Spring 2023: Harlaxton Family Trip

Spring 2023:  March 9-13, 2023

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, March 8

Departure from the US

Thursday, March 9

Arrival Day

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

Friday, March 10

Day Trip to York

  • Coach transportation and packed lunches provided
  • Tickets to York Minster included
  • Free time to explore the city:
    • Jorvich Viking Centre
    • Chocolate Story
    • Roman ruins and walls
  • Return to Harlaxton for dinner

Saturday, March 11

Day trip to Stratford-Upon-Avon

  • Coach transportation and packed lunches provided
  • Tickets to Shakespeare’s Birthplace included
  • Free time to explore the city
    • Holy Trinity Church (Shakespeare’s grave)
    • Butterfly farm
    • Walking or boating on the river
  • Return to Harlaxton for dinner

Sunday, March 12

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, March 13

Farewells at the Manor

  • Morning free at Harlaxton
  • Farewell lunch with students
  • Afternoon free for independent departures from Harlaxton
  • Due to full capacity at the Manor during this term, families on this trip will be housed at the Premier Inn just down the road from the Manor. Transportation will be provided to/from Harlaxton each day for meals and activities on the trip.
  • There are two options for program prices: $675/person or $1050/couple.
  • The price includes the itinerary above. Flights to/ from the UK are extra and the responsibility of the participant(s) to book.
  • 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 February 1, 2023!
  • If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact the UE Harlaxton office at 812-488-2039 or harlaxton@evansville.edu.