Cosmopolitan London brings to mind iconic images such as Trafalgar Square, London Eye, Westminster Abbey, St Paul’s Cathedral and so many more. Discover some of these landmarks at your own pace during your free time. To help you make the most of your break in the capital, we include a day at Buckingham Palace where we view the State Rooms.
Day One. Join the coach at your local pickup point, meet your host, then sit back and relax as we journey south with rest stops along the way. Arriving in Luton, we check into the Holiday Inn Luton South for our four night stay.
Day Two. We head to Windsor where the main attraction is the breathtaking castle which is the oldest and largest occupied castle in the world. Perhaps catch the tourist Hop on, Hop off bus that passes the castle and Eton College on its circuit. Later this afternoon we visit Richmond, this riverside town boasts Royal Parks, historic houses and a bustling town centre.
Day Three. Our treat today is a visit to Buckingham Palace. See the glorious State Rooms where the Queen receives visiting dignitaries. Look out for fine furniture and exquisite sculptures as well as paintings by Van Dyck and Canaletto.
Day Four. Enjoy some free time in London. Perhaps head to the legendary Tower of London and discover a thousand years of history, view the Crown Jewels and be awestruck by the daunting White Tower. Later, we take time to travel on the Coca-Cola London Eye getting a birds eye view on the ever changing London skyline.
Day Five. Enjoy breakfast before we journey home.
This stunning hotel rests within acres of beautiful Hertfordshire countryside and features contemporary decor. There is a comfortable lounge bar as well as excellent leisure facilities.