V2 – The Anderson’s Winter Adventure in London

Tuesday 26th December – Saturday 30th December 2023

Duration: 5 Days / 4 Nights


Overview

With a captivating blend of historical charm and wintry ambience, you are sure to be amazed by this incredible City.  From museums, to iconic landmarks to spectacular shows, you will explore London’s rich cultural offerings while experiencing a side of the City that few get to see.

Highlights

  • Explore the hidden sites of London with an experienced guide
  • Enjoy a delectable Afternoon Tea at an iconic location
  • Delight in one of London's best West End Shows

Day by Day

Day 1 - Tuesday 26th December - Welcome to London

On arrival at Heathrow you will be met by your VIP team and whisked seamlessly through the airport checks to your waiting transfer driver.  From here, weave your way through the streets of London to your hotel where you can check in and enjoy a sumptuous breakfast after your long flight.  When you are ready, your city guide will take you out to start exploring 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. Watch the famous changing of the guards at Buckingham Palace with all the pomp and ceremony that is synonymous with the British Royal Family. Enjoy a delicious gastro lunch at a cosy, characterful pub, sitting back and watching the city hustle and bustle beyond the window. End your day in a private pod on the iconic London Eye, enjoying incredible views over this beautiful city as the Christmas lights twinkle around you.

Overnight: London
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 2 - Wednesday 27th December - Culinary tour & Cruise along the Thames

London is a Smörgåsbord of different cultures and cuisines with eclectic markets being the heart of some communities.  Let your senses take you on a journey through London with an acclaimed foodie writer who will tantalise your tastebuds with different tastes and textures.  From the foodie market at Borough Market to the ‘thieves market’ where no questions were asked of goods sold, discover the real London through the sights and smells of this incredibly vibrant area.  This afternoon, relax on a tranquil boat trip along London’s famous river, spotting the historic sites that line this iconic route

Overnight: London
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 3 - Thursday 28th December - Museums and Art Galleries and the Arsenal Game

Spend a fascinating day with a Private Expert Guide exploring the best of the classic London Museums. Start in the iconic British Museum and discover the layers of history in the halls and exhibitions. Then soak in the wonders of nature in the Natural History Museum, marvelling at the unique exhibits of the earth, water and skies. Depending on your interests, you may wish to take a quick diversion to another quirky London Museum today too.

This evening you will head to the hallowed turf of the Emirates Stadium to watch Arsenal vs West Ham from the comfort of your own box complete with personalise programme and Arsenal shirts to take home with you – truly a night to remember!

Overnight: London
Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 4 - Friday 29th December - Ice Skating, Afternoon Tea and a show in the West End

Spend the day enjoying some time as a family.  Glide across the glistening ice feeling the wind in your hair, with the sound of laughter and rosy cheeks this truly is a festive and fun experience for the whole family.  This afternoon head to a hidden gem for an enchanting Harry Potter-themed afternoon tea and be transported into the wizarding world as you feast on chocolate frogs, scrumptious treats and savoury bites.

For your final night in London, head to the magic of the West End to enjoy one of the many shows that let you step into a different world and leave you spellbound before heading back to your hotel for one final night.

Overnight: London
Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 5 - Saturday 30th December - Depart - Farewell London

Your private driver will transfer you to the train station in time for your onward travel where you will be met by the VIP who will take care of all formalities before you board the train.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Trip Details

Inclusions Read More
  • All accommodation from Day 1 to Day 5
  • Most meals as indicated above
  • Services of an experienced host from Day 1 to Day 5
  • Ground transportation from Day 1 to Day 5
  • All guided activities mentioned in the itinerary
  • Private city guide for a London Highlights tour
  • Private pod on the London Eye
  • Foodie tour of the markets with an acclaimed food author
  • Private boat trip on the River Thames
  • Expert guide to showcase some of London’s best museums
  • Private box and hospitality including personalised Arsenal shirts and programmes at the Arsenal vs West Ham match
  • Morning of Ice Skating at Somerset House
  • Harry Potter themed afternoon tea
  • Tickets to a West End Show – choice to be made prior to arrival
  • Tips for hotel, drivers, expert guides and host
  • Personalised trip design and delivery
  • Snacks throughout the trip
  • 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 inclusionss
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