Fall 2022: Harlaxton Family Trip

Fall 2022: October 26-31, 2022

Interested in visiting your student during their time at Harlaxton, but not sure how or when to plan it? The Harlaxton family trip gives you the chance to stay at the manor, travel with your student, and take part in special family events at Harlaxton without the stress of organizing it all yourself!



Itinerary table
Date Activities

Wednesday, October 26

Departure from the US

Thursday, October 27

Arrival Day

  • Arrive at London Heathrow
  • Coach to Harlaxton
  • Settle into rooms
  • Family house tour
  • Dinner at the manor
Harlaxton Manor Front

Friday, October 28

Day trip to Cambridge

  • Coach transportation and packed lunches provided
  • Time to explore Cambridge
    • University tours
    • Punting on the river
    • Museums
  • Return to Harlaxton for dinner

Saturday, October 29

Day trip to York

  • Coach transportation and packed lunches provided
  • Tickets to York Minster included
  • Time to explore the city:
    • Jorvik Viking Centre
    • York's Chocolate Story
    • Roman ruins and walls
  • Return to Harlaxton for dinner

Sunday, October 30

Family Day at Harlaxton

  • Brunch at the manor
  • “Hidden Harlaxton” tour-to include railway tunnels, hidden passages, etc
  • Floral workshop
  • Free time to go into town or explore around the manor and area
  • Sunday roast dinner banquet

Monday, October 31

Farewells at the Manor

  • Morning free at Harlaxton
  • Farewell lunch with students
  • Afternoon free for independent departures from Harlaxton
  • Families on this trip will be housed in the Carriage House at Harlaxton (a short walk from the main Manor) in student-style rooms with shared bathrooms.

  • There are two options for program prices: $750/person or $1275/couple. Please contact us at harlaxton@evansville.edu if you are wanting to bring more family members than a couple, to inquire about family-style rooms and suites available.

  • There will be the option to upgrade to a Blue Corridor (faculty-style, fancier) room for an additional $300/reservation. This is only available for a very limited number of registrants; this is first-come, first-serve.

  • The price includes the itinerary above. Flights to/ from the UK are extra and the responsibility of the participant(s) to book. Arrivals into London Heathrow should be by 10:00am on the program start date in order to take the coach from the airport to Harlaxton.

  • Students will automatically be added to the list for the day trips for this program at no extra cost.

  • The deadline to register and pay in full is September 1, 2022!

  • If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact the UE Harlaxton office at 812-488-2039 or harlaxton@evansville.edu.