Real Britain

 

Duration:  
6 Days  5 Nights
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Highlights:

Medieval castles and the inspiring beauty of the Lake District are highlights on this exciting England, Scotland and Wales trip. Learn about the runaway wedding capital, Gretna Green and Tudor history in Ludlow before you ascend to lofty Castle Rock for spellbinding views of Edinburgh.

  • Explore Edinburgh with a Local Specialist
  • Discover Bath, Cardiff, Liverpool and York
  • Visit Stonehenge, the Roman Baths in Bath, the Tudor town of Ludlow, Gretna Green, Edinburgh Castle, and Shakespeare's Birthplace in Stratford-upon-Avon
  • View Bath Abbey, Cardiff Castle, the Lake District's magnificent scenery, Hadrian's Wall, York Minster, and Anne Hathaway's thatched cottage
  • See the Principality Stadium in Cardiff, and the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh
  • Tickets for the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo are included on departures that coincide with performance dates

 

Itinerary & Optional Tours:

 

Package Price:

Start from USD 1,395 per person

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MYR 1,395
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Day 1
Journey to Stonehenge, Bath and Cardiff
Welcome Reception
Mercure Holland House
Activity
Experience first-hand what's 'great' about Great Britain on this mesmerising sojourn past the peaks of Wales and the rolling hills and lush farmlands of England to 'bonnie' Scotland. We kick-start our adventure in the cosmopolitan capital of London, heading west to visit Stonehenge’s stone monoliths, whose centuries-old myths have yet to be fully revealed. The elegant Georgian architecture of Bath takes centre stage during our visit to this famous spa town. Here, we'll see the Abbey and visit the Roman Baths, before crossing the Severn Estuary to Cardiff. Delve into the proud culture and heritage of the Welsh as you embark on an orientation of the city to see the Principality Stadium and Cardiff Castle, in the heart of the city. Tonight, we celebrate the beginning of an epic adventure through Great Britain at a Welcome Reception.
Day 2
Through the Scenic Countryside to Liverpool
Breakfast
Mercure Atlantic Tower
Highlight
Please refer to the PDF above to explore the optional tours!
Activity
The half-timbered Tudor houses of Ludlow feature today on our exploration of this market town with its medieval walls and historic castle. We journey north through the Shropshire Hills and Cheshire landscapes to the bold British city of Liverpool, hometown of the 'Fab Four'. Saunter through its edgy 'Scouse' streets and perhaps visit The Cavern Club, where the Beatles once played, during your evening at leisure.
Day 3
Venture to the Romantic Lake District and on to Edinburgh
Breakfast
Holiday Inn
Highlight
Please refer to the PDF above to explore the optional tours!
Activity
The enchanting views of Britain's Lake District provide a scenic backdrop for our drive north to Scotland. Skirt the romantic shores of Lake Windermere and enjoy views that inspired literary greats like William Wordsworth. We stop at the runaway wedding capital that is Gretna Green where 'Blacksmith Priests' would marry couples over the Marriage Anvil. Later, we arrive in enchanting Edinburgh – our home for the next two nights. Tickets to see the spectacular Edinburgh Tattoo are included on departures that coincide with performance dates.
Day 4
Discover Edinburgh’s Treasures
Breakfast
Holiday Inn
Highlight
Please refer to the PDF above to explore the optional tours!
Activity
Ramble up the Royal Mile in the mesmerising medieval city of Edinburgh, where you'll join a Local Specialist on an included city sightseeing tour. Stroll through the Old Town and view Arthur's Seat and the Palace of Holyroodhouse, for centuries the seat of the kings and queens of the Scots. Visit Edinburgh Castle perched atop Castle Rock overlooking the city. Spend the rest of the day exploring Auld Reekie's medieval relics and elegant Georgian and Gothic façades on your own, or join your Travel Director on an Optional Experience to visit the Royal Yacht Britannia. This evening, consider attending a lively Scottish banquet with traditional haggis and bagpipes.
Day 5
Explore Hadrian’s Wall and Onwards to York
Breakfast, Be My Guest
Novotel Centre
Activity
Trace the northern frontier of the Roman Empire at Hadrian's Wall before crossing the River Tyne and venturing south to the ancient cathedral city of York, whose origins hark back to Roman times. Walk along the famous Shambles and view York Minster, one of the greatest cathedrals in the world. This evening we Connect With Locals, joining a family at their stately home in York, for a home-cooked Be My Guest Farewell Dinner and some hearty British hospitality.
Day 6
Admire Stratford-upon-Avon and return to London
Breakfast
NIL
Activity
Delve into the fascinating story of Shakespeare's life at his Birthplace and Visitor Centre in Stratford-upon-Avon, and view Anne Hathaway's thatched cottage. We return to London this evening where our memorable encounter with Britain's icons comes to an end.
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MYR 1,395
per person

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includes
  • All transport and transfers shown 

  • An expert Travel Director and professional Driver

  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted

  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes

  • Daily breakfast and up to half your evening meals

  • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras

  • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing

  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with Wi-Fi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)

  • All porterage and restaurant gratuities

  • Pick-up and drop-off when you stay at the Trafalgar recommended London hotel, booked through Trafalgar

  • The services of a Trafalgar Local Host when you stay at Trafalgar's recommended London hotel.

     

     

excludes
  • All international / domestic flights, taxes & fees

  • All personal expenses & porterage

  • Travel visa application (if needed)

  • Gratuities / Tipping & Travel insurance coverage

  • High season surcharge (if applicable)