July 6-14, 2018
The unspoilt nature of England lies in its idyllic university towns, pastoral villages and picturesque countrysides. Enjoy this extraordinary opportunity to travel in a small, merry group to the unparalleled university towns of Oxford and Cambridge and through the Cotswold region, discovering the true character of England’s town and country life. Spend three nights in the centrally located Hilton Cambridge City Centre hotel, right in the midst of Cambridge University’s world-renowned museums, and four nights in the Five-Star Macdonald Randolph Hotel, surrounded by the fabled college quads of Oxford University. Call on stunning Blenheim Palace, birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill and a UNESCO World Heritage site. Uncover the history behind Victorian Highclere Castle, also known as “Downton Abbey.” Discover the timeless charm of the picturesque, storybook villages of the Cotswolds. Hear about contemporary life from the local ladies and gents during the exclusive Town & Country Life Forum®. This comprehensive small group travel program is the best way to experience English town and country life at the perfect pace. London Post-Program Option available.
Trip Type: Land
1 Depart the U.S. or Canada
2 London, England/Cambridge
5 Cambridge/Bletchley Park/Oxford
7 Oxford/“Downton Abbey” (Highclere Castle)/Bampton/Oxford
9 Oxford/London/Return to the U.S. or Canada