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The West Midlands One Heart Of The UK Many Ways To Explore

ONE DRAMATIC DESTINATION, MANY TWISTS TO DISCOVER

The Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games injects an actionpacked line-up of sport and culture into the heart of England this year. But that’s just the start. Expect a feast of Michelin-starred restaurants, immersive tours and plenty of ways to get around. Choose to explore the city’s waterways by foot, bike or kayak. Follow in the footsteps of the Peaky Blinders, check out the UK’s latest City of Culture, Coventry, or visit the birthplace of the bard himself, William Shakespeare’s Stratford-upon-Avon. All across the West Midlands, you’ll find a host of things to see and do, alongside experiences which plunge you into this melting pot of creativity and innovation.

SAME PLACES, DIFFERENT WAYS TO EXPLORE

Spy Birmingham’s soaring heights from the secretive rooftop gardens of the Library of Birmingham, an architectural gem packed with free exhibitions. Or head to the city’s 200-year-old Jewellery Quarter for great eats and quirky museums. Shop until you drop at the award-winning The Bullring, or chill canal-side in the lively cafes and bars of Brindleyplace. Take a canal-side tour, or drop in at Digbeth’s old Custard Factory for a taste of its buzzing music scene and haven of delicious street food stalls.

UNMISSABLE ART AND CULTURE

Stratford-upon-Avon gave the world William Shakespeare. Visit the Bard’s birthplace and the former home of his wife, Anne Hathaway’s Cottage before catching a performance of his works at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre. Or soak in the sounds of Birmingham’s world class orchestra, featuring everything from classical compositions to film scores like Star Wars. Uncover the birthplace of the Peaky Blinders and spot filming locations at the Black Country Living Museum. Head to Coventry to learn about the birth of 2-Tone music or pop in to Stoke-on-Trent’s World of Wedgewood for a whistle-stop ceramic tour through Britain’s industrial and design heritage.

CELEBRATE IN 2022!

Alongside being the home of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games in July, the city hosts the Birmingham Festival from March. This six-month set of carnivals, dancing, art and cultural celebrations is sure to showcase the region’s rich diversity and creative spirit. Or journey into space at the Reel Store, Coventry’s brand new immersive digital art gallery, a legacy of the city’s year as UK City of Culture 2021.

CITY STAYS

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Entice Travel4 NIGHT ESSENTIAL LONDON
INCLUDES:
  • 4 nights at St Giles Hotel London in a Classic Room
    • English breakfast daily
  • BONUS 4-hour Vintage Panoramic Bus Tour of London and Thames River Cruise
  • 48-hour London Hop on Hop Off Sightseeing Tour
  • Admission to The Tower of LondonFast Track The London Eye

4 nights
from

$709*

per person
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Entice Travel4 NIGHT LONDON & HARRY POTTER
INCLUDES:
  • 4 nights at Lancaster Gate Hotel ★★ in a Double Room
    • English breakfast daily
    • BONUS 4-hour Vintage Panoramic Bus Tour of London and Thames River Cruise
  • 48-hour London Hop on Hop Off Sightseeing Tour
  • Full-day Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter
    • Entry to Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter including the 4-hour stay at the attraction
    • Return travel on a luxury coach with free WiFi and USB chargers on board

4 nights
from

$865*

per person
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Entice Travel4 NIGHT LONDON, WINDSOR & BATH
INCLUDES:
  • 4 nights at Tower Suites  in a Superior Studio
    • Continental breakfast daily
    • BONUS 4-hour Vintage Panoramic Bus Tour of London and Thames River Cruise
  • Admission The Tower of London
  • Full Day to Windsor Castle, Stonehenge & Bath Tour~
    • Windsor Castle admission
    • Stonehenge admission
    • Roman Baths admission
    • Return travel on a luxury coach with free Wi-Fi and USB
      chargers on board

4 nights
from

$959*

per person
twin share

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3 NIGHT BIRMINGHAM CITY STAY

Explore all that Birmingham has to offer with a 3 night city stay. Home base is the Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham Brindleyplace which is centrally located providing easy access to Arena Birmingham, Symphony Hall, ICC, LEGOLAND, and National SEA LIFE Centre with The Bullring, Grand Central and the Jewellery Quarter a 20-minute walk away. Enjoy a guided walking tour and a canal cruise around the city centre, discover the vibrant city that Birmingham has become as well as understanding its important industrial history.

INCLUDES:
  • 3 nights at Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham Brindley Place^
    • Breakfast daily
  • 2-hour Birmingham Guided Walking Tour
  • 1-hour Sherborne Wharf Narrowboat Cruise around
    Birmingham’s canals
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3 nights
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$435*

per person
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4 NIGHT LONDON & WEST MIDLANDS
INCLUDES:
  • 4 nights at Wellington Hotel by Blue Orchid in a Superior Room
    • Continental breakfast daily
    • BONUS 4-hour Vintage Panoramic Bus Tour of London and Thames River Cruise
  • 48-hour London Hop on Hop off Sightseeing Tour
  • Full Day to Warwick Castle, Shakespeare’s Birthplace & Oxford Tour~
    • Warwick Castle & Shakespeare’s Birthplace admission
    • Walking Tour in Oxford
    • Return travel on a luxury coach with free Wi-Fi and USB chargers on board
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4 nights
from

$849*

per person
twin share

RAIL JOURNEY

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6 NIGHT TALE OF TWO CITIES LONDON & BIRMINGHAM

Discover England’s two largest cities; London and Birmingham. Explore London with a hop on hop off pass, giving you the freedom to stop when and where you want. Enjoy a full day tour of Warwick Castle, Shakespeare’s Birthplace and Oxford from London. Next head to Birmingham, the host city of the 2022 Commonwealth Games. Just one and a half hours from London by train, Birmingham is packed full of exciting attractions, world-class shopping and an amazing culinary scene. A guided Peaky Blinders walking tour and narrowboat canal cruise will help you discover more of this vibrant city

INCLUDES:
  • 3 nights at Phoenix Hotel, London including breakfast daily^
  • 24-hour London Hop-on Hop-off sightseeing pass
  • Full day Warwick Castle, Shakespeare’s Birthplace and Oxford Tour
    • Admission to Warwick Castle, Shakespeare’s Birthplace and walking tour of Oxford
  • 3 nights at Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham Brindley Place including breakfast daily^
  • 3.5-hour Peaky Blinders Guided Walking Tour in Birmingham
  • 1-hour Sherborne Wharf Narrowboat Cruise around Birmingham’s canals
  • Return standard class train tickets between London Euston Station and Birmingham New Street Station
  • Return private airport transfers from London Heathrow Airport
Entice Travel
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6 nights
from

$1,839*

per person
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SELF-DRIVES

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Entice Travel

7 NIGHT SOUTH ENGLAND AND CORNWALL SELF-DRIVE

 

LONDON – SOUTHAMPTON – EXETER – FALMOUTH – BARNSTAPLE – BRISTOL – LONDON

INCLUDES:
  • 1 night at Jurys Inn Southampton^
  • 1 night at Queens Court Hotel, Exeter^
  • 2 nights at Penmorvah Manor, Falmouth^
  • 2 nights at The Barnstaple Hotel^
  • 1 night at Hampton by Hilton Bristol Hotel^
  • Breakfast daily
  • 8 days Enterprise car hire in a Ford Focus auto or similar+

7 nights
from

$1,449*

per person
twin share

8 NIGHT QUINTESSENTIAL ENGLAND SELF-DRIVE

LONDON – COTSWOLDS – BATH – CORNWALL – DORSET – KENT – LONDON

INCLUDES:
  • 2 nights at Jurys Inn Cheltenham, Cotswolds including breakfast^
    • Explore beautiful villages in the Cotswolds including Broadway and Chipping Campden
  • 1 night at Best Western Limpley Stoke Hotel, Bath including breakfast^
    • Explore Bradford-on-Avon, Castle Combe and Lacock village a firm favourite for film and TV including ‘Downton Abbey’ and the film ‘Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince’
  • 2 nights at Cape Cornwall Club, Cornwall including breakfast daily^
    • Drive through Somerset and Devon and explore Dunster and Bossington
  • 1 night at Chine Hotel, Bournemouth including breakfast^
    • Explore the Jurassic Coast and stop in villages such as Salcombe in Devon, and Abbotsbury in Dorset
  • 2 nights at Mercure Tunbridge Wells Hotel, Kent including breakfast daily^
    • Explore Kent, also known as the Garden of England. Visit one of the many castles or world-famous gardens
  • 9 days Enterprise car hire in a Ford Focus automatic vehicle+
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26 7
27 10

8 nights
from

$1,719*

per person
twin share

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30 10
32 7
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7 NIGHT SOUTH TO NORTH SELF-DRIVE DISCOVERY

LONDON – WINDSOR – BATH – STRATFORD-UPON-AVON – BIRMINGHAM – MANCHESTER

INCLUDES:
  • 1 night at Premier Inn Slough Central South Hotel, Windsor^
  • Admission to Windsor Castle, Salisbury Cathedral & Stonehenge
  • 1 night at Best Western Limpley Stoke Hotel, Bath^
  • Admission to Roman Baths
  • 2 nights at Hotel Indigo Stratford-upon-Avon^
  • Admission to Shakespeare’s Birthplace, Shakespeare’s New Place, and Anne Hathaway’s Cottage
  • Admission to Warwick Castle
  • 2 nights at Holiday Inn Express Birmingham City Centre^
  • Admission to Birmingham Botanical Gardens
  • 1-hour Sherborne Wharf Narrowboat Cruise around Birmingham’s canals
  • 1 night at Premier Inn Manchester City Centre^
  • Breakfast daily
  • 8 days Enterprise car hire in a Ford Focus auto or similar+

7 nights
from

$2,569*

per person
twin share

14 NIGHT CLASSIC TOUR OF BRITAIN SELF-DRIVE

LONDON – WINDSOR – STRATFORD-UPON-AVON – YORK – EDINBURGH – PITLOCHRY – GLASGOW – LIVERPOOL – NORTH WALES – CARDIFF – BRISTOL – SOUTHAMPTON – LONDON

  • 1 night at Copthorne Hotel Slough, Windsor^
  • 1 night at Hotel Indigo Stratford-upon-Avon^
  • 1 night at Best Western York Pavillion Hotel^
  • 2 nights at Cairn Hotel, Edinburgh^
  • 1 night at Fishers Hotel, Pitlochry^
  • 1 night at Mercure Glasgow City Hotel^
  • 1 night at The Liverpool Inn Hotel^
  • 2 nights at Celtic Royal Hotel, North Wales^
  • 1 night at Copthorne Hotel Cardiff-Caerdydd^
  • 1 night at The Rodney Hotel, Bristol^
  • 1 night at Jurys Inn Southampton^
  • 1 night at St Giles London Heathrow^
  • Breakfast daily
  • 15 days Enterprise car hire in a Ford Focus auto or similar+
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33 12
35 8

14 nights
from

$2,969*

per person
twin share

ESCORTEDSMALL GROUPTOURING

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5 NIGHT HEART OF ENGLAND

LONDON – STRATFORD-UPON-AVON – BATH – LONDON

INCLUDES:
  • 1 night at The Wellington by Blue Orchid Hotels^
  • 2 nights at Mercure Stratford-upon-Avon Shakespeare Hotel^
  • 2 nights at Abbey Hotel Bath^
  • Breakfast daily, 3 dinners
  • 3 dinners: Welcome dinner at The Wellington by Blue Orchid Hotels, Group dinner at Mercure Stratford-upon-Avon Shakespeare Hotel and Farewell dinner
  • Guided walking tour of Oxford
  • Admission to Shakespeare’s Birthplace, Anne Hathaway’s Cottage, Laycock Abbey, Roman Baths, No. 1 Royal Crescent, Longleat House and Stonehenge
  • Expert English speaking tour guide
  • Transportation by air-conditioned deluxe coach
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Entice Travel
42 11

5 nights
from

$2,729*

per person
twin share

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39 10
41 9
10 NIGHT HIGHLIGHTS OF BRITAIN

LONDON – COTWOLDS – DENBIGHSHIRE – YORK – WINDERMERE – DUMFRIES – EDINBURGH

INCLUDES:
  • 1 night at The Wellington by Blue Orchid Hotels^
  • 2 nights at Three Ways House Hotel, Cotswolds^
  • 2 nights at The Mulberry Inn, Denbighshire^
  • 2 nights at The Churchill Hotel, York^
  • 2 nights at Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa, Windermere^
  • 1 night at Woodland House Hotel, Dumfries^
  • Breakfast daily, 5 dinners Tours of Oxford, Stratford-upon-Avon, York Old Town
  • Admission to Worcester Cathedral, Snowdonia National Park, The Beatles Story Museum, Castle Howard, Beatrix Potter’s Hill Top Farm, Rydal Mount and Gardens, Birdoswald Roman Fort and Hadrian’s Wall, Abbotsford House and Rosslyn Chapel
  • Scenic cruise on Lake Windermere
  • Expert English speaking tour guide
  • Transportation by air-conditioned deluxe coach

10 nights
from

$4,559*

per person
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PLATINUM JUBILEE

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6 NIGHT ROYAL CELEBRATION

2022 marks the 70th anniversary of the accession of Queen Elizabeth II on 6 February 1952. Celebrate this remarkable milestone with a regal 6 day itinerary which combines London and Scotland, visiting iconic royal palaces and castles and the crown jewels at the Tower of London.

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INCLUDES:
  • 4 nights at Tower Suites in a Superior Studio
    • Continental breakfast daily
  • Half day Crown Jewels of London Tour with River Cruise
    • Entry and guided tour of St Paul’s Cathedral & Tower of London
    • River cruise between Tower Pier & Westminster Pier
  • Full day Buckingham Palace & Windsor Castle Tour~
    • Entry and self-guided tour of Buckingham Palace
    • Entry and guided tour of Windsor Castle
  • Half day Royal London Tour with Afternoon Tea at the Rubens
    • Enjoy a relaxing tour of London with an Expert Blue Badge Guide seeing London’s most iconic sights and landmarks
    • Afternoon tea at The Rubens at the Palace Hotel
  • 2 night Edinburgh, Loch Ness & The Highlands Rail Tour
    • Return standard class train tickets from London to Edinburgh with reserved seats and free Wi-Fi
    • 2 nights in a centrally located 3-star hotel with breakfast daily
    • Edinburgh Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Tour
    • Admission to Edinburgh Castle
    • Free city map and information booklet
    • Full day tour to Loch Ness & the Highlands
  • Admission to Palace of Holyroodhouse~
    • Entry ticket includes Palace of Holyroodhouse, Holyrood Abbey and Palace Gardens
    • Multilingual multimedia self-guided tour
    • See outfits worn by Her Majesty on occasions to celebrate the Silver, Golden and Diamond Jubilee

6 nights
from

$2,235*

per person
twin share

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