Last Minute Deal Trafalgar Tours | Amazing Britain

Discover Amazing Britain on this unforgettable trip.

From Shakespeare’s theatrical roots and mystical Stonehenge to the fresh air and rugged outdoors of the Scottish Highlands, where you’ll learn all about the locals’ favourite drink at a traditional whisky distillery.


Tour Operator: Trafalgar Tours
  • What's Included

    • An expert Travel Director and professional Driver
    • London: The services of a Trafalgar Local Host when you stay at Trafalgar's recommended London hotel
    • London: Pick-up and drop-off when you stay at the Trafalgar recommended London hotel, booked through Trafalgar
    • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
    • All porterage and restaurant gratuities
    • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
    • Breakfast daily and up to half of your evening meals
    • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
    • Audio headsets for flexible sightseeing
    • Luxury air-conditioned coach with Wi-Fi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
    • Optional Experiences and free time
    • On occasion, hotels of similar standard and location may be utilised.
  • Pricing

      • Start Date
      • End Date
      • Price
        (Twin)
      • 22 Jun 24
      • 29 Jun 24
      • $4,395
      • 29 Jun 24
      • 6 Jul 24
      • $4,395
      • 6 Jul 24
      • 13 Jul 24
      • $4,395
      • 13 Jul 24
      • 20 Jul 24
      • $4,395
      • 20 Jul 24
      • 27 Jul 24
      • $4,395

      Book now and receive a last minute payment discount. Pay only $3,956 for this departure

      • 27 Jul 24
      • 3 Aug 24
      • $4,395
      • 3 Aug 24
      • 10 Aug 24
      • $5,025

      Book now and receive a last minute payment discount. Pay only $4,523 for this departure

      • 10 Aug 24
      • 17 Aug 24
      • $5,025
      • 17 Aug 24
      • 24 Aug 24
      • $5,025

      Book now and receive a last minute payment discount. Pay only $4,523 for this departure

      • 24 Aug 24
      • 31 Aug 24
      • $4,525
      • 31 Aug 24
      • 7 Sep 24
      • $4,295
      • 7 Sep 24
      • 14 Sep 24
      • $4,275
      • 14 Sep 24
      • 21 Sep 24
      • $4,275
      • 21 Sep 24
      • 28 Sep 24
      • $4,275
      • 28 Sep 24
      • 5 Oct 24
      • $4,250

      Book now and receive a last minute payment discount. Pay only $3,825 for this departure

      • 5 Oct 24
      • 12 Oct 24
      • $4,150
      • 12 Oct 24
      • 19 Oct 24
      • $4,150

      Book now and receive a last minute payment discount. Pay only $3,735 for this departure

    Please note: while prices are accurate at time of loading they are subject to change due to currency fluctuations and currency surcharges may apply.Please check price at time of booking
  • Itinerary

    Day 1 - Journey to Stratford-upon-Avon and on to Leeds

    Indulge your love of theatre and poetry this morning as we travel to romantic Stratford-upon-Avon, made famous by its favourite son, William Shakespeare, whose extraordinary works have been admired by audiences for over 500 years. View Anne Hathaway's thatched cottage and visit Shakespeare's Birthplace and Visitor Centre for insights into the life of the 'Bard of Avon', before exploring the charming cobblestone streets of his hometown. Continue to the ancient cathedral city of York where we will enjoy an orientation walk to view its ancient city walls, picturesque Shambles and magnificent 800-year-old Minster. In Leeds, join your Travel Director and fellow travel companions this evening for a memorable dinner and delicious local pub fare.

     

    Day 2 - Cross Hadrian’s Wall and onwards to Edinburgh

    We venture north to the medieval riverside town of Durham, whose exquisite 11th century cathedral sits imposingly alongside Durham Castle watching over the streets below. We cross what was once the northern frontier of the Roman Empire, Hadrian's Wall, before enjoying a scenic drive through the soul-stirring landscapes of Northumberland National Park. Admire spectacular views of the windswept Cheviot Hills as you cross the Scottish border, stopping to admire the 12th century ruins of Jedburgh Abbey en route to Edinburgh.

     

    Day 3 - Discover Enchanting Edinburgh

    Fall in love with the enchanting city of Edinburgh as you join a Local Specialist to discover what lies behind its medieval façades. Ramble up the Royal Mile and enjoy astounding views of the Palace of Holyroodhouse and the Scottish Parliament. Visit Edinburgh Castle perched atop Castle Rock overlooking the city. Spend some free time this afternoon strolling through Edinburgh and admiring ancient relics. Tickets to see the spectacular Edinburgh Tattoo are included on departures that coincide with performance dates.

     

    Day 4 - Venture into the Scottish Highlands

    Cross the Firth of Forth to the ancient Kingdom of Fife and St. Andrews. This famous golf course is renowned for its 18th hole and 700-year-old Swilcan Bridge. We continue our journey into the dramatic Scottish Highlands, where we’ll Dive Into Culture at a Distillery and sample a wee dram of whisky. Visit picture-perfect Pitlochry, on the edge of the Ben Vrackie and Cairngorms National Park, before arriving at your hotel in the Scottish Highlands where you'll dine tonight.

     

    Day 5 - Onwards to Loch Lomond and Glasgow’s Rich Legacy

    The arresting beauty of the Scottish Highlands provides a stunning backdrop for today's leisurely drive to Glasgow. View the World War II Commando Memorial at Spean Bridge and admire views of Britain's highest mountain – Ben Nevis. See Glencoe, the site of a bloody massacre in 1692 following the Jacobite Uprising, and travel to the 'bonnie' banks of Scotland's prettiest loch, Loch Lomond. We arrive in Glasgow this afternoon where our orientation will take us past St. Mungo's Cathedral and George Square, lined with statues and monuments dedicated to famous British subjects, including Robert Burns and Sir Robert Peel.

     

    Day 6 - Explore the Lake District and Journey to Liverpool Connect with Locals

    Today's first stop is in the runaway wedding capital, Gretna Green, where eloping couples would exchange their vows over the Marriage Anvil. Returning to England, we Connect With Locals, joining Christine for lunch at a Be My Guest experience in the company of Highland cows. See beautiful Lake District landscapes and skirt the romantic shores of Lake Windermere, the largest lake in England, arriving in edgy Liverpool of 'Fab Four' fame, for an evening at leisure.

     

    Day 7 - Through the Beautiful Welsh Countryside to Discover Bristol

    This morning, we traverse the pretty Welsh countryside before we visit the Shropshire market town of Ludlow with some time to explore on your own. Later, arrive in Bristol for an orientation drive. Join us for an Optional Experience that will take us out to the SS Great Britain as well as the Clifton Suspension Bridge along with all the other highlights of Bristol. As the curtain comes down on a memorable journey through England and Scotland, we enjoy a Farewell Dinner in a local restaurant with our Travel Director and newfound friends.

     

    Day 8 - Soak up Bath and Stonehenge then off to London

    Before returning to London, we visit the UNESCO-listed city of Bath to admire its elegant Georgian façades and the Roman Baths for your MAKE TRAVEL MATTER® Experience. Emerging from the Salisbury Plain, the imposing monoliths of Stonehenge are our final stop before continuing through the lush Wiltshire and Hampshire landscapes to London, where our amazing holiday comes to an end.

     

*Terms and Conditions
Offer subject to availability at time of booking. Prices are per person share twin based on best available tour price, inclusive of all discounts unless otherwise stated. Prices are subject to currency fluctuations and are based on cash or cheque. Tour deposit, amendment and cancellation conditions may apply. Food fund and airfares may be additional. Travel agent service fees may apply. Special conditions apply - please ask for full details at time of enquiry.
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