Essential Britain

08/20/2019 through 10/09/2019
08/20/2019 through 10/23/2019
Globus

On this Essential Britain tour you’ll experience some of Britain’s most fascinating towns as you travel through England, Wales, and Scotland stopping for overnights in London, Plymouth, Cardiff, Liverpool, Glasgow, Inverness, Edinburgh, and York. Plus, part of the charm of traveling through Britain is seeing the marvelous scenery and on this Britain tour you’ll get the opportunity to witness some of its most scenic areas. You’ll cruise on Plymouth Sound, one of the world’s great natural harbors; visit the former smugglers’ port of Looe; drive through Brecon Beacons National Park, with its dramatic landscapes; explore England’s tranquil Lake District, England’s largest and finest natural park; visit the Isle of Skye, with some of Scotland’s best scenery; and trace the shores of Loch Ness.

On this tour to Britain, you’ll also travel to some of the charming towns. In Bath, you’ll explore the excavations of the Roman baths, used over 2,000 years ago for bathing and socializing. In Chester, you’ll enjoy a walking tour of this city famed for its Roman remains, black and white half-timbered buildings, and famous two-tiered arcades. In Liverpool, take a journey into the life of the Beatles. Walk through York’s quaint streets with your Tour Director, who will bring York and all of Britain alive with first-hand, in-depth knowledge throughout your tour. Globus also brings these destinations to life with out-of-the-ordinary experiences-such as a wedding re-enactment at Gretna Green and original Grasmere gingerbread in Grasmere-arranged just for you.

Majestic scenery, fascinating towns, special treats, an expert Tour Director bringing these destinations to life, and so much more are offered on this spectacular Britain vacation. Be sure to grab your camera so all you have to do is sit back and relax as you experience these wonderful destinations.

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STONEHENGE
Visit the prehistoric monument

PLYMOUTH
Welcome dinner; [LF] Plymouth Sound cruise

CORNWALL
Visit the fishing village of Looe

BATH
Visit the Roman relics

BUILTH WELLS
Visit the ancient market town

CHESTER
Walking tour

LIVERPOOL
Visit the Beatles Story

GRASMERE
Visit Wordsworth’s village; [LF] try original Grasmere gingerbread

GRETNA GREEN
[LF] Take part in a wedding re-enactment

MALLAIG-ARMADALE
Cross the Sound of Sleat by ferry

PITLOCHRY
Visit the Victorian mountain resort

ST. ANDREWS
Visit the home of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club

EDINBURGH
Guided sightseeing, visit Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood Palace (when available)

ALNWICK
Visit the ancestral home of the Duke and Duchess of Northumberland or explore the spectacular garden

YORK
Walking tour

STRATFORD-UPON-AVON
Take pictures of Anne Hathaway’s Cottage, visit Shakespeare’s birthplace

Itinerary

Day 1 London, England
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Day 2 London – Stonehenge – Plymouth
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Day 3 Plymouth. Cornwall Excursion
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Day 4 Plymouth – Glastonbury – Bath – Cardiff, Wales
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Day 5 Cardiff – Builth Wells – Chester, England – Liverpool
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Day 6 Liverpool – Grasmere – Gretna Green, Scotland – Glasgow
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Day 7 Glasgow – Isle Of Skye – Inverness
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Day 8 Inverness – Culloden-pitlochry – St. Andrews – Edinburgh
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Day 9 Edinburgh
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Day 10 Edinburgh – Alnwick, England – York
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Day 11 York – Stratford - Upon - Avon – London
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Day 12 London
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