Early arrival ensures an almost private visit of Leeds Castle where you will be greeted by your exclusive Castle guide; discover the history of this magical Castle and sample an exclusive glass of Mead as Henry VIII would have! Described as ‘the loveliest castle in the world’ by Lord Conway, Leeds Castle sits in 500 acres of landscaped parkland across two idyllic islands, deep in the heart of the magnifi cent Kent countryside.
Centre of English Christianity and home to a succession of 104 Archbishops since Augustine, Canterbury is a magnificent medieval city that’s a must for any history buff. Discover the scene of Archbishop Thomas Becket’s gruesome murder at Canterbury Cathedral in 1170. Learn the intriguing history behind this captivating masterpiece of medieval architecture. Marvel at the Cathedral’s spectacular stained glass windows, many of which have survived from the late 12th and early 13th centuries.
White Cliffs of Dover
Weather permitting, enjoy a photostop at the gateway to England and admire the famous White Cliffs of Dover, a stunning stretch of coastline that faces continental Europe.
Overlooking the River Thames, Greenwich is a stunning World Heritage site bustling with fine maritime landmarks. See the Greenwich Foundation for the Old Royal Naval College designed by Sir Christopher Wren, as well as the world-famous Cutty Sark, a fascinating 19th-century clipper ship.
River Thames Boat Ride
Get a fresh perspective on London’s attractions with our River Thames boat ride from Greenwich to Embankment Pier, passing Tower Bridge and stunning St. Paul’s Cathedral along the route. Estimated arrival time back in Embankment Pier, where the tour ends, is around 6.15pm.