Gems of Britain

 

5 Days Package

Places covered – Windsor, Jedburgh, Edinburgh, Aviemore, Lake District, Stratford-upon-Avon

Day 01

blue-arrowLondon – Windsor – York area – This morning, at the check-in point, you will meet your Tour Manager and join the coach for a leisurely drive from London to the Royal city of Windsor. On arrival we visit Windsor Castle, the largest inhabited Castle in the world, and the oldest in continuous occupation. On the tour, (subject to opening arrangements), visit: the State Apartments, St George’s Chapel and Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House. Continue onto York area and late evening check into our hotel. (Dinner).

Day 02

blue-arrow York area – Jedburgh – Edinburgh – Driving through Northumberland National Park, we cross the Scottish border, and passing small valleys and river streams, our journey leads us past the romantic ruins of Jedburgh Abbey. Crossing River Tweed we reach Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland. On arrival we meet our expert local guide for our sightseeing tour, which features a visit to the famous Edinburgh Castle. We will also view The Palace of Holyroodhouse, once home of Mary Queen of Scots, Old and New Town, the stately Royal Mile, and elegant Princes Street for tartans and tweeds. The evening is at leisure. (Breakfast, Dinner).

Day 03

blue-arrow Edinburgh – Aviemore area– Depart north today for the scenic drive over the Monadhliath Mountains. Enjoy the grand panoramic scenery as we proceed across the Scottish highlands. Passing the waters of Loch Ness, famed for it’s myths and legends. We later pass the town of Fort William, at the foot of the mighty Ben Nevis, and Loch Lomond. Late evening we check into our hotel. (Breakfast, Continental Dinner).
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Day 04

blue-arrow Aviemore area – Lake District– Today we return to England and drive south to the shores of Lake Windermere, the site of England’s largest lake. Admire the natural scenery and breathtaking views. (Breakfast, Dinner).

Day 05

blue-arrow Lake District – Stratford-upon–Avon – London– Today we depart for the beautiful town of Stratford-upon-Avon, birthplace of William Shakespeare, where you have some free time to explore the historical town. Later, we continue onto London where the tour ends and time to say farewell to all the friends you have made on tour. (Breakfast).
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TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:

WINDSOR: Visit Windsor Castle
EDINBURGH: Guided City Tour – visit Edinburgh Castle, view Holyrood House, Old and New Town, Royal Mile and Princes Street
AVIEMORE: Panoramic Tour – Loch Lomond – Loch Ness
LAKE WINDERMERE: Scenic drive
STRATFORD-UPON-AVON: Explore the historical town

YOUR TOUR INCLUDES:

  • 4 nights in a First Class Hotel with private facilities
  • 4 Vegetarian Breakfasts, 3 Authentic Indian Vegetarian / Non-Vegetarian Dinners and 1 Continental Dinner
  • Meal plan is indicated at the bottom of your daily Itinerary: Breakfast, Indian Vegetarian / Non-Vegetarian Dinner, Continental Dinner
  • All coach transportation by executive coach from tour departure to termination points
  • All sightseeing and excursions as mentioned in the Itinerary
  • Services of Bi-lingual “Taj Tours” Tour Manager throughout the Tour

TOUR DEPARTURES:

Tour Code: 05D – GEMS (out Mondays – return Fridays)

April 21 (*), 28(*)
May 26(*)
June 06, 13, 20, 27
July 04, 11, 18, 25
August 01, 08, 15, 22, 25(*)
September 05, 12, 19, 26
October 24
   
(*) = Thursday departures

TOUR DEPARTURES:

  TOUR PRICES
Adult £455.00
Child 2 – 11 yrs £335.00
Infant 0 – 23 months £75.00
Single Person £535.00

Special Offer: £15.00 per adult and £10.00 per child off the tour price.

Adult Rate is based on 2/3 Adults (12+ years) sharing Twin / Triple Rooms
Child (2-11 years) must share a Room with 2 Adults
Infant price is for Coach Seat only
Discounts available for groups of 15+ passengers
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