United Kingdom

Quintessential England

7 days£1855

Quintessential England calls to mind afternoon tea, the dreaming spires of Oxford and an afternoon stroll down the Strand. All of those boxes will be ticked on this tour of the major historic centres of Southern England. You’ll take a trip around an Oxford college with a graduate, and then you can judge how lifelike Brideshead Revisited really is.

In Canterbury you’ll visit the famous cathedral. Passing the White Cliffs Of Dover, your Quintessential England tour will end in the scenic town of Rye.

Call our travel experts on

+44 (0)20 7157 1570

Make An Enquiry

United Kingdom LGBT Rights

Why Book With Us?

  • Personal Service
    We want to ensure you have the best experience with us and so we'll keep working on your itinerary until it's perfect. You will have your own personal dedicated member of our concierge team who will help build the perfect trip for you.
  • Our 5* Reviews
    We pride ourselves in the number of clients that are referred to us by our existing customers. Our 5* Trustpilot rating is important to us, so we encourage you to check out our reviews. They speak for themselves and that's why you're in safe hands.

Call our travel experts on

+44 (0)20 7157 1570

Make An Enquiry

Itinerary In Detail


Day 1: Oxford

You’ll be driven from Heathrow airport to Oxford. Once you’ve checked into your hotel you’ll be taken for a private tour of Winston Churchill’s ancestral home, Blenheim Palace.

Perhaps one of Britain’s most famous prime ministers, he’s also buried in a tiny little village churchyard nearby in Bladon.

You’ll then go for a walking tour of the city and visit some of the city’s famous colleges.


Day 2: Oxford

This morning you’ll take a train to the Cotswolds and visit some of the most scenic villages. Visit beautiful Bibury and Bourton on the Water before heading to historic Cirencester – a Roman town.

You’ll sample a traditional afternoon tea in this beautiful market town. All in all, a very English day out. You’ll then get the train back to Oxford.

Gay couple London

Day 3: London

Take the train to London and check into your hotel. Your driver will then meet you and take you for an orientation tour of the UK’s vast capital city.


Day 4: London

Your tour guide will invite you to their home where you’ll learn about the origins of afternoon tea. You’ll also get the chance to make classic afternoon tea staples such as scones and finger sandwiches.


Day 5: Canterbury

In the morning you’ll take a train east to Canterbury, a scenic cathedral city where you can see the ruins of a 6th-century church. Your hotel will be within the cathedral precinct. Your private guide will take you for a tour of the city and teach you about its long and at times brutal history.


Day 6: Dover and Rye

This morning you’ll be taking a train south to Dover. Your private driver will meet you and take you for a tour of the famous White Cliffs Of Dover. You’ll explore Dover Castle and venture into its military tunnels that were used during WW2.

You’ll then be driven to the quaint town of Rye in East Sussex.


Day 7: Departure

In the morning you’re free to explore Rye. You can visit the former home of Henry James and the dunes of Camber Sands.

Your driver will then take you to the airport for your return flight.

Sounds good? Call our travel experts:

+44 (0)20 7157 1570

Make An Enquiry

    Make an Enquiry

    Call the team now for a chat on +44 (0)20 7157 1570.
    Tap to Call


    To get going, please submit an enquiry and one of our expert team will get back to you within the next 24 hours to discuss your requirements. All the prices on our website do not include flights, but we can, of course, arrange them for you.


    John said...

    "Superb client centred service. From first contact I have had warm, efficient, friendly and flexible service."

    Lauren said...

    "The booking process was very easy from start to finish and we got exactly what we wanted, in many cases more."

    Daniel said...

    "Amazing service and really easy and friendly to organise our trip through. Received a personalised itinerary with great local knowledge."

    Your Trip

    • £2,000
    • £3,000
    • £5,000
    • £7,500
    • £10,000

    About You

    All personal data is processed in line with our Privacy Policy. You can opt-out at any time.

    We plant trees with EcologiDid You Know? We plant trees for every booking!

    For every booking made with OutOfOffice.com we commit to planting trees in your name to help reduce the impact of travel on future generations. You'll even get a link to see where your trees are planted in the world via our partner Ecologi. It's the least we can do to give back.

    Read more about Ecologi and how they are helping to reduce the world's carbon footprint.