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Full-Day Tour of Glastonbury

Begin your day with a guided walk across Avalon, be transported back 2000 years through the mists, to a time of magic, myths and legends, a time when the family of Christ arrived to these shores of Avalon. Stand next to the Holy Thorn Tree which grew from the staff given to Joseph of Arimathea, by Jesus himself. He planted the staff as a symbol of the birth of a new way, the early Christian way, and worked with the Pagans and Druids who had used the ancient Isle of Avalon as a site for spiritual initiation for thousands of years.Then be guided, via the hidden chapel of St Margret, to the site of the Wattle Church in the centre of the Glastonbury Abbey. The Wattle Church is England’s first ever building for Christian worship, built by Mary Magdalene and Joseph of Arimathea in 62AD. A few steps away we find the last resting place of King Arthur and Gwynevere and find out why it is there and how they are linked to the family of Christ. The windows within St Johns church perfectly paint a picture of the hidden stories of old.After lunch we go on our quest for the Holy Grail, said to be buried under the Chalice Well. Find out why these waters in this tranquil garden are said to be healing by drinking them yourself. Balance the red waters, the female energies of the Chalice Well, with the waters of the White Spring, the male energies, which is very close by, in a beautiful candle-lit water temple.We leave the best for last, a climb to the top of the Glastonbury Tor. Witness the amazing energies of the Tor, find out why these hills are called sleeping dragons and look out over the sacred landscape all the way to Wales.

$36.71 Sightseeing Tickets & Passes

TOWIE - The Only Way is Essex Tour from Brentwood

Board the mini coach at Brentwood Station for the start of a 3 hour tour around the sites featured in the hit TV reality show The Only Way is Essex. Your guide who is a local from Essex will point out locations featured in the show such as where cast members, shop, party, eat, relax and have had heated confrontations with other cast members. The tour will visit Brentwood, Romford and Hornchurch and will include a stop at a pub that has been used several times in the show and which if you're lucky you may even spot a star from the show. On the bus there will be a quiz to test your knowledge of the show. The tour will end back at Brentwood Station.

$150.77 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Glastonbury to Tintagel, Boscastle and Dartmoor 2-Day Tour

Day One These are two days fit for any goddess or knight in search for the Holy Grail or Excalibur. We drive through the lands of these legends and present the truth hidden in a landscape where dragons fly and crystals emerge from the ground, where you meet real earth energy workers, witches and saints.We begin the day by driving down the Michael ley line into the wilds of Dartmoor, where we cross bridges over 4000 years old and wander in the magical Wistman’s Faerie Wood. We then dine, as nobles do, at the Hunting Lodge in the middle of the moors. Afterwards we climb up the holy Templar hill, Brentor, where a church greets us, perched on its peak as if held up only by magic and the energies of the Michael ley line.We arrive in Tintagel where we settle into our B&B, and go for an extremely delicious dinner at the Wellington Hotel.Day TwoWe start the day in the amazing town of Tintagel as the tide reveals one of the most magical places, where it is said Merlin himself worked and initiated druids, we will bravely clamber into ‘Merlin's Cave’ where we will do a visualization. As we emerge from the darkness of the cave, we will look up towards Tintagel Castle, which is perched on the cliffs above the cave.Then we walk back into the little village and have a taste of the most famous ‘Cornish Pasty’ for lunch - if you haven’t had a pasty in Cornwall you haven’t had a pasty. In the afternoon we will explore the delightful landscape of Fairies and Gnomes through the woodland of Rocky Valley, where we will discover the Bronze Age Labyrinths next to the river. These are over 3500 years old and are found amongst the ruins of an old mill, said to be built on the grounds of a wise women’s college.Then we will walk into the mystically beautiful St Nectan's Glen and waterfall. Here a space is held for the Fairies and the spirit of the 5th century Celtic Christian Saint Nectan. This is said to be the place where the Knights of the Round Table came to be blessed before their quest for the Holy Grail. In the afternoon we travel back to Glastonbury.

$129.79 Outdoor Activities

Junior Rally Driving Outing at Silverstone

Give younger drivers a preview of the racing life on this thrilling, 2-hour outing. Bookable for any time between 10am and 4pm, the session allows participants between the ages of 10 and 16 to drive on the Silverstone rally course. In the company of an instructor, they’ll practice several specific skills in a Ford KA, and will also enjoy a high-speed passenger ride around the course.The experience begins with a safety and driving briefing, after which participants will receive a brief, in-car demonstration on techniques ranging from handbrake turns to sliding. After that, it’s time to hop in the driver’s seat to practice these new skills. Kids can do doughnuts, figure-8s, and try out other thrilling maneuvers.Then, they’ll put into practice their newfound skills and will drive a full gravel rally stage. The experience will end when they join their instructor as passengers during a high-speed ride around the rally course.Participants don’t need to have previous driving experience in order to enroll for this rally driving outing, and all drivers are accompanied by an instructor in the car. Groups are limited to six participants.

$116.68 Day Trips & Excursions

10 Stops along the Jurassic Coast: Full-Day Tour from Weymouth

Your personal guide will pick you up at 9am from Portland or earlier from other Dorset locations in private, climate-controlled vehicle for the 50-minute drive to the pretty village of Corfe. Built almost entirely from local grey Purbeck limestone, Corfe is a very traditional English village, with a small selection of shops, a post office, a church, and a couple of pubs: stop here for a tea, a coffee, a full English breakfast, or even an early cream tea! Towering above it on a natural hill are the dramatic ruins of Corfe Castle, built in the eleventh century by William the Conqueror, to guard the gap between the valuable marble quarries at Purbeck and the rest of England. Now it's off to the Jurassic Coast. You'll drive 20 minutes or so to Durdle Door, an impressive natural 140 million year old stone arch stretching out over the English Channel, before the short drive or walk to the horseshoe-shaped bay of Lulworth Cove. At the visitor center, learn about the geological processes that carved the cove into this unique shape, before you stroll along the UNESCO-listed coastline. Next, drive 30 minutes or so to Portland Isle, crossing the narrow causeway that separates it from the mainland. Portland was the sight of the 2012 sailing Olympics. Enjoy stunning views across the Jurassic Coast, admire the lighthouses at Portland Bill, Pulpit Rock and explore the three separate castles which once guarded this strategically important island: the oldest is in ruins, but two others are well-preserved. Hop back in the car for the short drive back to the seaside town of Weymouth, where you can choose to ascend the 174-foot (53-meter) viewing tower for stunning aerial views. Finally, and if we have time, you'll head to the quaint village of Abbotsbury with its tea rooms and gardens before your guide drops you back to the Dorset location of your choice. As this is a private tour, the precise duration varies according to your needs and interests, but most guests finish the day around 5pm.

$78.66 Tours & Sightseeing

Durham City half day tour

This tour is takes half a day to compete. All weather clothing will be required and sensible walking shoes as this tour goes through Durham and the ground underfoot can be uneven. Weather is also changeable in North East England. There will be a lunch break for food and drinks on the tour. The terrain in Durham City and around the Castle and Cathedral can be steep and uneven this tour may be unsuitable for those who are recovering from injuries or do not feel comfortable on longer distance walks. If you have any other questions please do contact us.

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