Oxford, Stratford & Cotswolds Discovery - Shakespeare and Spires!

Oxford, Stratford & Cotswolds Discovery - Shakespeare and Spires!
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$69.41
Duration: 12 hours
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Our first stop of the day is the charming market town of Stratford-Upon-Avon! You will also have time to explore this charming town, and our guide will advise you on all the best sites to see. 

We then take a drive through England’s most famous countryside, the Cotswolds, admiring the scenery on the way. Marvel at the beautiful landscape in this protected Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. We stop at a Cotswolds village for photos and a chance to enjoy this lovely village.

Onwards to Oxford, where we will give you ample time to enjoy the most famous university city in the world. Your guide will introduce you to the city, and recommend a walking route which will allow you to see many of the famous buildings of the city, including the Bridge of Sighs, Christchurch Cathedral and the many beautiful colleges.

8am : meet at Gloucester Road Station

We meet at Gloucester Road Station at 8am for departure. (pick up also available at Paddington and victoria when pre-booked) Please be there at least 10 minutes before departure!! Don't be late we can not wait! Our direct departure, means you will not spend up to 2 hours picking up from various hotels and changing coaches! Travel like a Londoner by the efficient London Underground (tube) to Gloucester Road! This departure point allows a quick drive out of London, and means we can spend more time sightseeing! 

Stratford-Upon Avon

We enjoy a visit to Stratford-Upon Avon. You will enjoy 2 hours to explore this lovely historic market town. The area is most famous as the Birthplace of William Shakespeare. Join your guide on a short walking tour of this historic town if you wish! You can enjoy a walk by the river, and explore the town with its fascinating Tudor buildings and pleasant riverbank. A truly English town loved by locals and visitors alike! An inspiring part of your day tour from London.

Cotswolds Discovery - Scenic Drive & Charming Village Stop.

We will take a drive through the beautiful Cotswolds region. This area has been protected by the government as an area of outstanding natural beauty. Our route will allow you to see some beautiful English landscape as we drive through the countryside. We will also see some charming typical villages, and your guide will tell stories and tales from this very unique region. Sheep, cows and horses galore! Be prepared to fall in love with this gorgeous countryside. We also enjoy a stop at one of the regions loveliest villages Bourton-On-The Water! Known as the Venice of the Cotswolds, it will take your breath away!

Oxford - City of Dreaming Spires.

On our way towards Oxford, your guide will tell you some of the best sites to see during our visit to this amazing University City. You will enjoy at least 2.5 hours in this enchanting city. We will recommend a walking route which will allow you to see many of the amazing college buildings, as well as the Bridge of Sighs, Carfax Tower and Christchurch Cathedral. You will be amazed by the beautiful buildings all around you as you explore the city. Your guide will ensure you have all the information you need to make the most of the city, and will be on hand to answer questions and guide you to the places of interest. Your guide will also offer food and drink suggestions for all budgets - consider a visit to the local haunted pub if you dare!

Return to London

We aim to arrive back to London by 7pm approx. The drop-off point is Willesden Junction Bakerloo Line station allowing fast access to all parts of London, with no annoying traffic delays.  Your guide will be happy to offer suggestions for great places to eat and drink in Central London. Feel free to ask your guide for general advice about your stay in London - we are all happy to help!


Our first stop of the day is the charming market town of Stratford-Upon-Avon! You will also have time to explore this charming town, and our guide will advise you on all the best sites to see. 

We then take a drive through England’s most famous countryside, the Cotswolds, admiring the scenery on the way. Marvel at the beautiful landscape in this protected Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. We stop at a Cotswolds village for photos and a chance to enjoy this lovely village.

Onwards to Oxford, where we will give you ample time to enjoy the most famous university city in the world. Your guide will introduce you to the city, and recommend a walking route which will allow you to see many of the famous buildings of the city, including the Bridge of Sighs, Christchurch Cathedral and the many beautiful colleges.