England Tours and Adventures
From the legendary moors of Cornwall to the gorgeous Lake District and Hadrian’s Wall, the roots of history and culture in England stretch back more than 5,000 years. Join Road Scholar for spectacular England sightseeing by foot, train, and boat.
Explore ancient ruins and medieval castles, quaint countryside villages, and the exciting streets of London, Oxford, and Liverpool. With our world-class instructors, choose from dozens of learning adventures in England. Check out our England Travel Tips for more inspiration!
The Best of England and Wales
Walk in Shakespeare’s footsteps and see the Royal Shakespeare Company perform in one of England's iconic theatres. Discover Oxford and its spectacular spires and intriguing lore with university insiders. These are just a few of the unique experiences travelers have in The Best of England and Wales: Shakespeare to Sodonia, Castles to Colleges tour.
Enjoy a comprehensive exploration of England and Wales in this 14-day tour as you discover villages lost in time, cities alive with history, and of course the famous universities.
Hiking and Walking Educational Tours in England
Hiking the English Countryside
There are thousands of miles of public and ancient footpaths in Britain meandering over rolling hills, stone villages, and a wealth of historic monuments. In this 15-day tour of the English Countryside, hikers will be hiking up to six miles a day, roaming through the Cotswolds and the Duchy of Cornwall.
Hiking England’s National Parks
In the north of England lies some of the most beautiful natural scenery England sightseeing has to offer, and it’s yours to explore on foot. The Choose Your Pace hiking adventure in England’s National Parks. This adventure is so flexible that you may select hikes from three activity levels on each hiking day.
Unique England Tours
Whodunit Boat Adventure
With so much history comes opportunities for adventures in England you’ve never experienced before. English Murder Mystery anyone? Join the Road Scholars on the QM2 boat to set sail on a transatlantic learning adventure from New York City to Oxford, England immersed in a good whodunit.
Winston Churchill Historical Tour
Churchill’s Finest Hour: A Transatlantic Voyage on QM2 will be a 13-day study about the life and career of Winston Churchill. This voyage will take you from New York City to Southampton, England, and to his home in Westminster.
If you are a horticulturist at heart, the Chelsea Flower Show and Gardens 13-day tour will have you stopping to smell all the roses in England. Immerse yourself in the botanical world as you attend the Royal Horticultural Society Chelsea Flower Show and explore England’s finest gardens.
Experience Travel with Road Scholar
If you can’t make it on a travel expedition in person, Road Scholars has an excellent online tour called Adventures Online: London, The Story of a City. With our experts, trace more than 2,000 years of history during this live, online adventure. Book your travel and learn more with Road Scholar today.