From (AUD)$11,995
Days22
Airfares included
Discover the Queen’s land on a grand adventure through England, Scotland and Wales. Explore the Cornish Coast, the National Parks of Dartmoor and Snowdonia, the towering Brecon Beacons of Wales, and the Scottish battlefield of Culloden. Learn the myth of Loch Ness and enjoy a wee dram in a Scottish distillery.
Group Size — Max 20
Tips — Total cost includes - Tipping Made Easy, from $160pp pre-paid
Transport — Boat, Bus & Steam-train
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Visit the Roman Baths which have made the English city of Bath famous. One of the best-preserved ancient Roman spas, you’ll still find simmering hot springs at a warming 46 degrees.

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Travel through Brecon Beacons National Park, one of the finest landscapes in Wales boasting Old Red Sandstone peaks and some of Wales highest mountains.

Photo credit: Helen Hotson / AdobeStock

Cruise Lake Windermere, the largest natural lake in England and admire the calm, natural beauty of the English countryside.

En route to Inverness we’ll see famous Loch Ness, home to Nessie the 'Loch Ness Monster' according to Scottish folklore.

Special Experiences

Visit the National Trust's Trelissick Garden, boasting extraordinary views over the riverine and a huge variety of plant species.
Take a steam train on the Vale of Rheidol Railway from Aberystwyth to Devils Bridge, also known as Pontarfynach.
Explore Liverpool's famous sites on a Beatles tour, including a visit to the iconic museum, The Beatles Story.
Travel along the North Yorkshire Moors Railway, a heritage railway which runs through the North York Moors National Park from Pickering to Whitby.
Visit Wensleydale Creamery to taste the iconic cheese that was a favourite of famous clay animation characters Wallace and Gromit.
Have a wee dram of single malt scotch whisky and discover the production process at the Blair Athol Distillery.

Itinerary England, Scotland & Wales

Itinerary

Day

Inclusions England, Scotland & Wales

Inclusions

Sightseeing

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Explore the unique cities and countryside of the United Kingdom

  • Explore London on a city tour
  • Visit St Pauls Cathedral
  • Enjoy a guided tour of Winchester
  • Visit Winchester Cathedral
  • Visit Lyme Regis
  • Discover the Dartmoor Pony Heritage Trust
  • Enjoy refreshments in the tea room at Buckland Abbey
  • Journey to Cornwall, indulging a visit to Healey’s Cornish Cider Farm
  • Visit the National Trust’s Trelissick Gardens
  • See the idyllic tidal island of St Michael’s Mount
  • Visit Minack Theatre
  • See the ruins at Botallack
  • Tour the town of St Ives
  • Enjoy a visit to Lahyndrock House
  • Visit the fishing village of Port Isaac
  • Visit Tintagel Castle
  • See the Valley of Rocks in Lynton
  • Drive through Exmoor National Park
  • Visit the Cheddar Cheese Visitors Centre
  • See the Cheddar Gorge and cave
  • View the Stone Circle in Avebury
  • Enjoy a guided walking tour of Bath
  • Visit the famous Royal Baths in Bath

Be welcomed to Wales

  • Explore the Welsh capital of Cardiff on a city tour
  • Visit the medieval Caerphilly Castle
  • Stay in the area of the Brecon Beacons
  • Ride the steam train from Aberystwyth to Devils Bridge
  • Drive through Snowdonia National Park
  • Visit the Bodnant Gardens

Back to England

  • Explore Liverpool on a Beatles tour
  • Visit the iconic museum, The Beatles Story
  • Enjoy a city tour in York including entrance to York Minster
  • Take a train ride along the North Yorkshire Moors Railway
  • Visit the town of Whitby
  • Visit Wensleydale Creamery
  • Relax on a cruise from Windermere to Ambleside

Scotland’s stunning scenery

  • Stop at Gretna Green
  • Take a guided walking tour of Glasgow
  • Drive through Trossachs National Park
  • Enjoy free time in Fort Williams
  • Travel along Loch Ness to Inverness
  • Stand on the battlefield of Culloden
  • Guided walking tour to Kinveachy
  • Journey to Cairngorms National Park and visit Carrbridge
  • Have a wee dram of single malt scotch whisky at the Blair Athol Distillery
  • Explore the sights of Edinburgh on a city tour
  • Visit Edinburgh Castle

Travel

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  • Return economy-class flights from Australia to UK. Taxes included
  • Airport transfers on the first and last day of tour (arrival transfer from Heathrow Airport only)
  • All touring in air-conditioned vehicles
  • 2 scenic rail journeys in England
  • Tipping Made Easy, $160pp pre-paid

Accommodation

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  • 16 nights in 3-4 star hotels
  • 2 nights in a Beatles themed hotel, Hard Days Night Hotel, Liverpool
    • For Beatles fans visiting Liverpool, the Hard Days Night Hotel is the place to stay! Situated in the bustling Cavern quarter, it is the world’s only Beatles inspired hotel and features individually decorated, boutique rooms, as well as exclusive artwork of the band. Set in a beautifully restored building dating back to 1884, the hotel is adjacent to the world-renowned Cavern Club where the Beatles first rose to fame.

Properties  include:

  • DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London Angel Kings Cross, London
  • Mercure Exeter Rougemont Hotel, Exeter
  • St Michael's Resort, Falmouth
  • The Park Hotel, Barnstaple
  • Francis Hotel (Mgallery), Bath
  • The Castle Hotel, Llandovery
  • Hard Days Night Hotel, Liverpool
  • Holiday Inn York City Centre, York
  • Novotel Glasgow Centre Hotel, Glasgow
  • Glen Mhor Hotel & Apartments, Inverness
  • Apex Grassmarket Hotel, Edinburgh

Hotels listed are an indication, and are subject to change without notice.

For single travellers - A note on our single supplement:
The single supplement you pay on our tours will provide you with sole use of a double room. We book the use of a double room on our European small group tours as typically the single rooms in this region are a lot smaller and in less favourable positions within the hotel themselves.

Meals

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  • 18 breakfasts, 1 lunch and group welcome and farewell dinners

Tour Guides

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  • English-speaking locally based tour director
  • English-speaking locally based guides

Some things to note

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Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

  • Tickets $145pp (mid-range seats - other seating options available). This option must be pre-booked, is subject to availability and is non-refundable.

Edinburgh Fringe Festival

  • In August the Fringe Festival takes over Edinburgh, why not extend by a couple of days and spend time enjoying the largest arts festival in the world!

Information England, Scotland & Wales

Information

Let's Talk Fitness

 In the itinerary, this symbol indicates 2+ hours of walking, often across uneven ground and in areas of high altitude or heat and humidity.

At Bunnik Tours we don’t put specific age limits on our tours, but we also recognise some travellers may find our itineraries challenging. 

We have a duty of care to all tour participants and the tour guides, so we do impose a firm policy on the level of fitness required by all our clients to attempt to ensure your safety and the safety of other travellers on our tours.

At Bunnik Tours our goal is for all our travellers to enjoy their tour, not struggle through it! Which is why we want to work with you to ensure you are on the best possible trip for your fitness level. We do reserve the right to refuse bookings if we feel that the requirements of the tour are too demanding. 

Bunnik Tours are for independently minded travellers with good levels of mobility.

Our tours include:

  1. Generous amounts of free time
  2. Lots of walking, minimum of 2-3 hours on uneven surfaces without the use of any walking aid, on any given day
  3. Local and authentic experiences including various modes of transport and accommodation 

In some regions travellers can also expect:

  1. Long days of travelling, at times on dirt and gravel roads in Africa
  2. Extended periods at high altitude (3,000-4,000 metres) in South America & Africa
  3. Extended periods of walking/hiking through humid forest areas in Africa & Central America
  4. Limited medical facilities in remote areas

Bunnik Tours travellers are required to at least:

  1. Be able to walk for a minimum of 2-3 hours on uneven surfaces without the use of any walking aid, on any given day
  2. Walk up multiple flights of stairs and short, steep hills
  3. Stand for a minimum of 20 minutes without needing to sit down, often in hot/humid climates
  4. Carry their own luggage
  5. Get on and off various modes of transport without assistance, including small boats 

Passengers 75 years or over must provide a signed Fitness to Travel declaration form (Part 2) from their doctor within one month of making their booking.

While we will still confirm your place on your tour, flight tickets cannot be issued until both completed forms have been received. Additional costs may be incurred if completed forms are not received by Bunnik Tours within these time frames.

Bunnik Tours generally does not accept bookings for single travellers 80 years of age and over without a travelling companion. Neither our Tour Director nor your fellow travellers are equipped to act as a carer. 

Passengers must inform us and the service provider of any medical conditions which may affect your ability to participate in the tour. 

At our discretion we, including the service provider, can exclude you from a tour or in any activity if we consider that you are unable to safely participate in that tour or activity or if we consider your participation may place the safety of other guests at risk. 

We reserve the right to cancel your booking if any changed or non-disclosed medical conditions mean that you will require special assistance from our personnel which we cannot reasonably provide. We strongly suggest that your travel insurance policy includes comprehensive cancellation coverage.

We will not be liable for any damage, injury, death or loss of any kind arising from your failure to fully disclose relevant medical information or resulting from any pre-existing medical condition.


Do you want to Travel with Confidence and be extra fit and healthy for your upcoming adventure? If so, check out our blog here, where we introduce you to Linda from Embracing Fitness, Food & Life and hear how she can get you feeling like you can take on the world!


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Dates & Prices England, Scotland & Wales

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*Prices are in AUD, per person twin share.

*Prices are in AUD, per person twin share.

Start Date End Date Tour Price
Per person
twin share
Status    
07 Aug 22
28 Aug 22
$12,995
Guaranteed Departure
09 Apr 23
30 Apr 23
$11,995
Available
07 May 23
28 May 23
$12,295
Available
28 May 23
18 Jun 23
$12,295
Available
18 Jun 23
09 Jul 23
$12,795
Available
09 Jul 23
30 Jul 23
$12,995
Available
06 Aug 23
27 Aug 23
$12,995
Available
03 Sep 23
24 Sep 23
$12,995
Available
17 Sep 23
08 Oct 23
$12,995
Available

Additional Information

Valid from
Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane & Perth
Other departure cities
Please contact our office for applicable pricing
Booking Deposit
$1,000 per person
Tipping
Total cost includes - Tipping Made Easy, from $160pp pre-paid
Single Supplement
From $2,450
Visa Information

You may need to obtain visas for this tour. Please check with your travel agent for further details. For Australian passport holders you may wish to visit our Passports and Visas page here for indicative information on what may be required.

Terms & Conditions

All prices shown are per person based on twin share. Prices and itineraries correct at current time but are subject to change. Please call for more details. View our full terms & conditions here.

Taxes
Total cost includes air taxes

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