Essential Britain


On this Essential Britain guided tour, you’ll experience some of Britain’s most fascinating towns as you travel through England, Wales, and Scotland stopping for overnights in London, Plymouth, Cardiff, Liverpool, Glasgow, Inverness, Edinburgh, and York. Plus, part of the charm of traveling through Britain is seeing the marvelous scenery and on this Britain tour you’ll get the opportunity to witness some of its most scenic areas. You’ll cruise on Plymouth Sound, one of the world’s great natural harbors; take a photo at breathtaking Land’s End, England’s most south-westerly point; drive through Brecon Beacons National Park, with its dramatic landscapes; explore England’s tranquil Lake District, England’s largest and finest natural park; visit the Isle of Skye, with some of Scotland’s best scenery; and trace the shores of Loch Ness.

On this tour to Britain, you’ll also travel to some of the charming towns. In Bath, you’ll explore the excavations of the Roman baths, used over 2,000 years ago for bathing and socializing. In Chester, you’ll enjoy a walking tour of this city famed for its Roman remains, black and white half-timbered buildings, and famous two-tiered arcades. In Liverpool, take a journey into the life of the Beatles. Walk through York’s quaint streets with your Tour Director, who will bring York and all of Britain alive with firsthand, in-depth knowledge throughout your tour. Globus also brings these destinations to life with out-of-the-ordinary experiences—such as a wedding re-enactment at Gretna Green and original Grasmere gingerbread in Grasmere—arranged just for you.

Majestic scenery, fascinating towns, special treats, an expert Tour Director bringing these destinations to life, and so much more are offered on this spectacular escorted Britain vacation. Be sure to grab your camera so all you have to do is sit back and relax as you experience these wonderful destinations.

Merit Exclusive – Save $100 per couple on select 2018 Globus Britain & Ireland Vacations*


London | Stonehenge | Plymouth | Cornwall | Bath | Builth Wells | Chester | Liverpool | Grasmere | Gretna Green | Mallaigarmadale | Pitlochry | St. Andrews | Edinburgh | Alnwick | York | Stratford-upon-avon


• full English breakfast daily
• four three-course dinners with wine and choice of menus, including a welcome dinner in Plymouth
• motorcoach
• plymouth Sound cruise
• ferry to the Isle of Skye
• free Wi-Fi available on your motorcoach and in most hotel lobbies.

Level of support:

Self Guided

7 nights

$3689* p.p.

Aug 25
Sep 1, 3, 8, 15, 17, 22, 29
Oct 6, 13, 20 2018

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Operated by Globus. *Book a select 2018 Globus Britain & Ireland vacation (Excluding Escapes by Globus) with Merit Travel and save $50 per person off the tour price. Booking must be made, under deposit and discount applied between June 1 and 30, 2018 for 2018 travel. Combinable with other current promotions. Applies to new 2018 bookings and cannot be applied to existing bookings. Offer reliant on space availability. Discount will apply to individual members of groups adding a name and non-refundable per person deposit WITHIN the promo window. Full cancellation penalties will apply and additional restrictions may apply. May be withdrawn at any time.

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