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UK & Ireland Earlybird Coach Touring: Heart of Wales & England - 7 nights + More

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Hop onboard this luxury caoch transfer taking in the sights and sounds of England and Wales. Highlights include: Welsh Evening with dinner and entertainment; Stonehenge and Bath; Shakespeare's birthplace; Windsor Castle and Snowdonia Train Ride.

Prices from $2,569* per person twin share

Valid for travel: Selected Saturdays, 20 Apr - 5 Oct 19. Featured price based on 14 Sep 19 departure.


What's Included:

  • 7 NIGHTS 4-star hotel accommodation
  • Full breakfast daily
  • 4 dinners
  • Entrances to Stonehenge, Roman Baths, Cardiff Castle, National Slate Museum, Caernarfon Castle, Shakespeare’s birthplace and Windsor Castle
  • Panoramic tours in London and Stratford-upon-Avon
  • London Hop-on-Hop-off tour
  • Narrow-gauge train ride in Snowdonia National Park
  • Guided tour of Windsor
  • Touring with professional driver/guide
  • Transportation by luxury coach including free WiFi access

Dates & Departures

Valid for travel: 6 May 2019 - 12 October 2019

Deal Ends: 07 February 2019, unless sold out prior. Availability is limited.

SAVE: $291* per person

Itinerary:
 
Day 1: LONDON ARRIVAL & ST. PAUL’S CATHEDRAL
Tour begins 2:00 PM at your London hotel. Take a panoramic tour of central London to see famous landmarks. Stop at St Paul’s Cathedral to tour the awe-inspiring interior. Enjoy a welcome drink with your group. Overnight: Hilton London Paddington, London
 
Day 2: INDEPENDENT TOURING IN LONDON
Explore London at your own pace on an independent Hop-On, Hop-Off bus tour to see the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, Trafalgar Square, and more. You may also take a walking tour and a cruise on the River Thames. Visit the Tower of London to view the magnificent Crown Jewels, guarded by Beefeaters in distinctive Tudor uniforms. Or you might choose to visit Kensington Palace, former home of Princess Diana. The evening is free for dining on your own. Overnight: Hilton London Paddington, London (B)
 
Day 3: STONEHENGE, BATH & CARDIFF CASTLE BANQUET
Head to Salisbury Plain to view the huge monoliths of Stonehenge and, in the visitor center, learn about how they were built over 4,500 years ago. Visit the Roman Baths, hot mineral-rich springs that have been popular since Roman times. Travel into Wales to tour Cardiff Castle, then enjoy a fun Welsh banquet with entertainment. Overnight: Clayton Hotel Cardiff, Cardiff (B, D)
 
Day 4: TRAIN RIDE & WELSH SCENERY
Enjoy a panoramic drive around Cardiff to view the principal features. Continue through the Brecon Beacons National Park and through rural Wales with its picturesque countryside. Take in the beauty of the Snowdonia National Park. A narrow-gauge train ride will take you through the heart of the region to admire mountain scenery. Head to your hotel in Caernarfon where you might choose to take a gentle walk through the ancient streets after dinner. Overnight: Celtic Royal Hotel, Caernarfon (B, D)
 
Day 5: NORTH WALES & SNOWDONIA
Visit the National Slate Museum, which high-lights the region’s former slate industry at its height in Victorian times. Pause for photos of Mount Snowdon, the highest peak in Wales. Stroll in the quaint village of Betws-y-Coed. Stop in Conwy and take a walk through the narrow medieval streets to see the smallest house in Britain. Tour the walls and battle-ments of 13th-century Caernarfon Castle. Overnight: Celtic Royal Hotel, Caernarfon (B, D)
 
Day 6: LLANGOLLEN & SHAKESPEARE’S STRATFORD-UPON-AVON
Head to the charming village of Llangollen and take a look around this typical Welsh settlement with many quaint tearooms and shops. Then head across the English border to enjoy the picturesque town of Bridgnorth, with attractive black and white houses. Take a panoramic tour of Stratford-upon-Avon and visit Shakespeare’s birthplace, with an exhibition about his life and work, before walking through the house where he was born. Later, enjoy a cruise along the River Avon. Overnight: Mercure Shakespeare Hotel, Stratford-upon-Avon (B, D)
 
Day 7: COTSWOLDS & WINDSOR CASTLE
Take in the gentle hills of the Cotswolds, renowned for its pretty cottages and colorful gardens. Stop in Broadway, typical of the lovely old villages in the region. Take a walking tour through Oxford to learn about the famous colleges and enjoy lunch on your own. Tour Windsor Castle, one of the Queen’s official residences, to see the State Apartments and St George’s Chapel. In the evening, take a brief stroll around the compact and historic town of Windsor with a local guide. Overnight: Macdonald Windsor Hotel, Windsor (B)
 
Day 8: TOUR ENDS IN WINDSOR
 

Terms & Conditions

'*Agents may charge service fees and/or fees for card payments which vary. A fee will apply for payments made by debit and credit cards. Please check this fee with us or your travel consultant when booking. Conditions apply. Valid for sale until 7 Feb 19, unless sold out prior. Prices correct as at 3 Jan19 but may fluctuate if surcharges, fees, taxes or currency change. Offers subject to availability. Amounts payable to third parties not included. Please check all prices, availability and other information with your travel consultant before booking. Room upgrades and late check-outs are subject to availability unless otherwise stated. Bookings must be made direct with Qantas Holidays or a travel agent. A non-refundable deposit of $500 per person in addition to standard package deposit is required at the time of booking. Package cancellation fees apply. Ratings provide a general indication of the standard of accommodation. These are our own views and not related to any other rating system. 3 diamonds (diamond symbol) indicate a comfortable standard of accommodation, 4 diamonds indicate superior standard and 5 diamonds indicate deluxe standard. A half diamond (half diamond symbol) indicates an additional half rating. All savings and bonus nights (if applicable) are included in the advertised price. Offers may be withdrawn without notice and are not combinable with any other offers unless stated. Airfares are not included unless otherwise stated. †Prices vary depending on departure date. The Qantas Holidays General Bookings Conditions apply, available at http://www.qhv.com.au/terms-and-conditions. Other conditions apply - ask for details. Qantas Holidays Limited ABN 24 003 836 459.

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