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Date
August 16 – September 1, 2023
Length
17 days
Pricing from Toronto
$6,829 – $8,209*
Pricing from Winnipeg
$6,949 – $8,329**
Activity Level
Moderate

Embark on an intimate journey through the British Isles from the glorious Cotswolds to legendary Scottish seas on this land and ocean voyage. From London, journey to William Shakespeare’s birthplace at Stratford-upon-Avon, then on to Winston Churchill’s home for an exclusive afternoon tea at Blenheim Palace. Spend a full day touring picturesque Cotswolds villages, and then a magical morning exploring Stonehenge. In Southampton, board the Queen Victoria for a 12-night cruise around the British Isles with stops and cruising in Scotland, Isle of Mull, Northern Ireland and Wales. Towering cliffs, emerald-coloured islands, ancient cobblestoned streets and vibrant culture and history beckon you to soak up the beauty of Britain at every turn.

CAA Member-exclusive benefits:

  • Cunard bathrobe (per person)‡
  • $100 USD Shipboard credit‡
  • $25 CAD Beverage card†
  • 50 CAA Dollars®^
  • 25% savings on CAA Travel Insurance◊

Daily itinerary.

Day 1

Depart on your overnight flight to London.

Day 2

Oxford – Upon arrival in London, meet your guide and drive to Oxford. Check in at the hotel and enjoy the remainder of the day at your leisure.

Day 3

Oxford – Start your day with a trip to Stratford-upon-Avon and visit William Shakespeare’s birthplace. Continue to Blenheim Palace for your Extraordinary Experience: Revel in 300 years of history with afternoon tea at the birthplace and home of Winston Churchill. B/AT

Day 4

Oxford – Depart for a full-day tour of the villages of the Cotswolds. Experience stunning countryside sights that make the Cotswolds the highlight of the British countryside. B

Day 5

Southampton – After breakfast, depart to the Salisbury Plains to see the mysterious Stonehenge. Take time to explore this ancient site. Continue to Southampton and board the Queen Victoria for a 12-night British Isles cruise. B

Day 6

At sea

Day 7

Newhaven (Edinburgh), Scotland

Day 8

Kirkwall, Scotland

Day 9

At sea

Day 10

Greenock (Glasgow), Scotland

Day 11

Isle of Mull – scenic cruising

Day 12

Belfast, North Ireland

Day 12

Liverpool, England

Day 14

At sea

Day 12

Holyhead, Wales

Day 16

At sea

Day 12

Disembark in Southampton and transfer to London Heathrow airport for your return flight to Toronto or Winnipeg.

B - Breakfast | AT - Afternoon Tea

Explore the Best of the Beautiful British Isles

Explore historic towns, Stonehenge and the Cotswolds, then cruise around the stunning British Isles to take in Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales.

Package includes:

Travel accessories
  • Return airfare from Toronto or Winnipeg to London
  • Pre-cruise tour:
    • 3-night stay in first-class accommodation in Oxford
    • Breakfast daily and 1 afternoon tea
    • Sightseeing and entrance fees as per itinerary
    • Professional English-speaking tour director throughout
    • Hotel porterage of 1 suitcase per person
  • 12-night British Isles cruise on-board the Queen Victoria
  • Onboard meals and entertainment as per cruise itinerary
  • Destination transfers

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