Expertise the Way of life of Downton Abbey and the Crown With Geoffrey Kent
Vacationers who wish to expertise the approach to life of English nobility can achieve this on a brand new tour from Abercrombie & Kent (A&Ok) and hosted by Geoffrey Kent.
The Royal & Ducal Castles is a brand new Inspiring Expeditions by Geoffrey Kent tour going down Might 1-9, 2022. The journey presents visitors a glimpse into the lives of these portrayed in reveals reminiscent of “The Crown” and “Downton Abbey,” whereas visiting a few of the nation’s grand estates.
“We will likely be welcomed to Cowdray Home, a picturesque Tudor property with superbly landscaped gardens, by my co-host, His Grace the Duke of Roxburghe. That is the proper entrée into an exhilarating lifetime of tremendous motorsports and polo (my very own sport of selection),” says Kent. “Then we’ll fly by helicopter to the gem of the Scottish borders, Flooring Citadel, the Duke’s ancestral seat, surrounded by light hills, woodlands and riverscapes. From there we’ve the prospect to get pleasure from nation pursuits together with golf, clay pigeon taking pictures, off-road driving and fly fishing.”
These journeys are identified for his or her unique insider entry and over-the-top expertise and Royal & Ducal Castles doesn’t disappoint, together with a tour of Windsor Citadel that has been authorized by Her Majesty the Queen.
Company may also go to Goodwood the place the motor races in Downton Abbey had been filmed and will likely be invited behind the wheel after instruction from skilled race automotive drivers.
The tour additionally features a polo lesson at Cowdray Polo Academy the place Kent performed with His Royal Highness Prince Charles in addition to visits to Alnwick Citadel (a filming location for Hogwarts within the Harry Potter films), and Queensberry Property & Drumlanrig Citadel.Company will journey by helicopter to additional benefit from the English Countryside.
Meals are additionally extravagant. The tour consists of dinner onboard the HMS ‘Victory,’ flagship from the Battle of Trafalgar, the place they are going to be joined by Dan Snow, creator of “Historical past Hit,” the most well-liked historical past podcast in the UK.
Company can journey with confidence with A&Ok and stays embrace high-end lodging, together with Claridge’s in Mayfair, the family-owned Cowdray Property, and 4 nights at Flooring Citadel in Scotland.
The Royal & Ducal Castles: An Inspiring Expedition by Geoffrey Kent begins at $135,0000 per individual, double occupancy.