*Stratford-upon-Avon - The birth place of one of the worlds most renowned poets, playwrite and actor, William Shakespeare
*Snowdonia National Park - Drive through and admire breathtaking scenery
*Picturesque Betws-Y-Coed - Located at the junction of three river valleys
*Ffestiniog railway train ride - Step back in time and enjoy a steam train journey through Snowdonia National Park
*Chester - Visit the once Roman fortress town
Day 1: London – Stratford-upon-Avon
After a warm welcome from your Tour Director we travel to Straford-upon-Avon, renowned as the birthplace of William Shakespeare. We have time to enjoy this beautiful market town located along the river Avon and steeped in 800 years of history, before continuing north towards the Welsh border.
Day 2: Full day exploring Wales
Today we travel to dramatic north Wales, soaking up the Welsh culture and heritage at every turn. Witness castles, mountains and historic industrial sights as we reach Snowdonia National Park, home to the mightiest peaks south of Scotland, and some of Britain’s best hiking and mountain biking tracks. We drive through picturesque Betws-Y-Coed that sits at the junction of three river valleys (the Llugwy, the Conwy and the Lledr) on the verge of the Gwydyr Forest. Our first stop is at Blaenau Ffestiniog, known as the town that ‘roofed the world’ and once the slate capital of Wales. Next we step back in time and enjoy a train journey from Blaneau Ffestiniog to Porthmadog allowing you to experience the magnificent scenery in comfort whilst savouring the romance of gleaming steam engines and carriages. Finally, we visit the coastal town of Llandudno, a popular resort between cliffs known as the Little and Great Ormes, before returning to
Meals: Breakfast and Dinner
Day 3: Chester – London
Today we visit Chester, a former Roman fortress town. The medieval walls can still be seen today and form the most complete circuit around any town or city in England. Other unique features are the Tudor style Rows consisting of half-timbered galleries forming a second row of shops above those at street level. This concludes our tour. Now we head south and back to London sharing memories of the beautiful places visited with newfound friends.
*Services of a Tour Manager.
*Accommodation in double/twin bedded rooms in hotels stated in the itinerary (or similar).
*Meals, coach tours, transfers, entrance fee, sightseeing tours and surface transportation as indicated in the itinerary.
*2 Breakfasts and 2 Dinners
*2 nights accommodation in a 3/4 star hotels
*Porter fees at hotels, airports and seaports.
*Cost of items of personal nature such as laundry, telephone calls, room service, alcoholic beverages, mini bar, etc.
*Any other items not mentioned in the Holiday Package Cost Includes list.
*The third person sharing the room is provided with an additional mattress or a roll away bed.
*A surcharge may be applicable on certain departures.
*Due to operational reasons, the routing of this tour may be amended. However, all mentioned services will remain unchanged.