12D 9N HIGHLIGHTS OF SCOTLAND AND ENGLAND

• Air Ticket SIN – EDI / LON – SIN by British Airways
• 9 Night’s hotel accommodation
• Airport transfer
• Sightseeing, meals and transportation as per itinerary
• English Speaking Guide
Description

SCOTLAND
EDINBURGH
• Old Town
• Royal Mile
• Palace of Holyroodhouse
• Parliament Building
• New Town
• Glenkinchie Distillery

ENGLAND
LAKE DISTRICT
• Lake District National Park
• Lake Windermere Steamer Cruise

LIVERPOOL
• St George’s Hall
• Liverpool Town Hall
• Liverpool Cathedral
• The Beatles Story

MANCHESTER
• Old Trafford Stadium
• Etihad Stadium
• Liverpool Road Station
• University District

YORK
• Mansion House
• Stonegate
• Petergate
• York Minister
• The Shambles

STRATFORD-UPON-AVON
Shakespeare’s Birthplace

BATH
• Pulteney Bridge
• The Circus
• Royal Crescent
• Bath Abbey
• Roman Baths

OXFORD
• Christ Church
• Bodleian Library

LONDON
• Houses of Parliament
• Big Ben
• Buckingham Palace
• 10 Downing Street
• Trafalgar Square
• London Bridge
• Tower Bridge
Tower of London

 

DAY 1  SINGAPORE – EDINBURGH  (Meal On Board)

Assemble at Singapore Changi Airport for your flight to Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland.

 

DAY 2 EDINBURGH  (Meal On Board/Dinner)

Your 1st stop in this city is the iconic Edinburgh Castle, perched imposingly on the plug of an extinct volcano overlooking the city. Next, journey to the city’s Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit Royal Mile, a charming historic thoroughfare that now houses a colourful mix of shops, cafes and attractions. Later, make a stop at elegant Palace of Holyroodhouse, official residence of the monarch of the United Kingdom in Scotland today. After a day steeped knee-deep in historic sites, view the Scottish Parliament Building, which was officially opened in 2004 and comprises a series of abstract and modern complexes. Later, adjourn to New Town and admire its elegant and beautifully preserved Georgian architecture.

 

DAY 3 EDINBURGH   (Breakfast)                            

Today, bid farewell to beautiful Scotland and head to Lake District National Park, popular for its picturesque assemblage of pristine lakes, mountains and forests. Admire the charms of this scenic region from a historic steamer cruise on Lake Windermere.

 

DAY 4 EDINBURGH – LAKE DISTRICT – KENDAL (Breakfast/Dinner)

Today, bid farewell to beautiful Scotland and head to Lake District National Park. With its picturesque assemblage of pristine lakes, mountains and forests, this scenic region has been a popular holiday destination for centuries. Admire the charms of the Lake District from a historic steamer cruise on Lake Windermere.

 

DAY 5  KENDAL – LIVERPOOL – MANCHESTER   (Breakfast/Dinner)

After breakfast, proceed to the historic city of Liverpool, hometown of the legendary Beatles. Embark on a city tour, which include stops at St George’s Hall, Liverpool Town Hall and Liverpool Cathedral. Next, visit the award-winning The Beatles Story, an atmospheric museum offers insights into the lives and music of this iconic 60’s British band. Thereafter, travel east to Manchester. For avid football fans, you will have the opportunity to take photos at Manchester United’s Old Trafford Stadium, where one of England’s most famous football teams practice and play, and Manchester City’s stomping grounds Etihad Stadium.

 

DAY 6  MANCHESTER – YORKSHIRE   (Breakfast/Dinner)

This morning, explore Manchester, often regarded as being among one of the world’s 1st industrial cities. View the world’s 1st passenger railway, Liverpool Road Station, followed by a stop at University District. Continue your journey to York and explore the city’s main sights such as Mansion House, Stonegate and Petergate. Make a stop at York Minister, the largest Gothic cathedral in Northern Europe. Thereafter, take a leisure stroll along The Shambles, a charming medieval street complete with rows of shops, boutiques and tea rooms.

 

DAY 7 YORKSHIRE – STRATFORD–UPON–AVON – BRISTOL   (Breakfast/Dinner)

Today, travel through the rolling, green hills of Warwickshire to Stratford-upon-Avon most known for being the birthplace of world-famous playwright William Shakespeare. Pay literary homage at the quaint, Tudor-style Shakespeare’s Birthplace, which has been painstakingly furnished to recreate the interiors of his childhood home. Spend some time at leisure to explore the picturesque surroundings before continue to Bristol for your overnight stay.

 

DAY 8 BRISTOL – BATH – WILTSHIRE – OXFORD      (Breakfast/Dinner)

After breakfast, proceed to Bath, a historic city blessed with natural hot springs. Visit some of the city’s major sights such as Pulteney Bridge, The Circus and Royal Crescent. Thereafter, visit Bath Abbey and the historic Roman Baths. Your next stop is the mysterious and world-known Stonehenge, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Next, travel to Oxford, arguably one of the most famous university towns in the world.

 

DAY 9    OXFORD – LONDON    (Breakfast/Lunch)

This morning takes the opportunity to explore Oxford, where generations of thought leaders and scholarly heavyweights such as former US President Bill Clinton, where educated. Stop by Christ Church college and visit the dining room that was a filming site for many scenes in the Harry Potter films. View Bodleian Library and its picture-perfect college courtyards. Spend some time exploring the rest of Oxford before heading to London. Upon arrival, embark on a city tour to view Houses of Parliament, Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, 10 Downing Street, Trafalgar Square, London Bridge, Tower Bridge and Tower of London.

 

DAY 10   LONDON  (Breakfast)

Spend the day to explore the bustling city of London at your own leisure.

 

DAY 11  LONDON – SINGAPORE  (Breakfast/Meal on Board)

If time permits, you can do some last-minute shopping before transfer to the airport for your flight home.

 

DAY 12  ARRIVAL AT SINGAPORE

 

 

PACKAGE INCLUDES:

  • Air Ticket SIN – EDI / LON – SIN by British Airways
  • 9 Night’s hotel accommodation
  • Airport transfer
  • Sightseeing, meals and transportation as per itinerary
  • English Speaking Guide

 

NOT INCLUDED:

  • Airport Taxes
  • Tipping
  • Travel Insurance
  • Optional Tour