21150
England

Centre Court at Wimbledon: Inside the World’s Most Historic Tennis Tournament

See the best players compete at historic Wimbledon, where you’ll discuss the day’s match with legendary athletes, esteemed commentators, historians and a former tennis umpire.
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Program No. 21150RJ
Length
9 days
Starts at
8,349
Flights start at
1,200

At a Glance

Strawberries and cream. Borg and McEnroe. Venus and Serena. Federer and Nadal. In all of sports there is nothing like the tradition, history and athletic perfection of the Wimbledon Championships. Join us for two days of the tournament with coveted seats at the All England Club’s Centre Court. Outside of the tournament, we have an exciting schedule planned, offering a complete immersion into the wonderful experience of tennis in its birthplace.
Activity Level
Outdoor: No Sweat

Best of all, you'll ...

  • See the best players in the world compete for two days at Centre Court, and hear insights from ESPN commentator Chris Bowers.
  • Discuss the history of Wimbledon with Richard Evans, broadcaster, journalist, author and esteemed tennis historian.
  • Learn the history of Real Tennis from a professional at historic Hatfield House, and try the game for yourself.
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Chris Bowers
Chris Bowers has been reporting on the international tennis scene since 1986, the year Boris Becker and Martina Navratilova won singles titles. He has commentated on Wimbledon for the BBC since 1994. Fluent in French and German, Chris is the author of several books, including “The Book of Tennis” and “Roger Federer: The Greatest,” which chronicles the career of the 16-time Grand Slam and seven-time Wimbledon champion.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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