ENG 5-240
England Trip
January, 2001

Cost: $3470.00 per person including air from Chicago, hotels and taxes, ten days of touring the English countryside by coach including breakfast and dinner each day, 10 plays, National Theater tour, Parliament tour, a tour of the Globe theater and airport transfers back to Heathrow airport.

ITINERARY AND CONTACT INFORMATION FOR FAMILY AND FRIENDS:
Note: T
o dial England you must dial 011-44 then the phone numbers listed below.

  • January 4
    Depart Chicago, O’Hare airport on British Airways 298 at 5:35pm

  • January 5&6
    Arrive London Heathrow airport at 7:20am. Depart for Canterbury. Sightseeing along
    the way will include Windsor Castle, Dover Castle and the Canterbury Cathedral.
    The Slatters Hotel St. Margaret’s St., Canterbury, Kent CT12TR
    PH: 1227 463271

  • January 7&8
    Depart for Salisbury, going by way of Rye and Winchester. Sightseeing will include
    the Salisbury Plain ,prehistoric Stonehenge and the great Salisbury Cathedral.
    Grasmere House Hotel, Harnham Road, Salisbury Wiltshire SP28JN
    PH: 1722 338388

  • January 9
    Day tour of Bath including the Roman Baths and Bath Abbey, and pump room.
    Hotel St. Clair, 1 Crescent Gardens, Upper Bristol Rd, Bath BA12NA
    PH: 1225 425543

  • January 10&11
    Travel north via Chipping Camden and through the Costwolds for lunch then on to Oxford. After touring Oxford on to Stratford where sightseeing will include the Royal Shakespeare Theater including a theater productions The Secret Garden and Henry VI. Other sights will include Ann Hathaway’s Cottage, Mary Arden’s House,
    Shakespeare’s Birthplace and Holy Trinity Church.
    Falcon Hotel, Chapel Street, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire
    PH: 1789 279953

  • January 12&13
    To Keswick with visits at the Warwick Castle, Coventry Cathedral, and the Kenilworth Castle.
    The Keswick Country House Hotel Station Rd., Keswick-on Derwentwater PH: 1768 772020

  • January 14
    Travel from Keswich to Helmsley through the lovely countryside of North Yorkshire. Overnight and dinner at the Black Swan will be one of the highlights of the trip.
    Black Swan Hotel, Market Place, Helmsley, North Yorkshire YO625BT
    PH: 1439 770466
  • January 15-26
    On to London. Tuesday an all day tour of London including Westminster Abbey, the Tower of London and St. Paul’s Cathedral
    Strand Palace Hotel, 372 The Strand, London WC2ROJJ, England
    NEW PH: 207 836 8080
  • January 26
    Depart London Heathrow on British Air 297 at 1:10pm; arrive Chicago O’Hare 6:05pm

Revised 11/10/00