Highlights of Britain

Highlights of Britain

Highlights of Britain

$5,519 *pp
11 days
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Join a small group tour for a classic journey that delves deep into Britain’s fascinating history and culture.

In England, trace the footsteps of famous writers and poets, uncovering the scenic countryside that inspired their greatest works. In North Wales and Scotland, the journey will take in evocative scenery and dramatic castles, immersing yourselves in age-old traditions. Spend some time exploring charming villages in Cotswolds, full of honey-coloured cottages. In Stratford-upon-Avon, the picturesque Tudor market town where William Shakespeare was born with an orientation tour. Spend a day in Snowdonia National Park, boasting 823 square miles of captivatingly diverse landscapes and steeped in culture and local history. Traverse the Yorkshire Dales National Park, passing by rivers, tiny villages and centuries-old stone walls. A traditional haggis dinner and bagpipe demonstration will provide a grand ending to final night in the Scottish Borders.

Valid for travel Select dates 23 March - 19 October 2025
  • London
  • Oxford
  • Cotswold
  • Stratford-Upon-Avon
  • Denbighshire
  • York
  • Liverpool
  • York
  • Lake District
  • Scottish Borders
  • 10 nights in hand-picked accommodation
  • 10 breakfasts and 5 dinners
  • Experienced tour leader and driver
  • Premium mini-coach transportation
  • Discover the medieval Shambles and Snickelways of York
  • Immerse yourself in the grandeur of Castle Howard
  • Visit the Fab Four at The Beatles Story museum
*Conditions apply: Prices are per person twin share land only in AUD unless otherwise specified. Prices correct as at 17 May 24 & subject to change without notice & availability at time of booking. ^Prices for tours 1 Mar to 30 Nov 24 are frozen at 24 prices, based on a like-for-like tour duration & departure date. Where there is no departure within the same week of travel, the 25 price is frozen against the closest previous 24 departure date. Price freeze is only applicable to bookings made 8 May to 1 Jul 24, subject to availability. Price freeze excludes Alpine Escape: Germany, Austria and Italy, WWI Battlefields, ANZAC on the Western Front and ANZAC on the Western Front: Dawn Service, Paris to Nice, Highlights of Northern Spain, Secrets of Puglia, Majestic Morocco, Jewels of Southwest France & does not apply to pre or post-accommodation or transfers. Back-Roads Touring reserves the right to amend or withdraw this offer at any time. Further conditions apply, see backroadstouring.com/terms-and-conditions. Further terms & conditions, payment conditions, booking & cancellation fees apply. 

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