Your Tour Host
Dr. R. Albert Mohler Jr.
13 Day Tour of England & Scotland

Highlights

: Windsor Castle, Westminster Abbey, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Tower of London, Blenheim Palace & Gardens, Winston Churchill Grave, York Minster, St. Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh Castle and walk of the Old Course at St. Andrews.
Optional Dublin Extension $6295


If you wish to register for both the Tour and the Dublin Extension please click HERE

INCLUDED
 
  • Superior First Class & Deluxe (4 & 5 star) hotel accommodations throughout (11 nights);
  • 4 Dinners including private visit and dinner at the Cabinet War Room and a special farewell dinner in Edinburgh. 
  • Daily sightseeing per itinerary by private luxury motor coach with qualified driver and licensed professional Tour Manager from arrival at London Heathrow airport until departure from Edinburgh on Day 13. Local guide in York and Edinburgh.
  • Rail ticket York to Edinburgh. 
  • Entrance fees to all sightseeing, including Windsor Castle, Westminster Abbey, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Tower of London, Blenheim Palace & Gardens, Winston Churchill Grave, York Minster, St. Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh Castle and walk of the Old Course at St. Andrews.
  • Tipping to hotel and restaurant personnel, porters, drivers, and guides.
  • Transfers during select window of time (arrival/departure) and porterage at hotels (one suitcase per person).
  • Wilcox World Travel and Tours flight bag and Journal.

NOT INCLUDED
  • Flights from / to USA.
  • Single room supplement $2,200.00.
  • Airport / hotel transfers if not arriving within 2 hour window of main arrival/departure
  • Insurance: Travel, baggage, trip cancellation, etc.  
  • Beverages with meals and meals not specifically mentioned on itinerary.
  • Passports
  • Personal Items and Immunizations
ACCOMMODATIONS
 
LOCATION DATES HOTEL
London Sep. 24-28, 2023 Rubens by the Palace
York Sep. 29-30, 2023 The Grand York
Kusadasi Oct. 1-4, 2023 Intercontinental The George
TOUR PACKAGES PER PERSON
TOUR PACKAGES PER PERSON - LAND ONLY PRICE
$6295

*Please read the General Terms & Conditions for applicable Deposit, Cancellation and Refund information.

General Terms & Conditions
  • LAND TRANSPORTATION AND TRANSFERS
  • ACCOMMODATIONS
  • MEALS
  • BAGGAGE
  • SERVICE CHARGES AND TAXES
  • NOT INCLUDED
  • INSURANCE
  • IMPORTANT PASSPORT INFORMATION
  • VISA
  • DEPOSITS AND PAYMENTS
  • GUESTS WITH DISABILITIES
  • RESPONSIBILITY
  • CANCELLATIONS AND REFUNDS
  • NOTE
TRAVEL INSURANCE (Optional)

 

We strongly urge you to consider purchasing trip insurance.

This can protect you from unanticipated events while you are traveling, many with catastrophic financial effects. Most people cannot absorb this cost on their own, so why take a chance?

Wilcox acts as an agent for Allianz Travel Insurance and we will process the purchase of the insurance should you choose it. However, you are welcome to seek out other options that may be available. It is important to us that you are prepared and covered for any unforeseen circumstances that may arise.

 

As an agent for Allianz Travel Insurance we offer a special Group rate (applicable to all ages). It's important to note that for the exclusions for pre-existing medical conditions to be waived insurance  must be purchased prior to the balance due date. 

See below for cost details:

Regular Tour Price: $421.00 Per person
Including Cost of Single Supplement: $590.00 Per Person  
 

REGISTRATION FORM
You also have the option to submit your deposit and registration by mail. Simply click on the link below to download and print the registration form. Once completed mail to: 

Wilcox World Travel and Tours
International Group Tours Division
1550 Hendersonville Rd Suite 214
Asheville, NC 28803

 
Day by Day Travel Itinerary
  • DAY 01 Sat . Sep . 23
    DEPART USA
  • DAY 02 Sun . Sep . 24
    ARRIVAL LONDON

    On arrival at the London airport you will be greeted by your Wilcox tour manager and travel by private coach into London. One of the world’s great cities, London blends the joys of a modern millennium city with a rich history dating back to Roman times. Check-in at the hotel is not until the early afternoon, you can leave your luggage with the hotel porters upon arrival.  There will be leisure time for lunch on your own (a list of dining options at the hotel and in the vicinity will be provided prior to your arrival). In mid-afternoon we’ll meet for a welcome reception at the hotel before boarding our private motorcoach for the short drive to Westminster Abbey. We will attend Evensong, a celebration of worship through beautiful music.  Afterwards we return to our hotel to enjoy a welcome dinner. (D)

  • DAY 03 Mon . Sep . 25
    LONDON

    This morning we will have a guided tour of the oldest part of London. We will visit Sir Christopher Wren's masterpiece, St Paul's Cathedral. While there we will see the Crypt & Galleries.   Afterwards we head to Westminster where we see from our motorcoach Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament, Trafalgar Square, Nelson's Column, Piccadilly. We will have a guided tour of the interior of Westminster Abbey - where nearly all of England's Kings and Queens have been crowned since William the Conqueror in 1066. The afternoon is at leisure before we gather together for a unique private ‘after-public opening hours’- visit to the Cabinet War Rooms and Churchill Museum. We will have access to rooms not normally open to the general public and our visit will include a private dinner in the museum in the Harmsworth Suite. Following dinner, Dr. Mohler will provide the group with a lecture on the significant role of Sir Winston Churchill in British history.  (B, D)

  • DAY 04 Tue . Sep . 26
    LONDON / WINDSOR

    After breakfast we head out to the royal town of Windsor, dominated by its spectacular castle. We will visit the castle precincts, St George’s Chapel – the burial site of Henry VIII - and the royal State Apartments. At the end of our visit enjoy leisure time for lunch in this delightful royal town. Return to London where we will have a guided tour of the magnificent British Library, and view its historic collection.  Leisure evening in London. (B)

  • DAY 05 Wed . Sep . 27
    LONDON
    Today is a day of leisure in London to enjoy the superb shopping in iconic areas such as Knightsbridge, Regent’s Street, Oxford Street, Covent Garden and Piccadilly. Or visit one of the world-class galleries, museums, beautiful parks or riverside walks.  We will also, nearer the time, provide information about an optional tour of a palace in London, including a traditional English afternoon tea. Your evening tonight is free to take in a theatrical performance in the celebrated West End theatre district. Performance options and schedules will be available late 2022. (B)
     
  • DAY 06 Thu . Sep . 28
    LONDON / OXFORD / BLENHEIM

    Journey this morning through the English countryside of the Cotswolds, a region famed for its landscapes, fields threaded by hedgerows and with picture postcard villages. We visit the grand ancestral home of Sir Winston Churchill at the magnificent Blenheim Palace house and gardens and the special exhibition about Churchill’s life told through artefacts and photographs. We will visit St. Martin’s Church in Bladon to visit Churchill’s grave. Next, we head to Oxford where we’ll have free time for lunch.  Afterwards, our walking tour will introduce us to this great university city. We visit the 16th century Christ Church College, one of the most famous at the historic university of Oxford. Included are visits to the Great Hall and the tiny chapel which is in fact Oxford Cathedral. Return to London for a leisure evening and overnight. (B)

  • DAY 07 Fri . Sep . 29
    LONDON / CAMBRIDGE / YORK

    Today we visit Cambridge, famous as the seat of one of the great English universities, some colleges dating back to the 13th century. We visit the beautiful Kings College and chapel, enjoy watching the punters as they glide on the river, and explore the historic streets of Cambridge, full of book shops, cyclists, tea shops and gardens. We’ll enjoy leisure time here for lunch.  We continue on with a drive to York, the city is set upon the river Ouse and is a joy for walking.  Your luxury hotel, The Grand York, is nestled within the city walls, walking distance to all the restaurants and sites of York. (B,D)

  • DAY 08 Sat . Sep . 30
    YORK

    We will have a walking tour of York, one of England's most interesting ancient cities. We’ll have a guided tour of the historic Minster with its beautiful medieval stained-glass windows, and marvel at the narrow-cobbled streets called the 'shambles'. There will be time at leisure to enjoy York - a city full of history, delightful shops, the famous Betty’s Tea Room, not to mention its numerous superb museums - the York Art Gallery, Jorvik Viking Museum, the Castle Museum and National Railway Museum. You will have the opportunity take a walk along the medieval walls that encircle the city.  Enjoy an evening at leisure in York. We leave our luggage out for it to be transported early morning directly to Edinburgh (B)

  • DAY 09 Sun . Oct . 01
    YORK / EDINBURGH
    This morning we worship together at York Baptist Church. Afterwards we will have leisure time to enjoy the glorious city of York. In the mid-afternoon we board our high speed train at York station for the journey to Edinburgh. Our journey whisks us through the Northumberland National Park which stretches from just south of Hadrian’s Wall to the Scottish border. We continue into the lowlands of the Scottish countryside to Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland and UNESCO World Heritage city. We check in to our beautiful Georgian hotel in the heart of Edinburgh, and you will be provided with recommendations for that evening’s dining. (B)
  • DAY 10 Mon . Oct . 02
    EDINBURGH

    In the morning we will enjoy a guided tour of the city.  See the unique old town, the Royal Mile with its tall houses dating from the 17th and 18th centuries. Visit ancient Edinburgh Castle ‑ perched high above the city, it is a natural and romantic fortress, with views over the whole city and the Firth of Forth.  We visit St Giles Cathedral at midday.  We also tour the 'new' town, a fine Georgian architectural creation of wide streets, garden squares and sweeping crescents. The afternoon is either at leisure or there is the opportunity to join an optional tour to the Palace of Holyrood House and the John Knox House.  (B)

  • DAY 11 Tue . Oct . 03
    EDINBURGH / ST ANDREWS

    In the morning we board our private motorcoach for the delightful journey to St Andrews. Here we enjoy a guided tour of the city taking in the ruins of the ancient castle of St Andrews with its spectacular views out across the North Sea. We also visit the medieval ruins of St Andrews Cathedral.  In the afternoon there will be a choice between two tours – a guided tour of the famous home of golf, the St Andrews Old Course, or a visit to the ancient St Andrew’s University, the oldest in Scotland. At the conclusion of our day at St. Andrews we return to Edinburgh for an evening at leisure. (B)

  • DAY 12 Wed . Oct . 04
    EDINBURGH

    Today is at leisure to enjoy this beautiful and unique UNESCO world heritage city. Enjoy the shopping along Princes Street or George Street, explore the gardens and parks, and enjoy the world-class galleries such as the National Gallery of Scotland or the  National Museum of Scotland. At the end of the afternoon we attend a lecture with Dr Mohler at historic New College, and then a memorable farewell dinner together at a traditional Scottish restaurant in the West End of Edinburgh’s city centre. (B, D)

  • DAY 13 Thu . Oct . 05
    DEPART EDINBURGH OR TOUR TO DUBLIN
    After breakfast you will be transported to the airport for your return flight to the USA, OR your onward journey to Dublin. (B)
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