Britain on $713 Per Day? Board the Northern Belle
A weeklong luxury train tour of England, Scotland and Wales will be offered six times, May 3 through October, by Orient Express Trains & Cruises, which runs the Venice-Simplon-Orient Express in Europe and other lines in Asia and Australia.
The “Grand Tour of Great Britain” will be the company’s first weeklong tour of Britain; its other excursions there last a day or a weekend. Passengers will travel by day on the Northern Belle train and stay overnight at hotels along the way. Prices start at $4,995 per person, double occupancy. Passengers also get a certificate good for 25% off any one of Orient Express’ other rail trips or cruises this year or next. (800) 524-2420, www.orient-express.com.