Oxford, Cotswolds and Stratford-upon-Avon with Traditional Christmas Day Lunch

Activity code: 7C

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Duration Approx. 10 hours
Departure Point Stop 1, Bulleid Way, London SW1W 9SH
Departure Time 08:30am
E-Ticket Accepted
Walking Moderate


  • Begin in the day with a walking tour in Oxford
  • Drive through the beautiful Cotswolds
  • Walk through Shakespeare’s Stratford-upon-Avon and see Anne Hathaway’s cottage
  • Re-fuel with a traditional Christmas lunch
  • A knowledgeable guide throughout the day


Enjoy an active yet relaxing Christmas Day with this scenic and alternative tour.

Start your tour in pretty Oxford, strolling through its cobbled streets on a comprehensive walking tour taking in traditional sights like the Bodleian Library and Christ Church College. Walk the same paths as famous alumni including Oscar Wilde and Stephen Hawking and walk under the popularly known Bridge of Sighs.

Stratford-upon-Avon and a Traditional Christmas Lunch

Leave Oxford and drive through the beautiful rolling hills of the Cotswolds to Stratford-upon-Avon, birthplace of William Shakespeare and home to an abundance of Tudor architecture.

Sit down and refuel in a traditional English pub and enjoy a Christmas Lunch with all the trimmings, setting you up perfectly for the afternoon’s activities.

Explore the native land of the Bard with a walking tour around the historic town, walking past the house Shakespeare was born in and his wife Anne Hathaway’s idyllic childhood cottage, with its thatched roof and beautiful gardens.

The tour will arrive back in London at approximately 7:00pm.
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Additional Information

What's Included in the tour

  • Return transportation on a comfy coach
  • A walking tour around Oxford
  • A traditional Christmas lunch
  • A walking tour around Stratford-upon-Avon
  • A friendly guide throughout the day

What's Excluded in the tour

  • Gratuities
  • Additional refreshments
  • Entry to the Oxford colleges and the Bodleian
  • You will not be able to exit the bus during the drive through the Cotswolds
  • Entry to Shakespeare’s house or Anne Hathaway’s house

Please Note:
  • Cancellations - To receive a full refund, cancellations can only be made up to 7 days prior to departure.
  • You must bring the e-ticket provided to gain entry to this tour.

Date of Departure

25 December 

Where: Golden Tours Bus Stop 1, Bulleid Way, Victoria, London SW1W 9SH

When: 7:45am for an 8:00am departure
If departing from the Hard Rock Hotel please be by the concierge for 7:35am for a 7:50am departure

Return Point: Victoria at approximately 7:00pm

Please Note:

  • You must bring your e-ticket to gain entry to this tour
  • This tour is only available in English