July 18-28, 2013
About the Trip:
Join your fellow alumni and friends for a trip to the British Isles! Learn more about the history and people of the British Isles as you embark with the Alumni Association on a journey through England, Scotland, Northern Ireland, Ireland and Wales. You will experience authentic cuisine and local culture while enjoying first class hotel accommodations and a private coach (complete with reclining seats, air-conditioning and on-board bathrooms). Our friendly guide will share insider knowledge not found in guidebooks that will bring the history and culture of the British Isles to life!
Sightseeing Highlights Include:
~Stratford-upon-Avon: Visit William Shakespeare’s Birthplace and Visitors Centre and see Anne Hathaway’s cottage
~York: Orientation walk including the Minster and the Shambles
~Glasgow: Orientation of the city including views of the cathedral, George Square and the River Clyde
~Edinburgh: Visit the Castle and view Holyrood House. See Princes Street and the Royal Mile
~Belfast: See the City Hall and Queen’s University on your included sightseeing tour.
~Dublin: Views of St. Patrick’s Cathedral and Trinity College.
~Kildare: Visit the Irish National Stud Farm and Japanese Garden.
~Kilkenny: View the ancient castle.
~Waterford: Visit the new Waterford Crystal showroom.
~Cardiff: View Cardiff Castle.
~Bath: Visit the Roman Baths and admire the Georgian architecture.
~Stonehenge: Visit the ancient stone circle.
Price: $2,275 per person
What’s Included?: All hotel accommodations and ground transportation on private coach (including to/from airport). Personal tour guide. Entry to all sightseeing highlights, audio headsets and guided visits. All breakfasts and three dinners. All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes. Ferry across the Irish Sea from Scotland to Northern Ireland and Ireland to Wales.
Call Cheryl at University Travel at (909) 796-8344 or email her here (firstname.lastname@example.org). Special discounts apply for early bookings, young travelers and triple rooms.
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