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Essential Britain

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Essential Britain - Globus
Essential Britain - Globus
Starts
London
Destinations
+18
Ends
London
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Highlights

Start and end in London! With the in-depth cultural tour Essential Britain, you have a 12 day tour package taking you through London, England and 18 other destinations in Europe. Essential Britain includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport.
Age range
8 to 80 year olds
Max Group Size
50
Transportation
Coach / Bus, Ship, Ferry
Travel style
In-depth Cultural, Coach / Bus

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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
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  1. Day 1: ARRIVE IN LONDON, ENGLAND
  2. Day 2: LONDON–STONEHENGE–PLYMOUTH
  3. Day 3: PLYMOUTH. CORNWALL EXCURSION
  4. Day 4: PLYMOUTH–GLASTONBURY–BATH–CARDIFF, WALES
  5. Day 5: CARDIFF–BUILTH WELLS–CHESTER, ENGLAND–LIVERPOOL
  6. Day 6: LIVERPOOL–GRASMERE–GRETNA GREEN, SCOTLAND–GLASGOW
  7. Day 7: GLASGOW–ISLE OF SKYE–INVERNESS
  8. Day 8: INVERNESS–CULLODEN—PITLOCHRY–ST. ANDREWS–EDINBURGH
  9. Day 9: EDINBURGH
  10. Day 10: EDINBURGH–ALNWICK, ENGLAND–YORK
  11. Day 11: YORK–STRATFORD-UPON-AVON–LONDON
  12. Day 12: LONDON

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Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

    • What are the activities included on this trip?

      The following activities are included but subject to slight changes:

      STONEHENGE - Visit the prehistoric monument
      PLYMOUTH - Welcome dinner, Globus Local Favorite Plymouth Sound cruise
      CORNWALLTake photographs of St. Michael’s Mount, visit Land’s End and St. Ives; Globus Local Favorite Cornish pasty treat
      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; Globus Local Favorite try original Grasmere gingerbread
      GRETNA GREEN - Globus Local Favorite

    • Are there any optional activities available on this tour?

      There are some additional optional activities that your tour guide will inform you about on your tour.

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    • Victoria8th April 2018
      Website was very straight forward and easy to use, I was able to tick exactly where I wanted to go which I was unable to do with other websites. very reasonably priced trips.

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    About the countries

    Useful things to know before you go

    Currencies

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    England , Wales and Scotland

    Plugs & Adapters

    England, Wales and Scotland

    Visa

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    Location
    Start and end in London.
    Hold my space
    TourRadar can request Globus to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
    Deposit
    TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm this Globus booking. The remaining balance is then payable 50 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 5 September 2018 the full payment of $2,666 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 50 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $2666 for Essential Britain, but the deposit of $250 is non-refundable.
    Credit Cards
    The following cards are accepted for Globus tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 2,206 km.
    • London (England)
    • 123 km
    • Stonehenge (England)
    • 12 km
    • Salisbury (England)
    • 182 km
    • Plymouth (England)
    • 132 km
    • Glastonbury (England)
    • 36 km
    • Bath (England)
    • 58 km
    • Cardiff (Wales)
    • 86 km
    • Llandrindod Wells (Wales)
    • 111 km
    • Chester (England)
    • 25 km
    • Liverpool (England)
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