Museums / Culture, Local Experience, Day Trip / Out of Town
Kid Friendly: Yes. would be suitable for 10 year olds obsessed with castles and ruins
This tour is suitable for those with limited mobility, but can include some more strenuous walks, even for members of the same party.
Maximum travelers: 4
English (fluent), French (basic), Spanish (basic)
a 9 (+) day tour taking in the historic highlights of southern England
This tour includes Bath, Wells, Stonehenge, Avebury, Salisbury, Oxford and Cambridge, Ely, Kings Lynn, Lincoln, The derbyshire dales, Chester, Ironbridge and the cotswolds. A huge variety including all the most popular places in central and southern England
day 1. Bath, Cheddar Gorge, Wells cathedral, Glastonbury, Stourhead Gardens, Bruton, (overnight)
Day 2 . cerne abbas giant, Thomas hardy country, Lulworth cove and durdle door, Clouds Hill (Lawrence of Arabia), Corfe castle, Salisbury (overnight)
day 3. Stonehenge, Avebury, Oxford (overnight)
day 4. Oxford, Bletchley Park, Cambridge (overnight)
day 5. Ely, Kings Lynn, Woolsthorpe Manor (Sir Isaac Newtons home) , Lincoln (overnight)
day 6 Gainsborough Old Hall, Edwinstowe, Bolsover castle, Bakewell, Ashford, Eyam (plague village) Castleton (overnight)
Day 7 Lyme Park, Quarry Bank Mill, Little Moreton Hall, Beeston Castle, Chester (overnight)
Day 8. Llangollen, Chirk castle, Old oswestry Hill fort, Shrewsbury, Ironbridge or Worcester(overnight)
Day 9. Snowshill, cotswolds, (stow, slaughters, bourton, northleach, castle combe, Dyrham Park, Bath (finish)
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: This tour can start at any point along the route. If you want to be in a particular spot for the weekend break(s) just ask and I will work out where best to start.
End location: This is a circular tour, but can be "opened" on request.
Duration: 11 days
The tour includes 9 escorted days and 1 or 2 weekends (depending on what day of the week you start) if you start on a Thursday the end day will be 13 days later. Starting on a Monday or Tuesday, you end 11 days later
Renault Scenic. $ seats in addition to mine, plus space for 4 medium suitcases, and a little more ( I have a roofbox)
Guiding and transport throughout. I carry a variet of soft drinks in the car. I have wi-fi avalable on request in the car. I will help you to book the accomodation and entrance tickets that you will require.
Meals, your overnight accommodation during the week and at weekends (when I am not with you). Entrance charges (I will help you get the best deals on passes)