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Discover Britain: London to Warwick

10 Days. Be truly immersed into the British culture on our Discover Britain program. You will not only see the most iconic sites of London, Oxford, Bath and Warwick, but you will have the opportunity to meet a former member of Parliament in London, participate in a medieval encampment in Warwick and live with a British host family in Stratford-upon-Avon.
Duration

10 days

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Program Details

Day to Day

USA

Taking Off

Day 1

Let the excitement build as you board your overnight flight to London, England.

London, England

Welcome to London

Day 2

Arrive in London, a city of rich history, iconic sights, diverse cultures, memorable museums, and more. Visit Runnymede along the banks of the River Thames, where the Magna Carta was signed in the year 1215. See the John F. Kennedy Memorial here, which was dedicated in 1965 by Queen Elizabeth II and Jacqueline Kennedy. After your welcome dinner, soar high above the city’s skyline on the Coca-Cola London Eye ferris wheel, taking in the incredible panoramic views.

London, England

Best of London

Day 3

This morning, head over to Buckingham Palace to witness the Changing of the Guard, then visit the Tower of London, home to the Crown Jewels and over a thousand years of fascinating history. Afterwards, explore London by boat, cruising past the many world-famous landmarks that line the banks of the River Thames. In the afternoon enjoy an authentic global ambassador experience, as you meet with a former Member of British Parliament. Tonight, top off this action-packed day with dinner and a show in London’s West End.

Warwick, England

The BRIT School and Oxford

Day 4

Meet talented students from The BRIT School in London, alma mater of Adele. You’ll be escorted around this world-famous school by current students and have the chance to visit their dance and recording studios. Later, continue on to Oxford, home of one of the world’s oldest universities.  Tonight transfer to Warwick.

Firing the Trebuchet (Celtic Cultures)
Warwick, England

Warwick Castle

Day 5

Visit historical Warwick Castle and participate in a medieval encampment re-enactment at the famous castle. In this interactive hands-on experience, you’ll travel back to the Middle Ages, seeing history come to life as you fire the world’s largest trebuchet (catapult) and learn to sword fight. This afternoon, work alongside local teenagers and give back as part of a group community service project.

Stratford-upon-Avon

British Homestay

Day 6-8

This morning discover Shakespeare’s home town of Stratford-upon-Avon. Visit his house and learn about life’s work. Later, meet your British homestay family and be immersed in the traditional British way of life for the next two days. Your homestay family is carefully selected, based on matching you with peers your own age and with activities designed to provide you with the most authentic experience possible. Eat regional foods, meet local students, and see the real Britain during this unique People to People moment.

London, England

Stonehenge and Bath

Day 9

Check off two UNESCO-listed monuments in one day on this full-day tour of Bath and Stonehenge. Explore the historic spa town of Bath and visit landmarks like the Roman Baths, the Royal Crescent and Bath Abbey. Continue to Stonehenge,  one of the wonders of the world and most famous prehistoric monuments in Europe. Later, travel back to the capital city of London, and enjoy your farewell dinner with your fellow student delegates and leaders.

London, England

Departure Day

Day 10

As your journey ends, head to the airport in London to board your flight home.