Special fully escorted holidays
Door to Door Service. The Lake District is a picturesque destination whatever the season. Nestling between the Skiddaw Mountains and Derwentwater Lake, we visit Keswick and spend a day touring the Lake District which includes a boat trip from Bowness to Ambleside and time in Grasmere. Dumfries and Galloway has its own wealth of attractions and we discover the remarkable story of the Greatest Munitions Factory on Earth at the Devil's Porridge Museum.Duration: 5 Days
Door to Door Escorted Service. Newmarket has been associated with horses and racing since James I arrived in England in 1605 and declared it to be the second capital of England. Home to the National Horse Racing Museum, it tells the story of horseracing from its earliest origins to the worldwide phenomenon it is today.
Door to Door Escorted Service. Step aboard the Royal Yacht Britannia, the first Royal Yacht to be built with complete ocean-going capabilities and designed as a royal residence to entertain guests from around the world. Often described as "two ships in one", the magnificent State Apartments and the Royal Family's living quarters are serene and elegant in stark contrast to the functional Royal Navy vessel where the crew and operational equipment were in cramped conditions.
Door to Door Escorted Services. Visit Chartwell, the beloved home of Sir Winston Churchill where the rooms remain much as they were when he lived there with pictures, books and personal mementos evoking the career and wide-ranging interests of Sir Winston, writer, amateur painter and family man. The magnificent hillside gardens reflect Sir Winston's love of the landscape and in his studio a collection of the canvasses that he painted are displayed.
Door to Door Service. Swansea, Wales' vibrant, modern waterfront city, birthplace of Dylan Thomas and the place where custard powder was allegedly invented! Learn about Swansea's unique heritage on an entertaining and informative Copper Jack Heritage Boat Trip on the River Tawe. You'll then have free time to explore Swansea on your own.
Door to Door Escorted Service. Spend a day in Windsor, including a visit to Windsor Castle, the largest and oldest occupied castle in the world and the official residence of The Queen. Discover the delights of the Castle including the State Apartments, Queen Mary's Dolls House, The Semi State Room and St George's Chapel to name a few.
Door to Door Service. It's over 30 years since HRH, Prince of Wales made Highgrove his home and set about transforming the neglected estate into the magnificent gardens that are there today. The gardens are opened annually and, led by one of HRH Prince of Wales expert guides, visitors can enjoy a two-hour guided tour of the gardens and then relax over a Cream Tea.
Door to Door Service. Find out how Parliament works as we take a guided tour of the Houses of Parliament, through the Commons Chamber and the Lords’ Chamber, follow in the footsteps of the Queen at the State Opening and visit Westminster Hall.
Door to Door Service. They say small is beautiful and that is certainly true when applied to Wells with its fabulous Cathedral housing a remarkable old clock, swans that ring for their food, a moated Bishop's Palace, historic market place and the oldest residential street in Europe.
Door to Door Escorted Service. Dundee is regarded as Scotland's sunniest city boasts a revitalised waterfront, with Discovery Point, the award-winning attraction which tells the story of RRS Discovery and Captain Scott's amazing Antarctic expedition and next door to the exciting new V and A Dundee.
Door to Door Escorted Service. It is believed that whisky making began in Scotland and we visit Blair Atholl, the spiritual home of Bells, one of the oldest working distilleries in Scotland established in 1798 in the picturesque town of Pitlochry.