Spotlight on London featuring the Chelsea Flower Show
- Tour Operator
- Offer valid through 3/31/2018
- 6 Days
|Day 1||London||Overnight Flight: London and one of its premier events await. Experience the regal touches and daily charms of life in this grand city.|
|Day 2||London||London, England - Tour Begins: Welcome to London, a sophisticated metropolis with a timeless style all its own. Its bustling city streets are lined with beautiful gardens, fascinating museums, celebrated monuments and grand theaters - and you'll be a part of it all! This evening, experience a classic British pastime when you join your fellow travelers for a special welcome dinner at a traditional pub, complete with an ale tasting!|
|Day 3||London||London: Join a local expert on a panoramic city tour. See Trafalgar Square, St. Paul's Cathedral, the Tower of London, and Buckingham Palace, the London home to Britain's royalty since 1837. At Westminster, see the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey and Big Ben. End your city tour with a visit to Harrods, London's most iconic department store. This afternoon, perhaps you will join us on an optional tour to regal Windsor Castle. Originally built to guard the city of London, the imposing castle has been the home of kings and queens for nine centuries.|
|Day 4||London||London: Start your day like a true Londoner. Hop on the famous Underground, known to locals as 'the Tube.' Opened in 1863, this engineering marvel was the world's first metro system. Next, it's your choice! Perhaps you will join a local guide and explore the neighborhoods of Kensington and Knightsbridge, known for their iconic shops and famous residents, before a visit to Kensington Palace, once the home of Queen Victoria and Princess Diana. Or, perhaps you would prefer to travel to Westminster station and snap a photo in front of Big Ben before heading north on Whitehall, known as the center of Her Majesty's Government. Catch a glimpse of 10 Downing Street before visiting the Churchill War Rooms.|
|Day 5||London||London - Oxford - Blenheim Palace - London: Travel across England's beautiful countryside en route to the historic city of Oxford, one of the world's most famous university cities. Join a local expert on a privately-led walking tour that brings life to this quaint, yet privileged place. Enjoy some free time to explore the city at leisure before setting out to visit Blenheim Palace, one of England's most magnificent homes, for a self-guided tour. Famous for being the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill, this UNESCO World Heritage site offers a glimpse into the life of English royalty.|
|Day 6||London||London - Chelsea Flower Show: Get out your cameras! Today is members-only day at the famous Chelsea Flower Show and you are invited to this prestigious event. Enjoy full access and be amazed at the sheer number and variety of gardens and plants on display. Tonight, join your fellow travelers for a special farewell dinner and toast the end of a wonderful London getaway!|
|Day 7||London||London - Tour Ends: Your tour comes to a close today, leaving you with many pleasant memories.|
- Grange Holborn Hotel London, United Kingdom
- Grange Strathmore Hotel London, United Kingdom
- * NOTE:Tour prices are land only rates based on per person, double occupancy. Some dates may feature various changes in hotels, sightseeing and inclusions. Please confirm your specific itinerary at the time of booking. Government taxes and fees are additional. Land rates are guaranteed at time of deposit. Certain taxes and fees are to be paid upon exiting the country in local currencies.
Airfare is additional and is available through Collette Vacations.
From $1,999.00 (USD)
Immerse yourself in one of the world's most iconic cities - London. On your 5-night adventure, delve into the city's rich history and culture. See the Tower of London, St Paul's Cathedral, and Westminster Abbey on a city tour.