Best of England & Scotland

5 Days – 2 Countries (Tour Code : UKES)



Day 1: London – Glasgow

Depart for Glasgow (approximate driving time is seven hours). En-route stop for lunch at Gretna Green, the UK’s most famous place to get married and home of the world famous Iron Forgeries. On arrival into Glasgow, enjoy the sights, which will include Glasgow Cathedral, George Square, University of Glasgow and the City Chambers.

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Day 2: Glasgow – Fort William – Glasgow

Drive to Loch Lomond where you can enjoy an optional boat cruise; here appreciate the picturesque views of the highlands, whilst indulging in a warm cup of tea or coffee. Begin your scenic drive to Fort William, to visit the Nevis Range. On arrival enjoy the ascent to the summit by cable car whilst admiring the breathtaking scenery of the surrounding mountains (cable car to Nevis Range is weather permitting). You will also have a photo stop at Commando Memorial & Neptune’s Staircase which is the longest staircase lock in Britain

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Day 3: Glasgow – Edinburgh – Glasgow

Today drive to Edinburgh, en route visit a local whisky distillery for a  short  tour  (children under eight are not permitted inside the distillery). Arrive into Edinburgh and visit the famous Edinburgh Castle with its fine state apartments  and  ancient  Scottish  crown  jewels.  Descend the hill and cross the Royal Mile to see St Giles’ Cathedral and its crown  shaped  spire.  Continuing the journey, we view the Forth Road Bridge to enjoy a spectacular view of the Forth Rail Bridge. Later stop for a photo stop at Falkirk Wheel which is  a  rotating  boat  lift  in Scotland, connecting the Forth and Clyde Canal with the Union Canal. The world’s first & only rotating boat lift was opened by Her Majesty, The Queen in 2002.

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Day 4: Lake District – Bath

Depart for Lake District famous for its lakes, forests and mountains. Continue your journey through the Lake District to enjoy a beautiful scenic cruise on the largest body of water in the Lake District area, Lake Windermere. Followed by a Heritage Steam Train ride from Lakeside to Haverthwaite.

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Day 5: Bath – Stonehenge – London

The first English city to become a UNESCO  Heritage.  Here  visit  the  world-famous  Roman Baths, one of the best historic attractions in the country. Next stop will be Stonehenge. Stonehenge promises to be an unforgettable experience. During this day tour, you will get to      go up close to these  ancient stones. Finally, continue your journey to London and bid farewell    to the group.

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*Note: On occasions, due to large events, traffic and availability of reservations, it may be necessary to change the above itinerary. Nevis range is subject to operation based on weather conditions. If the Nevis Range is closed you will be refunded the group rate.

Price Includes

  • Return transportation by deluxe AC coach from your selected pick up point
  • 4 nights accommodation in a 3/4* hotel with breakfast
  • 4 Indian dinners
  • Entrances and sightseeing as mentioned in Tour Highlights
  • All tips and service charges
  • Premium service of a Star Tours’ Tour Representative

Tour Highlights:

  • Stonehenge with entrance
  • Roman Baths with entrance
  • Nevis Range*  with entrance
  • Glasgow City Tour covering Glasgow Cathedral, Main Square and University of Glasgow
  • Edinburgh City Tour covering the Royal Mile and entrance to Edinburgh Castle
  • View the famous Neptune staircase & Commando Memorial
  • Whisky Distillery – Learn the art of making whisky
  • View the Forth  Road Bridge
  • Photo Stop at Falkirk Wheel
  • Lake District Lake Windermere Cruise
  • Lakeside & Haverthwaite Steam Train

Departure Dates & Prices

TOUR CODE: UKES DEPARTURE DATES ADULT CHILD

(2-11 Years)

Apr – 10, 18 £460 £310
May – 02, 25 £450 £300
Jun-12 £450 £300
Jul – 03, 13, 20, 27 £455 £305
Aug – 07, 14, 24, 28 £460 £310
Sep-07 £450 £300

Price per person based on 2/3 adults sharing a room Child 2 – 11 years must share a room with 2/3 adults

Infants 0 – 23 months price is £125 for a seat in coach only Max occupancy per room is 3 person (excluding infants)

£55 reduction will apply for 2nd child without a bed Single supplement will be an additional £160

Additional Excursions

Loch Lomond Adult £10 Child £6 (5-15yrs)

Pick Up Points Available

  DEPARTURE POINTS                                                       TIME                
Wembley (HA9 6LL) 06:30 hrs
The below one-way pick ups are available on day 1. The final drop on day 5 will be Wembley only.
  DEPARTURE POINTS                                                       TIME                
Toddington Services (LU5 6HR) 07:15 hrs
Newport Pagnell (MK16 8DS) 07:25 hrs
Watford Gap Services (NN6 7UZ) 07:50 hrs
Corley Services (CV7 8NR) 08:30 hrs
Stafford Services (ST15 0EU) 10:10 hrs
Keele Services (ST5 5HG) 10:35 hrs
Knutsford Services (WA16 0TL) 11:15 hrs
Glasgow Cathedral (G4 0QZ) 16:00 hrs

Suggestion

Why not add London by taking one of our day trips. View pages 18 – 19 & 21.

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