British Escape with Return to London - 8 day tour

Tour Summary

This great-value tour starts with an overnight stay in London, allowing you plenty of time for independent sightseeing of good old London town. Head into the country to visit pre-historic Stonehenge, followed by a drive across Salisbury Plain to see the elegant city of Bath. Head to Shakespeare's Stratford-upon-Avon the next day and explore Liverpool, forever linked to the Fab Four (The Beatles). A real highlight is the beauty of the Lake District, then cross the border into Scotland for a two-night stay in Edinburgh. During your time in the Scottish Capital, visit its mighty castle and take a stroll along the famous Royal Mile. Return to London by express train along the route of the Flying Scotsman. If time is short, this is the perfect way to sample the very best of Britain.          

Stonehenge - get up close to the mysterious circle of standing stones

Stratford-upon-Avon - visit the picturesque hometown of William Shakespeare

Chester - walk within the city walls to discover Tudor buildings and Roman treasures  

Lake District - enjoy the spectacular lake views and lush green scenery that have inspired authors and poets for centuries

Edinburgh - explore Scotland's Capital City and visit mighty Edinburgh Castle

Movie locations - Outlaw, Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Kind Hearts and Coronets  

Hotel accommodation included

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Full Tour Itinerary

Frequently Asked Questions



  • 7 nights hotel accommodation
  • Location: London (3); Bath (1); Liverpool (1) and Edinburgh (2)


  • Cooked/Continental breakfast (7)
  • Table d' hôte dinners (3)

Visits, Admissions and Experiences

  • Admission to St Paul's Cathedral, Stonehenge, Shakespeare's Birthplace and Edinburgh Castle
  • City tour of Edinburgh with a local guide

    Tour Essentials
  • Touring by luxury air-conditioned coach with extra-legroom, reclining seats, onboard washroom and Wifi
  • One-way train travel from Edinburgh to London
  • All baggage handling and hotel tips are included
  • Services throughout the tour of a professional Tour Director
  • Service charges and taxes

Departure information

Please check your tour documentation for the commencement time of the tour

Park Plaza Waterloo Hote
l6 Hercules Road
London SE1 7DP


Millennium Gloucester Hotel
4-18 Harrington Gardens
South Kensington
London SW7 4LH

The tour will end in London after breakfast on day 8

Check-in: 15:00 hrs
Tour Departs: 15:00 hrs
Tour Returns: 09:00 hrs

Child details

Child discount applies to children aged 8 to 17 years, inclusive on the basis that they share a room with an adult.

We're sorry but children aged under 8 years cannot travel on this tour.

Photo-ID may be requested to confirm discount entitlement.  

Price Notes

The price of this tour includes hotel accommodation with en-suite bathroom. 

Please see the FAQ section for more information on this tour.

Product code
CT 02953

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