Summer Adventure in London V4

Michael and Joshua Banner

Sunday 16th June – Saturday 22nd June 2024

Number of Travellers: 2
Duration: 7 Days / 6 Nights

Highlights

  • Explore some of London's most iconic landmarks with an expert guide
  • Head into the idyllic Wiltshire countryside to discover more about some of Englands Neolithic history
  • Absorb the vibrant city life of London as you explore by foot and soak in the culture

Day by Day

Day 1 - Sunday 16th June - Welcome to London

On arrival in London meet your private driver to 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 | The Kimpton Fitzroy
Room Type: Sleeping Room

Day 2 - Monday 17th June - A Royal Palace, Afternoon Tea and a Mini Adventure - Full Day - Partially Guided

Start the day by meeting your morning transfer to whisk you away to the elegant Kensington Palace, stepping into the grandeur of royal history. Walking through the ornate halls and lush gardens, be captivated by the stories of kings and queens that once graced these grounds. With a sense of regal charm absorb the atmosphere and delights of the palace and leave in awe of the palace’s magnificence. Following your visit, stroll across Hyde Park and make your way to Soho to indulge in a whimsical Harry Potter-themed afternoon tea experience. Adorned with magical decorations, and a menu featuring delightful treats inspired by the wizarding world. Soak in the magical ambience, coupled with the delectable themed pastries and sandwiches, making for an enchanting afternoon that perfectly blends your love for Harry Potter with the elegance of London’s culinary scene. With a free afternoon, the city is yours to explore at your leisure. After your scrumptious lunch meet your dapper driver for a tour around London in a traditional Mini Cooper, don your house scarf and visit iconic filming locations as you even through the streets and access streets only a mini cab take! Return to your hotel for a lovely evening in the city.

Overnight: London | The Kimpton Fitzroy
Room Type: Sleeping Room
Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 3 - Tuesday 18th June - Historic London - Full Day - Guided

The morning sun casts a warm glow upon the iconic Tower of London, your first stop of the day where you will meet your local guide. Steeped in history, this ancient fortress whispers tales of royalty, intrigue, and ancient artefacts. Marvel at the grandeur of the White Tower and the medieval architecture that surrounds you. Next, you find yourself in the hallowed halls of Westminster Abbey, where every corner resonates with centuries of British history. The solemn beauty of this place will leave you in awe, as you explore the final resting place of kings, queens, poets, and statesmen. After a delightful lunch at a nearby charming cafe, venture towards the breathtaking London Eye as the afternoon unfolds. Board one of its capsules and prepare for a panoramic view of the city. The River Thames, the distant skyline, and the bustling life below all come into view, painting a vivid picture of London’s vibrancy. With every rotation, the city unveils its charm, leaving you with memories to cherish from your trip to London.

Yoru private driver will be available to whisk you between locations if the weather changes.

Overnight: London | The Kimpton Fitzroy
Room Type: Sleeping Room
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 4 - Wednesday 19th June - The Standing stones of Wiltshire - Full Day - Guided

Leave the bustling city of London to the picturesque landscapes of Wiltshire for a day filled with ancient wonders. Your adventure begins with a scenic drive to the mystical Stonehenge, where you’ll marvel at the colossal stone circles that have stood for centuries, shrouded in mystery and history. Continue your exploration to Avebury Stones and stop for a delightful lunch in a local pub along the way. Avebury, an enchanting site where ancient stones are nestled within a charming village. As you wander through these awe-inspiring megalithic monuments, you’ll find yourself transported back in time with your local guide. After a day of discovery, bask in the sense of wonder and knowledge you’ve gained before heading back to the vibrant city of London, cherishing the memories of this extraordinary day trip.

Overnight: London | The Kimpton Fitzroy
Room Type: Sleeping Room
Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 5 - Thursday 20th June - Free Day in the City

Start your day with a delightful breakfast, sipping on freshly brewed coffee as you plan your adventures. With your wallet and senses wide open, dive into the shopping scene. Wander down the renowned Oxford Street, where flagship stores and boutique shops beckon with the latest fashion trends, luxurious accessories, and unique souvenirs. Lose yourself in the vibrant markets of Camden or Borough, where eclectic stalls offer everything from vintage clothing to artisanal crafts, creating a sensory delight. As you roam the streets, let curiosity guide your way. Explore charming alleyways adorned with colourful street art, stumble upon hidden bookshops and sample street food from bustling markets. Pause by the River Thames and watch the world go by, the iconic landmarks standing tall against the sky. Lunchtime invites you to indulge in the city’s diverse culinary scene. From trendy bistros to quaint tearooms, savour a delicious meal that reflects the city’s multicultural flair. Don’t rush; let the afternoon unfold at its own pace. Perhaps visit a museum, art gallery, or a historic site that piques your interest. Return to your hotel for an evening at the West End to catch one of their fabulous London shows, Les Mis, Lion King or perhaps Mathilda.

Overnight: London | The Kimpton Fitzroy
Room Type: Sleeping Room
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 6 - Friday 21st June - The Eras Tour

As you step onto the bustling streets of London, your senses will awaken to the vibrant energy of the city. With your day free before the Eras Concert this evening head to Covent Garden or Portobello Road to wander through colourful markets where artisans peddle their wares, filling the air with the scent of exotic spices and freshly brewed coffee. Returning to your hotel mid-afternoon, take some time to relax before your eventful evening.  Dressed in anticipation, meet your private driver, who will be waiting for you at reception before starting your journey to Wembley Stadium for Taylor Swift’s Eras Tour. As anticipation builds during the ride, sharing stories of past concerts and dreams of the evening ahead arrive at the venue where a palpable energy, a harmonious blend of excitement and music fills the air. The concert, a dazzling display of talent and creativity will fill your night. Your driver will be on standby ready for your return journey to your London home after a truly wonderful evening at the concert.

Overnight: London | The Kimpton Fitzroy
Room Type: Sleeping Room
Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 7 - Saturday 22nd June - Onwards Travel

Waking on your final day in London, Meet your private driver for a transfer to your departure airport ready for your onward travel.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Trip Details

Inclusions Read More
  • All accommodation from Day 1 to Day 7
  • Most meals as indicated above
  • Services of an experienced and knowledgeable UK-qualified guide on guided days. Day 3 and Day 4.
  • Ground transportation on Days 1, 3, 4, 5 and 7
  • Private transfer from arrival airport to central London hotel
  • Private transfer to departure airport from central London hotel
  • Private Harry Potter-themed tour of London in a traditional Mini Cooper
  • Entry to Kensington Palace
  • Afternoon Tea – Harry Potter Themed
  • Entry to the Tower of London
  • Entry to Westminster Abbey
  • Entry to Stonehenge
  • Entry to Avenbury Stones
  • Flexi Fast Pass onto London Eye
  • West-End Theatre show
  • 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

Pricing:

The NET EXC VAT price for this itinerary, based on 2 clients on a twin-share basis:

  • £10,770 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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