Luxury Through The Heart Of England

12 days from $9,999pp*
  • Discover the birthplaces of English icons; The Beatles, Shakespeare, and Winston Churchill.
  • With a private guide, explore historic Cambridge, Oxford and the Cotswolds.
  • Cruise through England’s beautifully picturesque Lakes District.
  • Stroll amongst ancient Roman relics in the town of Bath.
  • Private guides, transfers, and 5* luxury accommodations throughout.
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Take a trip through time down England’s opulent history, discovering peaceful countryside towns and London’s extravagant side along the way. This tour combines lesser-known historical gems with all of the highlights that England has become known for.

Spend a night in London, a city needing no introduction, before making your way to the historic walled city of York, passing through the legendary town of Cambridge, visiting Cambridge University, one of the world’s most famous and prestigious centers for higher learning. Discover England’s peaceful side with a visit to the charming seaside town of Whitby. Stop at the UNESCO world heritage site of Hadrian’s Wall, a defensive fortification wall dating from 122 AD. Bask in the magnificent scenery of the Lake District just outside of Windermere. Plenty of outdoor opportunities await you in this “most beautiful corner of England”, including a lake cruise and scenic waterfalls. Stop in Liverpool, birthplace of the Beatles, en route to Chester, taking in the city's rugged blue collar routes. Learn about another English legend with a stop in Stratford-Upon-Avon, visiting Shakespeare’s birthplace, and setting of his most formative years. Become versed in the history of Roman Baths with a private guided walking tour of Bath. Explore the outstanding natural beauty of the Cotswolds region with short hikes through rolling hills. Visit the birthplace of the great Winston Churchill in the city of Oxford. On your final day discover the must-see highlights of London along with some hidden gems pointed out to you by your private guide. Surround yourself in the refined comforts of 5* luxury accommodations throughout your trip. ... Show More »

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Day
Activities Hotel & Meals
Hotel & Meals
  • Day 1 London
    London
    • Airport Meet & Greet - Assistant (8:00pm-8:59am)& Bank Holidays
    • Transfer - Private - Heathrow Airport (arrival) - Vehicle/Driver- Small MVP
    • England - London Welcome Pack
    • Self-Guided - Museums At Leisure
  • Day 2 London to York
    London to York
    • Transfer - Private - London - York [with Cambridge, King's College & York Walking Tour] - Vehicle/Driver-Guide(4)
  • Day 3 York
    York
    • Tour - Private - Whitby & Howard Castle - Vehicle/Driver-Guide
  • Day 4 York to Windermere
    York to Windermere
    • Transfer - Private - York - Windermere [via Hadrian's Wall & Vindolanda] - Vehicle/Driver-Guide(4)
    Breakfast
  • Day 5 Windermere
    Windermere
    • Tour - Private - Lake District Discovery with Cruise - Vehicle/Driver-Guide
    Breakfast
  • Day 6 Windermere to Chester
    Windermere to Chester
    • Windermere - Chester [via Liverpool] - Vehicle/Driver-Guide(4)
  • Day 7 Chester
    Chester
    • Tour - Private - City Exploration & Walking Tour - Vehicle/Driver-Guide
  • Day 8 Chester to Bath
    Chester to Bath
    • Chester - Bath [via Warwick Castle & Stratford-upon-Avon] - Vehicle/Driver-Guide(4)
  • Day 9 Bath
    Bath
    • Tour - Private - Wells & Walking Tour of Bath - Vehicle/Driver-Guide
  • Day 10 Bath to Minster Lovell
    Bath to Minster Lovell
    • Transfer - Private - Bath - Minster Lovell [via Cotswolds] - Vehicle/Driver-Guide(4)
  • Day 11 Minster Lovell
    Minster Lovell
    • Tour - Private - Tour - Private - Blenheim Palace & Stratford Upon Avon - Vehicle/Driver-Guide
  • Day 12 Minster Lovell
    Minster Lovell
    • Minster Lovell - London Heathrow Airport [with Optional Touring] - Vehicle/Driver-Guide(4)
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Day 1: London

For your added comfort, a Meet & Greet assistant will welcome you upon your arrival. A representative will be waiting for you in the arrivals hall after you pass through customs. If a private airport transfer has been arranged, your representative will help to co-ordinate meeting up with your private chauffeur at the airport. You will then be escorted to the vehicle and transferred to the hotel. Your representative will assist you with checking in. 

Meet your personal driver at Heathrow airport, and enjoy a private transfer to your hotel.

A welcome package with a city map, train tickets (if relevant), and any other touristic information that we deem you may find useful will be waiting for you upon your arrival at your first hotel on your trip.

Today, you will have the opportunity to explore London's excellent museums at your leisure. Most London museums have free entry and are accessible via the tube. Spend the day hopping on and off the tube to visit the following recommended highlights: The British Museum (Holburn Underground station), The National Gallery (Trafalgar Square, Charing Cross Underground station), the Victoria & Albert (South Kensington Underground station), The Wallace Collection (Bond Street station) or the London Transport Museum (Covent Garden).  If shopping tickles your fancy, try the following markets: Camden, Spitalfields, Portobello (weekends only) or the Borough Market (Thurs, Fri and Sat).

Accommodation: Royal Horseguards (5*)

The majestic chateau-style Royal Horseguards Hotel resides over the River Thames, just three blocks from the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben, and within a half-mile of West End theaters. From glittering chandeliers to contemporary design, this central hotel near the London Eye reflects a proud heritage. With rooms featuring outstanding views, fully refurbished Victorian splendor, and contemporary style, you can be introduced to sheer elegance. Furthermore, the award-winning restaurant showcases classic Continental dishes prepared with the finest British-produced artisan ingredients. Connecting with the hotel is One Whitehall Place which is dedicated to meetings and events and offers a truly palatial space, comfort and atmosphere. These luxury details helped The Royal Horseguards Hotel win the TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence 2014, and was commended Condé Nast Traveler’s Top 35 Hotel in the British Isles.

Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  London
London
Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Royal Horseguards Hotel
Royal Horseguards Hotel

Day 2: London - York

Depart London with your private driver-guide, stopping in Cambridge today for a private tour as you transfer to York. Cambridge is most widely known as the home of the University of Cambridge, founded in 1209 and consistently ranked one of the top five universities in the world. During your tour of Cambridge, you’ll visit King's College, founded in 1441 by Henry VI and is one of the 31 colleges in the University of Cambridge. King's has an outstanding academic record and is also world-famous for its chapel and choir. Upon arrival to York, you’ll embark on a walking tour of the city’s medieval alleyways and Georgian avenues. Hear the stories of kings, martyrs and merchants, and see York’s medieval city walls, St Mary’s Abbey and England’s most photographed street, the Shambles.

Accommodation: The Grand Hotel & Spa (5*)

Experience the luxury, opulence and style of the golden age of travel at The Grand Hotel & Spa, housed in the iconic former headquarters of the North Eastern Railway Company. The hotel offers the very best in traditional English style and service, set off with a friendly Yorkshire welcome. Stay in one of the elegant guestrooms, and experience the Mad Hatters Afternoon Tea Party, or sample a taste of Yorkshire fine dining in Hudson’s- one of the finest restaurants in York. The Spa is located in the atmospheric vaults of the historic building in a setting which needs to be seen to be believed.

Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  York
York
Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  The Grand Hotel & Spa
The Grand Hotel & Spa

Day 3: York

In the company of your private driver-guide, explore the small fishing town of Whitby, and Castle Howard. To begin your day, visit North York Moors, a special place, forged by nature, shaped over generations – where peace and beauty rub shoulders with a rich history and a warm welcome. Continue on to Whitby, situated on the east coast of Yorkshire. One of Whitby's most famous sons is Captain James Cook, the 18th-century explorer who discovered Australia. Also, the town is famous for its association with the horror novel Dracula; Bram Stoker found some of his inspiration for 'Dracula' after staying in Whitby in 1890 where he was quite smitten with the atmosphere of the town; the red roofs, Whitby Abbey, the church with its tombstones and even the bats flying around the many churches. Lastly, visit Castle Howard, a stately home in North Yorkshire. It is a private residence and the home of the Carlisle branch of the Howard family for more than 300 years. It became famous in 1981 by being the film set for Brideshead Revisited. Afterwards return to York. Includes entrance fees to Castle Howard.

Accommodation: The Grand Hotel & Spa (5*)
Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Howard Castle
Howard Castle

Day 4: York - Windermere

Along with your private driver-guide, make your way to Windermere today. On route make a stop at Hadrian's Wall, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, standing proudly in the rugged Northumberland National Park that stretches across the north of England. Standing next to Hadrian's Wall, visit Vindolanda, a Roman Army Museum which is an authentic and dramatic tribute to Rome's extraordinary military legacy. Also enter the Housestead Fort before continuing on to Windermere. Includes entrance fees to Vindolanda, Housestead Fort, and Hadrian's Wall.

Accommodation: The Belsfield (4*)

Built in 1845, this Victorian, The Belsfield Lake Windermere hotel stands within six acres of beautiful gardens overlooking Lake Windermere and the Cumbrian Hills. The Belsfield Hotel benefits from a wonderful location in the heart of The Lake District in the popular resort town of Bowness-on-Windermere. Gorgeous designer bedrooms offer contemporary style and comfort for guests. The Belsfield hotel offers many dining options, from exquisite fine dining, to terrace seating for afternoon lunch and tea, to a lounge bar for exclusive drinks. Leisure facilities on site include a heated indoor swimming pool and sauna.

Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Windermere
Windermere
Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  The Belsfield Hotel
The Belsfield Hotel

Day 5: Windermere

In the company of your driver-guide, discover the Lake District, which is renowned for being the “most beautiful corner of England”. Take in the magnificent scenery of the Lakeland fells, valleys and lakes from the south to the north today. The tour includes a lake cruise, a visit to the 4,000 year old Castlerigg Stone Circle set high on the fells, and time in Keswick for lunch (not included). You travel over passes, through beautiful valleys, see waterfalls and traditional Lakeland villages, and have plenty of time for stops to admire the views and take photographs.

Accommodation: The Belsfield (4*)
Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Lake District
Lake District

Day 6: Windermere - Chester

Drive from Windermere to Chester via Liverpool today with your private driver-guide. Liverpool celebrated its 800th anniversary in 2007, and held the European Capital of Culture in 2008. Several areas of the city center are granted World Heritage Site status by UNESCO in 2004, such as the Albert Dock. Liverpool is also famous worldwide thanks to the Beatles; this where the Fab Four met and formed the most famous band. During the tour, you will be told some extraordinary stories about the Fab Four and you will see some of the Beatles related sites! This includes Penny Lane, Strawberry Fields, St Peter's Church (The meeting place of John and Paul), and Eleanor Rigby's Grave.

Accommodation: Macdonald New Blossoms (4*)

Macdonald New Blossoms Hotel, part of the AA Hotel Group of the Year 2013/14 is a classical boutique hotel in the heart of the historic city of Chester, situated on the famous City Walls and near the Eastgate Clock Tower, said to be the second most photographed clock in England. First opened in 1650, you won't find another more historical hotel in Chester. What you will find however, is that the hotel's period charm blends perfectly with modern luxury, creating the perfect environment to relax and unwind. When the day is done, there's no better place for you to retire to than the new 1650 St Johns Restaurant where you'll dine on sensational food using fresh, quality ingredients, topped off with an excellent wine selection and friendly, personal service.

Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Liverpool
Liverpool
Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Macdonald New Blossoms (4*)
Macdonald New Blossoms (4*)

Day 7: Chester

Explore the city of Chester today in the company of your private driver-guide. Chester has the most complete city walls, the oldest racecourse, and largest Roman Amphitheater in Britain, plus a 1000 year old cathedral. Enjoy a walking tour of the city, as well as free time to shop amongst the 700 year old unique shopping rows.

Accommodation: Macdonald New Blossoms (4*)
Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Chester Cathedral
Chester Cathedral

Day 8: Chester - Bath

Enjoy the journey from Chester to Bath today with your driver-guide, making stops along the way at Warwick Castle and Stratford-Upon Avon. Warwick Castle as witnessed many chapters including medieval war, daring knights, plague and disease, state visits and Victorian glamour and wealth. Continue on to Stratford-upon-Avon, a vibrant, compact town, boasting a rich architectural heritage; the list of things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon is as impressive as it is varied. Delightful shops and top-quality restaurants and pubs line the medieval streets, all within walking distance of the scenic River Avon, and surrounded by wonderful Warwickshire countryside. Visit Shakespeare’s birthplace, possibly the most famous and most visited literary landmark in Britain. This is the house where it is thought that Shakespeare was born and spent his formative years. Includes entrance fees to Warwick Castle, Shakespeare's Birthplace.

Accommodation: The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa (5*)

The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa is located in the center of arguably the world's finest crescent; the hotel is a world unto itself. It combines elegant 18th century architectural details with modern attention to detail, service & technology. The award winning Dower House Restaurant, The Spa & Bath House and the luxury accommodation make this hotel the perfect location for those seeking sophisticated tranquility. The acre of secluded garden provides the ideal Bath setting for Afternoon Tea or a relaxing glass of wine.

Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Bath
Bath
Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa
The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa

Day 9: Bath

Visit the medieval city of Wells, enjoy a walking tour of Bath, and visit the Roman Baths today with you private driver-guide. Wells is a medieval city nestling in the heart of the mystic Somerset. The history of Wells goes right back to Roman times, probably because of the springs that bubble up here. Wells gets its name from these springs which can today be found in the gardens of the Bishop's Palace. Wells is the smallest city in England with about 12,000 inhabitants. It can call itself a city because of the famous 13th century Cathedral. Once arriving back in Bath, enjoy a private walking tour of Bath - visit the Royal Crescent, the Circus and the Georgian streets of Bath. Stroll along the river, visit the Abbey and learn the history of the Roman Baths. Take a visit to the baths, to the four main features of the site:  the Sacred Spring, the Roman Temple, the Roman Bath House and the Museum holding finds from Roman Bath. Includes entrance fees to Well's Cathedral, and Roman Baths.

Accommodation: The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa (5*)
Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Bath
Bath

Day 10: Bath - Minster Lovell

Leaving Bath today with your private driver-guide, you’ll tour the Cotswolds en route to your accommodation this evening in Minster Lovell. The Cotswolds, an area of outstanding natural beauty, is characterized by picturesque medieval towns and villages with thatched roofs and distinctive yellow limestone. Take your walking shoes and explore some of the many short hikes across the rolling hills, and along the 102-mile Cotswold Way trail, or tour the villages, perhaps opting to eat in a traditional pub and enjoying afternoon tea in an authentic Cotswold tea shop (not included). The larger market towns and villages of the Cotswolds, such as Stow-on-the-Wold, Cirencester, Chipping Norton and Tetbury, are famous for their shops. Maybe you’ll happen upon a hidden gem, a village off the beaten track such as Painswick, Biddestone, Winchcombe or Woodstock, or an unspoiled historic church, such as at Northleach often called the “Cathedral of the Cotswolds” – open the church door and you’ll discover a hidden world of history.

Accommodation: Old Swan & Minster Mill (5*)

The 5-star Old Swan & Minster Mill couldn't be more quintessentially English. At the heart of the Old Minster village and with a history going back almost 600 years, this is the perfect spot to escape the city and explore the Cotswolds, or alternatively, to simply relax, spa and dine. The Old Swan captures the charm of bygone years, with a good measure of modern convenience, and the laid-back atmosphere of a gastro-pub inspired dining room and log-fired bar thrown in for good measure. Next door at the Minster Mill, you’ll find a slightly less posh country-cousin. A bit of an upstart; funky modern rooms, smaller and without the history but all with the familiar style and personal touches that the de Savary Family cram in by the bucket-load.

Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Thatched Cottage at Minster Mill
Thatched Cottage at Minster Mill
Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Old Swan & Minster Mill
Old Swan & Minster Mill

Day 11: Minster Lovell

Today you will visit Blenheim Palace with your private drive-guide. The Blenheim Palace is famous for being Winston Churchill’s birthplace and home of Churchill family and later Spencer-Churchill family for 300 years. Next continue onto Stratford-upon-Avon, the birthplace of William Shakespeare, steeped in culture and history. Set in the beautiful rural Warwickshire countryside, on the banks of the river Avon, it is one of the most important tourist destinations in the UK. Your private vehicle and driver will pick you up from your hotel and drop you back in the early evening.

Accommodation: Old Swan & Minster Mill (5*)
Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Christchurch College
Christchurch College

Day 12: Minster Lovell

Enjoy the journey from Minster Lovell to London Heathrow Airport today with your private driver-guide. Depending on your itinerary and flight schedule departure, you may stop at sights and attractions along the way, or do sightseeing in London. Some sightseeing suggestions include: a London sightseeing tour, Windsor Castle, Hampton Court Palace, and Kew gardens, among many others.

Accommodation:
Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Big Ben, London
Big Ben, London
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.

Trip Terms & Conditions

  • Your deposit is due immediately on booking (30% of program price, minimum $350). The balance is due 90 days prior to departure.
  • Cancellations of confirmed bookings 90 days or more prior to departure will receive full refund minus a $350 (per person) administrative fee and any non-refundable paid fees (e.g. non-refundable airfare, cruise or hotel deposits). 60-89 days will be subject to loss of 30% of program price. 30-59 days will be subject to loss of 50% of program price. 29 days or less will be subject to loss of 100% of program price.
  • Tour quotes do not include airfare to/from the trip start point unless noted on the itinerary
  • Cost increases in currency exchange, government fees, taxes, surcharges or hotel/lodge tariff increases between quote date and start date are payable by the client.
  • Availability cannot be guaranteed until booked. We will exercise best efforts to book hotels per the itinerary, however, in busy seasons and with client bookings made within 90 days of tour date we may be forced to offer substitutes.
  • Payment of the program price constitutes your acceptance of the terms and conditions set out at www.kensingtontours.com/terms-and-conditions
  • Living Standards and practices at destination may differ from those in North America with respect to provisions of utilities, services and accommodation.

Royal Horseguards (5*): London

The majestic chateau-style Royal Horseguards Hotel resides over the River Thames, just three blocks from the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben, and within a half-mile of West End theaters. From glittering chandeliers to contemporary design, this central hotel near the London Eye reflects a proud heritage. With rooms featuring outstanding views, fully refurbished Victorian splendor, and contemporary style, you can be introduced to sheer elegance. Furthermore, the award-winning restaurant showcases classic Continental dishes prepared with the finest British-produced artisan ingredients. Connecting with the hotel is One Whitehall Place which is dedicated to meetings and events and offers a truly palatial space, comfort and atmosphere. These luxury details helped The Royal Horseguards Hotel win the TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence 2014, and was commended Condé Nast Traveler’s Top 35 Hotel in the British Isles.

Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Royal Horseguards Hotel
Royal Horseguards Hotel
Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  The Royal Horseguards
The Royal Horseguards

The Grand Hotel & Spa (5*): York

Experience the luxury, opulence and style of the golden age of travel at The Grand Hotel & Spa, housed in the iconic former headquarters of the North Eastern Railway Company. The hotel offers the very best in traditional English style and service, set off with a friendly Yorkshire welcome. Stay in one of the elegant guestrooms, and experience the Mad Hatters Afternoon Tea Party, or sample a taste of Yorkshire fine dining in Hudson’s- one of the finest restaurants in York. The Spa is located in the atmospheric vaults of the historic building in a setting which needs to be seen to be believed.

Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  The Grand Hotel & Spa
The Grand Hotel & Spa

The Belsfield (4*): Windermere

Built in 1845, this Victorian, The Belsfield Lake Windermere hotel stands within six acres of beautiful gardens overlooking Lake Windermere and the Cumbrian Hills. The Belsfield Hotel benefits from a wonderful location in the heart of The Lake District in the popular resort town of Bowness-on-Windermere. Gorgeous designer bedrooms offer contemporary style and comfort for guests. The Belsfield hotel offers many dining options, from exquisite fine dining, to terrace seating for afternoon lunch and tea, to a lounge bar for exclusive drinks. Leisure facilities on site include a heated indoor swimming pool and sauna.

Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  The Belsfield Hotel
The Belsfield Hotel

Macdonald New Blossoms (4*): Chester

Macdonald New Blossoms Hotel, part of the AA Hotel Group of the Year 2013/14 is a classical boutique hotel in the heart of the historic city of Chester, situated on the famous City Walls and near the Eastgate Clock Tower, said to be the second most photographed clock in England. First opened in 1650, you won't find another more historical hotel in Chester. What you will find however, is that the hotel's period charm blends perfectly with modern luxury, creating the perfect environment to relax and unwind. When the day is done, there's no better place for you to retire to than the new 1650 St Johns Restaurant where you'll dine on sensational food using fresh, quality ingredients, topped off with an excellent wine selection and friendly, personal service.

Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Macdonald New Blossoms (4*)
Macdonald New Blossoms (4*)
Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Macdonald New Blossoms Lounge
Macdonald New Blossoms Lounge

The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa (5*): Bath

The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa is located in the center of arguably the world's finest crescent; the hotel is a world unto itself. It combines elegant 18th century architectural details with modern attention to detail, service & technology. The award winning Dower House Restaurant, The Spa & Bath House and the luxury accommodation make this hotel the perfect location for those seeking sophisticated tranquility. The acre of secluded garden provides the ideal Bath setting for Afternoon Tea or a relaxing glass of wine.

Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa
The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa

Old Swan & Minster Mill (5*): Minster Lovell

The 5-star Old Swan & Minster Mill couldn't be more quintessentially English. At the heart of the Old Minster village and with a history going back almost 600 years, this is the perfect spot to escape the city and explore the Cotswolds, or alternatively, to simply relax, spa and dine. The Old Swan captures the charm of bygone years, with a good measure of modern convenience, and the laid-back atmosphere of a gastro-pub inspired dining room and log-fired bar thrown in for good measure. Next door at the Minster Mill, you’ll find a slightly less posh country-cousin. A bit of an upstart; funky modern rooms, smaller and without the history but all with the familiar style and personal touches that the de Savary Family cram in by the bucket-load.

Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Old Swan & Minster Mill
Old Swan & Minster Mill
Luxury Through The Heart Of England Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Old Swan & Minster Mill
Old Swan & Minster Mill
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
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  • Kyran D — September 15, 2017 — Europe

    Our tour expert Rachel Cooke was outstanding! She handled all inquiries and requests with great professionalism and patience. The location of our hotels were optimal for touring and easy access to trains and metro. Tour guides Marion for the Latin Quarter, Frederick the Louvre, Bruno Mont St Michel and Melanie for the beaches of Normandy were all very knowledgeable and delightful to be with!

  • Donna O — September 15, 2017 — Europe

    Andrew was an amazing guide starting in Inverness! And Debbie was great for our walking tour in Edinburgh. We could not be happier! We learned so much about Scotland and enjoyed every minute of our trip.

  • Robert Goodby — August 14, 2017 — Europe

    This was one of the best trips we've ever taken. Everything worked as planned, someone was always waiting to greet us at each transfer point, and the guides in Moscow and St. Petersburg were absolutely first-rate: knowledgeable, friendly, fluent in English, and very helpful. Our conversations with them about Russian life and history were an unexpected bonus to what was already a highly educational and informative itinerary.

  • Peter Stephanos — August 14, 2017 — Europe

    Kensington was top notch. Our transfers were always on-time and courteous/professional. When there was a labor strike in Athens, they rescheduled our cancelled ferry and booked us on a flight. We had no idea until they called and said we had been booked on the flight. So helpful that we didn't ever have to stress!

  • Barbara Schulman — August 14, 2017 — Europe

    We had an absolutely WONDERFUL trip; Everything was perfectly planned by Kensington; all drivers were professional and the city guides were excellent, educated in the history of their city and enjoyable to be with. Upon hearing that we were artists, one guide even changed her tour to include local artworks that we would not have known about , and we were thrilled. We have never had a tour planned personally for the 2 of us, and were delighted with the results. All contacts with our planner, Jason Susinski, were timely and professional. We will definitely travel with Kensington again.

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    This was my first experience with a totally guided tour. It was wonderful to not have to worry about anything, it was all well planned out. What we did see was wonderful, important and the guides were knowledgeable and kind. When we expressed interest in going bowling in Berlin he made sure we found the best place!! Anything was possible.

  • Durriya E — March 29, 2017 — Europe

    This trip was the perfect balance of guidance and independence. Each local guide brought a very personal touch to the tour and were both engaging and informative. Luiz was a pleasure to work with and provided the guidance we needed to create an itinerary that suited our interest and the pace we wanted.

  • Gary J — March 29, 2017 — Europe

    We wanted a quality trip for our anniversary; and got more than what we expected. Well planned, well thought organized and well executed. We will definitely use Kensington tours for any trips in the future

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    I had never had the desire to visit London. After going, I am so glad I did. Kensington Tours made this once in a lifetime trip one I rate as the best. I have done some extensive traveling and this company made sure every detail was in place.

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Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.

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