Day 1 London
We will arrive in London day. Uniformed Hosts are available to help you make the most of your stay.
Day 2 London - Oxford - Stratford-Upon-Avon (168 km)
Meet your Tour Director and traveling companions, and depart at 8 am for a lovely day of sightseeing. Drive through Runnymede, site of the sealing of the Magna Carta in 1215, and enjoy a walking tour through Oxford to see the colleges where Britain's elite receives its outstanding education. Then, discover the beautiful hometown and final resting place of Stratford's most famous son, William Shakespeare. Your Tour Director will take you on a stroll ending at Shakespeare's Schoolroom. Tonight, enjoy a welcome dinner at your hotel.
Day 3 Stratford-Upon-Avon - Cotswold - Bath (11522 km)
A particularly scenic day. Enjoy a lovely, relaxed sightseeing morning through the Cotswolds'' idyllic rolling hills and discover its charming villages. Stop in Tetbury, a historic wool town and architectural gem, before continuing on to Bath. You will have time to discover the town on your own. Later, consider an optional excursion to the picturesque, 13th-century village of Castle Combe.
Day 4 Bath - Isle of Wight - Southampton (11379 km)
Take a short ferry ride and discover the Isle of Wight and visit Osborne House. Then stroll through the garden terraces where the fabulous views across the Solent reminded Prince Albert of the Bay of Naples. Return by ferry to the mainland for overnight in Southampton.
Day 5 Southampton - Salisbury - Stonehenge - London (158 km)
Today, visit the splendid Salisbury Cathedral. Enjoy tea and pastries in the Refectory restaurant. Then, try to unravel the mystery of prehistoric Stonehenge. First, explore the visitor center with its imaginative exhibitions, then take the shuttle to the stone circle and admire the magnificence of the monument up close. Return to London around 3:30 pm. How about celebrating your vacation by taking in one of the great West End shows?
Day 6 London
Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning.