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Tower of London, Thames Cruising and Henley

Tower of London, Thames Cruising and Henley

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Set in 35 acres of grounds within Windsor Great Park, Savill Garden is one of Britain’s finest ornamental gardens and are a delight at any time of year and our morning here is followed by an Afternoon Tea river cruise along the Thames.

We spend a day at the Tower of London, which during its 1000 year history has been a secure fortress, royal palace, infamous prison, royal mint and now houses the world-famous collection of Crown Jewels. Guarded by Yeoman Warders, popularly known as “Beefeaters” and home to the Ravens of whom it is said “if the Ravens leave the Tower, the Tower will fall”.

Explore the beautiful historic market town of Henley-on-Thames with an included visit to the award- winning River and Rowing Museum which celebrates the history and heritage of rowing on the River Thames and the town itself before joining an hour cruise on one of the most iconic stretches of the River Thames.

 

Holiday Inn Maidenhead – 4 star

 

A modern hotel with all rooms having TV, tea and coffee making facilities, hair-dryer, iron and ironing board, in room safe and free Wi-Fi.  The hotel has a health club and swimming pool.  Meals are served in the Junction Restaurant, breakfast is buffet style, and there is an open plan style bar and lounge area.

 

Your holiday includes: -

· Door to door pick up service

· Elite coach travel

· Fully escorted tour with services of a Tour Manager

· 4 nights dinner, bed and breakfast at the hotel

· Entrance to Savill Garden and Afternoon Tea River Cruise

· Entrance to the Tower of London

· Entrance to the Rowing Museum at Henley-on-Thames

· One-hour River Cruise Henley-on-Thames

· Visit to Royal Leamington Spa

· Visit to Stratford-upon-Avon

Day 1

Your holiday starts with a pick-up from home by one of the vehicles from our Door to Door service and this will bring you through to our coach. We make our way to the fashionable and elegant town of Royal Leamington Spa which lies in the heart of leafy Warwickshire and with a town centre of around a third of a square mile it means that all areas of the town centre are easily accessed on foot within a 10-minute walk. The Grade II Jephson Gardens are also delightful at any time of year to visit. We'll continue our way to the hotel aiming to arrive late afternoon.

Day 2

After a leisurely breakfast, we make the short journey to The Savill Garden is one of Britain's finest ornamental gardens. Spread over 35 acres within Windsor Great Park, they were developed in the 1930s by Sir Eric Savill as a woodland garden and today showcase native oak, beech and sweet chestnut trees. The interconnecting gardens include the Hidden Gardens, Spring Wood, New Zealand Garden, Summer Wood and The Glades. We leave the Garden early afternoon to join our circular river cruise along the Thames from Windsor and enjoy not only the scenery but Afternoon Tea.

Day 3

We spend the day at the Tower of London, with over 1000 years of history, London's castle has been a secure fortress, royal palace, infamous prison, home to the Royal Mint and of course, today is home to the world-famous collection of Crown Jewels. Visit the White Tower, Fusilier Museum, Tower Green, Scaffold Site. See the Yeoman Warders nicknamed The Beefeaters and see the famous Ravens of which it said, "if the ravens leave the Tower, the kingdom will fall".

Day 4

Our excursion today is to the beautiful historic market town of Henley-on-Thames. We have entry to the award-winning River and Rowing Museum which celebrates the history and heritage of rowing, the River Thames and the town itself. There are many impressive exhibits including two of the rowing craft with which Sir Steve Redgrave won Olympic gold. Your visit is free-flow so you can decide how much time to spend here before exploring the town itself which offers a number of small, independent quirky shops, cafes and pubs in the town centre before joining us for an hour cruise on one of the most iconic stretches of the River Thames, up the Royal Regatta Reach to Hampledon Lock.

Day 5

Leaving the hotel after breakfast we begin our journey home. We'll stop for a break at Stratford-upon-Avon where you will find a vast array of shops, cafes and restaurants within the compact town centre. We'll leave early afternoon to return you to your drop-off point where one of our Door to Door vehicles will be waiting to take you home.

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Holiday Inn Maidenhead – 4 star

 

A modern hotel with all rooms having TV, tea and coffee making facilities, hair-dryer, iron and ironing board, in room safe and free Wi-Fi.  The hotel has a health club and swimming pool.  Meals are served in the Junction Restaurant, breakfast is buffet style, and there is an open plan style bar and lounge area.

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