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Britain and Ireland Delight (Summer, 8 Days) - Costsaver
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Britain and Ireland Delight (Summer, 8 Days)

Start and end in London
Tour Operator:
Costsaver
Max group size:
52
Age range:
5 to 80
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
93131
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US $1,310
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Highlights

  • Explore the picturesque countryside of Britain and Ireland
  • Visit the birthplace of the legendary William Shakespeare
  • Marvel at the waters and mountains of the Lake District
  • Step back in time and venture through medieval castles

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You can request to book this tour, travelling only with people you know.

Itinerary

Start and end in London! With the in-depth cultural tour Britain and Ireland Delight (Summer, 8 Days), you have a 8 day tour package taking you through London, England and 13 other destinations in Europe. Britain and Ireland Delight (Summer, 8 Days) includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: London – Stratford-upon-Avon – York – Bradford (1 Night)
  2. Day 2: Bradford – Lake District – Gretna Green – Glasgow (2 Nights)
  3. Day 3: Edinburgh Excursion
  4. Day 4: Glasgow – Belfast – Dublin (2 Nights)
  5. Day 5: Dublin Sightseeing and Free Time
  6. Day 6: Dublin – Kilkenny – Waterford (1 Night)
  7. Day 7: Waterford – Cardiff (1 Night)
  8. Day 8: Cardiff – Bath – Windsor – 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
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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.4
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.4
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Accommodation
    Good
    4.0
  • Food
    Good
    4.0
  • 4.3
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  • SJ
    · March 03, 2020
    I booked a tour for 2 per telephone on Jan. 30,2020. I had to cancel on Feb. 18,2020. They kept my $400 deposit and stated I was told before I booked it was non-refundable. This was not true, I was not told. If I had been told, I would have waited... Show more
    Costsaver commented on this review
    Thank you for sharing this with us. We are truly disappointed to learn that your experience with Costsaver this year did not meet your expectations. We truly regret to learn about your cancellation before the start of your trip. Nonetheless, as per our... Show more
    Trip date: September 2019
  • SC
    · February 23, 2020
    The tour is tight, and unfortunately some of the tour is cancelled due to the bad weather. Will be nice if the tour could include the admission of different Castles, then we do not need to queue again for the tickets.
    Costsaver commented on this review
    It certainly pleases us to hear about your experience on the Britain and Ireland Delight tour with CostSaver matched your expectations. Nonetheless, we acknowledge your observations which will be shared with our team for further review to ensure a... Show more
    Trip date: February 2020
  • Britain and Ireland Delight (Summer, 8 Days) reviewer 3
    · February 15, 2020
    Terry Blanchflower and Rikki Wilson took excellent care to ensure our safety and that all experiences were memorable. Meet new friends and saw incredible places! Highly recommend touring with CostSaver & Trafalger.
    Costsaver commented on this review
    It certainly pleases us to hear that your time on the Britain and Ireland Delight with CostSaver exceeded your expectations. Moreover, we thank you for your recommendation and we certainly are looking forward to welcoming you back soon for more great... Show more
    Trip date: January 2020
  • MR
    · December 02, 2019
    Great guide and driver
    Costsaver commented on this review
    We are very pleased to hear that our staff made your time on the Britain and Ireland Delight tour an enjoyable one. On top of that, we hope that you were able to go back home with some amazing memories of your time on the road with us.
    Trip date: November 2019
  • SM
    · November 21, 2019
    Had a fantastic trip . Ibis Glasgow was very average - the guide Simone was so knowledgable and easy going . Our driver Lorraine rocked . Cheers
    Costsaver commented on this review
    It certainly pleases us to hear about your experience on the Britain and Ireland Delight trip with Costsaver. We are very happy to know that we exceeded your expectations and we definitely look forward to welcoming you back soon for more amazing... Show more
    Trip date: November 2019
  • GC
    · November 01, 2019
    Good itinerary, Good Guide, Good Driver, New Coach. Nothing to complain about.
    Costsaver commented on this review
    It certainly pleases us to learn that the professionalism and dedication shown by our staff was exceptional. Furthermore, we are very happy to hear that you were able to see all the wonderful sights of Britain and Ireland and we most definitely look... Show more
    Trip date: October 2019
  • AB
    · October 28, 2019
    Very good organized tour
    Costsaver commented on this review
    It certainly pleases us to learn that your very scenic experience in Britain and Ireland with Costsaver was a successful one. Furthermore, we truly look forward to our next journey together soon.
    Trip date: October 2019
  • SY
    · October 21, 2019
    It was great to see all the castles and main attractions, but I missed out on what is being done now. Any factories, what is the agriculture, where does Great Britain receive their produce, where do they get their liquor from? My other issue is that... Show more
    Costsaver commented on this review
    We are delighted to learn that your experience on the Britain and Ireland Delight tour with Costsaver exceeded your expectations. Nonetheless, we have taken note of your observations which will be shared with our team for further review to see where... Show more
    Trip date: September 2019
  • JW
    · October 11, 2019
    James had good knowledge of each area and was very helpful in helping us catch up with the group since we arrived a day after the tour started. He was a little frustrated at times, but overall very good temperament. We had an unfortunate experience in... Show more
    Costsaver commented on this review
    It certainly pleases us to hear about your experience on the Britain and Ireland Delight tour with Costsaver matched your expectations. Nonetheless, we acknowledge your observations which will be shared with our team for further review to ensure a... Show more
    Trip date: August 2019
  • SM
    · October 09, 2019
    Our first bus tour! We were very happy with the whole trip. Ben was just great with lots of information & help if we needed it. We were very pleased with the accomodation, breakfasts & dinners. The optional experiences certainly added to the tour. Thanks!
    Costsaver commented on this review
    Thank you for informing us about the excellent time you had on your Britain and Ireland Delight tour with Costsaver. We are truly delighted to hear that the itinerary provided was to your liking. Furthermore, we are extremely pleased that we were able... Show more
    Trip date: September 2019

Dates & Availability

8 days
Britain and Ireland Delight (Summer, 8 Days)
From London to London
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Frequently Asked Questions

    • When and where does the tour end?

      On the last day of the tour, you will arrive back to the London Reception Centre, located at 79 York Road, London SE1 7NJ, at around 5-6 pm. Your amazing holiday has come to an end, and it is time to say farewell to your newfound friends and continue your travels!

    • When and where does the tour start?

      This tour starts very early in the morning at London Reception Centre, located at 79 York Road, London SE1 7NJ. Due to this, the tour operator strongly recommends booking at least 1 nights pre-tour accommodation, so you make sure you don't miss the bus.

    • Do you arrange airport transfers?

      Airport transfers are not included in the tour price, however, Costsaver offers you the opportunity to purchase inexpensive transfers at a special group rate. You will be picked up and dropped off in time to meet all flights booked to/from London’s Heathrow Airport. If you would like to book the transfers once you have confirmed a booking please contact our customer support team.

    • What are the optional excursions?

      The optional excursions available for this tour are:

      Glasgow City Evening. Adult Price: £37.00
      A Stirling Evening. Adult Price: £44.00
      Private Cruise On Lake Windermere. Adult Price: £17.00
      Windermere Cruise And Steam Train Ride. Adult Price: £19.00
      Royal Yacht Britannia. Adult Price: £23.00
      Edinburgh Castle Experience. Adult Price: £25.00
      Dinner in Dublin City. Adult Price: €45.00
      Dublin Dinner and Cabaret. Adult Price: €71.00
      Experience the Ancient Monastic Site of Glendalough. Adult Price: €24.00
      Irish Folk Fun. Adult Price: €27.00
      Explore Waterford's History and Local Pub. Adult Price: €23.00
      Cardiff Castle Tour. Adult Price: £21.00
      Traditional Welsh Evening And Dinner. Adult Price: £39.00
      Welsh Evening At Millennium Centre. Adult Price: £54.00

      Please note that this list is a guideline only and all prices are subject to change.

    • Can you assist with booking additional accommodation?

      Of course, we can! Once you have a confirmed booking on this tour, we can request additional accommodation for you with Costsaver.

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    • About the countries

      Currencies

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      England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales
      Euro
      Ireland

      Plugs & Adapters

      England, Scotland, Northern Ireland, Irelandand Wales

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    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before October 1st, 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after October 1st, 2020, a minimum payment of $99 is required to confirm your booking with Costsaver. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 50 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
      • The following cards are accepted for "Costsaver" tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
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