Royal pageantry, scenic landscapes and historic cities await. Enjoy the Scottish capital of Edinburgh, on the Firth of Forth, with its foundation the famous Edinburgh Castle. Then explore the second city of the British realm, charming York with its Roman and Viking roots. Your finale is London, one of the truly great cities of the world, to see the Crown Jewels in the Tower and visit St. Pauls Cathedral.
After arrival and private car transfer to the hotel, the remainder of the day is free in Edinburgh. You may want to stretch your legs on a stroll down Rose Street, filled with picturesque pubs and shops.
Meet your private guide and car for sightseeing Edinburgh, proud and beautiful capital of Scotland. See the smart shops, gardens and parks along Princes Street, visit Holyroodhouse Palace (if the Queen is not in residence) and Edinburgh Castle, which towers above the Old Town.
Train to York
The morning is free in Edinburgh. At midday, board the train south to the ancient English walled city of York. No other British city offers the magical, medieval charm and beauty of York, with its 71A.D. Roman and Viking history and bustling streets filled with charming shops and pubs.
York Minster & Jorvik
On your walking tour, visit York Minster, Northern Europe largest Gothic Cathedral, which dominates the city skyline. See the well preserved city fortress walls and visit the Jorvik Viking Center, a reconstructed archeological site, to experience everyday life in a medieval Viking village. The afternoon is at leisure, to walk atop the medieval city walls or window shop the ancient lanes of the Shambles.
Morning private guided sightseeing includes visits to St. Pauls Cathedral and the Tower of London where the Crown Jewels are kept. See Regent and Oxford Streets, Big Ben, Westminster Abbey and the Parliament. The afternoon is free in London. The most famous shopping areas are Regent and Oxford Streets, plus fabulous Harrods in Knightsbridge.
Private car transfer is provided to Heathrow Airport for your flight home.
From $3869 per person in double occupancy
Departure: Daily, year-round
Duration: 6 Nights, 7 Days
Type of services: Guided services throughout with local English-speaking guides.
Travel documents: Please visit our “Visa Info” page to inquire if you need a travel visa for this tour. It is the responsibility of the traveler to obtain proper travel documents for this tour..
Inclusions: All ground transportation at the destination; lodging, meals and tours per itinerary; hotel taxes; English-speaking assistance.
Not included: International and/or domestic airfares; airport departure taxes; tips of any kind; incidentals at hotels; any meals not included in the itinerary; alcoholic beverages; souvenirs.
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