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Best of Britain (11 Days)

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Anne "First time that we had ever taken a coach tour. Itinerary was excellent and for the most part we enjoyed our fellow travelers. We were quite impressed that every hotel had comfortable beds and we really appreciated that the hotel staff portered our bags so we never had to lug them around. This made the frequent hotel changes a breeze. There were some rather long rides in the coach when we would ha..."
Excellent
14 reviews
Starts
London
Destinations
+23
Ends
London
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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
Age range
5 to 99 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel
Max Group Size
50
Transportation
Coach / Bus
Travel style
Discovery, Coach / Bus
Operator
Trafalgar
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.

Itinerary

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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, Culloden 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

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

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  • Flights

  • Insurance

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14 Reviews

Excellent
71%
Good
14%
Average
14%
Rather Poor
0%
Bad
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  • Written on August 6, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Very good and informative tour. Program was pretty well packed and our Tour Director kept us busy.

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  • Best of Britain (11 Days) reviewer 2
    Written on August 4, 2019
    4.5 - Excellent

    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.

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  • Written on July 18, 2019
    4.5 - Excellent

    Had a great time. Hamish and our driver Tommy were wonderful.

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  • SK
    Written on October 4, 2018
    4.0 - Good

    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 about... Read more

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  • RS
    Written on September 16, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Guide was great with a lot of local knowledge and good sense of humor. Very detail oriented and good with controlling a large group.

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  • M
    Written on September 11, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    I recommend this adventure. Schedule is full and busy, but worth the time. I you like to have a lot of time for yourself, this may not be your thing.

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  • AV
    Written on August 22, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    We really enjoyed the tour! Although most of the days were quite packed, it was a perfect way to discover the highlights of Britain!

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  • AK
    Written on May 13, 2018
    4.0 - Good

    First time that we had ever taken a coach tour. Itinerary was excellent and for the most part we enjoyed our fellow travelers. We were quite impressed that every hotel had comfortable beds and we really appreciated that the hotel staff portered our bags so... Read more

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  • GW
    Written on March 9, 2018
    3.0 - Average

    Awful trip, not what we expected. Boring same old same old, Straight along the expressways, to the next major town/city, did not venture into the smaller towns or villages to get an appreciation of the English countryside. While the visits to the major... Read more

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  • DL
    Written on June 10, 2017
    3.0 - Average

    The trip was not what I expected at all. First of all the group was too large. There were over forty people. The bus we rode on was in poor condition. The heater was stuck on the first day, it was hot and sweaty, when it was turned off by the driver it then... Read more

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Questions & Answers

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

  • 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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About the countries

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England , Wales and Scotland

Plugs & Adapters

England, Wales and Scotland

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Location
Start and end in London.
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Payment(s)
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Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 2,210 km.
  • London (England)
  • 123 km
  • Stonehenge (England)
  • 43 km
  • Bath (England)
  • 110 km
  • Exeter (England)
  • 57 km
  • Plymouth (England)
  • 28 km
  • Polperro (England)
  • 50 km
  • Dartmoor National Park (England)
  • 32 km
  • Exeter (England)
  • 74 km
  • Glastonbury (England)
  • 49 km
  • Cardiff (Wales)
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