MORRISTOWN, N.J., May 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Global interest in travel to Britain continues to flourish thanks to the fast-approaching Olympic and Paralympic Games in London, Her Majesty The Queen's Diamond Jubilee, and the recent first anniversary of William and Kate's Royal Wedding, all of which have served to keep the Empire in news headlines around the world. Vacationers intrigued by all the royal happenings and wanting to experience the very best Britain has to offer need look no further than the brand new Best of Britain tour from CIE Tours International, the standard-bearer for fully escorted tours of Ireland, Scotland, England and Wales.
Eight or nine-day Best of Britain itineraries combine deluxe motorcoach travel with overnight stays in first class accommodations in each country's bustling city centers, with dedicated visits to the region's most intriguing attractions.
"The reasons to visit Britain are far too numerous to count," said CIE Tours International President Brian W. Stack. "However, it is clear our itineraries, especially our new Best of Britain tour, have never been more timely or exciting."
CIE Tours makes Britain accessible to every travel budget, vacation calendar and individual preference. Like all CIE Tours' vacations, travel packages are all-inclusive, encompassing airport transfers; deluxe motorcoach transportation; luxury hotel accommodations, taxes and porterage fees; and all admission fees; as well as most meals, special attractions and evening entertainment. Additionally, CIE Tours' expert tour directors and local guides help bring each destination to life, providing travelers aged eight and older with authentic travel experiences that continue to resonate long after their return home.
The Best of Britain itinerary covers the gamut from ancient ruins and medieval castles to banquets and performances at sacred grounds and legendary settings. Truly a magical history tour, the itinerary includes visits to landmark cities, enchanted forests and pastoral countryside settings, encompassing both old and new. Highlights feature Stonehenge and Bath, the hallowed halls of Oxford, a Scottish cabaret dinner show, a banquet at Cardiff Castle, walking tours of Oxford and York, plus visits to Windsor and Alnwick Castles, Tintern Abbey, the Roman Baths and much more. This turn-key British immersion also includes an overview of the Fab Four, with a Beatles' tour in Liverpool, and certain departure dates take in the famed Edinburgh Military Tattoo as well!
Land-only packages start at $1,648 per person. For more information about itineraries and travel incentives, or to reserve a tour, call CIE Tours International at 1-800-243-8687 or visit www.cietours.com.
About CIE Tours International
For 80 years, CIE Tours International of Morristown, NJ, has set the standard for fully escorted motorcoach tours of Ireland, England, Scotland and Wales. This renowned tour operator delivers unsurpassed experiences and value for both packaged vacations and custom independent travel, combining the best of each destination with expert professional tour guides who bring each itinerary to life. All CIE Tours travel programs are protected by the company's $550+ Advantage, a no-fee benefit guaranteeing that travelers are never charged for special features considered optional extras with other tour companies. For additional information, please contact 1-800-243-8687 or visit www.cietours.com.
SOURCE CIE Tours International