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United Kingdom Travel Insights

Buckingham Palace
UK Palaces, Castles, and Cathedrals Tour - 10 Days

This 10-day custom itinerary is perfect for anyone with a love of UK heritage. On this trip, you'll visit some of the grandest palaces and churches in the nation, which cumulatively represent many millennia of history and culture. It's a fascinating architecture tour that allows you to see a number of places where key historical figures ruled and reigned, from Buckingham Palace to Edinburgh Castle.

Castle ruins
Map of Highlights of Britain's East Coast - 12 Days
Highlights of Britain's East Coast - 12 Days

Explore the ancient history and modern culture of northeast England. Visit medieval York, discover Roman ruins, and sample hearty English pub food in Tynemouth. See the impressive Durham Cathedral, 16th-century Lindisfarne, and the wild seascape of the Farne Islands. End your trip in Edinburgh—home to the Scottish monarchy, world-class whiskey, and the cafe where J.K. Rowling penned the first Harry Potter novel.

Catch a sunset over historic Edinburgh
Map of Luxury Tour of London & Edinburgh - 10 Days
Luxury Tour of London & Edinburgh - 10 Days

London and Edinburgh are among the most cosmopolitan cities in the UK, offering a perfect blend of history, culture, and breathtaking scenery. Begin this 10-day luxury tour in London with day trips to Blenheim Palace and Bath before visiting Edinburgh and the Scottish Highlands. Enjoy the convenience of private tours and knowledgeable guides as you visit ancient Roman ruins, historic castles, and legendary lochs.

Explore Dublin's cultural quarter, the Temple Bar district
Map of Luxury London and Dublin Tour - 8 Days
Luxury London and Dublin Tour - 8 Days

This eight-day luxury itinerary covers the cultural highlights of the United Kingdom's London and the Republic of Ireland's Dublin. Begin your tour in England's capital, with day trips to Blenheim and Bath before you catch a flight to the Emerald Isle's charming Dublin. Enjoy the convenience of private tours and knowledgeable guides as you visit ancient Roman baths, historic palaces, and colorful neighborhoods.

London's Buckingham Palace in Westminster
Map of Luxury London, Edinburgh and Dublin Tour - 10 Days
Luxury London, Edinburgh and Dublin Tour - 10 Days

Featuring the United Kingdom's London and Edinburgh as well as the Republic of Ireland's Dublin, this 10-day luxury tour offers the perfect mix of history, culture, and rugged country scenery. You'll experience a broad range of tours covering the history, architecture, and ancient and current traditions at the hands of knowledgeable private guides, with free time to go at your own pace.

Westminster Skyline
Map of Grand Tour of Great Britain: London, Edinburgh, Bath, & Oxford - 20 Days
Grand Tour of Great Britain: London, Edinburgh, Bath, & Oxford - 20 Days

This epic trip explores the best of the British Isles. Begin your adventure in the thrill of London, then head north to Scotland via the rolling hills of the Yorkshire Dales.  Tour old-world relics and sip cocktails in underground drinking dens in Edinburgh before hopping across the border to Lake District National Park.  Journey into Wales through Snowdonia, and relish a dramatically scenic drive to the Cotswolds. Visits to Bath and Oxfordshire complete your Great Britain grand tour.

United Kingdom Travel Maps

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United Kingdom map: Highlights of Britain's East Coast - 12 Days
Highlights of Britain's East Coast - 12 Days
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United Kingdom map: London and Edinburgh - 10 Days
London and Edinburgh - 10 Days
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United Kingdom map: Customized London and Dublin Vacation
Customized London and Dublin Vacation
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Meet our Local Travel Specialists

Experienced travel agents with a passion for United Kingdom
Travel specialist Sarah Griffiths
active 6 days ago

Sarah Griffiths

With my interest in people, history, landscape and culture, working for Routescape is my dream job. It’s my opportunity to combine my experience of travelling, holidaying and studying to create...

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Travel specialist Mark Armstrong

Mark Armstrong

Creating and organising someone's walking holiday experience is quite a responsibility. Howerver, any burden that this responsibility may have is redeemed by the fact that you are sharing with them...

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Travel specialist William Armstrong
active 2 days ago

William Armstrong

I am your English-born, UK and French expert for all activity holidays in off-the-beaten track destinations in UK and France. I have lived, worked and traveled extensively in both the UK and...

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