Our most popular Britain tour offers you the best of this great land. You’ll have amazing experiences and see the fascinating sights as you travel from London to Edinburgh and back to London. History buffs will be delighted in seeing mysterious, prehistoric Stonehenge (just imagine how these stones got there!); the Roman baths in Bath, constructed around 70 AD and today one of the best preserved Roman remains in the world; Chester, one of Britain’s best cities for archaeological and architectural treasures; Edinburgh, home to many Scottish monarchs, including Queen Margaret, who died here in 1093; and York, England’s most complete medieval city with its cobbled streets and the magnificent York Minister. </BR></BR>Literary fans will enjoy visiting Shakespeare’s birthplace in Stratford-upon-Avon; Abbotsford House, home of Sir Walter Scott; Grasmere, home to William Wordsworth; and Cambridge, where you have the chance to explore the city and the colleges attended by many famous writers. But that’s not all…Globus has also arranged special, out-of-the-ordinary experiences for you. You’ll enjoy Grasmere gingerbread, invented in 1856 in the English Lake District, and a cup of tea and shortbread it Abbotsford.</BR></BR>From the historical sights to the beautiful scenery to the special experiences, this Britain tour is a great way to sample what Britain has to offer! Then, at the conclusion of your Britain tour, you’ll travel via high-speed Eurostar train to Paris for three nights. Visit the Louvre, the world’s most visited museum, and Notre Dame Cathedral, dating back to the 12th century. Also enjoy time to explore Paris on your own. All services in Paris, including Local Host assistance, are provided by Monograms.

City Highlights

LONDON Guided sightseeing, visit St. Paul’s Cathedral and see the Changing of the Guard, if heldHAMPTON COURT A special walking tour through the palace’s ornamental gardensSTONEHENGE Visit the prehistoric monumentBATHVisit the Roman relics; welcome dinnerSTOW-ON-THE-WOLD Take a stroll in this Cotswolds villageSTRATFORD-UPON-AVON Take pictures of Anne Hathaway’s Cottage, visit Shakespeare’s birthplaceLLANGOLLEN Visit the picturesque villageCHESTER Walking tourGRASMERE Visit Wordsworth’s village; [LF] try original Grasmere gingerbreadEDINBURGH Guided sightseeing, visit Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood PalaceABBOTSFORD Guided tour of Sir Walter Scott’s house, then enjoy [LF] a cup of tea & shortbread at the Ochiltree’s DiningJEDBURGH Take pictures of the abbey ruinsYORK Walking tourCAMBRIDGE Explore the university cityLONDON-PARIS By high-speed Eurostar TrainPARIS Guided sightseeing, visit the Notre Dame Cathedral and The LouvreHeadsets in Paris

Meals

Full English breakfast daily; 3 three-course dinners with wine and choice of menus, including a welcome dinner in Bath

Notes

NOTE:Edinburgh Military Tattoo ticket included for departures July 31 through August 22Departure June 19 – Stonehenge will be closed due to Summer Solstice and a visit to Salisbury Cathedral will be included instead.

Transportation

Motorcoach; high-speed Eurostar train. Free Wi-Fi available on your motorcoach and in most hotel lobbies.

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