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  New tour for 2020  

Key Features
Tour type: Coach Tour
Duration: 15 days / 14 nights
Tour feature: Maximum group-size of 40 - Premium Hotels - Tour Pace: Comfortable
Starting: Central London
  1. Day 1 Welcome in Britain

    Welcome to London! On arrival you are transferred to your trip hotel. This evening, join your Travel Director for a Welcome Drink and trip briefing at your hotel.

    Overnight: Amba Marble Arch, London

  2. Day 2 Chelsea Flower Show

    A transfer in the morning takes you to the famous RHS Chelsea Flower Show! Enjoy the extensive displays of show gardens and magnificent floral displays before a transfer in the afternoon back to your hotel. Later, enjoy a glass of champagne and a bird’s eye view of London from the London Eye before dinner at a local restaurant.

    Overnight: Amba Marble Arch, London

    Meals: Breakfast and Dinner with Wine

  3. Day 3 London sightseeing

    On your guided sightseeing this morning see Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament, St Paul’s Cathedral, Westminster Abbey and Trafalgar Square. Witness the pomp and pageantry of the Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace (if operating) before enjoying lunch in a typical English pub. This afternoon you are free to enjoy London at your own pace.

    Overnight: Amba Marble Arch, London

    Meals: Breakfast and Lunch with Wine

  4. Day 4 Royal Botanical Gardens and Hampton Court Palace

    This morning visit the famous Royal Botanical Gardens at Kew. Explore inside the vast Victorian glasshouses and see the indoor galleries. This afternoon, discover the wonders of majestic Hampton Court Palace, home to the Kings and Queens of Britain since the time of Henry VIII. Discover the magnificent State Apartments and explore the riverside gardens.

    Overnight: Amba Marble Arch, London

    Meals: Breakfast

  5. Day 5 RHS Garden Wisley

    Travel to the gardens of Wisley today, renowned as the flagship garden of the Royal Agricultural Society. Then continue to the county of Cornwall.

    Overnight: The Carlyon Bay Hotel, St Austell OR Alverton Hotel, Truro

    Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

  6. Day 6 The Lost Gardens Heligan

    We visit Heligan, one of the most mysterious estates in England. Unveiled in 1992 from under decades of overgrowth, the Lost Gardens were restored on a shoestring budget and hailed by The Times as “the garden restoration of the century”. Today the mysterious gardens and estate offer over 200 acres for exploration! This afternoon is then free for you to relax at our beautiful hotel.

    Overnight: The Carlyon Bay Hotel, St Austell OR Alverton Hotel, Truro

    Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

  7. Day 7 Bath City and Hidcote Manor Gardens

    Our journey takes us through the English countryside to Bath. Visit the 18th Century Pump Room and the ancient Baths, then enjoy some free time to browse the quaint streets. Continue to Hidcote Manor Gardens, one of the greatest arts and crafts gardens in England. Then it’s on to the town of Cheltenham where we have a two night stay.

    Overnight: DoubleTree by Hilton, Cheltenham OR Queens Hotel, Cheltenham

    Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

  8. Day 8 Burford, Bibury and Cheltenham

    Full day sightseeing of the Cotswolds begins in Burford, where there’s time to visit one of the small tea houses before heading south to Bibury described as the ‘prettiest village in Britain’ for an included lunch. Later we return to Cheltenham.

    Overnight: DoubleTree by Hilton, Cheltenham OR Queens Hotel, Cheltenham

    Meals: Breakfast and Lunch with Wine

  9. Day 9 David Austin Roses and Powis Castle and Garden

    Today we travel to the David Austin Nursery for roses where we enjoy morning tea followed by a tour of the gardens. Next, visit Powis Castle gardens with its spectacular terraces and stunning vistas.

    Overnight: Llandudno Bay, Llandudno OR Belmont, Llandudno

    Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

  10. Day 10 Bodnant Gardens, Llanberis and Snowdon Mountain Railway

    The day starts with a visit to Bodnant Gardens, one of the most beautiful gardens in the UK. Later visit the village of Llanberis at the foot of Snowdon, Yr Wyddfa, at 3,560 feet the highest peak in Wales including a fabulous trip onboard the Snowdon Mountain Railway.

    Overnight: Llandudno Bay, Llandudno OR Belmont, Llandudno

    Meals: Breakfast

  11. Day 11 Levens Hall Topiary Gardens

    Farewell Wales and continue north to the English Lake District where you see some of the most beautiful countryside in the world. Admire the Topiary Gardens, the finest, oldest and most extensive garden in the world at Levens Hall. Then continue to our traditional hotel set on the shores of Lake Windermere.

    Overnight: Lakeside Hotel & Spa, Windermere OR Low Wood Bay, Windermere

    Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

  12. Day 12 Beatrix Potter’s Hill Top and Hawkeshead

    A day devoted to this scenic wonderland, beginning with a visit to Hill Top, the home of Beatrix Potter and where she spent much of her life. We then visit the picturesque village of Hawkeshead, famous for its whitewashed cottages and cobbled lanes. Then there is free time to relax in your tranquil surroundings. Perhaps take a cruise on Lake Windermere?

    Overnight: Lakeside Hotel & Spa, Windermere OR Low Wood Bay, Windermere

    Meals: Breakfast

  13. Day 13 Chatsworth Estate and Nottingham

    Head into the rolling Derbyshire countryside to the Chatsworth Estate, home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire. Visiting the house we see the elegant interiors, admire the art collection of 16 generations of the Cavendish family. Our guided walking tour of the gardens provides an insight into the principle historic features of the garden before an included lunch Later continue to the historic city of Nottingham.

    Overnight: Mercure, Nottingham

    Meals: Breakfast and Lunch

  14. Day 14 Blenheim Palace, Bampton and River Thames Dinner Cruise

    This morning explore the magnificent house and gardens of Blenheim Palace, home of the Duke of Marlborough and the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill. Continue to the village of Bampton to see the street where many scenes from the “Downtown Abbey ”TV series were filmed. Later, return to London for a spectacular Thames River Dinner Cruise!

    Overnight: Amba Marble Arch, London

    Meals: Breakfast and Dinner with Wine

  15. Day 15 Farewell

    After breakfast your trip comes to an end with a transfer to London Heathrow Airport for your onward flight.

    Meals: Breakfast

*Journey times and distances are estimates and are based on the direct route between the start location and end location for each day of the itinerary, where applicable. They do not include detours or stops for sightseeing.

Unique experiences

  • Enjoy a Thames River Dinner Cruise
  • Enjoy morning tea at the David Austin Nursery for roses
  • Sip champagne as you enjoy a bird’s eye view from the London eye

Sightseeing highlights

  • Explore the famous Chelsea Flower Show
  • Visit the Royal Botanical Gardens at Kew
  • Discover the wonders of Hampton Court Palace
  • Visit the Gardens of Wisley and the Lost Garden of Heligan
  • Explore the Bodnant Gardens in Wales
  • Embark on the Snowden Mountain Railway Excursion
  • Visit Hilltop, the home of Beatrix Potter
  • Visit Blenheim Palace
  • Explore Chatsworth House and Gardens

Signature dining

  • 14 x Breakfasts
  • 1 x Lunch
  • 2 x Lunch with wine
  • 5 x Evening meals
  • 2 x Evening meals with wine

Accommodation highlights

  • London: Amba Hotel Marble Arch located at the west end Oxford Street and just 2 minutes' walk from Hyde Park, is less than a mile from London's famed West End.
  • Cheltenham: Queens Hotel, steeped in history, boasts a lavish Palladian-style edifice, coupled with Greek and Roman influences, forming a unique part of the famous Georgian spa town of Cheltenham.

Included First Class services

  • The services of your professional Tour Director.
  • All quality overnight hotel accommodation, as per the tour itinerary, featuring twin rooms and private facilities. All service charges, taxes and porterage are included.
  • Enjoy the unique comfort of luxury air-conditioned 40 seat coach with extended leg room and on-board restroom.
  • Complimentary WiFi in the majority of hotels either in the lobby or bedroom areas and available on most touring coaches (subject to signal).
  • Personal radio headsets for all guided visits allowing you to wander without missing any commentary.
  • A travel wallet with your tour documentation.

Tour feature

  • Maximum group-size of 40 passengers on board.

Optional extras

  • Rail travel to London from other UK cities before your tour.
  • Additional accommodation in London before or after your tour.
  • Your tour already includes a comprehensive sightseeing program however some additional excursions may be available to enhance your trip further - these are fully optional and bookable during your tour.

Exclusions

  • Trip Insurance – we ask that our guests purchase suitable cover in case planned travel is affected or disrupted due to unforeseen circumstances. More information on the benefits of trip insurance can be found here.
  • Flights – adeo Travel do not book air travel but are happy to offer advice on where to seek competitive airfare.
  • Meals and/or sightseeing other than that outlined above.

Departure Dates 2020

Please select your preferred tour date from the list below.

Start DateEnd DateStatusPrice
(per person)*
 
May 21, 2020
June 4, 2020
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4055

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May 22, 2020
June 5, 2020
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4055

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* Prices are per person based on two people sharing either a double room or twin room. A single supplement will apply for those bookings where a single room is required.

Pricing 2020

Single Supplement: from £1199 per person.

Pricing Notes

  • Prices are per person based on two people sharing a twin room.
  • Prices are for land only tours and all tours are subject to availability.
  • Prices are correct at the time of publishing to website but are subject to confirmation at time of booking.
  • Prices are in British Pounds Sterling (GBP£) for approximate costs in other currencies please contact us.
  • All trip details are correct at time of publishing to website however are subject to change.
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