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In episode 41 of the UK Travel Planning Podcast, Tracy chats to John Coupland from John England Tours about his private medieval day tours in South East England.
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Episode 41 – Show Notes
Experience a Journey Through Time | Visit Medieval South East England With John England Tours
In this episode, you will learn:
- Medieval day tours available in the South East of England
- Lesser known medieval attractions worth visiting
- Which historic sites you can combine in a day tour
- The benefits of taking a private day tour
- How day tours can be multigenerational and can suit all age groups
Places mentioned in this episode include
- Ightham Mote – a 14th-century moated manor house, gardens and estate.
- Penshurst Place – a 14th century manor house and gardens once the property of King Henry VIII.
- Hever Castle – dating back to the 14th century, Hever Castle was once the childhood home of Anne Boleyn, second wife of Henry VIII and Mother of Elizabeth I.
- Canterbury – a cathedral city in the South East of England with a medieval centre with cobbled streets and timber-framed houses.
- Weald of Kent – The Weald is an area of Kent that is 120 miles long and 30 miles wide.
- Knole – A country house in Kent set in 1000 acres of parkland.
⭐️ A PDF transcript of this episode is available to download here
We also have some useful planning resources on this website for
- Guest article written by John on UK Travel Planning – Historical Treasures of South East England
Related podcast episodes
- Episode #6 – Exploring historic South East England with John England Tours
- Episode #19 – Top tips to help you choose the best day trips from London
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