Departure Date: 20/12/2018
Get in the holiday spirit, London-style and this is an incredible experience. The Christmas lights are on and there is a buzz in this city as shoppers to their last minute Christmas shopping. Drink hot chocolate from the local Christmas markets and get in on the festivities.
Stay at the 4 Star Thistle Kensington Gardens in London that is located on tree-lined Bayswater Road overlooking Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens. This hotel is within easy reach of Oxford Street shops & Theaters in the West End. Nearest undergound stations are starting with the closest, Queensway (Central Line) or Bayswater (Circle & District Lines) & Lancaster Gate (Central Line). Paddington Railway Station is within walking distance with direct link to Heathrow Airport.
Christmas Lights & Markets Tour. Take in the festive sights and sounds of Christmas in London and wander through the winding cobbled streets of Covent Garden and visit one of the city’s most famous markets.
Learn the fascinating history behind Ebenezer Scrooge and discover the true origins of Santa. Indulge in mulled wine or cider & London’s best fruit mince pies at one of Charles Dickens’ favourite pubs. See sites like Leicester and Trafalgar squares in full Christmas swing, as well as the River Thames and Christmas Market. Get in the holiday spirit, London-style! This seasonal tour will warm the hearts of even the staunchest Scrooge!
Return flights ex Johannesburg to London Heathrow on Virgin Atlantic, approx. airport taxes, return shuttle transfer, a 7 night stay at the 4 Star Thistle Kensington Gardens in London sharing a standard room with full breakfast and a Christmas Lights & Market Tour which includes a local English-speaking guide, one drink (a mulled wine OR mulled cider OR alcohol-free drink option) and a traditional fruit mince pie.
7 Nights from R23,518 pps
These offers are brought to you by Travel Counsellors (Pty) Ltd. Valid: 20 - 28 Dec 2018. Offers are per person sharing. Rates for other periods are available on request. Packages and airfares are subject to availability, airfare increases, seasonal surcharge; high season supplements and currency fluctuations. Supplier's terms and conditions are available on request. Offers include airport taxes. Packages exclude items of personal nature, meals & drinks not specified, options excursions, tipping. Additional information available on request. Valid for SA residents only. Terms and conditions apply. Prices and information correct at time of publishing. E&OE.