Oxford, Stratford-upon-Avon, Cotswolds and Warwick Castle
Activity code: 6
- Visit the medieval Warwick Castle and explore the State Rooms, maze & more
- Soak in picturesque sights of the thatched-roofed cottages in the Cotswolds
- Follow in the Bard’s footsteps by visiting Shakespeare’s childhood home
- Discover Oxford with a walking tour & entry to University Church of St Mary the Virgin
As the tour drives through the Cotswolds, you’ll see quintessential English countryside from the coach. Rolling hills, sleepy villages and market towns dot the landscape as far as the eye can see.
Get to grips with everything medieval at your final destination – fabulously interactive Warwick Castle! This fortress dates back to 1068 and still gives a thoroughly authentic medieval experience in the 21st century. Feel the weight of a sword and become a knight, or see the State Dining Room, decked out for a Victorian dinner party.
Stratford-Upon-Avon & Shakespeare’s Birthplace
William Shakespeare called the market town of Stratford-Upon-Avon home, and you will visit the brilliant poet and playwright’s birthplace during this tour. Walk through the house where he grew up as the legendary Bard is brought to life!
Walking Tour of Oxford
Oxford is famous for being home to the oldest university in the English speaking world – countless bright young things have wandered the town’s cobbled streets over the years! During this guided walking tour you will see the stunning Bodleian Library and furtively discover unspoilt narrow alleyways, ancient squares and towering spires.
Entry to the 13th century University Church of St Mary the Virgin. Soak in spectacular sights of the unique baroque design and architecture as you explore the centre of the University of Oxford. This absolute gem is a must-visit on your trip to Oxford.
After visiting Oxford, you will leave the university city and return to London.
Select entries to the attractions from the pricing panel on this page. If you choose not to enter Warwick Castle, Shakespeare's Birthplace or University Church of St Mary the Virgin, you will have free time in each location.
Estimated arrival time back to London is around 7.00pm.
What's Included What's Excluded
- To see our health and safety policy, click here.
- Cancel bookings up to 24 hours before travel to receive a full refund.
- This tour operates in English, Mandarin, Spanish & Korean.
- You must bring the e-ticket provided to gain entry to this tour.
- *During peak periods, additional vehicles without Wi-Fi may be used.
- Our vehicles are modern, comfortable, and kept to the highest standards of cleanliness, including a deep clean every day.
Departure point: Bus Stop 1, Bulleid Way, Victoria, London SW1W 9SH
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Directions from Victoria Station to Bulleid Way: Exit Victoria Station via the Buckingham Palace Road Entrance, to the right of the Gatwick Express platforms. Turn left and walk down Buckingham Palace Road until you reach the first main junction. When it’s safe to do so, cross the road at the traffic lights and turn left. Walk around 20 yards, before turning right into Bulleid Way. Your coach will NOT depart from Victoria Coach Station.
Return Point: Golden Tours Visitors Centre, Bus Stop 1, Bulleid Way, Victoria, London SW1W 9SH
Due to a legal working hour’s restriction for drivers, if your tour arrives back into London after 7:45pm, you will be dropped off at Gloucester Road Underground Station, not Victoria. Your driver will drop you off within a couple of minutes’ walk to Gloucester Road Underground Station. Gloucester Road is in Zone 1 and is three stops on the Circle or District Lines to Victoria. The Piccadilly Line also runs through Gloucester Road, where it is only 5 stops to Piccadilly Circus.
Tel: +44 (0)20 7233 7030