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Britain and Ireland Holidays

Britain and Ireland Holidays, Superior

UK303   Britain and Ireland Holidays  2016
8 Days
Britain and Ireland Holidays
Departure:  Weekly departures available
From £1050.00    Per Person
Location(s): London to Stratford, York, Glasgow, Belfast, Dublin, Waterford, Cardiff, Bath, Stonehenge
First class Hotel (F) Double/Twin Room, Breakfast included, Per Person £1090.00 (Single Room available)
Trip Highlights Airport transfers, 3 three course dinners, City tour in London, Edinburgh, Belfast and Dublin, Orientation of York, Glasgow Cardiff and Bath, Visit Shakespeare's birthplace in Stratford, Edinburgh Castle, Gretna Green, Waterford, the Roman Baths in Bath and Stonehenge, View York Minster, Glasgow Cathedral, Kilkenny Castle and gardens. Professional Travel Director and transportation as outlined in the day-by-day ...
 Note : Airfare not included.     More Details:        Itinerary - What's Included - Availability & Prices
         

DESCRIPTION
Catch a glimpse of Britain and Ireland’s iconic heritage. Via England’s spectacular west country, through historic Wales, across the Emerald Island into bonnie Scotland, your journey tells the story of royal intrigue, poetry, people, power and generations of innovation.
 

Trip Itinerary

Day 1

ARRIVE LONDON (2 NIGHTS)

Welcome to London! Relax after your journey, or begin exploring Britain’s lively, exciting capital,

Hotel: Holiday Inn Kensington Forum (F)

Day 2

LONDON SIGHTSEEING

Your expert Local Guide shows you the city's major landmarks on your half-day sightseeing tour, including Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace. The tour ends in central London, giving you the freedom to spend the rest of the day as you choose. Discover more of London's fantastic attractions or shop in the West End including the exclusive designer boutiques along Bond Street and Knightsbridge, and Harrods luxurious department store.

Meal(s): (Full Breakfast)

Day 3

LONDON - STRATFORD - YORK - HARROGATE

A scenic drive through beautiful countryside brings you to Stratford-upon-Avon. Visit Shakespeare’s Birthplace and Visitors Centre and see Anne Hathaway's cottage. Later, in the Viking town of York, enjoy a walk through historic streets including the cobbled Shambles, the ancient city walls and the magnificent York Minster. This evening, get to know your companions and your Travel Director at a Welcome Pub Reception, which includes a typical British pub meal and drinks.

Meal(s): (Full Breakfast)
Hotel: Holiday Inn (F),

 

Day 4

 HARROGATE - LAKE DISTRICT - GLASGOW (2 NIGHTS)

From quaint villages around the Yorkshire Dales National Park to the scenic glory of the Lake District, your journey north is impressive. Travelling along the shores of England’s largest lake, Windermere, and through countryside that inspired the Romantic poets, you reach Grasmere. View the grave of William Wordsworth, buried at St. Oswald’s Church. We cross the Scottish border and visit Gretna Green, where eloping couples would say their vows over the anvil. This afternoon, your orientation tour of Glasgow includes views the Cathedral, the magnificent George Square and the River Clyde, former heart of the shipbuilding industry.

Meal(s): (Full Breakfast)
Hotel: Radisson Blu/Marks Hotel (SF),

 

Day 5

 EDINBURGH EXCURSION

Visit Edinburgh. Your Local Guide takes you on a sightseeing tour of this wonderful city, including a visit to Edinburgh Castle, perched high above the city. See the Royal Mile, the elegant Holyrood House in the shadow of Arthur’s Seat and the new Scottish Parliament building. Admire the elegant Georgian architecture in the New Town. En route back to Glasgow this afternoon, visit the Falkirk Wheel Visitor Centre to see this modern technological marvel in action. This evening you will enjoy a delicious meal at a local restaurant in Glasgow.

Meal(s): (Full Breakfast / Highlight dinner),

 

Day 6

 GLASGOW - BELFAST - DUBLIN (2 NIGHTS)

Follow the rugged Ayrshire coast past the Isle of Ailsa Craig, the stepping stone from Ireland to Scotland, then board the ferry from Stranraer to Belfast, Northern Ireland. See the sights of Belfast during your sightseeing tour with an expert Local Guide, including the City Hall, Queen's University and the dock where the Titanic was built. Travel further south, cross the River Boyne at Drogheda to the capital, Dublin.

Meal(s): (Full Breakfast)
Hotel: Mespll (S),

 

Day 7

 DUBLIN SIGHTSEEING AND FREE TIME

Admire this vibrant city on your morning sightseeing tour. Your expert Local Guide shows you Trinity College, St. Patrick's Cathedral, Phoenix Park and the stately Georgian Squares. Enjoy an included visit to the Guinness Brewery for a Storehouse tour and pint-pulling demonstration. Spend the rest of the day as you please. This evening consider taking an excursion to experience an Irish cabaret.

Meal(s): (Full Breakfast),

Day 8

 DUBLIN - KILDARE - KILKENNY - WATERFORD

Visit the Irish National Stud Farm featuring world-class stallions, and enjoy a guided walk through the tranquil Japanese Gardens, regarded as the best in Europe. In Kilkenny, see the imposing medieval castle. Later, visit the Waterford Crystal showroom and learn about the production process. See the beautiful displays of crystal glass, and have the chance to buy some for yourself.

Meal(s): (Full Breakfast)
Hotel: Waterford Marina (S),

Day 9

 WATERFORD - CARDIFF

Cross the Irish Sea to Wales, and continue your journey to Cardiff Bay to view the Millennium Centre and the National Assembly. View the historic Cardiff Castle and see the Millennium Stadium before arriving at your hotel. Tonight, join your Travel Director and travel companions for a memorable Be My Guest Farewell Dinner.

Meal(s): (Full Breakfast / Be My Guest)
Hotel: Park Inn City (SF),

Day 10

 CARDIFF - BATH - STONEHENGE - LONDON

Cross the Severn Bridge into England and the glorious city of Bath. See the splendid Georgian architecture during your orientation. Enjoy an included visit to Baths dating from Roman times, from which the city derives its name. In Wiltshire, visit the mysterious monolithic stone circle at Stonehenge. Later, return to London where your holiday in Britain and Ireland comes to an end.

Meal(s): (Full Breakfast).

 

 

What's Included

Sightseeing Highlights
  • London Half day sightseeing with a Local Guide. See the House of Parliament, Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey and much more.
  • Stratford-upon-Avon Visit William Shakespeare's birthplace and Visitors Centre and see Anne Hathaway's cottage.
  • York Walking orientation includes views of the Minster and the Shambles.
  • Glasgow Orientation of the city including views of the cathedral, George Square and the River Clyde.
  • Edinburgh Visit the Castle and view Holyrood House. See Princes Street and the Royal Mile on your included sightseeing tour.
  • Belfast See the City Hall and Queen's University on your included sightseeing tour.
  • Dublin Views of St. Patrick's Cathedral and Trinity College. Included visit to the Guiness Brewery and Storehouse.
  • Kildare Visit the Irish National Stud Farm and Japanese Garden.
  • Kilkenny  View the ancient castle.
  • Waterford Visit the Waterford Crystal showroom.
  • Cardiff View the castle.
  • Bath Visit the Roman Baths and admire the Georgian architecture.
  • Stonehenge Visit the ancient stone circle.
     Dining
  • Full breakfast daily.
  • 3 evening meals including.
  • Welcome Pub Reception in Harrogate, which includes a Traditional British pub meal and Welcome Drinks.
  • Be My Guest Farewell in Cardiff.
  • Highlight Dinner with wine in Glasgow.
     Travel Highlights
  • Ferry across the Irish Sea from Scotland to Northern Ireland.
  • Ferry across the Irish Sea from Ireland to South Wales.
  • First class hotel accommodation featuring twin rooms with private facilities.
  • All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes.
  • Travel by luxury air-conditioned coach with reclining seats and an on-board restroom.
  • The services of one of our professional Travel Directors.
  • Audio headsets for all guided visits and included sightseeing.
  • Pick-up and drop-off at the Trafalgar London Reception Centre or the Park Plaza County Hall Hotel.
  • Capture treasured memories of your trip with a complimentary group photo taken at a landmark location.
  • A stylish wallet and travel documents.
     Airport transfers
  • FREE Airport transfers.

AVAILABILITY & PRICES      
DEPART RETURN
TWIN SHARE Land Price DEFINITE DEPARTURE AVAILABILITY

Sat, Apr 02, 2016 Sat, Apr 09, 2016 £1090.00 yes
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Sat, Apr 09, 2016 Sat, Apr 16, 2016 £1090.00 yes
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Sat, Apr 16, 2016 Sat, Apr 23, 2016 £1170.00 yes
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Sat, Apr 23, 2016 Sat, Apr 30, 2016 £1090.00 yes
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Sat, Apr 30, 2016 Sat, May 07, 2016 £1120.00 yes
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Sat, May 07, 2016 Sat, May 14, 2016 £1190.00 yes
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Sat, May 14, 2016 Sat, May 21, 2016 £1120.00 yes
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Sat, May 21, 2016 Sat, May 28, 2016 £1120.00 yes
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Sat, May 28, 2016 Sat, Jun 04, 2016 £1120.00 yes
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Sat, Jun 04, 2016 Sat, Jun 11, 2016 £1190.00 yes
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Sat, Jun 11, 2016 Sat, Jun 18, 2016 £1120.00 yes
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Sat, Jun 18, 2016 Sat, Jun 25, 2016 £1190.00 yes
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Sat, Jun 25, 2016 Sat, Jul 02, 2016 £1190.00 yes
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Sat, Jul 02, 2016 Sat, Jul 09, 2016 £1120.00 yes
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Sat, Jul 09, 2016 Sat, Jul 16, 2016 £1150.00 yes
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Sat, Jul 16, 2016 Sat, Jul 23, 2016 £1150.00 yes
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Sat, Jul 23, 2016 Sat, Jul 30, 2016 £1150.00 yes
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Sat, Jul 30, 2016 Sat, Aug 06, 2016 £1150.00 yes
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Sat, Aug 06, 2016 Sat, Aug 13, 2016 £1230.00 yes
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Sat, Aug 13, 2016 Sat, Aug 20, 2016 £1150.00 yes
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Sat, Aug 20, 2016 Sat, Aug 27, 2016 £1150.00 yes
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Sat, Aug 27, 2016 Sat, Sep 03, 2016 £1150.00 yes
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Sat, Sep 03, 2016 Sat, Sep 10, 2016 £1120.00 yes
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Sat, Sep 10, 2016 Sat, Sep 17, 2016 £1120.00 yes
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Sat, Sep 17, 2016 Sat, Sep 24, 2016 £1120.00 yes
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Sat, Sep 24, 2016 Sat, Oct 01, 2016 £1120.00 yes
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Sat, Oct 01, 2016 Sat, Oct 08, 2016 £1090.00 yes
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Sat, Oct 08, 2016 Sat, Oct 15, 2016 £1090.00 yes
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Sat, Oct 15, 2016 Sat, Oct 22, 2016 £1090.00 yes
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   Disclaimer:

  • These prices are correct at the time of the website going live, however are subject to confirmation at the time of booking.
  • All trip information is correct at time of trips going live, however is subject to change, please confirm all details at time of booking.

   Hotel Class Key

  • D = Deluxe,  MD = Moderate Deluxe,  SF = Superior First Class,  F = First Class,  M = Moderate First Class.
  • Hotels are subject to change.

   Notes;

  • For single travellers purchasing the twin-share option, please note that there is a no smoking policy in all shared rooms.

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