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The Great West Way is an ancient route, newly imagined. This tour will take you to the highlights you want to see as well as hidden gems. Pick up your rental car in London and head to Windsor, home of the Queen, for unimaginable gardens and treasures. Next is exquisite Bath, a perfect combination of Roman ruins and Georgian shops. Renew your spirits at the Thermae Royal Bath and visit the immersive Mary Shelley's House of Frankenstein.

Bristol is energetic and creative. Explore the city on a tandem bike! Next is mysterious Stonehenge, older than the pyramids, and Avebury. Feel time slip away. Stay in the cathedral city of Salisbury, in the heart of Wiltshire. Your last two nights are spent in brilliant London. Explore the largest city in Europe with a private Black Cab driving tour. Hear stories and ask questions! This England experience is sublime.

PLAN AND BOOK

Included Unique Activities

Windsor Castle Admission

Windsor Castle Admission

The Roman Baths Admission

The Roman Baths Admission

The Body in a Suitcase Escape Game at House of Frankenstein

The Body in a Suitcase Escape Game at House of Frankenstein

Bristol Tandem Bike Hire

Bristol Tandem Bike Hire

Premier Classic London Tour in an Iconic Black Cab

Premier Classic London Tour in an Iconic Black Cab

Black Cab Transfer - London City to Heathrow Airport

Black Cab Transfer - London City to Heathrow Airport

Accommodations

1 Night

4-Star Riverside Hotel

2 Nights

The Queensberry Hotel

2 Nights

Number 38 Clifton

1 Night

Picturesque B&B Hotel

2 Nights

Heart of the City Beautiful Hotel

Transportation and Guides

  • Automatic Rental Car
  • Authentic London Black Cab Transfer on Departure

Meals Included

  • Full Breakfast Included Each Morning

Points of Interest

  • Discover the Art of 18th to 20th-Century Gardens at Kew Gardens in Windsor
  • Take in Historic Architecture and Sweeping Grounds at Stonor Park
  • Explore Beautiful Bath Architecture & the Ancient Roman Baths
  • Stroll Through the Medieval Cathedral City of Salisbury
  • See the Mysterious Standing Stones at Stonehenge
  • Spend Two Nights in Central London
  • Visit Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, and the Tower of London
  • Shop on Famous Oxford Street and Wander through Regents Park

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Greater London

Windsor Castle, South East Region

Stonor Park, South East Region

Bath, Southwest Region

Lacock, Southwest Region

Highclere Castle, South East Region

The Royal Crescent, Bath, Southwest Region

Bath Abbey, Southwest Region

UNESCO World Heritage sites

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Bath

Bath

Stonehenge

Stonehenge

The Tower of London

The Tower of London

Westminster Abbey

Westminster Abbey

Included Unique Experiences

  • Entrance to the 11th Century Royal Residence; Windsor Castle
  • Visit the Roman Baths Museum and preserved Thermae
  • Mary Shelley's House of Frankenstein Experience
  • Bike Hire in Bristol
  • Half-Day Landmarks Tour in your Iconic Black London Cab

2024 LOW SEASON

Available Dates

Nov, Dec

ON SALE! From $3,853 $3,653 per person

2024 MID SEASON

Available Dates

Sep, Oct

ON SALE! From $3,958 $3,758 per person

2024 HIGH SEASON

Available Dates

Jul, Aug

ON SALE! From $4,029 $3,829 per person

2025 LOW SEASON

Available Dates

Jan, Feb, Mar

ON SALE! From $3,971 $3,771 per person

2025 MID SEASON

Available Dates

Apr, May, Nov, Dec

ON SALE! From $4,046 $3,846 per person

2025 HIGH SEASON

Available Dates

Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct

ON SALE! From $4,156 $3,956 per person

Your Price Includes

ACCOMMODATION

  • 8 Nights Authentic English Accommodations 

TRANSPORTATION

  • Compact Rental Car with Automatic Transmission
  • Authentic London Black Cab Transfer on Departure

DINING OPTIONS INCLUDED

  • Full Breakfast Included Each Morning

INCLUDED UNIQUE EXPERIENCES

  • Entrance to the 11th Century Royal Residence; Windsor Castle
  • Visit the Roman Baths Museum and preserved Thermae
  • Mary Shelley's House of Frankenstein Experience
  • Bristol Bike Hire
  • Half-Day Landmarks Tour in your Iconic Black London Cab

POINTS OF INTEREST

  • Discover the Art of 18th to 20th-Century Gardens at Kew Gardens in Windsor
  • Take in Historic Architecture and Sweeping Grounds at Stonor Park
  • Explore Beautiful Bath Architecture & the Ancient Roman Baths
  • Be enthralled by Stunning Warwick Castle
  • Stroll Through the Medieval Cathedral City of Salisbury
  • See the Mysterious Standing Stones at Stonehenge
  • Spend Two Nights in Central London
  • Visit Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, and the Tower of London
  • Shop on Famous Oxford Street and Wander through Regents Park
Prices Based On
  • All Taxes & Fees Included
  • Prices are Per Person based on 2 people traveling together and sharing a room.

"Wonderful Paris & London Trip"

Betsy W.

Modern Travel Pros

I wanted to pass along some feedback from my clients who just came back from their Paris and London trip. I do think they had a wonderful time!

"I wanted to say thank you for all of your hard work and help in making this trip amazing for us. It was truly incredible and exceeded our expectations. Gary was spectacular and I’d recommend him a thousand times over. We were very happy with all of your hotel selections. Locations were great for everything. Let your Disney lover clients know they truly don’t need more than a day at Disneyland Paris. I can’t stress enough how perfect the location was for our hotel in London. Public transportation is soooooo easy to navigate from there and you are truly in the center of everything. Our hotel in Paris was great too. The entire city is just absolutely stunning. Paris is a bit more spread out than London so it’s tougher to be in the middle of everything, but that location was great. Super close to the subway and great food options within walking distance. I wouldn’t have changed anything about any of our hotels."

"Great trip to Paris, Italy and Switzerland"

Betsy W.

Modern Travel Pros

My clients had a great trip! Here is their feedback: "Paris was Hannah’s favorite and I thought Switzerland would be mine, but it ended up being Venice. Switzerland was a close second! Overall, it was an amazing trip with wonderful memories to share. Thank you for all your help!"

"We got to see all of Ireland!"

Craig & Mary

10

It was a great Small Guided Vacation and we got to see all of Ireland. North to South and all the little points and villages. The Wild Atlantic, West coast, Cliffs of Moher, Giants causeway....Galway and Dingle Peninsula were my favorite and the Blarney castle. I never knew all that stuff was still going on in Belfast with the walls and the separation. The black cab tour was excellent. Cork, and Kilkenny were all great. I bought the Aran sweater and the wife got hers plus a Claddagh ring with earrings and a necklace. Don't worry for all 14 days I had my fill of Guinness. Lots of pictures too. Thanks for everything!

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Izhar N.

CA

My clients returned from their whirlwind Scottish adventure...loved it !!!...they were able to do everything Bob wanted, and, even Shelly enjoyed the distilleries. Her favourite, actually, was hiking on the Isle of Islay...so, guess it was all worth it!! I, personally, want to say that your ground staff were FABULOUS!!!! Things happen...but, it was all sorted, and both I and my clients were extremely appreciative!! Again, I just LOVE LOVE LOVE working with you and Authentic !!!!

"Our Scotland trip was fantastic"

Steve & Jeanine G.

10

Hi Katie, we wanted to let you know that the trip was fantastic. The accommodations were awesome--particularly Witchery and The Old Manse. All excursions and car rental went smoothly. Thanks for all your help.

"We had an AMAZING time in Italy!"

Tamara L.

Agency

Hi Katie, here is a great feedback from my clients who just came back from Italy:

This was an amazing experience and the trip of a lifetime. We will absolutely return to Italy, and look forward to working with you to help us plan another great itinerary! Even though we are still shaking off some serious jet lag from the trip home, we are still basking in the glow of a wonderful trip and enjoying reflecting on the memories. Thank you so much for your help and making this trip a reality for us!

"Perfect Wales Anniversary Trip"

Jodi J.

CO

Jennifer helped book the perfect trip to Wales for my clients. The guide, Terry, was amazing: knowledgeable, funny and local. He had great insight for my clients that added extra details to everything they saw and did. The hotels were great, the food was amazing with lots of choices. They celebrated their Anniversary on the trip and their small group of 9 got them a card they all signed and made their trip more memorable.

"Wonderful Family Vacation"

Shaia B.

Murfreesboro, TN

My clients had a wonderful time and enjoyed their private drivers, especially in Scotland. They loved all of their hotels.

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