USC Trojan Travel
University of Southern California

Heart of Britain

Heart of Britain

per person

Venture to the United Kingdom for a delightful exploration of enchanting northern England and Wales. Enjoy first-class accommodations on this 11-night, small-group itinerary that features four UNESCO World Heritage sites, the United Kingdom’s premier national parks, and immersion in time-honored British traditions.

Stroll back in time through medieval, walled York, amidst 13th-century walls and Roman and Viking relics. Experience the natural grandeur of Britain’s Yorkshire Dales and Snowdonia national parks. Explore the Welsh castles of Conwy and Caernarfon and admire Bodnant Garden’s magnificent gardens.

Walk in the footsteps of literary denizens, including William Wordsworth and Beatrix Potter, in the English Lake District. Delight in a proper English Tea and hear Welsh musicians perform Celtic music.

In North Yorkshire, visit the 18th-century Rievaulx Terrace and tour stately Castle Howard. Revel in a private viewing of the atmospheric, 12th-century Cistercian abbey ruins of Fountains Abbey and visit the charming, Victorian seaside town of Llandudno.

This small-group journey features a professional Travel Director, engaging lectures and a generous meal plan with wine at dinner.

11 Days
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    Heart of Britain