The tour price does not include transportation to UK airports, extra cost for flying from a different airport other than Heathrow. Customary end of trip gratuities for your driver, meals not listed as included, phone access charges, and any incidental charges. Can we fly from other airports
Yes you will require a passport valid for six months past your tour date and an ESTA visa waiver form which is completed on line. Do you rotate seats on tours? – Seats are rotated onboard the coach for all Amish Patchwork Tour trips under the direction of Janet Wallace. If someone has problems with traveling on a coach, we will try to accommodate you.
Your tour begins at Heathrow airport and you will be met at the departure gate by Janet. If you start your tour from a different airport Janet will meet you at the airport you will be arriving into.
Yes all transport is included except when there is a free day or you book to do something that is not on the itinerary.
We regret that we are unable to provide special meals for those with dietary restrictions, but most restaurant will try their best to accommodate where they can. You can request special meals with the airlines for your flight.
Baggage is one large suitcase (23kg) on the flight, a carry-on plus a handbag. You can pay for an extra bag if needed. Baggage handling is included for one large suitcase. For extra luggage an additional fee will be assessed to cover bell person’s tips and hotel charges. You will be responsible for all hand luggage.
A triple room is the same size as a twin bed room. It will have two queen beds, a rollaway can be requested to accommodate a third person, but cannot be guaranteed.
Gratuities are included for all services and wait staff who serve you as part of the tour itinerary along with guides that I use. The gratuity for the coach driver is not included. If you feel that the driver helped you enjoy your tour, then the gratuity will be collected by myself.
Amish Patchwork Tours maintains a no smoking policy on coaches and in hotel rooms.
Physical requirements vary by itinerary. Some of the most unique sightseeing can mean accessing locations that restrict coaches, especially in historic areas. For your comfort, we recommend packing walking shoes so you fully enjoy every aspect of your tour.
No most of our hotels have hairdryers in the room as well as tea/coffee making machines and irons. Do you offer trip insurance? – No you are advised to have Worldwide Travel insurance to cover tour cancellation, accident, illness and baggage.