Falco’s Britannia with Lindsey Davis

6 days

From £2,885

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Summary

Exploring Roman Britain with Lindsey Davis

This tour offers you the chance to visit some of the most important sites in Roman Britain alongside both an award-winning novelist and a well-known archaeologist. Our expert, Guide Lecturer, Denise Allen, will provide you with cutting-edge commentary on the sites, while author Lindsey Davis will give insights into how she conceived her popular Falco and Albiaseries, both with main characters who have had formative experiences in Britannia.

Tour highlights:

  • Explore the luxurious Roman palace at Fishbourne
  • Visit two superb Roman villas on the Isle of Wight
  • Enjoy the sacred healing complex around the hot springs of Roman Bath
  • Discover everyday life in Roman Londinium at the Roman Amphitheatre and take a tour of other surviving sites in the city

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Today's Price
£2,885

Deposit: £500 Single supplement: £480

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Meet your Experts

Dr Denise Allen

Andante Guide Lecturer

Dr Denise Allen began her archaeological career in the 1970s as an excavator on many British sites. She studied Archaeology at Cardiff University, with a PhD on Roman Glass.

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Lindsey Davis

Celebrity Guest Lecturer

Lindsey Davis is a novelist known for her Roman detective, Marcus Didius Falco and her ongoing series about his daughter, Flavia Albia. She has also written standalone books, some set in English Civil War, and novellas. Her work has been dramatized for radio and is being developed for TV.

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Isle of Wight
Tour dates & prices

Included in your cost:

  • Celebrity Guest
  • Expert Guide Lecturer
  • Professional Tour Manager
  • Local travel aboard a private air-conditioned coach
  • Accommodation
  • Meals as per the itinerary, wine and tea or coffee with dinner
  • Entries to all sites as per the itinerary
  • Field notes
  • All taxes & gratuities
Tour Departure Tour ID Departure date Return Date Guided by Price Deposit Single supplement Availability
15 August 2022 AFBR220815 15 August 2022 (Monday) 20 August 2022 (Saturday) Dr Denise Allen Lindsey Davis £2,885
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