Shakespeare's Birthplace
  • St Andrews
  • Tower of London
  • York Minster
  • Edinburgh Castle

    Hotels:

  • Norton House Hotel & Spa - near Edinburgh (3)
  • York Marriott - York (2)
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Victoria - London (2)
  • Call (636) 239-3040 for more information or to book today! Mention code 14203548

    Tour Operator
    CIE Tours
    Offer
    Offer valid through 3/31/2019
    Duration
    8 Days
    Escorted
    Escorted - Yes
    DayDestinationDescription
    Day 1EdinburghEdinburgh & Scottish Evening : Tour begins 6:30 PM at your Edinburgh hotel. Meet your tour director and fellow travelers and enjoy a lively Scottish evening with dinner and entertainment.
    (D)
    Day 2EdinburghEdinburgh Castle & City Tour : Explore central Edinburgh, starting in the 200-year-old New Town with planned streets and elegant Georgian houses where many famous writers and inventors lived. See the Royal Mile with its narrow medieval houses, then tour Edinburgh Castle to see the Crown Jewels of Scotland and the Stone of Destiny. The rest of the day is free. On August 4 - August 18 departures, experience the world-famous Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo.
    (B)
    Day 3EdinburghExcursion To Glamis Castle & St Andrews Walk : Tour Glamis Castle, the legendary setting of Shakespeare's Macbeth and childhood home of the Queen Mother. Cross the modern Tay Bridge to the medieval town of St Andrews, the "Home of Golf". Enjoy a panoramic tour and spend some free time browsing on your own. Back in Edinburgh, head to a nearby pub for dinner with your group.
    (B, D)
    Day 4YorkAbbotsford House & York Minster : Visit Abbotsford House, former home of Sir Walter Scott. Upon arrival in York, visit York Minster, which is famous for its stained glass windows. In the evening enjoy a pub dinner with your group.
    (B, D)
    Day 5YorkHistoric Train Ride & Castle Howard : Head to Goathland Station, which served as Hogsmeade Station in the Harry Potter series, and travel on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway by vintage locomotive. In Whitby, take a guided stroll around the picturesque harbor, winding streets, and quaint buildings. Tour the elaborate chambers of Castle Howard, an imposing 18th century mansion where Brideshead Revisited was filmed.
    (B, D)
    Day 6LondonShakespeare's Birthplace & London : Travel to Stratford-upon-Avon and Shakespeare's Birthplace. Discover the world that shaped the man as you look through an exhibition about his life and work, and take in a short performance to see his words come to life. Drive through the scenic Cotswolds region, renowned for picturesque villages built of honey-colored stone with charming gardens. Arrive in London where the evening is at leisure.
    (B)
    Day 7LondonTower Of London & City Sightseeing : Take a panoramic London tour to see some of the famous landmarks including Piccadilly Circus, Nelson's Column in Trafalgar Square, Westminster Abbey, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament. Visit the mighty Tower of London to see the many fortresses, Beefeaters in their elaborate uniforms, and the dazzling Crown Jewels. The afternoon and evening are free for independent activities.
    (B)
    Day 8LondonTour Ends In London : Your tour ends after breakfast.
    (B)

    B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner

    Dates/Pricing

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    DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
    04/21/2019$2,689.00* (USD) / 8 Days from Edinburgh to LondonQuote
    05/19/2019$2,719.00* (USD) / 8 Days from Edinburgh to LondonQuote
    06/02/2019$3,199.00* (USD) / 8 Days from Edinburgh to LondonQuote
    06/23/2019$2,779.00* (USD) / 8 Days from Edinburgh to LondonQuote
    06/30/2019$2,779.00* (USD) / 8 Days from Edinburgh to LondonQuote
    07/14/2019$2,809.00* (USD) / 8 Days from Edinburgh to LondonQuote
    08/04/2019$2,989.00* (USD) / 8 Days from Edinburgh to LondonQuote
    08/11/2019$2,989.00* (USD) / 8 Days from Edinburgh to LondonQuote
    09/01/2019$3,439.00* (USD) / 8 Days from Edinburgh to LondonQuote
    09/08/2019$2,749.00* (USD) / 8 Days from Edinburgh to LondonQuote
    09/15/2019$2,749.00* (USD) / 8 Days from Edinburgh to LondonQuote
    09/29/2019$3,199.00* (USD) / 8 Days from Edinburgh to LondonQuote
    10/27/2019$2,569.00* (USD) / 8 Days from Edinburgh to LondonQuote
    Lodging
    Norton House Hotel & Spa - near Edinburgh (3)
    York Marriott - York (2)
    DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Victoria - London (2)

    Tours


    • 2019 - 8 Days Great British Cities

      From $2,569.00 (USD)

      Tour HighlightsAuthentic Local Experiences:Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance with reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 4th - August 18th departures.

     
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