England is known the world over for it’s rich history dating back many hundreds of years. From the rich opulent castles and country houses frequented by The Royal Family, to the monolithic stones of Stonehenge. The scenery and landscape of green and rolling hills to the hive of activity of the many historic cities – England has it all.
It’s the perfect place for a tour, a grand tour taking in all the wonder of England’s heritage. The perfect place for that special vacation many in the USA, Europe and from across the globe dream of making at least once in a lifetime. England’s historic locations are the perfect focus for a vacation that allows visitors to soak up the shear depth of history embodied in this small yet historically significant country.
Tailor made tours of Englands historic locations.
From sports clubs, to social groups, friends and family or work colleagues, Discovery European Travel has been providing tailor made special interest vacations for many years. Touring the length and breadth of England, visiting some of the England’s historic and stunning locations.
Just one of the up and coming examples of the type of tours we create for groups is –
The Cotswolds is an area that covers 800 square miles and straddles 5 counties (Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire, Warwickshire, Wiltshire and Worcestershire). Given the Cotswolds covers so many counties, a visit here provides you with an amazing diversity from historic and vibrant cities to wonderful countryside with ancient woodlands and meadows.
This vacation to the Cotswolds takes in some of the most historically rich National Trust locations including:-
- Dudmaston Hall with it’s enchanted wooded parkland, sweeping gardens and a house with a surprise.
- Chedworth Roman Villa with exceptional access to the extensive mosaic floors, hypocaust systems and bathhouse rooms.
- Upton House with one of the most extensive private art collections perhaps you’ll ever see.
- Newark Park an intriguing story to tell, in a beautiful setting with impressive views.
- Highgrove House home of HRH Prince Charles.
- Hidcote Manor and arts and crafts garden created by American horticulturist, Major Lawrence Johnston
No matter which of England’s historic locations you and your group wish to see, Discovery European Travel can tailor make a tour for you. If you would like to organise a vacation for your group or club we can help.
What’s more you don’t have to stay in England, Discovery European Travel arrange special interest vacations taking in all areas of Europe. If you would to visit some of the most historic locations in Italy we can help. A tour of Scotland’s most famous whiskey distillery’s we can arrange that too.
No matter what your interest from art to history, sport to gardening, Discovery European Travel can provide you with the vacation of your dreams.