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Duration: 11 Days
Base Price: 0 cad
land package only

"Learn From The Pros" -11 Day Soccer Training

 

Board a plane to London and then on to Manchester to "learn from the pros" on how to enhance their developing soccer skills.  Manchester - home of Manchester United, has a long history of producing some of the best soccer players in the world.  You will get a chance to see first- hand how young players in England develop their skills.  Teams or schools are advised to book early as spring break period fills quickly!

Lace up your soccer shoes and get ready for an unforgettable travel/sports experience in England!


Inclusions
Exclusions

  • Airport Transfers
  • Services of a qualified English-speaking guide for all tours as noted in the itinerary
  • All admissions and tours as outlined in the itinerary
  • Meals as per the itinerary
  • Accommodation throughout tour in England as noted
  • Local service charges and taxes
  • Transportation scheduled for tours in air-conditioned coaches
  • All local transportation as noted in the itinerary
  • Medical and trip cancellation insurance (supplemental payment)

 

  • Items of a personal nature
  • International Airfare
  • Passport and travel documents (passport MUST be valid a minimum of 6 months following date of return)
  • Drinks with meals not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Lunches unless noted in the itinerary (**lunches provided on full training-camp days)
  • Admissions to sites not noted in the itinerary
  • Tipping for local guides and drivers
  • Tickets to matches
  • any other services not mentioned in the itinerary

 

Itinerary

Day 1 
After boarding your motorcoach, you will "get right into" the spirit of your soccer tour with a visit to the famed Chelsea Stadium that has held a record 82,000 fans!

After the tour, meet coach and continue to Manchester for check in for 6 nights stay.
Evening meal at the hotel and group orientation, unpacking etc. 
Famous people from Manchester include the painter Lowry, the pop group Oasis, and the football player David Beckham.

 

Day 2
Board mini buses for transfer to Soccer Sport Academy for full day soccer coaching including breakfast and lunch

Return transfer by mini bus to hotel

Evening meal at the hotel

 

Day 3
Board mini buses for transfer to Soccer & Sport Academy for half day soccer coaching including breakfast and lunch.
Meet coach of Bullocks Coaches at training ground for transfer to Liverpool
Admission to Liverpool FC Museum and guided tour of Anfield Stadium 
Transfer to Albert Dock
Admission to the Beatles Story!
Return transfer to the hotel
Evening meal at the hotel

 

Day 4
Board mini buses for transfer to Soccer & Sport Academy for half day soccer coaching including breakfast and lunch
Meet coach of Bullocks Coaches at training ground for transfer to Manchester
Admission to Manchester United FC Museum and guided tour of Old Trafford Stadium
(soccer players will find this a major highlight of their week!!)and National Museum of football in Preston

Return transfer to hotel
Evening meal at the hotel

 

Day 5
09:00 Board mini buses for transfer to Soccer & Sport Academy for a full day of soccer coaching including breakfast and lunch
Return transfer by mini bus to hotel
Evening meal at the hotel

 

Day 6
Breakfast at hotel
Meet coach at hotel for transfer to Preston
Admission to the National Football Museum
Meet professional York City guide for tour with admission to York Minster and Jorvik Viking Centre.Both of these sites have major historical significance in this area. Students will receive information to explore prior to departure and the history will be presented in an interactive manner.

Obtain tickets for a premier league match if possible.
Transfer to hotel
Dinner at the hotel

 

Day 7
Breakfast at the hotel!
Meet coach of Bullocks Coaches at hotel for transfer to Blackpool.
Coach for day trip to Blackpool. Group leader to exchange voucher for wristbands at Group Arrivals office at North Entrance of Blackpool Pleasure Beach for a day of fun after a week of soccer training!

http://www.blackpoolpleasurebeach.com/

Whether your interests lie in heritage, culture or if you are simply looking for thrills and spills, you will find it all in Lancashire and Blackpool.

Board coach at prearranged point for transfer to York Youth Hostel for check-in for 2 nights stay

Evening meal at the hostel

 

Day 8
Breakfast in hostel
Depart hotel on foot for short riverside walk into city centre
Meet guide at South Door of York Minster for walking tour including:
The North's spiritual capital for 2000 years, York is central to Britain's colourful history. Among the highlights are the stunning York Minster, enjoy Stonegate and Shambles shopping and live the York history at the
10:30 JORVIK Viking Centre: Group 1 (22 persons)
11:00 JORVIK Viking Centre: Group 2 (21 persons)
12:30 Admission to York Minster
12:45 Guide departs group – group leaders take group shopping and to pre-arranged local museums depending on wishes of the group and return to hostel on foot.
Evening meal at the hostel
 

Day 9
Breakfast in hostel
transfer to London for check-in (or to leave luggage if rooms are not available) for 3 nights stay.
En route stop in Sherwood Forest area for leg stretch

Evening meal at hostel

 

Day 10
Breakfast in hostel
Off-peak travelcards valid on underground and buses within Zones 1 & 2 provided
Board boat (City Cruises) at Tower Pier for cruise to Westminster Pier
Balance of day for exploring/last minute shopping.
Evening meal at Hard Rock Café , 150 Old Park Lane – nearest tube stations are Green Park or Hyde Park Corner
Overnight Thameside

 

Day 11

Meet coach at the hotel for transfer to London Heathrow airport to fly home!