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The British Isles in Depth - Cosmos
The British Isles in Depth - Cosmos
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Starts
London
Destinations
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Ends
London
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Start and end in London! With the in-depth cultural tour The British Isles in Depth, you have a 24 day tour package taking you through London, England and 48 other destinations in Europe. The British Isles in Depth includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport.
Age range
8 to 99 year olds
Max Group Size
50
Transportation
Coach / Bus, Ship, Ferry

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  • VJ
    Written on November 24, 2017
    3.0 - Average

    Went on the British Isles In Depth tour and it was OK, the hotels were OK, a couple were way out of town, so we didn't get to see those towns, got in too lat to see a couple of others, the driver was lovely and the coach was good, but the tour guide was nasty at times, I kept getting told not to come along for any guided walks and not to go to the top of Edinburgh Castle, then to top it off, 4 days before the tour ended she came to my hotel room and told me I smelled horrible and started saying I didn't shower or wash my clothes, not true of course, so my trip was ruined, and it was my first ever overseas trip at 65 years of age, will never use Cosmos again, I guess they're cheap for a reason.
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  • The British Isles in Depth reviewer 2
    Written on October 20, 2017
    5.0 - Excellent

    Everything excellent, the guide, the driver, the hotels, the places that we visited, the organization, perfect!
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  • The British Isles in Depth reviewer 3
    Written on October 8, 2017
    5.0 - Excellent

    El tour resultó excelente. Conocimos lugares maravillosos. La guía, Ana, fue maravillosa. Una gran profesional y una persona extraordinaria. Siempre dispuesta a contestarnos nuestras preguntas y matizó todo el viaje con canciones, anécdotas y juegos
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  • The British Isles in Depth reviewer 4
    Written on July 15, 2017
    4.5 - Excellent

    What an amazing experience! Annemarie our guide looked after all our needs and was full of interesting history about the places we visited. Accommodation was great and driver Rob was skilled in maneuvering our large, comfortable coach along any route to places of incredible beauty. Thank you Cosmos.
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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
  3. Day 3: LONDON–OXFORD–STRATFORD-UPON-AVON–COVENTRY
  4. Day 4: COVENTRY–YORK–NEWCASTLE
  5. Day 5: NEWCASTLE–BERWICK-UPON-TWEED–NORTH BERWICK, SCOTLAND–EDINBURGH
  6. Day 6: EDINBURGH
  7. Day 7: EDINBURGH–ST. ANDREWS–DUNDEE–PERTH–PITLOCHRY–CULLODEN MOOR–INVERNESS–STRATHPEFFER
  8. Day 8: STRATHPEFFER. WEST COAST EXCURSION
  9. Day 9: STRATHPEFFER–ISLE OF SKYE–FORT WILLIAM–GLASGOW
  10. Day 10: GLASGOW–ALLOWAY–BELFAST, NORTHERN IRELAND
  11. Day 11: BELFAST–GIANT’S CAUSEWAY–DERRY–BELLEEK–DRUMCLIFF, IRELAND–SLIGO
  12. Day 12: SLIGO–GALWAY–CLIFFS OF MOHER–ENNIS
  13. Day 13: ENNIS–DINGLE PENINSULA–KILLARNEY
  14. Day 14: KILLARNEY. RING OF KERRY EXCURSION
  15. Day 15: KILLARNEY–BLARNEY–DUNGARVAN–TRAMORE
  16. Day 16: TRAMORE–WATERFORD–AVOCA–GLENDALOUGH–DUBLIN
  17. Day 17: DUBLIN
  18. Day 18: DUBLIN–WREXHAM, WALES
  19. Day 19: WREXHAM–BUILTH WELLS–BRECON–CARDIFF
  20. Day 20: CARDIFF–BATH, ENGLAND–GLASTONBURY–WIDECOMBE–PLYMOUTH
  21. Day 21: PLYMOUTH. LOOE EXCURSION
  22. Day 22: PLYMOUTH–STONEHENGE–BRIGHTON
  23. Day 23: BRIGHTON–LONDON
  24. Day 24: LONDON

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
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Questions & Answers

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

    • September 1, 2016

      Is there time for walking around the mentioned sites?

      The vast majority of the sights listed in the itinerary will be seen on foot with time to look around, however others will be seen on a coach tour with pauses where possible for taking photos.

    • July 19, 2016

      If I was to book one of the tours available for next year would I just pay a deposit now with full payment to be made closer to departure or do I have to pay in full when I book?

      It is usually just a deposit that you need to pay and the final payment is due 6-8 weeks prior to the tour departing however it can depend on the tour operator.

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    • July 14, 2016

      Can you give me the average number of people on this tour? Are there any gratuities to be paid on this tour?

      The number of people on the tour is limited to 51 however often group numbers are well below 50.
      It is optional to tip your tour manager and driver at the end of the tour, however other tips throughout the tour to service providers are included in the price.

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    About the countries

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    Currencies

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    England , Scotland , Northern Ireland and Wales
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    Plugs & Adapters

    England, Scotland, Northern Ireland, Ireland and Wales

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    Location
    Start and end in London.
    Hold my space
    TourRadar can request Cosmos 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 Cosmos booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 22 July 2018 the full payment of $3,561 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $3561 for The British Isles in Depth, but the deposit of $250 is non-refundable.
    Credit Cards
    The following cards are accepted for Cosmos tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 3,391 km.
    • London (England)
    • 82 km
    • Oxford (England)
    • 58 km
    • Stratford-upon-Avon (England)
    • 27 km
    • Coventry (England)
    • 175 km
    • York (England)
    • 118 km
    • Newcastle upon Tyne (England)
    • 81 km
    • Jedburgh (Scotland)
    • 17 km
    • Melrose (Scotland)
    • 49 km
    • Edinburgh (Scotland)
    • 49 km
    • St Andrews (Scotland)
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