Celebrate 200 Years of
Pride & Prejudice in
Wednesday 17: Depart USA for London on
your overnight flight.
Thursday 18: Arrive London and travel to
On arrival you will be greeted and driven
to Winchester where you will check into
your hotel and have time to relax and
freshen up before heading out to see 8
College Street, Jane’s last residence and
the lovely area surrounding it. Visit Jane
Austen’s grave in Winchester Cathedral.
Evening welcome dinner at your hotel.
Friday 19: Tour the area around Steventon
Following breakfast, we depart for a day
exploring where Jane grew up and lived
for most of her life. Our guide for today will
be Phil Howe, a Jane Austen specialist.
Visit Steventon church where Jane’s father
was rector, see houses where she visited
and spend time in Chawton Cottage. Walk
around Chawton House , her brother
Edward’s home and now the site of
Chawton Libnrary for research on
women’s literature. Return to Winchester
Saturday 20: Winchester to Bath via
After breakfast we depart for Highclere
Castle, or Downton Abbey to fans. Later,
travel to Swindon to see Lyme Park, the
site of the exterior scenes for Pemberley
in the 1995 BBC version of Pride &
Prejudice. Then continue on to Bath for
overnight and dinner.
Sunday 21: Bath
A leisurely breakfast will be followed by a
walking tour of Bath led by a local guide
expert in the history of Jane’s life in Bath.
The afternoon is free for exploring on your
own. Evening at leisure for dinner on your
Monday 22: Bath to Laycock Village, the
Cotswold’s and Stratford - Upon - Avon
After breakfast we travel to Laycock
Village, a National Trust site used for the
village of Meryton in the 1995 Pride &
Prejudice. Then we will explore some of
the small villages of the Cotswold’s as we
journey to Stratford - Upon - Avon. Earl
dinner at your hotel. After dinner we will
enjoy Shakespeare’s All’s well that ends
Well at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre .
Tuesday 23: Stratford - Sudbury Hall -
We depart Stratford following breakfast
and travel to Sudbury Hall in Derbyshire,
the site of the interior scenes for
Pemberley. Later travel south to London
for overnight. Evening at leisure.
Wednesday 24: London Sightseeing Tour
After breakfast , we take a sightseeing
tour of London including a walking tour
through some of the locations that may
have featured in Jane’s visits to London.
The tour will include a visit to the British
Library to view Jane’s writing desk and
Juvenilia. Late afternoon and evening at
Thursday 25: London Free Day
Breakfast at the hotel. Explore London on
your own. We will provide
recommendations to help you make the
most of your day. This evening you have
the opportunity to enjoy a concert at the
BBC Proms, the premier musical event of
the season. (Tickets are not available until
early 2013 - cost is additional and is
subject to location of seats available).
Friday 26: London Departure or Extension
Tour ends after breakfast - Depart from
London for your return flight to the USA or
option to extend at your leisure to sightsee
on your own.
Jane Austen Tour - Pride & Prejudice
17th - 26th July 2013
Cost & Inclusions
Accommodation for 8 nights
Full Breakfast each morning
4 Evening dinners
Tickets for play in Stratford
Transport with professional Driver-
guide and local guides.
Day tour with Phil Howe
Entrance Fees to places of interest
Items of a personal nature
Gratuities for drivers & guides
$3,175.00 per person sharing
$795 Single Supplement
(single space limited)
Deposit by January 15th & Receive a discount of $150 per person.
Pay in full by January 15th by cheque & receive and additional $125
per person discount.