Multi-Country: British Isles
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Visit the British Isles!
If you’re browsing tours to Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland, England and/or Wales, then you’re really looking at tours to any of the five countries that make up the British Isles (yes, Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland are different countries on the island of Ireland).
There are varying opinions on what encompasses the British Isles so we’d like to help clear up the confusion so you can book your British Isles Vacation to the right place! Are the British Isles, United Kingdom and Great Britain the same thing? No.
The British Isles are made up of: Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland, England and Wales.
The United Kingdom (owned by the British crown) only includes: Northern Ireland, Scotland, England and Wales.
Great Britain is simply the land mass that incorporates Scotland, England and Wales.
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Learn about where to go, how to get around, and what to do on your vacation to the British Isles!
How to Get Started
There are many things to consider when planning your vacation to the British Isles, and it can be difficult to know what to expect. If you don't already have the answers to the following questions our travel specialists will review your options with you to help create the perfect Multi-Country tour!
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Take in the views of the beautiful Irish and Great British countryside as you drive yourself from town to town. Perfect for the independent traveler, our self-drive tours provide you with just enough structure to give you peace of mind, but the freedom to spend your time however you want. Self-drive tours include accommodations, car rental, 24/hour traveler hotline, a personal travel specialist and more. Are you ready for your next self-guided vacation to Ireland and/or the United Kingdom? Start here!
Itinerary: We are professional itinerary planners. We’ll help you pick which towns to visit and how long to stay.
Accommodations: B&B’s, boutique or modern hotels or Castles (where available) – it’s your choice or experience them all.
Vehicles: Choose your car size, rent a van, drive a luxury car or even explore on a motorcycle.
Sights, Attractions & Day Tours: Design your trip based on the things you want to see and do.
Interests & Themes: Love history, castles or pubs? Combine your interests and personalize your trip.
Need a little more guidance on your trip to the British Isles? Or perhaps looking to add a bit of luxury to your Irish and/or Great British experience?
Hire an expert private driver-guide to take you through Ireland and the United Kingdom. Experience all of the most famed hot spots and highlights as well as hidden secrets as your very own driver takes you from place to place. There’s no way to beat the added touch of a knowledgeable local giving you insight into your trip!
Create your own tour: We are professional itinerary planners. We’ll design an itinerary around your interests and locations on your must-see list.
The Chauffeur Difference: Your driver will add an extra element of personal service and expert guidance.
Airport Transfers: Enjoy the personal service of door-to-door transfers to/from the airport to your accommodation – it’s that simple!
Day Tour Hire: If you’re just looking for a driver-guide to take you out on tour for the day, our chauffeured day tours are a great option.
Cruise Stop Day Tours: Get greeted at your cruise port for an authentic touring experience of the local areas.
Not interested in spending a lot of time moving from one point to another? Or maybe you just hate unpacking and packing your bag every night?
Our city-stay packages allow you to immerse yourself in any of our featured cities and towns, while using it as "home-base" for sightseeing, activities, and tours. Check out our City-Stay tours to Ireland, Scotland, England and Wales to choose the best option for you or even combine several city-stay tours!
Let Tenon Tours help plan your dream British Isles honeymoon! Every couple is different, Tenon is a custom tour specialist and we’ll work with you to create a honeymoon trip to Ireland and the United Kingdom that fits YOU.
You may join a tour, hit the road on a self-drive trip or even get a taste of luxury while hiring a chauffeur driver to show you around. Cozy B&B’s, luxury castles or fancy hotels rooms- it’s your choice.
Nothing quite says romance like exploring the Scottish Highlands combined with the Welsh Coast and Irish castles with your new hubby or wife without any of the stress of planning. Your Personal Travel Specialist will help you sort through your options to Ireland and Great Britain so that you can focus on wedding plans.
Discover some of the most inclusive guided tours of the British Isles. Traditional escorted tours to the British Isles include: scheduled daily itinerary, hotel accommodations, most meals enjoyed with your tour group, entrances to attractions, professional driver-guide, transportation via luxury motorcoach, city tours, porterage & more!