BEST OF GREAT BRITAIN - (SUMMER 2021 – VALUE) 07 NIGHTS / 08 DAYS

 

HIGHLIGHTS UNITED KINGDOM

London

  • Guided city tour
  • Entrance to Tower of London
  • Entrance to Madame Tussauds Wax Museum
  • Ride on the London Eye
  • Visit Lords Cricket Ground

Windsor

  • Visit Windsor Castle

Oxford

  • Guided Tour of Oxford city

Birmingham

  • Visit Cadbury World

Manchester

  • Visit Old Trafford Stadium – Manchester United Football Club

Lake District

  • Enjoy a Steam Train Ride
  • Lake Windermere Cruise

Gretna Green

  • Visit Gretna Green
  • Gretna Gateway Outlet Village

Glasgow

  • Orientation tour

Edinburgh

  • Guided city tour
  • Entrance to Edinburg Castle
  • Scotch Whiskey Experience

 

Tour Itinerary

Welcome to London. On arrival proceed to your hotel on your own for check in and later proceed for dinner. (Check-in time is after 3.00 pm).
Overnight in London
(D)
Note: The standard check-in time is 1500 HRS. Packed dinner will be provided in case of late arrivals of flight or long queue at the immigration.

Today, we proceed on a Guided City Tour of London: See the Buckingham Palace, Hyde Park, Big Ben, and Westminster Abbey, Houses of Parliament, Trafalgar Square, Tower Bridge and the river Thames. Next, we visit the Tower of London – housing Britain’s Crown Jewels including the Kohinoor Diamond. Later, we enjoy a ride on the London Eye.
Overnight in London
(B,D)

Today, we proceed for a visit of the famous Windsor Castle - Queen of England’s favorite weekend home. Next, we visit the famous Madame Tussauds Wax Museum. Later, we proceed for guided tour of Lords Cricket Ground.
Overnight in London
(B, D)

Today, we proceed to Manchester. En-route we stop at Oxford and take you on a guided tour with visit to a University. Next, we drive to Birmingham to visit Cadbury World. Later, we proceed to Manchester.
Overnight in Manchester
(B, D)

Today, we visit the famous Old Trafford Stadium - home to Manchester United Club. Visit the home changing room, sit in the dugout & run down the tunnel to the roar of the crowd. Later, we proceed to the Lake District. Enjoy a Steam Train ride followed by a cruise on the Lake Windermere.
Overnight in Carlisle / Gretna
(B,D)
Note: When Old Trafford Stadium is unavailable, the group will visit Chelsea or Manchester City Stadium.

Today, we proceed to Glasgow. En-route we see Gretna Green - one of the World’s most popular runaway Wedding Destinations. We also visit Gretna Gateway Outlet Village and spend some free time for shopping.
Later we drive to Glasgow and proceed on an orientation tour.
Overnight in Glasgow / Strathclyde
(B, D)

Today, we proceed for a guided City Tour of Edinburgh: Visit Edinburgh castle, see the Scottish Parliament and many more interesting sights. Next, we proceed for a Scotch Whiskey experience tour. Later, spend some free time for shopping at the Royal Mile.
Overnight at Hotel in Glasgow / Strathclyde
(B,D)

Today, check- out and proceed to the airport on your own for your flight back home. It’s time to say goodbye to all the new friends you have made. We hope you take back many happy memories of your holiday. We would like you to spare a few minutes of your time to write and tell us how you enjoyed your holiday and any suggestions you may have for the future.
(B)


Arrival / Departure Transfers will be provided subject to minimum 4 passengers travelling together.

Tour Cost (per person in AED)

Twin/ Double Room Triple Room Child With Bed Child Without Bed Single Room
AED 6610 AED 6610 AED 4760 AED 3890 AED 8160

*As a 3rd in a triple, a roll away cot may be provided.
**As a 3rd in a double, no bed or cot will be provided to the child. Person below 12 years will be considered as a Child.


DEPARTURE DATES – 2021 / 2022

JULY ‘21: 10,24
AUG ‘21: 14,28
SEP ‘21: 11
OCT ‘21: 2,16
NOV ‘21: 8
MAR ‘22: 26

 

ACCOMMODATION

  • 03 nights at Hotel Crown Plaza T4 or similar in London
  • 01 night at Hotel Holiday Inn Express East / Hotel AC Marriott Salford Quay or similar in Manchester
  • 01 night at Hotel Greens / Hotel Gretna Hall or similar in Gretna
  • 02 nights at Hotel Alona / Hotel Holiday Inn East or similar in Glasgow / Strathclyde

 

MEALS

  • Daily English Buffet Breakfast.
    (Breakfast includes Bread, Butter, Jam, Cereals, Fruit Juice, Milk, Tea and Coffee)
  • 07 Indian Jain / Vegetarian / Non-Vegetarian Dinners.

WHAT YOUR TOUR PRICE INCLUDES

  • Accommodations at the hotels specified above or similar.
  • Meals, transfers, entrances, sightseeing and surface transport as mentioned in the itinerary
  • All transfers and extensive excursions with entrance fees (as specified in the itinerary) by a deluxe air conditioned coach.
  • Services of a professional, friendly and multilingual Tour Manager or a local Representative. (Subject to minimum 15 customers).

WHAT YOUR TOUR PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE

  • Passport, Visa charges, Insurance, Airport & Port taxes.
  • Cost of your Air tickets required to participate in this tour.
  • Tipping is expected from anyone providing your service e.g. Coach Driver, Local Guides etc. It is mandatory to tip a nominal amount of EURO 3 per person/per day. For the entire duration of this tour which is 09 Days, the total Tips amount is EURO 27 per person, to be paid to the Tour Manager on Day 01 of the tour.
  • No porterage included.
  • Any expenses of personal nature such as porterage, laundry expenses, wines, mineral water, food and drink not in the regular menu provided by us, minibar, telephone calls, etc.
  • Meals other than that what is mentioned in your itinerary.
  • Cost of excursions, city sightseeing, entrance fees and local guides availed of by the passengers, other than that mentioned in your itinerary.
  • RT PCR – COVID test if required by the airline or Government bodies.

 

VISA REQUIREMENTS

  • You must be in possession of a valid multiple entry Schengen visa. The cost of this visa is not included in your package tour price. It would be best to check with your travel agent and the consulates nearest to you for advice and information. Please ensure that your travel documents are ready in time for departure.

IMPORTANT NOTES

HOTELS

  • All hotels will be either around the airport area or in the outskirts.
  • Most hotels in Europe have only Twin beds. Double bed will be Queen size and not King size.
  • As a 3rd person in a triple room, most hotels use rollaway beds and room size may be the same as the double room.
  • For Child with bed: At times hotel don’t have enough roll away beds, in that case they might give a double and a separate single room.
  • A person 12 years and below is considered a child and above 12 years, an adult.
  • Hotel rooms may not be air conditioned / air cooled nor will fans be provided. Air conditioning / cooling in hotels are set as per European weather conditions.
  • Functioning of Air cooling / Air conditioning in hotels is subject to official declaration of summer by the local authority.
  • During heat wave in Europe air conditioning of the hotels and coaches may cease to function as they are not built for such high temperatures.
  • Most hotels in Europe do not provide tea kettles in the rooms.
  • Due to international events and trade fairs all throughout Europe such as Air Show, music festivals, ice skating championships etc., you may have to stay in hotels further away from the city.
  • Any damages caused to the hotel rooms / Coach during your stay, shall be payable by the passengers.
  • We also reserve the right to substitute a hotel of similar class if it is deemed advisable or necessary.
  • In certain cities hotels have not started the buffet breakfasts yet and if the same does not change by the time the tours begin, we will either provide breakfast or the groups will be taken to an Indian / local restaurant for breakfast.

COACHES

  • Most of your journey in Europe is by coach and hence you are requested to keep the coach clean.
  • Due to hygienic reasons it is not permitted to use toilets in the coach. However the tour manager will make comfort stops during long drives.
  • Eating & drinking is not permitted in the coach.
  • One check in bag and one hand bag per person only, due to limited boot space in the coach.
  • In major European cities, there are parking restrictions for coaches and it may not be possible to stop at all the places during the city tour. Tour Manager will try his/her best to stop coach wherever possible for a photo stop.
  • Coaches are non-wheelchair compliant. There are steps to board / alight from the coach.
  • Due to private coaches being forbidden inside most of the European cities; as per EU norms to preserve them and to avoid getting them polluted and overcrowded, most of your sightseeing will be done by local buses and by foot.

MEALS

  • Meals are pre–set and a–la carte is not possible.
  • On certain Days packed lunch will be provided.

SIGHTSEEING

  • On certain departures, we may sometimes amend / reverse the itinerary. However, all the services / inclusions will remain the same.
  • Generally, you will have to walk at sightseeing places, amusement parks and at the airports sometimes for a long distance; however the same will be timely instructed by the Tour Manager. It is advisable to carry good pair of comfortable sports shoes. The tour manager and the driver will do their best to get you as close to the monuments as possible.
  • There are a few attractions and entrances that are currently closed due to COVID and in case the same remain closed at the time of the groups visiting, a refund will be provided.

GENERAL

  • In case any member of the group tests positive for COVID-19, customers will need to unconditionally abide, adhere and comply solely at your costs and expenses to all laws, rules, notifications, Travel advisories, guidelines, directives and communications issued from time to time by all or any Governments, Authorities, Ministries, Departments, Local Bodies in India or Abroad, related to your tour to the foreign destination and/or on your return from the tour to your home destination in India or Abroad including but not limited to Covid-19 Protocols on quarantine, vaccinations etc. or in connection with any other Pandemic, epidemic, disease, condition etc., which may be communicated by all or any Governments, Authorities, Ministries, Departments, Local Bodies in India or Abroad with or without notice at any point of time whether at the commencement of the tour, during the tour and/or on the completion of the tour, as the case may be”.On some occasions you may have to join another group in case the group does not have adequate members.
  • A local representative or a driver may only be there to assist you during your initial part of the tour.
  • Security alerts and random closures might affect the itinerary.
  • Please take extra care of your personal belongings while on the tour, every country you travel to is prone to thefts and bag snatching. TCIL will not be liable for any loss of belongings / baggage.
  • Disabled clients should carry their own wheelchair and should be accompanied by a qualified companion who is able to provide assistance to the disabled client.
  • TCIL shall not accept any liability or responsibility for any damages, loss, baggage loss, theft, injury, accident, death, breakdown or irregularity, which may occur in carrying out the tour arrangement, weather conditions, strikes, war, quarantine and any other cause whatsoever and all such loss or expense must be borne by the passengers. Insurance policies must be carried while on tour.
  • The management reserves the right to claim any additional expenses incurred due to delay or changes in schedules of train, airplane, bus, ship or other services.
  • The Tour Manager and the company reserves the right to amend the itinerary, alter, vary or withdraw any particular departure, excursion advertised. For the convenience of our passengers, we will sometimes amend the itinerary. However, all the services will remain the same.
  • There are no refunds for any services i.e. meals, sightseeing etc. not utilized on your tour
  • The images used in this brochure are for representation purpose only.
  • Tours operated are subject to RBI / GOI regulations. Part of the tour cost will be paid in EURO / CHF out of your BTQ at prevailing rate of exchange.
  • Please refer to the Booking Form for detailed “Terms and Conditions”.



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