LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Maupintour's English Gardens tour will visit
Althorp, the ancestral estate and burial site of Diana, Princess of
Although the estate is not allowing group tours this year,
Maupintour had made arrangements to bring travelers to visit the
princess' childhood home some months before her death last August,
according to a spokeswoman for the firm. The estate is honoring its
agreement, allowing the operator's groups to enter the estate next
September, she added.
Althorp is located about 70 miles from London, near Northampton,
The 11-night itinerary has scheduled departures April through
September. The English Gardens program is priced from $3,630 per
person, double. For more information, contact Maupintour at (800)
255-4266; fax (785) 843-8351.