August 8-15, 2009 8 Days $2125 Land Only
WESLEY'S LONDON TOUR

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An Unforgettable Christian Tour of London

This memorable tour of London brings the great revivalist preacher, John Wesley, to life! This founder of the Methodist Church has been called the most influential Protestant leader since the Reformation. Attend church services at Wesley Chapel and visit sights which played a key role in Wesley’s life. Other highlights include Westminster Abbey, the Tower of London, and St. Paul's Cathedral, along with world class museums and castles like Windsor and the British Museum. This week long tour is the perfect time to discover what makes London one of the greatest cities in the world!

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Day 1   Saturday, August 8
Welcome to London! We are met at the airport and transferred to our hotel. Later this afternoon take an historic walk through the Westminster/Whitehall district from Big Ben to Trafalgar Square. Tonight we enjoy dinner together.   D

Day 2   Sunday, August 9
We begin this morning with church services at Wesley’s Chapel. Later enjoy fellowship and a guided tour of the Museum of Methodism, Wesley’s Home, and his gravesite. John Wesley, the founder of the Methodist Church, has been called the most influential Protestant leader since the Reformation. We also visit Bunhill Fields Cemetery, where Wesley’s mother, Susanna, and many other influential Christians are buried. Our final stop will be at the Aldersgate Memorial, which commemorates Wesley’s conversion experience in May 1738. Later this afternoon an orientation tour of London introduces us to the highlights of this beautiful city.  B/L/D

Day 3  Monday, August 10
Our day begins with a tour of London’s most magnificent church, Westminster Abbey. Later we take a Thames River Cruise past monuments and cathedrals on our way to the Tower of London to view the exquisite crown jewels. The Tower once held many Christian leaders prisoner. The rest of the afternoon and evening is free for you to explore on your own. B

Day 4  Tuesday, August 11
Today is yours to discover this great city on your own. Visit outstanding museums, shop, or walk through London’s charming neighborhoods. Tonight you may want to enjoy a theatrical production in the famous theater district. B

Day 5    Wednesday, August 12
This morning is free to relax or perhaps catch the changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace. In the afternoon join us for a tour of St. Paul’s Cathedral and a walk through The City—the oldest part of London and now its financial district. Dinner this evening is with local believers who share about Christianity in England.  B/D

Day 6  Thursday, August 13
Today we explore the gems of the British Library where we see Gutenberg’s Bible, the Magna Carta and so much more. After a break for lunch we visit the British Museum and see the highlights of Western Civilization. The rest of the afternoon is at leisure.   B

Day 7  Friday, August 14
Our final day begins with a trip to Windsor Castle —the largest and oldest occupied castle in the world. After our tour we enjoy free time and lunch in Windsor before returning to London. There’s time for last minute shopping and sightseeing before our farewell dinner tonight.   B/D

Day 8  Saturday, August 15
Our tour is over after breakfast and we depart for the airport or continue our overseas adventures.  B

*Itinerary specifics subject to change

included

Tour Price: $2,125
Land Only

Price based on 20 participants and double occupancy
Single supplement=$525
Triples available but not advised

Your Tour Includes:
  • Airport transfers and Windsor Castle transportation via private, deluxe air-conditioned motor coach
  • Seven day London tube pass
  • Accommodations (double-occupancy) in superior three-star and moderate four-star hotels
  • Meals as indicated in itinerary
  • Services of a professional tour guide throughout tour
  • Expert local guides for city tours and major attractions
  • Admission to all activities listed on itinerary
  • Luggage handling: one piece per person at hotels
  • Trip journal
  • All taxes and tips, including end of tour gratuity for tour leader and coach driver
Your Tour Does Not Include:
  • Airfare plus related taxes and fees
  • Meals not indicated on itinerary
  • Beverages except with breakfast
  • Items of a personal nature such as passport fees.
    Passport must be valid for six months beyond return date.
  • Optional insurance for health. (This insurance is available and recommended.)

Payment Schedule:

A deposit of $500 per person is due with reservation. Final payment is due 75 days prior to departure date. An invoice will be sent out prior to final payment. Both the deposit and final payment may be made by personal check, money order, or credit card. However, credit card payments will incur an additional 3% surcharge.

Currency:

Currency exchange rates fluctuate constantly. In the event of a significant drop in the value of the dollar, we reserve the right to add a currency surcharge to the price of the tour.

Refund/Cancellation Policy:

All cancellations must be in writing and date of postmark will determine the amount of refund due. Regardless of reason, cancellations are costly. If you cancel, all unrecoverable expenses from our suppliers will be charged, in addition to the following per person charges:

Time of deposit to 120 days before departure: $200    
119-75 days before departure: forfeiture of deposit
74-60 days before departure: 25% of total package price
59-14 days before departure: 50% of total package price 
13 days or less: 100% of the package price

There are no refunds for unused/missed days.

terms and conditions

IMPORTANT NOTE: This tour requires the ability to walk and stand for at least two hours at a time during museum and walking tours.

On a Journeys of Faith Tour you'll stay in lovely superior three-star and moderate four-star hotels. All custom tour groups choose their own hotel categories based on their group budget. These are some examples of the type of accommodations we use. Each hotel is chosen for its quality, amenities, and location. Whenever possible, we choose lovely European style hotels in town centers, to make it easy for you to explore on your free time and so that you may experience travel as the locals do. We believe traveling this way will greatly enrich your journey.


Please contact us by phone at 816.261.0258 or by email if you are interested in this tour. We look forward to hearing from you!

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