Historical UK Tour: Satiate Your Wanderlust

Historical UK Tour: Satiate Your Wanderlust

Through this historical UK tour, you'll get to discover the fascinating past experiences of this single sovereign state. It alone packs a majestic wealth of culture, history, and scenery into this chunk of land. This tailor-made UK Itinerary has been so designed to provide you with amazing ideas to tour around the highlights of UK. The most rewarding aspect of this itinerary would be exploring the stormy history and its varying landscape connecting this history & culture. Let's get on this incre Read More

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Through this historical UK tour, you’ll get to discover the fascinating past experiences of this single sovereign state. It alone packs a majestic wealth of culture, history, and scenery into this chunk of land. This tailor-made UK Itinerary has been so designed to provide you with amazing ideas to tour around the highlights of the UK. The most rewarding aspect of this itinerary would be exploring the stormy history and its varying landscape connecting this history & culture. Let’s get on this incredible journey!

 

Trip at a Glance

Day 1: London - Big Ben and Whitehall

Day 2: London - Westminster Abbey & Tower of London

Day 3: London - Highlights of Dover and Canterbury

Day 4: London - Greenwich

Day 5: Oxford - University town of Oxford

Day 6: Oxford

Day 7: Liverpool



Trip Highlights

  • See some of the best places in London including the Eye of London, Tower Bridge, and Big Ben.

  • You will be taken on the London Underground to reach Westminster Abbey to enjoy a guided tour of many of the relics and memorials of this place.

  • Tower of London! This is one of the most famous castles of the city that you are going to tour around through a boat ride along the Thames River.

  • Visit the highlights of Dover and Canterbury.

  • A journey of Greenwich by boat. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is considered to be one of the historically rich locations in London.

DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1: London - Big Ben and Whitehall

Today you’ll be arriving here in London! A private driver will welcome you at the airport and he will be taking you to your hotel. After catching up with some rest and relaxing, you will venture out to begin your trip.

A private vintage Mini Cooper tour will take you through some of the major tourist attractions of London. It’s going to take just two hours and you’ll see some of the best places in London including the Eye of London, Tower Bridge, and Big Ben. In the evening your driver will drop you near your hotel and you can take your time exploring the Churchill War Rooms at your own pace and discovering more about the greatest leader of England.

 

Day 2: London - Westminster Abbey & Tower of London

This is the second day of your Historical UK Tour. Today, after you have finished your breakfast, your private guide will pick you up from your hotel. This day is devoted to exploring two of the most famous historical attraction of the UK. You will be taken on the London Underground to reach Westminster Abbey to enjoy a guided tour of many of the relics and memorials of this place.

Westminster Abbey is a place where many ceremonies, celebrations, and worships have taken place here. And, many of the historical events are believed to have a place where a thousand years ago. Every coronation has taken place here since 1066. It’s the resting place for many of the poets, kings, queens, musicians, and scientists. Apart from all this, it has also become a treasure house of artifacts, textiles, and art.

Your next destination today is going to be the Tower of London! This is one of the most famous castles of the city that you are going to tour around through a boat ride along the Thames River. This cruising trip is going to get you the wide perspective of the city and its unique skyline.

 

Day 3: London - Highlights of Dover and Canterbury

This day of your historical Uk tour will be dedicated to visiting the highlights of Dover and Canterbury. Early in the morning after breakfast and everything is done you’ll be taken by your private guide to see the Highlights of Dover and Canterbury.

Firstly you’ll be taken to visit Canterbury. Located in the Southeastern part of England, Canterbury is a pilgrimage site that has its past related to the Middle Ages. From the timber-framed houses to Ancient walls built by Romans and cobbled streets, every part of it will connect you with the historical origin of UK.

Founded in 597 A.D, the Canterbury Cathedral is the Anglican Communion and the Church of England. It incorporates Romanesque and Gothic elements in stained glass windows and its stone carvings. You’ll be learning here about the architecture and history of Canterbury.

Then you’ll be continuing your further journey to the National Trust White Cliffs of Dover. Your private guide will take you to this place. Before you return back to London marvel at the impressive vistas along the cliffs.

 

Day 4: London - Greenwich

Early this morning, after breakfast, you’ll be venturing out on a journey of Greenwich by boat. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is considered to be one of the historically rich locations in London. It takes around 8 minutes by train from London bridge.

Greenwich is the perfect place to visit on your historical UK tour. Located on the banks of Thames River, this London borough is particularly considered the most visited locations for its maritime history, the huge National Maritime Museum, the Cutty Sark, and Old Royal Naval College classical buildings.

Also, you’ll get to see the modern O2 arena that is located on a peninsula in the Northern direction. Get on the spree of exploring the Royal Museums that include Cutty Sark, the National Maritime Museum, and the Royal Observatory. At the end of the day, return back to your hotel and enjoy a delicious dinner.

 

Day 5: Oxford - University town of Oxford

This day you are going to bid adieu to London and get on to an exploration of Oxford, the University town of Oxford. It is going to take you an hour to reach your destination. The peaceful journey will give you the perfect experience of moving through the English countryside.

After reaching the Oxford Railway Station, you’ll be met with your guide. He will take you to your hotel to catch up some rest. In the afternoon, you’ll be venturing out to take a tour of Oxford University. The great thing is that you’ll be guided by an Oxford Graduate.

Your guide will explain why Oxford is considered to be one of the best Universities around the globe. These insights along with the picturesque scene will make you fall with this part of UK. In fact, the city has been designed around the University adding to it some artistic and architectural quirks.

 

Day 6: Oxford

This is the sixth day of your historical UK tour and you will be taken today to the amazing Blenheim Palace. This is going to be a short drive away from the city. Inside the palace, you’ll be met with your personal guide who will be taking you for a tour of the artifacts and grounds that includes a wonderful Winston Churchill exhibit. Winston Churchill was born at this place.

The other part of the left is going to be a leisure one. You can plan it on your own. Either return back to your hotel spend some me time or you may also enjoy shopping along Queen Street. Also, you can choose to row hire a punter who will row you down the river.

 

Day 7: Liverpool

This day of your historical UK tour and you will be traveling today to Liverpool via a train. It is going to take you around 3 hours to reach your destination. After reaching your hotel take some rest and then venture out to see the best of Liverpool. It’s great to start off with several pubs. On your journey, you’ll be dictated by your guide the tales of the Fab Four's early beginnings in Liverpool. You are going to finish off your today's tour at the historic Cavern Club. Here, you are definitely going to enjoy the live music out there.

 

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