This journey is a must for those who have a love of literature and Britain. Stately homes, historic castles and beautiful gardens shape a delightful itinerary, evoking a bygone age.
Beginning in Edinburgh view the Stone of Destiny, Mons Meg and Scotland’s Crown jewels at Edinburgh Castle and the palace of Holyroodhouse, the official residence of the Queen then attend the Military Tattoo parade.
Journey to Ardgowan to meet Sir Ludovic Shaw Stewart and to Gretna Green where runway lovers elope.
Explore the picturesque Lake District and take in the rugged beauty on a relaxing cruise, take a steam train ride along the banks of the River Leven and also visit the grave of Wordsworth at Grasmere.
Travel the Yorkshire Dales stopping at the Brontë Parsonage Museum then see Britain’s largest Cathedral York Minster in the old city of York.
View an original copy of the Magna Carta at Lincolns Castle and visit Shakespeare’s birthplace in Stratford then marvel at the stately home and gardens of the Blenheim Palace.
See the natural thermal springs still flowing at the Roman spas in the Georgian city of Bath and marvel at the giant 5000 year old stones at the prehistoric site of Stonehenge.