English Literature Tour

from R 35 000 per person

English Literature Tour. A fascinating and educational tour for literary students; following the lives and works of some of the greats of English literature.
Visiting locations across England to experience the worlds of Shakespeare, Wordsworth, Austen, the Brontes, Beatrix Potter, Chaucer and Charles Dickens.
As well as interactive workshops and many live performances the learning is interspersed with some fun activities, such as punting on the River Cam and a day out at Alton Towers Theme Park.

Itinerary at a Glance

  • Visit Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre for a workshop educational session
  • Return to the Globe Theatre for a performance
  • Visit the village of Chawton where Jane Austen lived for eight years
  • Marvel at the Georgian splendour of Bath with its famous Royal Crescent terrace
  • A visit to the Roman Baths, Pump Rooms and other Jane Austin related sites
  • Follow the footsteps of Shakespeare in Stratford upon Avon; visit his birthplace, school and grave
  • Visit Anne Hathaway’s thatched cottage in Shottery
  • Take in a performance at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre
  • A fun trip to Alton Towers Amusement and Theme Park with its white knuckle rides
  • Travel to Grasmere and Rydal Mount, home of William Wordsworth
  • Visit Dove Cottage’s Wordsworth Museum and Wordsworth’s birthplace in Cockermouth
  • Visit Beatrix Potter’s home Hilltop Farm and the Beatrix Pottery Gallery
  • Cruise on Lake Windermere
  • Visit Bronte Country in Yorkshire, visiting the picturesque village of Haworth and the Bronte Parsonage
  • Try the tricky art of punting on the River Cam in Cambridge
  • Visit Kings College Cambridge, the setting for the film ‘Chariots of Fire’, as well as the Kings College Chapel
  • Back in London visit Westminster Abbey, the Charles Dickens Museum and the British Library
  • Take a murder tour of old London town
  • Day at leisure in London, followed by an evening theatre performance
  • Visit Rochester and its many associations with Charles Dickens
  • Travel on to Canterbury home to Chaucer’s famous Canterbury Tales and Canterbury Cathedral

English Literature Tour


  • Accommodation and sightseeing as per itinerary
  • Transfers throughout


  • Return flights and related taxes
  • Meals and sightseeing not mentioned
  • Anything not mentioned
  • Travel Insurance
  • Visas

PACKAGE VALIDITY : 1 Sep 2018 TO 30 Sep 2019

BOOK BEFORE : 30 Jan 2020

Terms & Conditions

Prices advertised are ‘starting from’, per person twin share, subject to availability and rate of exchange changes. Block out dates, weekend surcharges, flight and day restrictions may apply. Pictures only for illustration purposes only. Terms & conditions and validities apply. Prices may change due to seasonal date changes. Visas may be necessary and Insurance is essential. Excludes high season/school holidays. For detailed terms and conditions contact Serendipity Tours | E & OE.


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