4.5
20 reviews
Best of Britain (11 Days) - Trafalgar
11 days

Best of Britain (11 Days)

From London to London
Tour Operator:
Trafalgar
Max group size:
50
Age range:
5 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
93078
From
US $2,357
Spend
11 days
Visit
23 places
Stay in
Hotel
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Highlights

  • Tread in the footsteps of pagans at Stonehenge
  • Learn about the Beatles in their home turf of Liverpool
  • Take in views of the heather-clad Scottish Highlands
  • Dine with locals at their 15th-century dairy farm

Itinerary

Start and end in London! With the discovery tour Best of Britain (11 Days), you have a 11 day tour package taking you through London, England and 22 other destinations in Europe. Best of Britain (11 Days) includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: London – Stonehenge – Bath – Exeter (2 Nights)
  2. Day 2: Exeter – Excursion to Plymouth, Polperro, Dartmoor and Buckfast Abbey
  3. Day 3: Exeter – Glastonbury – Cardiff
  4. Day 4: Cardiff – Ludlow – Chester – Liverpool
  5. Day 5: Liverpool – Lake District – Glasgow
  6. Day 6: Glasgow – Glencoe – Fort William – Scottish Highlands (2 Nights)
  7. Day 7: Isle of Skye Sightseeing and Scenic Highland Excursion
  8. Day 8: Scottish Highlands – Pitlochry – St. Andrews – Edinburgh (2 Nights)
  9. Day 9: Edinburgh Sightseeing and Free Time
  10. Day 10: Edinburgh – Alnwick – York
  11. Day 11: York – Stratford-upon-Avon – London
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel

Customer Reviews

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  • Accommodation
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  • Food
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  • Best of Britain (11 Days) reviewer 1
    October 03, 2019
    John Barleyman and our tour coach driver, Mike Hathaway, could not have been more knowledgeable, helpful, conscientious, kind, or professional. We are from Kentucky, USA, and we were celebrating our 50th Wedding Anniversary. Our Dynamic Duo... Show more
    Trafalgar commented on this review
    Thank you for sharing feedback about your time on the Best of Britain guided holiday with Trafalgar. Our Travel Directors and Coach Drivers take great pride in making our guests’ time on the road special. Their knowledge and passion for our... Show more
    Trip date: August 2019
  • DB
    September 29, 2019
    Great tour. Exceeded expectations
    Trafalgar commented on this review
    Thank you for sharing your thoughts. It certainly pleases us to learn that your time away with Trafalgar on the Best of Britain guided holiday truly exceeded your expectations, and we hope that you have returned home with many memorable highlights from... Show more
    Trip date: July 2019
  • L
    September 20, 2019
    We had a wonderful tour with Greg as our guide. He was friendly, fun, knowledgeable, kept us to our timetable and interesting. We learned lots on our trip. Every time he said he was going to show us "something special" he DID! We enjoyed the little... Show more
    Trafalgar commented on this review
    Our Travel Directors take great pride in making our guests’ time on the road special. Their knowledge and passion for our destinations, along with their unique attention to detail, makes all the difference when discovering new places. That is why it... Show more
    Trip date: August 2019
  • Best of Britain (11 Days) reviewer 4
    September 17, 2019
    Fantastic, my wife had a most memorable tour, we saw and learned so much and for that we have to thank Greg Colgin , the man is a fountain of knowledge and never failed to provide us with everything we needed to know. We would love to take another tour... Show more
    Trafalgar commented on this review
    Thank you for taking the time to share such positive feedback as well as your fantastic photos. We always appreciate reading about our guests' time spent on the road with us and are delighted to learn that your Travel Director, Greg, ensured that you... Show more
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    Trip date: September 2019
  • FD
    September 16, 2019
    This was our first trip to the UK. The tour covered all we wanted to see. The coach was comfortable and the drivers very friendly. Patricia was an excellent guide very caring and knowledgeable about the history of the UK. The Isle of Skye section... Show more
    Trafalgar commented on this review
    To begin, we are very pleased to read that you thoroughly enjoyed our carefully curated itinerary, and, moreover, that you really were able to see and experience everything that you had been looking forward to. Still, we have noted your feedback... Show more
    Trip date: August 2019
  • KM
    September 10, 2019
    this tour exceeding our expectations, the Guide ( Jacquline Green )and Bus ( Lee ) driver went over and above to make sure every member of tour was included, comfortable and made this trip to UK even more memorable. The Guide gave us plenty of... Show more
    Trafalgar commented on this review
    Thank you for putting through such great feedback; we really appreciate hearing from our guests. Here at Trafalgar, our team is dedicated to creating the most unique and enjoyable guided holidays for all of our guests. Therefore, we are delighted to... Show more
    Trip date: August 2019
  • MD
    August 06, 2019
    Very good and informative tour. Program was pretty well packed and our Tour Director kept us busy.
    Trafalgar commented on this review
    We always appreciate reading about our guests' time spent on the road with us and are pleased to read that your Travel Director ensured you had an enjoyable and informative experience on the Best of Britain guided holiday. Thank you for taking the time... Show more
    Trip date: July 2019
  • Best of Britain (11 Days) reviewer 8
    August 04, 2019
    I really liked this tour. I had a great time and I had the opportunity to know very nice people as well, I was travelling alone.
    Trafalgar commented on this review
    At Trafalgar, we work passionately to create valuable journeys for our guests and so we are very happy to learn that you felt the Best of Britain guided holiday truly lived up to its name. Furthermore, we are pleased that you appreciated travelling in... Show more
    Trip date: July 2019
  • Best of Britain (11 Days) reviewer 9
    July 18, 2019
    Had a great time. Hamish and our driver Tommy were wonderful.
    Trafalgar commented on this review
    Thank you for sharing this with us; it’s brilliant to read that you enjoyed your complete experience with us on the Best of Britain guided holiday, while Hamish and Tommy helped to provide a truly memorable trip. It was certainly our pleasure to welcome... Show more
    Trip date: July 2019
  • SK
    October 04, 2018
    Very good but hectic, I feel it needs more two night stops. Some of the hotels need to be upgraded to real showers. I am a 75 yr old and only five feet and could not get into the baths that have the showers in the bathtub. Something you should think... Show more
    Trip date: September 2018

Dates & Availability

11 days
Best of Britain (11 Days)
From London to London
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FAQs

  • I'll be travelling alone, will I get my own room, or will I be sharing?

    An optional single supplement is available for this trip, if you want to have you own room. However if you are happy to share, you will be roomed with another passenger of the same gender.

  • Do you arrange airport transfers?

    Yes. Please contact us to arrange this.

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