England Adventure V1

Martell Family

Tuesday 2nd July – Saturday 6th July 2024

Number of Travellers: 12
Duration: 5 Days / 4 Nights


  • Relax and enjoy the warmth of English hospitality in between your adventures
  • Delve into the histories of Portsmouth by visiting HMS Victory and the Naval Museum
  • Navigate the Royal Parks of London, soaking in the culture

Day by Day

Day 1 - Tuesday 2nd July - Welcome to London

On arrival in London, transfer to your centrally located hotel and take some time to relax ahead of your first evening in England. An unmissable destination for travellers, the capital city is an international melting pot that brims with culture, history and iconic landmarks. With a well-known and well-deserved reputation for an eclectic and globally diverse food scene, your dinner this evening is sure to be a thoroughly enjoyable affair. Later, draw the curtains on the twinkling lights of the city to enjoy a good night’s sleep ahead of an exciting day of exploring tomorrow.

Overnight: London | Kimpton Fitzroy London
Room Type: 2 Double Premium x2, Queen x3
Meals Included: None

Day 2 - Wednesday 3rd July - Exploring the Capital

After breakfast, head out to explore the city. As red buses and black cabs trundle around corners, wind your way through the heart of the city, learning about its turbulent history that stretches back over 2000 years. Walking across the city, or choosing to take the London Underground make your way to the majestic Westminster Abbey. Explore the vaulted ceilings and nooks for a deeper look into the history of England. After a short walk over Westminster Bridge, looking back for views over the House of Parliament as they abut the River Thames, arrive in Jubilee Gardens to board your private pod on the London Eye. Cast your eyes across London from above, and retrace your steps before discovering London by Underground, visiting some of the oldest and newest tube stations. Returning to your hotel to relax before dining in the city.

Overnight: London | Kimpton Fitzroy London
Room Type: 2 Double Premium x2, Queen x3
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 3 - Thursday 4th July - The Cotswolds and a Royal Castle

Leaving the bustling streets of London for the enchanting village of Castle Combe, where cobblestone streets wind past charming stone cottages and a meandering brook. Stroll through the countryside on a short walk with your guide before returning to the village for lunch in a local restaurant. Stepping back in time, journey to Avebury Henge, where ancient stone circles whisper tales of bygone eras amid the Wiltshire landscape, visit the museum and listen to the folklore attached to this delightful village. To end your day, be captivated by the grandeur of Windsor Castle, its historic halls echoing with centuries of royal heritage. Each stop, from the village’s storybook charm to the mystical aura of Avebury and the regal opulence of Windsor, offers a unique glimpse into England’s rich history, leaving you with unforgettable memories of a day steeped in time and wonder before returning to London for your final night in the city.

Overnight: London | Kimpton Fitzroy London
Room Type: 2 Double Premium x2, Queen x3
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 4 - Friday 5th July - Churchill and Historic Portsmouth

Your final day in London starts with a stop at the historic Churchill’s War Room in London, a hidden gem that unveils the secrets of World War II. With a private tour, you delve into the warren of underground chambers where Churchill and his inner circle made crucial decisions that shaped the course of history. From there, venture to Portsmouth, where the majestic HMS Victory proudly sails through time, inviting you to explore its decks and imagine the battles it once faced. The museum surrounding the ship immerses you in maritime history, while the Landing Craft 7074 offers a glimpse into the daring D-Day landings. As the day draws to a close, board your overnight ferry, to set sail across the English Channel, the salty breeze promising adventures yet to come. Your destination: the enchanting walled city of St Malo, where the allure of French culture and seaside charm await.

Overnight: Overnight Ferry to St Malo | Brittany Ferry
Room Type: 4 Berth x1, 3 Berth x1, 2 Berths x3.
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 5 - Saturday 6th July -

Trip Details

Inclusions Read More
  • All accommodation from Day 1 to Day 5
  • Most meals as indicated above
  • Services of an experienced and knowledgeable UK qualified guide on Days, 2,3 & 4
  • Ground transportation or London Tube travel from Day 1 to Day 4
  • All guided hikes and activities mentioned in the itinerary
  • Private Transfer from London Airport to Central Hotel
  • London Oyster Travel card for all Travellers
  • Entry to Westminster Abbey
  • Private Pod on the London Eye
  • Private tour of Churchills War Rooms
  • Entry to Windsor Castle
  • Entry to Avebury Museum
  • Entry to HMS Victory & Museum
  • Entry to D-Day Story Museum
  • Tick and Berths for family on Portsmouth to St Malo Ferry
  • Personalised trip design and delivery
  • Snacks throughout the trip
  • Map and trip dossier
  • 24 hour in-country support from the Wilderness Team
Exclusions Read More
  • Flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Meals not mentioned in the inclusions
  • Activities and entrance fees not mentioned in the inclusions
Pricing Read More

The total NET price for this itinerary, based on 12 clients on the room basis provided:

  • £50,160 GBP
  • This includes a £12 per person conservation & community contribution which can be opted out of if wished, please see notes below.

Conservation & Community Contribution

This voluntary donation of £12 per person goes towards conservation & community projects in the locations we operate.  If you would like to opt out just let your trip designer know.

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