Approx. 11 hours
- Walking tour of Oxford
- Entry to Christ Church
- Drive through beautiful Cotswolds' villages
- Optional lunch in Bourton-on-the-Water (village in the Cotswolds)
- Entry to Shakespeare’s Birthplace
- Free walking tour
- Luxury coach
- Complimentary hotel pick up from over 80 central London hotels
Days of departure:
1st April to 30th September: Monday, Thursday and Saturday
1st October to 31st March: Monday and Thursday
Check-in time: 8:30am -8:45am
Departure point: 4 Fountain Square, 123-151 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W
You can be picked up from a number of locations and departure points.
You will be dropped back at Kensington and Victoria areas subject to traffic conditions
On the 28th March 2013 – Christ Church College will be closed, therefore you will receive a refund for your entrance fee to the college, however we will still be visiting Oxford as normal.
Walking tour of Oxford
Follow in the footsteps of Oxford's famous students, from C.S. Lewis to Bill Clinton, as you stroll the captivating college courtyards and cobbled lanes of this historic university town. Take in the famous 'dreaming spires' and see the the Bodleian Library – one of the oldest libraries in Europe – on your visit. You'll be captivated by the unspoilt narrow alleys and ancient squares of this naturally beautiful town.
A treat for moviegoers of all ages, Christ Church is instantly recognisable as one of the major locations for the Harry Potter films! Marvel at the magical grandeur of the Great Hall, used as the setting for Hogwarts.
Discover the captivating Cotswolds! Enjoy views of breathtaking countryside, sleepy villages, and bustling market towns as we drive through the charming scenery of one of England's most beautiful regions.
Optional Lunch (Click here to view the Sample Menu)
Tantalise your taste buds at a lovely little bistro adjacent to the River Windrush in Bourton-on-the-Water with a traditional one-course meal.
Shakespeare’s Stratford-Upon-Avon - Shakespeare’s Birthplace
A market town with a difference, Stratford-upon-Avon is the famous home of arguably the world's greatest writer, William Shakespeare. Visit the picturesque half-timbered house where the legendary Bard was born to gain fascinating insights into his childhood.
Estimated arrival time back in London is around 6:30pm.
Free Walking Tour - Special bonus
Why not follow in the footsteps of Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge or take in the places where the Fab Four worked and played in London. The walking tour you decide to go on will surely captivate you, with it being an experience to truly remember.
- The Royal Walking Tour
- The Beatles London Walking Tour
- Walking tour of Oxford
- Entry to Christ Church and Shakespeare's Birthplace
- Drive through Cotswolds
- Stop at Bourton-on-the-water (village in the Cotswolds)
- Transportation by air-conditioned coach
- Professional guide
- Complimentary hotel pick up from over 80 central London hotels. You will be taken to our departure point to board your tour.
- Hotel return
STRATFORD, OXFORD AND THE COTSWOLDS
This Oxford, Cotswolds, Stratford tour from London is truly remarkable.
Bask in the elegance of Oxford, the ‘city of dreaming spires', exploring such famed places as the Bodleian Library and traversing some truly exquisite college courtyards. View stunning Christ Church, where much of the Harry Potter film series was famously shot.
Enjoy an enchanting drive through the Cotswolds prior to your exploration of Shakespeare's Stratford on a Stratford tour. This quaint and picturesque Cotswolds tour will undeniably captivate you.
Take a Stratford sightseeing tour. The house where Shakespeare was born is the most renowned of the attractions in Stratford for obvious reasons. The half-timbered house where he lived contains a famous, fascinating exhibition, William Shakespeare: His Life and Background, which you must explore on your Stratford tour from London.
Ensure you visit Anne Hathaway's cottage, which abounds with captivating historical artefacts of her era. All in all, this Cotswolds, Stratford, Oxford tour from London will etch itself into your memories.