Art in London







Day One

  • Transfer by private coach from Heathrow Airport to your central London hotel.
  • In the evening you will enjoy a welcome dinner at your hotel, local restaurant or pub.

Day Two

  • In London's County Hall be transported into a world of melting clocks and anthropomorphic sculpture in the Dali Universe.
  • Moving further along the South Bank is the Tate Modern, a national gallery of international modern art.

Day Three

  • This morning you will visit the Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art. The Collection is known internationally for its core of Futurist works, as well as figurative art and sculpture dating from 1890 to the 1950s.
  • Many famous and much-loved pictures are once again on view for the public to see and enjoy in the new Guildhall Art Gallery which was opened in 1999. The original gallery was burned down during a severe air raid in May 1941.
  • In 1988, Museum of London archaeologists made a discovery that was to change the face of Roman London forever when they unearthed the capital's only Roman amphitheatre in Guildhall Yard. Nearly 15 years later, the doors to the amphitheatre are now open for the first time in nearly 2000 years.

Day Four

  • This morning visit both National Gallery & National Portrait Gallery. The National Gallery's permanent collection spans the period from about 1250 to 1900 and consists of Western European paintings. The National Portrait Gallery was founded in 1856 to collect the likenesses of famous British men and women. Today the collection is the most comprehensive of its kind in the world.
  • Afterwards the coach will take you to Buckingham Palace to see the Queen's Gallery. This is a permanent space dedicated to changing exhibitions of items from the Royal Collection, the wide-ranging collection of art and treasures held in trust by the Queen for the Nation.
  • End the day with a visit to the Tate Britain, holding a collection of art from 1500.
  • In the evening you will enjoy a farewell Thames dinner cruise with a live band on board.

Day Five

  • Enjoy some free time in London before heading back to Heathrow Airport for your flight home.

Price includes:

  • Return airport transfers from Heathrow Airport (can also collect from other airports/stations).
  • 4 nights accommodation in a good 3* hotel in central London  
  • Breakfast
  • Two dinners as stated.
  • 3 days use of coach (09.00h-17.30h)
  • 3 days English speaking guide (09.00h-17.30h)
  • Return evening transfer for Thames dinner cruise.
  • Entrances to Dali Universe, Tate Modern, Estorick Collection, Guildhall Art Gallery, Roman Amphitheatre, National Portrait & National Galleries, Queen's Gallery and Tate Britain.