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  • Tower Bridge

    Best of Britain Self Drive tour

  • Scotland

    Best of Britain Self Drive tour

  • Bath

    Best of Britain Self Drive tour

  • Lake Districk

    Best of Britain Self Drive tour

1 Nt London • 1 Nt Bath • 1 Nt Liverpool • 2 Nts Lake District • 3 Nts Glasgow

Experience the most interesting and exciting cities that Great Britain has to offer on a tour. Starting off in the city of London, a vibrant and colourful city with something for every visitor, whether it be the latest fashions on Oxford and Bond Street, star-studded theatre performances or simply the sights from the comfort of a Thames River cruiser. Then head west to the attractive Georgian spa town of Bath via the famous stones of Stonehenge, one of the most recognisable archaeological monuments in the world.

For a taste of more contemporary culture Liverpool provides fascinating tours based on the meteoric rise of the "Fab Four" before you are once again charmed by the stunning peaks and valleys of the beautiful Lake District. A short drive takes you over the border to Scotland and eventually the stylish city of Glasgow. The perfect starting point for a tour of the majestic Scottish Highlands where a lake-side drive along the shore of Loch Ness might just reveal its most famous resident.

Rates start from R 7,500 per person

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Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Arrival in London

    Once you have arrived in London collect your rental car and drive to your hotel. After you have checked in you have some time at leisure before a sightseeing tour, on a famous red open-top bus, followed by a Thames River Cruise and a guided walking tour which will take you through some of London's most interesting areas. Overnight in London.

  • Day 2 - Bath (B)

    Travel from London to the beautiful city of Bath. Once you have arrived, you will join a small guided group tour through the Cotswolds to the fascinating World Heritage Site of Stonehenge. Later in the afternoon explore the charming streets and cottages of Lacock Village. Overnight in Bath.

    Approximate distance: 184 km/ 114 mi. Estimated journey time: 2hrs 08mins.

  • Day 3 - Liverpool (B)

    Your journey continues today to the maritime city of Liverpool, home of the Beatles. Once you have checked in to your hotel join the Magical Mystery Tour, a journey into the life of the Beatles where you will see many of the places associated with the "Fab Four". In the evening visit the Beatles Story, an exhibition on the Beatles and how they were influenced by Elvis Presley. Following that your "Mystery Tour" ticket will get you in to the Cavern Club free of charge where the Beatles' UK popularity really began. Overnight in Liverpool.

    Approximate distance: 309 km/192 mi. Estimated journey time: 3hrs 20mins.

  • Day 4 - Lake District (Windermere) (B)

    Check out of your hotel and catch your train to Lake District. Once you have arrived spend the day at leisure, there is a wide range of activities that you can book such as a river cruise which will extend to you the opportunity to really appreciate the surrounding area. Overnight in Windermere.

    Approximate distance: 123 km/ 76 mi. Estimated journey time: 1hr 22mins.

  • Day 5 - Lake District (Windermere) (B)

    Another day spent in Lake District, on the agenda today is a tour of some of the places associated with Beatrix Potter such as Hill Top Farm and Hawkshead. After this you can stop at Dove Cottage, where William Wordsworth lived and wrote his acclaimed poem, 'The Daffodils", following this you can enjoy panoramic views of Castlerigg Stone Circles before heading back to your hotel for the evening. Overnight in Windermere.

  • Day 6 - Glasgow (B)

    After two days in Lake District you will drive to Glasgow, Scotland's biggest city. There is so much to see and do here, we recommend you visit some of the city's museums and galleries such as Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, the Burrell Collection and the Gallery of Modern Art. In the evening there are a host of restaurants to choose from. Overnight in Glasgow.

    Approximate distance: 191 km/ 119 mi. Estimated journey time: 1hr 50mins.

  • Day 7 - Scottish Highlands (B)

    Enjoy the chance to see the famous Loch Ness today on an award winning escorted tour which also takes you through Glencoe and the Highlands. We recommend you take the opportunity to book a river cruise on Loch Ness so you can have a proper look for the mysterious creature yourself. Drive back to Glasgow. Overnight in Glasgow.

  • Day 8 - Edinburgh (B)

    Today you can explore the beautiful Scottish capital, Edinburgh. Start off with a hop on/ hop off sightseeing tour which will take you to many of Edinburgh's main attractions. Following that you can visit the iconic Edinburgh castle. Later, drive back to Glasgow. Overnight in Glasgow.

  • Day 9 - Departure from Edinburgh (B)

    Enjoy the time you have left in Glasgow before you drive to the airport to return your car in time for your return flight.

Hotels & Guesthouses:

  • Bayswater Inn

    Bayswater Inn

    Bayswater Inn is a peaceful 3-star hotel offering comfortable accommodation near the heart of London and is the perfect base for those wishing to explore the capital on a budget.

    3 Star

  • Best Western Limpey Stoke

    Best Western Limpey Stoke

    Set in 3 acres of private gardens on the outskirts of Bath, this is a traditional Georgian country house founded in the reign of King James I. The hotel comprises a total of 60 guest rooms.

    3 Star Hotel

  • Ibis Styles Dale Street

    Ibis Styles Dale Street

    Set within 10 minutes walk of Liverpool's Moorfields and Lime Street stations and just a few minutes walk from the sights of Liverpool, including Albert Dock, Mathew St, Liverpool One, The Echo Arena, Liver Buildings and the Museum.

    3 Star Hotel

  • Westbury House

    Westbury House

    With a stay at Westbury House in Windermere (Lake District), you ll be minutes from Lake District National Park and close to World of Beatrix Potter. This bed & breakfast is within close proximity of Old Laundry Theatre and Windermere Golf Club.

  • Jury's Inn Glasgow

    Jury's Inn Glasgow

    Situated on Jamaica Street in Glasgow within a ten minute walk of three major stations- Glasgow Central, Queen Street and Argyle Street making it the ideal hotel for transport links within the city centre.

    4 Star Hotel

Included:

  • 8 nights’ accommodation in 3 star hotels & guesthouses
  • Daily Breakfast
  • 9 day car rental in automatic air conditioned compact car
  • Room tax, service charges, airport departure tax and fuel surcharge

Excluded:

  • International Flights (can be added on request)
  • Travel Insurance (from R665 pp)
  • Visas (required for South Afircan Passport holders)
  • Meals not specified
  • Optional excursions not specified
  • Items of personal nature

Prices are subject to change due to airfare increases, currency exchange, fluctuations and any unforeseen circumstances, without prior notice.