This once-in-a-lifetime experience is limited to 40 guest so early bookings are essential


Exclusive Insights

  • LONDON: A Yeoman Warder meets you at the Tower of London for a private viewing of the Crown Jewels followed by drinks and canapes in the Hall of Monarchs.
  • HIGHCLERE: Visit the stately home of Lord Carnarvon where Downton Abbey is filmed.
  • ALNWICK: Meet Her Grace, The Duchess of Northumberland for a personal and exclusive tour of her gardens followed by a locally-inspired lunch in the grounds.
  • EDINBURGH: Visit the Royal Yacht Britannia for a behind-the-scenes look into the lifestyle of the British Royal Family.
  • EDINBURGH: Witness the unforgettable spectacle that is the Edinburgh Military Tattoo.




Epicurean Dining

  • LONDON: Savour a stunning Welcome Dinner with drinks in the contemporary setting of Gordon Ramsay's restaurant, Maze.
  • LONDON: For the quintessential British lunch, dine in the elegant, oak-panelled dining room of Simpson's-In-The Strand.
  • LONDON: Dinner is serve at one of London's most hallowed private-member institutions, the 'In and Out' Naval Military Club.
  • EDINBURGH: Decadent, stylish and very glamorous, experience one of the Scottish capital's most memorable dining experiences at Rhubarb.


Outstanding Hotels

  • LONDON: The luxuriours five-star Milestone Hotel, awarded TripAdvisor's 'Best Hotel in the UK', overlooking Kensington Palace.
  • BATH: Bailbrook House, on the the leading hotels in Bath, is set in a gracious Georgian mansion with commanding views towards central Bath ad the adjoining countryside.
  • LAKE WINDERMERE: The Lakeside Hotel & Spa is a refined country house-style hotel, offerin stunning views of the lake.
  • EDINBURGH: The luxurious Waldorf Astoria is nestled in the shadow of Edinburgh Castle, on elegant Princes Street.


DAY 1 - Your journey begins . Board your overnight flight to Europe (not included)

DAY 2 - Welcome to London

DAY 3 - London - Traditions & Treasures

Day 4 - The Castles & Cathedrals of Kent



DAY 5 - Upper-Class Highclere & Georgian Bath

DAY 6 - The Beautiful Villages of Cotswolds

DAY 7 - Ludlow & The English Lake District

DAY 8 - The Wild, Romantic Lake District

DAY 9 - Alnwick, The Duchess Of Northumberland & Her Gardens



DAY 10 - Explore Edinburgh, Athens of the North

DAY 11 - Depart Edinburgh




Start: August 11, 2016

Ends:   August 21, 2016

Twin Share: $6,289 p.p.

Single Sup: $1,959          


Tips & Taxes & Porterage: Insight hotels include all service charges, taxes and porterage. All tips are included for services on tours provided by dining room waiters, chambermaids and porters at hotels.

What's Not Included: Airfares, airport taxes and charges imposed by third parties, passports and applicable visa fees, laundry, phone calls, items of personal nature, beverages, meals and sightseeing not detailed on the itinerary, tips and gratuities to the Tour Director, coaches drivers and local city guides, excess baggage, optional experiences and travel insurance. Please note that travel insurance is highly recommended.

Deposit: A deposit of USD $200 per person is required within 7 days of booking.

Finail Payment: No later than 70 days prior of departure.

Cancellation Fees: The following scales of charges applu when cancellation is notified: # of days prior to tour commencement. Cancellation fee a % of total tour price.

  • More than 70 days: loss of deposit
  • Between 69 & 30 days: 38.5%
  • Between 29 & 08 days: 55%
  • Between 07 days to departure: 100% of fare

Amendments: A fee of $50 may apply to any change made to your booking once confirmed.

Refunds: No refund is available if cancellations occur after the tour has commenced or in respect of any tours, accommodation, meals or any other services not utilized.

Itinerary Changes & Tour Cancellation: Insight Vacations reserves the right to vary itineraries should circunstances dictate, as well as cancel or reschedule any tour departure in accordance with operating requirements, or circunstances beyond its control. The advertised tours require minimum numbers to depart. Should these not be met Insight Vacations reserves the right to alter or cancel arrangements.

Hotels: The hotels listed in the itinerary are confirmed, although subject to change for reasons beyond our control.

Rooming Arrangements: Please note that single accommodation is usually limited. Occupaying a single room either by choice or circunstance is subject to the applicable supplement.

Booking Terms & Conditions: These conditions incorporate the basis upon which bookings are accepted by Skyland World Travel and Insight Vacations. By making a booking you are agreeing to these terms & conditions. Insight Vacations is not responsible for the costs of any other travel arrangements affected due to our cancellations or re-schedulling of any tour departure. For further information about Insight Vacations please refer to Insight's brouchure. These conditions must be carefully studied priot to making the commitment of paying the deposit as they must be referred to.

Additional terms and conditions may be applicable to group bookings and will be advised.