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Luxury

Captivating Cornwall and Cotswolds

London Return
9 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: EULXBC9
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Trip Highlights

Explore Cotswolds' Hidden Gems

With a local guiding the way, discover the hidden sights of the region, followed by lunch at the guide's cottage.

Comb Cornwall's Coves

Secluded bays, craggy shorelines and pretty fishing villages are yours to explore in Cornwall.

Minack Theatre

Visit Porthcurno and the open-air Minack Theatre, nestled in the clifftop and made entirely from granite.

Your Vacation Includes

  • Experiences in eight destinations
  • APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusion in Oxford
  • A total of 15 meals
  • Expert APT Tour Director
  • Eight nights authentic accommodation
  • Transfers, porterage and gratuities

Map & Itinerary

Europe map EULXBC9 2021
London Return

Designed Exclusively for APT guests

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories

Arrive in London, where you will be met on arrival and transferred to your hotel. Tonight, come together for a welcome reception.

Stay: London, The May Fair Hotel

View across the river looking towards large city buildings at dusk with a pink sky, London

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Perhaps take an Oxford movie tour or delve into the scientific discoveries that put Oxford on the map.


Travel to Oxford, where you’ll be treated to a special behind-the-scenes tour of its famous university. Afterwards, choose your sightseeing. Later, arrive in Minster Lovell within the Cotswold district, where you’ll stay in a quintessential country estate.

Stay: Two Nights, Minster Lovell, Minster Mill Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Discover the Cotswolds in depth. See old stone mansions, thatched cottages and churches. A local guide will take you to the hidden gems of this picturesque region. Afterwards, enjoy a traditional English lunch in their quaint private cottage.


Today is all about your Signature Experience. We have left the remainder of the day free for you to explore at your leisure.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

This morning, take in the southern Cotswolds, before stepping back in time with a visit to Sandy Lane. Continue to the historic spa town of Bath, where you will have free time to explore. Later, venture into the county of Cornwall and enter a world of immense cliffs, vibrant surf and pure white sands. Arrive at your hotel, which offers outstanding views of the sparkling sea.

Stay: Two Nights, Cornwall, Carlyon Bay Hotel, in a Sea Facing Room

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Tuck into a succulent fresh seafood lunch at Rick Stein’s Cafe. Featuring dishes inspired by the celebrity chef’s travels, the restaurant takes full advantage of its seaside location, where the freshest fish arrives at the front door.


Follow the craggy coastline on a scenic drive to Porthcurno, which houses one of the best beaches in Cornwall. It’s then time to for your Signature Experience.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Explore St Nectan’s Kieve before a very special lunch at Emily Scott’s St Tudy Inn. Later, discover the world’s largest indoor rainforest at the Eden Project.

Stay: Two Nights, Dartmoor National Park, Bovey Castle

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Discover Cornwall’s spectacular north coast then enjoy an afternoon at leisure.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Travel to Teddington in South West London, stopping at the small village of Castle Cary on the way. Tonight, savour a farewell dinner.

Stay: Teddington, The Lensbury

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Be transferred to London Heathrow airport.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Small Group Discovery

With a maximum of only 20 guests, explore destinations in-depth and make genuine connections with your guides

Unique and authentic stays

Your hand-picked accommodation offers the perfect blend of luxurious, unique and authentic properties.

Away from the tourist trail

Venture away from the regular tourist trail with after hours, behind-the-scenes or exclusive access in select locations.

Our people are passionate about dreaming up once-in-a-lifetime experiences for our guests and making them possible