Three Jewels of the North Atlantic: Dublin, London and Edinburgh

Discover the storied history of the British Isles with experts and on your own as you explore London, Edinburgh and Dublin while gaining special insight into its people and politics.
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Program No. 22819RJ
14 days
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At a Glance

The storied history of the British Isles can be traced through three of its capital cities, a gripping tale as rich in rivalry as it is in cooperation. Discover how these cities rose to prominence, delve into the lives of the proud people who live there and their uncertain political future after historic, recent government upheaval. From the castles of London to the Lowlands of Scotland, experts will usher you through seats of political power, world-class museums and the sheer majesty of the British countryside before that world-famous Irish welcome awaits you over the sea.
Activity Level
Keep the Pace
Walking up to two miles daily on varied surfaces and standing up to three hours. Cobblestone streets; steep steps without railings.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Embark on a grand educational expedition across the length and breadth of the British Isles.
  • Meet welcoming locals and go inside the world of the royals in London and Edinburgh.
  • Compare and contrast the culture, politics and history of these closely linked nations.

General Notes

Program includes independent time to explore the city and several meals on your own. Group Leaders will provide directions for self-directed excursions. Suggestions for free-time activities provided in preparatory materials.
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