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Suggested Self Drive – South East England

7 day car hire from $195 per vehicle*
Flights are additional

Sale Period

Until 31 Mar 19


7 day car hire from
per vehicle*Flights are additional

South East England

Explore the South East and experience quintessential England. Head into Kent for impressive castles and gardens, drive past sandy coastlines and towering cliffs to the pebble beaches of Brighton, Sussex and Hampshire delight with a mix of preserved historic villages and unspoilt countryside. Exploring England is easy. In the countryside, the roads are excellent, well signposted and largely toll free. Distances between towns are short and driving is on the left hand side of the road, same as in New Zealand.

Choosing your Rental Car
Take into consideration the size of the vehicle you require. We strongly recommend a minimum 1.4 litre for two adults. If the vehicle is to be used for day touring from a central base and not for transporting your luggage, a smaller vehicle may be adequate. We suggest you book your car before leaving home as this will save money and ensure you get the car of your choice.

7 days car hire from $195 per vehicle*
*Based Hertz Group B Car UK (excluding Northern Ireland)
Travel: 01 Apr 18-31 Mar 19

Day 1: London – Canterbury (97km)
Journey east to Canterbury and its famous Cathedral. Wander through the meandering alleyways and historic city walls. History abounds in this county - Leeds Castle is 1000 years old and sits romantically on an island. Hever Castle, Anne Boleyn’s childhood home is picture-perfect.
Day 2: Canterbury
Day trip out to ‘The Original Seaside’ Margate, one of Britain’s most iconic landmarks, The White Cliffs of Dover, or Elham in Kent Downs Area of Outstanding National Beauty.
Day 3: Canterbury – Rye – Hastings (72km)
Explore the ‘Garden of England’ as you head along country roads through cute places like Hawkhurst, Cranbrook and explore Sissinghurst Castle Gardens and Tenterden. Winchelsea is an idyllic place of green valleys, wooded hills and coastal views. Hastings coast and countryside is littered with relics and ruins from the Norman invasion.
Day 4: Hastings – Eastbourne – Brighton (68km)
Eastbourne is a traditional seaside resort boasting unspoilt beaches, palm tree-lined promenades and is a gateway to the South Downs Way. 
Day 5-6: Brighton – Chichester – Winchester (120km)
Winchester is a fascinating mix of legend, myth and heritage – think King Arthur and the Round Table, Winchester Cathedral dating back to 1070 and the grave of Jane Austen.
Day 7: Winchester – Oxford (90km)
History echoes in every street in the University town of Oxford. Try punting along the Cherwell, book a cruise along a stretch of the River Thames or climb Carfax Tower in the University for great views over the city. Head back to London or continue with the Cotswolds itinerary.

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Terms and Conditions

Valid for sales until 31 Mar 19 • Prices are land only per person share twin, in NZ dollars for cash or cheque purchase only • Advertised prices are correct as at 04 Apr 18 but may vary due to exchange rates and include VAT. All prices and products are subject to availability at time of reservation. Specific booking conditions apply to each of the services offered. • Surcharges may apply over trade show and special event periods. • Closeouts and Seasonal & Week/Weekend surcharges may also apply. All deals shown exclude airfares which are at an additional cost. • We strongly recommend comprehensive travel insurance be taken at the time of booking, amendment & cancellation fees may apply • Min/Max stays apply − please ask your House of Travel consultant


Sale Period

Until 31 Mar 19

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