Nothing says European vacation more than a trip to England with its hundreds of tourist attractions. The iconic Buckingham Palace, The London Eye or Big Ben are musts for any trip to the United Kingdom.
Surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean this European sovereign state provides tourists with non-stop, on-the-go fun as you absorb the sights and sounds of the busy city of London, a day-trip to nearby Stonehenge, or a tour of historic Oxford.
Travel to the United Kingdom is a mix of many cultures and foreign influences so you will never run out of new and traditional British foods you can find all over the country.
For those wishing to walk, explore and learn, there are many nature reserves and natural spaces, splendid art galleries and museums, or castles and stately homes scattered all around United Kingdom cities. If you have kids with you there are several theme or amusement parks providing boat loads of excitement and entertainment for the entire family.
Let Italy4Real custom plan your travel to the United Kingdom and fill your trip with unique and wonderful experiences.
Day 1: – Arrive London, private transfer to 4* hotel, dinner reservations.
Day 2: – London Full day of private sightseeing by car and driver. Driving tour of London or walking tour by foot with a local guide.
Day 3: – Free day in London with suggestions – The Eye? London Tower? A show?
Day 4: – London – Day tour to see Stonehenge and Bath, private tour or by group. Sit back and relax as you travel by luxury air-conditioned coach or by private car and driver from London to the UNESCO World Heritage-listed city of Bath. On your way, discover the iconic prehistoric stone formation of Stonehenge. Spend a full afternoon exploring Bath, and take advantage of the opportunity to see the ancient Roman Baths or the Jane Austen Visitor Centre.
Day 5: – Free day in London with suggestions OR Day tour to Oxford, Stratford-Upon-Avon and Warwick Castle. Enjoy a gentle walking tour through narrow alleys and historic squares of Oxford. Drive through the rolling hills of the Cotswolds, some of England’s most picturesque locations. Enjoy a guided tour of Stratford-Upon-Avon. Visit Warwick Castle and it’s towers, halls and dungeon.
Day 6: – Free day in London with suggestions The Eye? London Tower? A show? Jack the Ripper evening tour?
Day 7: – Transfer to train station. Eurostar via the Chunnel to the center of Paris. Transfer to your 4* hotel. I recommend the 1st-8th districts for great hotels.
Day 8: – A relaxing walking tour of the city with stops for snacks, coffee and photos along the way. I have a wonderful local guide who is amazing with families.
Day 9: – Free day in Paris with suggestion.
Day 10: – Day trip outside Paris – WWII History tour – Spend a remarkable day visiting the Mémorial de Caen museum and exploring historic D-Day sites such as Omaha Beach and Pointe du Hoc. Designed for day-trippers from Paris, stop for lunch and a tour of pivotal D-Day sites. Choose whether you want to see the significant American D-Day sites, or if you’d prefer to visit the key Canadian sites.
Day 11: – Free day in Paris to explore with my suggestions.
Day 12: – Full day trip to Versailles.
Day 13: – Louvre Museum. Tonight: dinner at the Eiffel Tower. Experience a great evening on the first floor of the Eiffel tower. Enjoy a really nice dinner in the chic and contemporary “58 Tour Eiffel” restaurant, traditional Parisian brasserie. You will be served a sample fresh seasonal menu.
Day 14: – Last day in Paris. Free day in Paris with suggestions.
Day 15: – Private transfer to airport. Depart back to USA from Paris.
Day 1: – Depart USA – London
Day 2: – Arrive London Private airport transfer to hotel in historic area of London.
Day 3: – London: Full day of private sightseeing by car and driver. Driving tour of London or walking tour by foot with a local guide.
Day 4: – Tickets to Hampton Court and London Eye. Please note that Buckingham Palace State Rooms are not open to the public until July 23rd. This is after your return date to the US. Pick up rental van and drive to Galway coast of Ireland, stay in historic castle for three nights and use as base for day trips by rental van. It’s countryside driving and quite easy to do for most people. If you require a driver and van for a transfer from Dublin to the coast that can be arranged.
Day 5: – London to Edinburgh: Either hopper flight or train to Edinburgh. Private transfer to hotel.
Day 6: – Edinburgh: Half day escorted tour. Tickets to Edinburgh Castle. Night ghost tour.
Day 7: – Edinburgh – Dublin: Hopper flight to Dublin, private transfer to hotel in historic center.
Day 8: – Dublin: Sightseeing in Dublin, private walking tour, our guide will meet you at the hotel and take everyone on a walking tour of the city. Remainder of the day is free with suggestions.
Day 9: – Full day tour to Kilkenny and Waterford OR to Giant’s Causeway OR other suggestions.
Day 10: – Private transfer to airport for trip back to USA.
100% Custom. Your trip, Your dates!
We will build your custom trip around your travel style, budget and only offer fully inspected hotels and services we know personally.
Local city taxes must be paid locally. You will work one-on-one with your travel expert to decide what is and is not part of your personal travel package.
We only use fully inspected hotels, apartments, flats and services. Your travel expert will give you a selection to choose from during the planning process.