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Stourhead (left), Roman bath.
OVERNIGHT GEORGIAN BATH2 days
Experience Cathedrals, Roman Baths, delightful Cotswold villages, Oxford University and stay at The Royal Crescent Hotel, Bath
Day 1 Stonehenge, famous stone temple with shaped stones weighing up to 45 tons errected 5000 years ago. The purpose of the circle is widely believed to be an astonomical clock. Visit Old Sarum, former site of the ancient settlement of Salisbury, an Iron Age hill fort in origin. Salisbury Cathedral, a 13th Century church with England's tallest spire at 404ft. The Cathedral close enables us to appreciate the dimensions of this church. Drive through the rolling hills of the Wiltshire countryside, and see the most beautiful villages in the Nadder Valley, winding through the pretty narrow country lanes. Lunch in a recommended country pub. Bath, a World Heritage City with more listed buildings than London! The Roman Baths museum with plunge pools and hot springs. Visit Bath Abbey, with impressive fan vaulting. See the most elegant Geogrian crescents, squares and streets. Overnight The Royal Cresent Hotel, Bath.
Day 2 Continue on to Castle Combe, a village with honey coloured Cotswold cottages and pubs. Manor house Hotel, dating back to the 14th Century with 26 acres of beautiful gardens and a 18 hole Championship golf course (par 72). Burford, gateway to the Cotswolds, lined with antique shops and ancient coaching inns. Broadway is also famous for antique shopping, art galleries in particular. Bibury, with its Trout Farm which supplies a third of England' s rivers, the Old Mill and 17th Century Manor House.
Hidcote Manor Gardens is a complete dream set high in the Cotswold hills, every corner turned brings a smile to the face. Or visit Sudeley Castle, home of Lord & Lady Ashcombe, a great historic house with award winning gardens. Tour "off the beaten track" Cotswold villages. Oxford, one of the most famous university cities in the World, with its wonderful architecture, rivers and dreaming spires. We can discovery some of the city's secrets. Lunch in a county pub. Blenheim Palace, we can explore the state apartments, Italian gardens and parkland. Return to London.
The Royal Crescent Hotel, Bath
An esquisite hotel, the Royal Crescent is one of the finest examples of Georgian architecture in all of Britain and has been honoured with the 1998 Automobile Association Hotel of the Year Award. The Royal Crescent is located within walking distance of the city centre. Bath city of breathtaking beauty of taste and fashion having gathered here for thousands of years to soak up the healing spring waters and be seen by society. Relax and enjoy the modern spa facilities at the hotel.
Cost is per car not per person and include: The services of your professional authorised Blue Badge driver/guide with luxury people carrier with air-con front and back, local tax, parking, complimentary mineral water, newspaper, tour planning for vacations and theatre booking if required. Please remember only Blue Badge driver guides are authorised to give guided tours inside the many of the great churches, museums and castles around Britain. Guides gratuity is at your discretion.
Cost for extended vacations is based on a daily rate and number of persons touring.
Qualify for Winter* rates when you book two full day tours in and around London. Offer not to include period starting 20th of December to the 2nd of January. Touring on the 24th/25th/26th /31st of December/1st January will incur a £150 per day surchange.
- For up to 2 people, per day cost: £350 GBP including guides overnight expenses.
- For up to 4 people, per day cost: £450 GBP including guides overnight expenses.
- For up to 6 people, per day cost: £550 GBP including guides overnight expenses.
Entrance fees are not included. Example of entrance fees: The Tower of London: £13.50 for adults, £37.50 for family (2+3) The British Museum: FREE, Natural History Museum: FREE, Science Museum: FREE, Shakespeares Globe: £8.00 for adults, £24.00 for family (2+3) London Eye: £11.50 Westminster Abbey £7.50 for adults, £15.00 for family. Windsor Castle: £12.00 for adults, £30.00 for families (2+3)
How to pay and cancellation
We accept Visa, Mastercard Or Cash. Cancellations with less than 48 hours notice will incur the full cost of tour. Cancellations with less than 14 days notice will incur 50% of full cost of tour.
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