This Southern England escorted tour highlights some of the historical monuments and beautiful towns found throughout Southern England. Your tour starts in London with guided sightseeing of the city’s must-see attractions, including Big Ben and a visit inside St. Paul’s Cathedral, the iconic church famous throughout the world. History buffs are sure to be delighted as 16th-century England is brought to life in Stratford-upon-Avon, birthplace of William Shakespeare. You’ll also discover mysterious Stonehenge, the 2,000-year-old Roman ruins in Bath, and Anne Boleyn’s 13th-century childhood home at Hever Castle. You will also visit magnificent Salisbury Cathedral, consecrated in 1258 and home to the best preserved original Magna Carta.Throughout your guided tour of Southern England, you will be accompanied and guided by local experts who will bring these destinations to life with firsthand, in-depth knowledge of southern England’s history, treasures, and secrets. Enjoy tea and Bara Brith at the Anchor Pub near 12-century Tintern Abbey – in the beautiful Wye Valley on the border of England and Wales. From the vibrant city of London to the relaxing, seaside town of Brighton, this Southern England tour is a vacation of a lifetime!
LONDON Guided sightseeing, visit St. Paul’s CathedralOXFORD Walking tourSTRATFORD-UPON-AVON Take pictures of Anne Hathaway’s Cottage, visit Shakespeare’s birthplace; welcome dinnerBROADWAY Visit the picturesque Cotswolds villageTINTERN ABBEY Take pictures of the abbey ruins; [LF] enjoy tea and bara brith at The Anchor pubBATH Visit the Roman relicsSTONEHENGE Visit the prehistoric monumentSALISBURY Visit the cathedral; [LF] enjoy lunch in the Refectory restaurantBRIGHTON Visit the popular seaside resortHEVER CASTLEVisit the double-moated, 13th-century castle
Bath – Stonehenge – Salisbury – Brighton
London – Oxford – Stratford - Upon - Avon
Stratford - Upon - Avon – Broadway – Bath
Brighton – Hever Castle – London