England in 8 days

Tour Number

Activity Level

157334


Categories

City, Museums / Culture, Nature and Wildlife

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Tour can be adapted to include child friendly activities

Friendly: Yes.
I have the option of a ramped access car, but this has only 2 passenger seats so means a maximum of 3 guests

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (basic), Spanish (basic)

from the Lakes to the South


Get to the places you can see except by driving, and places the tour buses cant take you (the back roads!). Entirely customisable to take account of your interests, OR just leave the choices to me. .
A one direction trip starting in northern England and taking in a variety of cities towns, scenery and historic sites including
a circular tour of the northern lakes, including high passes. A day along Hadrians wall, a day visiting the Northumbrian castles, A day in the Yorkshire dales OR on the North Yorkshire moors. The Derbyshire Dales and the cotswolds, Avebury Stonehenge and the Jurrassic coast.

Itinerary

Sample itinerary (starting on Tuesday)

Day 1 northern Lakes tour, overnight Keswick area
Day 2. Hadrians wall, overnight in Alnwick area
Day 3 Northumberland Castles overnight Durham
Day 4 Yorkshire Dales or North York Moors

weekend in York.
day 5 Derbyshire dales overnight in Warwick
Day 6 Cotswolds, overnight in Bath area
Day 7, stonehenge avebury and salisbury, overnight Bruton or Wells
Day 8 Thomas hardy's wessex, finish Bath, Salisbury or Bristol

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 8 days

This tour starts on Mondays Tuesdays or Wednesday and runs for 10 days including a weekend independently in York, Durham or Derbyshire.

Transportation

Renault Scenic. This has capacity for 4 adults. Please let me know if you are not light travellers as I have a roof box which I can fit if neccessary to allow 4 large suitcases

What’s Included

Other: Price includes my guiding and driving throughout.
My accommodation when not at home is included in the price, (but yours is not) although my help in recommending and helping to find suitable accommodation is included.
I carry a variety of soft drinks in the car, whch are included, and can replenish to your taste as appropriate and as route allows.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

1000 sterling - B&B £75 per couple per night in en suite room
lunch and dinner, £60 per couple per day
National trust Membership (royal oak) recommended

What’s Extra

Other: your accomodation: 2 nights in Wessex, 1 or 2 night in central england, 3 or 4 nights in Yorkshire, possibly 1 night in Durham or Cumbria. I will help you find suitable acomodation.
Meals.
Entrance fees. I base much of the tour on National Trust and or English Heritage properties, s membership of one or both will be very good value (much less than individual entry fees)

Private tour guide Keith

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