Last minute coach touring deals with Back-Roads
Book by 31 Mar 2020 and save up to $1,280 per booking*
INCLUSIONS:
  • Boutique accommodation
  • Experienced Back-Roads driver & tour leader
  • Premium mini-coach transportation
  • Maximum of 18 people on each tour
Sales From: 14 Jan 2020 To 31 Mar 2020
Travel From: 23 Mar 2020 To 1 Jun 2020

Blackouts: 1 Apr - 1 Apr 20 & 12 Apr - 25 Apr 20

7 Day Guided Holiday
7 Day Corners of Cornwall

Description:

From windswept moors and wild coastlines to historic cities and picture-perfect fishing villages, the county of Cornwall is sure to impress. Discover the maritime heritage, rural beauty and culinary pride of western England. Stroll around the fishing village of Port Isaac, before enjoying a leisurely lunch at Rick Stein's flagship restaurant, The Seafood Restaurant in Padstow. Explore St Michael's Mount, a tidal island off the coast and visit the pretty town of St Ives. Along the south Cornish coast stop at Polperro, then continue to Lyme Regis where you can walk in the footsteps of one of Jane Austen's heroines.

Includes:
6 nights in boutique accommodation English breakfast daily, 4 dinners Lunch at Rick Stein's Seafood Restaurant Entrances included: Wells Cathedral, St Michael's Mount, the Tregothnan Estate (or Lower Lanner Farm), the Antony Woodland Garden and Salisbury Cathedral
Bonus:
SAVE $780 per booking^
Notes:
NOTE: Tour departs on 2 Apr & 5 Apr 2020. Strictly subject to availability. Day 1: London - Wells - Dartmoor National Park Day 2: Dartmoor National Park - Port Isaac - Padstow Day 3: Falmouth - St Michael's Mount - St Ives - Falmouth Day 4: Falmouth - St Austell Day 5: St Austell Day 6: St Austell - Antony Estate - Lyme Regis - Hawkchurch Day 7: Hawkchurch - Salisbury - London ^Saving amount is the total saving based on 2 people travelling together. Discount is already included in the price.
8 Day Guided Holiday
8 Day The Wonders of Wales

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Snow-dusted mountains, deep green valleys and an unforgettable coastline - on this captivating journey, we'll go high and low in search of Wales' most iconic sights. Join us as we walk the ancient lands of Celts and Romans and immerse ourselves in this beguiling country's contemporary culture.

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7 nights in boutique accommodation Welsh breakfast daily, 4 dinners Afternoon tea at the Tu Hwnt I'r Bont Tearoom Welsh male voice choir performance Steam train ride on the Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railway Entrances included: Caerleon Roman Fortress and Baths, Big Pit National Coal Museum, Hedd Wyn's home, the Welsh Language Heritage Centre and Castell Henllys
Bonus:
SAVE $860 per booking^
Notes:
NOTE: Tour departs on 23 May 2020. Strictly subject to availability. Day 1: Cardiff - Brecon Beacons Day 2: Brecon Beacons - Wye Valley - Brecon Beacons Day 3: Brecon Beacons - Llangollen - North Wales Day 4: North Wales Day 5: North Wales - Nant Gwrtheyrn - Portmeirion Day 6: Portmeirion - Ffestiniog Railway - Pembrokeshire Day 7: Pembrokeshire - Castell Henllys - Pembrokeshire Day 8: Pembrokeshire - St David's Head - Cardiff ^Saving amount is the total saving based on 2 people travelling together. Discount is already included in the price.
9 Day Guided Holidays
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Towering mountains and enchanting lochs. Dramatic castles and quaint villages. Infamous battles and gripping legends. This Scottish Journey takes us from coastal cities to Hebridean islands, seeking out one-of-a-kind landscapes, mesmerising history and undeniable charm.

Includes:
8 nights in boutique accommodation Scottish breakfasts daily, 2 lunches, 4 dinners Beef tasting lunch at the Aberdeenshire Highland Beef farm Entrances included: Crathes Castle, the Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre and Duart Castle
Bonus:
SAVE up to $1,040 per booking^
Notes:
NOTE: Tour departs on 23 Mar & 19 May 2020. Strictly subject to availability. Day 1: Edinburgh - St Andrews - Ballater Day 2: Ballater - Crathes Castle - Ballater Day 3: Ballater - Cairngorms National Park - Culloden - Inverness Day 4: Inverness Day 5: Inverness - Plockton - Isle of Skye Day 6: Isle of Skye Day 7: Isle of Skye - Isle of Mull Day 8: Isle of Mull - Isle of Iona - Isle of Mull Day 9: Isle of Mull - Stirling - Edinburgh ^Saving amount is the total saving based on 2 people travelling together on 19 May 2020 departure. Discount is already included in the price.
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From cosmopolitan Lisbon to Porto's medieval cobblestone streets, Portugal is a country of glittering contrasts. The remote natural gem of the Douro Valley, Roman ruins and world-famous pilgrimage sites are guaranteed to impress on this tour, which gives us a taste of the real Portugal, still basking in the glow of ancient customs.

Includes:
8 nights in boutique accommodation European breakfast daily, 4 dinners Tile painting workshop in Lisbon Fado performance in Queluz Cookery lesson in Alvados Olive oil tasting in Tomar Cheese tasting in Viseu Wine tastings in Quinta Nova Boat ride on the Douro River Walking tour with a local guide in Guimaraes and Porto Folk dance performance in Braga Port tasting in Porto Entrances included: Convent of Christ, Coimbra University and Joanina Library, Shrine of Our Lady of Remedies and Sao Goncalo Church
Bonus:
SAVE $960 per booking^
Notes:
NOTE: Tour departs on 24 May 2020. Strictly subject to availability. Day 1: Lisbon - Sintra - Queluz Day 2: Queluz - Obidos - Nazare - Alvados Day 3: Alvados - Tomar - Alvados Day 4: Alvados - Coimbra - Viseu Day 5: Viseu - Lamego - Douro Valley Day 6: Douro Valley - Pinhao - Peso Da Regua - Douro Valley Day 7: Douro Valley - Amarante - Penafiel - Braga Day 8: Braga - Guimaraes - Braga Day 9: Braga - Porto ^Saving amount is the total saving based on 2 people travelling together. Discount is already included in the price.
10 Day Guided Holiday
10 Day Highlights of Britain

Description:

Travel deep into Britain's history and culture. Discover Britain's literary greats at the Bronte Parsonage, Beatrix Potter's Hill Top Farm and William Wordsworth's home. Indulge in tasty desserts at the world famous Pudding Club and try a traditional Scottish dinner of haggis. Wander through the medieval market town of Stratford-upon-Avon and take a cruise on Lake Windermere. Explore the scenic back roads of some of Britain's most spectacular regions, including the Cotswolds, Snowdonia National Park, the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District.

Includes:
9 nights in boutique accommodation English breakfast daily , 5 dinners Bagpipe demonstration during farewell dinner Entrances included: Worcester Cathedral, The Beatles Story museum, Castle Howard, Beatrix Potter's Hill Top Farm, Hawkshead Grammar School, Dove Cottage, Birdoswald Roman Fort, Abbotsford House, Rosslyn Chapel
Bonus:
SAVE up to $940 per booking^
Notes:
NOTE: Tour departs on 12 & 21 May 2020. Strictly subject to availability. Day 1: London - Oxford - Cotswolds Day 2: Cotswolds - Stratford-upon-Avon - Cotswolds Day 3: Cotswolds - Worcester - Denbighshire Day 4: Denbighshire - Snowdonia National Park - Denbighshire Day 5: Denbighshire - Liverpool - York Day 6: York Day 7: York - Castle Howard - Lake District Day 8: Lake District Day 9: Lake District - Scottish Borders Day 10: Scottish Borders - Abbotsford House - Rosslyn Chapel - Edinburgh ^Saving amount is the total saving based on 2 people travelling together on 21 May 2020 departure. Discount is already included in the price.
11 Day Guided Holidays
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Description:

Take a rural road trip in search of hidden Iberia. See Spain and Portugal treasures from past and present including Arabic palaces, Roman Temples and Catholic Cathedrals. Experience the historic charm of Cordoba and Ronda, visit Sierra de Aracena and see a traditional Flamenco show in Seville.

Includes:
10 nights in boutique accommodation European breakfast daily, 2 tapas lunches, 3 dinners Entrances included: Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes, the Synagogue of Santa Maria la Blanca, the Mezquita, the Alhambra Palace
Bonus:
SAVE $1,120 per booking^
Notes:
NOTE: Tour departs on 15 May 2020. Strictly subject to availability. Day 1: Madrid - Toledo Day 2: Toledo - Valdepenas - Cordoba Day 3: Cordoba Day 4: Cordoba - Ubeda - Granada Day 5:Granada Day 6: Granada - Ronda Day 7: Ronda - Grazalema - Arcos - Jerez - Seville Day 8: Seville Day 9: Seville - Sierra de Aracena Day 10: Sierra de Aracena - Monsaraz - Estremoz Day 11: Estremoz - Evora - Lisbon ^Saving amount is the total saving based on 2 people travelling together. Discount is already included in the price.
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Go from Great British culture to Gallic charm on this trip from London to Paris, immersing yourself in the Channel Islands' natural beauty and fascinating history along the way. Hear about Guernsey's wartime occupation first-hand from the locals, enter a bygone world on Sark and admire Jersey's exquisite landscapes.

Includes:
10 nights in boutique accommodation European breakfast daily, 5 dinners Ferries to Guernsey, Sark, Jersey and Saint-Malo Oyster tasting experience in Cancale Entrances included: Sausmarez Manor, the German Occupation Museum, La Hougue, Bie, Mont Orgueil Castle, Elizabeth Castle, Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres Cathedral
Bonus:
SAVE $1,280 per booking^
Notes:
NOTE: Tour departs on 18 May 2020. Strictly subject to availability. Day 1: London - Winchester - Dorset Day 2: Dorset - Guernsey Day 3: Guernsey - Sark - Guernsey Day 4: Guernsey Day 5: Guernsey - Jersey Day 6: Jersey Day 7: Jersey - Saint-Malo Day 8: Saint-Malo Day 9: Saint-Malo - Mont Saint-Michel - Cancale - Saint-Malo Day 10: Saint Malo - Dinan - Sainte-Suzanne - Laval Day 11: Laval - Chartres - Paris ^Saving amount is the total saving based on 2 people travelling together. Discount is already included in the price.
12 Day Guided Holidays
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Step into Ireland's colourful past, as you explore the Emerald Isle's rugged peninsulas, quaint villages and sweeping landscapes. Discover Northern Ireland's dramatic history as you tour Belfast's city streets. Visit the Titanic Museum and learn of the ship's fateful journey. Marvel at the mysterious Giant's Causeway, Ireland's natural geological wonder. Stroll around the old city walls of Derry, before continuing to the Isle of Doagh. Explore Connemara, then take a walking tour of the harbour city of Galway. Admire the magnificent Cliffs of Moher that rise high above the Atlantic Ocean. Stop at Dingle Peninsula, explore the iconic Blarney Castle and take a historical walking tour of Kinsale.

Includes:
11 nights in boutique accommodation Irish breakfast daily, 1 lunch, 5 dinners Entrances included: Battle of the Boyne Visitor Centre, Titanic Museum, Giant's Causeway, Doagh Famine Village, UIster American Folk Park, Connemara Heritage and History Centre, Caherconnell Stone Fort, Cliffs of Moher, Gallarus Oratory, Blasket Centre, Blarney Castle, Charles Fort and Huntington Castle
Bonus:
SAVE $1,080 per booking^
Notes:
NOTE: Tour departs on 5 May 2020 . Strictly subject to availability. Day 1: Dublin - Belfast Day 2: Belfast - Londonderry Day 3: Londonderry - North Irish Coast - Londonderry Day 4: Londonderry - Roscommon Day 5: Roscommon - Connemara - Galway Day 6: Galway Day 7: Galway - The Burren - Dingle Peninsula Day 8: Dingle Peninsula Day 9: Dingle Peninsula - Kenmare - Cork Day 10: Cork - Kinsale - Cork Day 11: Cork - Tipperary - Kilkenny Day 12: Kilkenny - Avoca - Dublin ^Saving amount is the total saving based on 2 people travelling together. Discount is already included in the price.
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Discover cities that have shaped the world's culture. Regional flavours and renowned wines, celebrated around the globe. And picture-perfect landscapes that will capture your imagination and stay in your heart. Exploring Italy is truly an experience to be savoured.

Includes:
11 nights in boutique accommodation European breakfast daily, 2 lunches, 6 dinners Entrances included: Isola Madre, Isola Bella and Isola dei Pescatori
Bonus:
SAVE $1,220 per booking^
Notes:
NOTE: Tour departs on 26 Apr, 14 May & 21 May 2020. Strictly subject to availability. Day 1: Rome - Assisi - Perugia Day 2: Perugia - Siena - Tuscany Day 3: Tuscany Day 4: Tuscany - Florence - Lucca Day 5: Lucca - Pisa - Lucca Day 6: Lucca - Camogli - San Fruttuoso - Portofino - Santa Margherita Ligure Day 7: Santa Margherita Ligure - Barolo - Asti - Cherasco Day 8: Cherasco - Alba - Lake Orta - Lake Maggiore Day 9: Lake Maggiore Day 10: Lake Maggiore - Lecco - Tirano Day 11: Tirano - Lake Molveno - Trento Day 12: Trento - Verona - Venice ^Saving amount is the total saving based on 2 people travelling together on 21 May 2020 departure. Discount is already included in the price.
PACKAGE TERMS & CONDITIONS: It is our policy to present the cost of our holidays inclusive of all airport and government charges. Please accept however that these charges are not within our control, therefore we reserve the right to pass on any increase.. Travel agent professional service fees where charged, will be additional to the advertised prices. Valid for sales to 31 Mar 2020. Valid for travel commenced and completed within the period 23 Mar 2020 to 1 Jun 2020 (unless otherwise specified).*Saving of up to $1,280 per booking is based on 2 people travelling together on the 11 Day London to Paris via the Channel Islands tour.
Discount is already included in the prices shown.
Offer is not combinable with any other offer.
Valid for new bookings only.
Surcharge may apply on selected dates.
Deposit may be required at the time of booking.
Cancellation and amendment fees apply.
All prices are subject to change or withdrawal without prior notice.
Tours are strictly subject to availability.
Prices are land only, airfares are additional.
For full terms and conditions see www.backroadstouring.com.
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