Oxford, Stratford and the Cotswolds Guided Small Group Tour from London

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Duration - 11 hours

INR 7,802 p.p. onwards

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Greater London, United Kingdom

Experience some of the most famous tourist attractions in England with this Oxford, Stratford and Cotswold Villages small group tour. This tour includes an orientation tour and free time to explore Stratford-Upon-Avon, the entrance to the School Room of Shakespeare, a scenic drive through The Cotswolds with plenty of opportunities to take photos of the traditional English villages, and a walking tour through the university city of Oxford. You will enjoy comfortable transportation by luxury minibus with the services of an experienced tour guide throughout the day.

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Oxford, Stratford & Cotswolds 09:00

INR 7,802
p.p. onwards

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Stratford-upon-Avon Canal, Stratford-upon-Avon England

We will have a short walking tour of the charming medieval town of Stratford-Upon-Avon and then free time to explore it at your own pace.

Duration: 2 hours

Pass By: History of Science Museum, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3AZ England

This is just one of the many sights in the city of Oxford that your guide will point out to you.

Pass By: Balliol College, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BJ England

This is just one of the many sights that your tour guide will point out to you.

Stop At: Christ Church, St. Aldates, Oxford OX1 1DP England

One of the grandest colleges of Oxford University and used as a filming location for the Harry Potter movies. Please ask you Tour Manager about visiting after your walking tour of Oxford.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Bodleian Library Bodleian Library Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BG England

You will pass this on your walking tour of Oxford and can visit afterwards if you desire. It is a beautiful old library, steeped in history and one of the film locations for the Harry Potter movies.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall, Church Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6HB England

On arrival in Stratford we will walk past the house where Shakespeare was born on our way to visit his school room. Experience an authentic lesson that Shakespeare and his friends would have had in the Tudor times and try your hand at writing with a Swan feather quill.

Duration: 45 minutes

Terms & conditions

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


Additional info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please note: details and location order are subject to changes
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 19 travelers
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Please note that there are no major COVID regulations that are mandated by law in the UK currently, so you are welcome to bring along a face mask if you would like to, but please be aware that this is not a legal requirement and is not enforced on all travellers in the coach or public places.

Inclusions

  • Tour guide and driver OR driver-guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Pick-up and drop-off at designated meeting points in central London
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance to Shakespeare's Schoolroom
  • Entry/Admission - Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall

Departure time

09:00 AM


Departure point

Earl's Court Station (Stop C), London SW5 9TB, UK


Recent reviews

Roving55046618736   30th September 2019

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The trip was too fast and the visit to Shakespeare's birthplace was underwhelming. Oxford was great, but there just wasn't enough time to see it. All of this could have been recovered with a more informative, interesting commentary from the guide. Unfortunately, the narrative was disjointed and repetitive.

Sheree_M   20th July 2022

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Visits to all three locations were interesting. I was traveling with 3 teenage boys who weren’t very interested in Shakespeare, but who really enjoyed the visit to the schoolroom. The COTSWOLds were lovely. Oxford interesting too.

158JohnP158   28th May 2022

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Two destinations in a day are just perfect. We had a small group which was really good for this sort of tour because we had some extras with a couple of visits to old churches in the Cotswolds as well as close ups of beautiful cottages. Michel was our driver and tour guide and he was excellent- sharing lots of extra information as we went on our way. Stratford upon Avon was better than I could have imagined. The tour now includes a visit to Shakespeare’s schoolhouse in the original guild building. The staff in there was extremely informative and we had an impromptu performance by the master in charge of the school room. A walk around the town afterwards allowed for lunch and shopping. Oxford is a busy student and tourist town. We had plenty of time to stroll through the streets and see some of the university’s fabulous buildings. We walked down to the Thames and watched some rowers practicing in the river. During the drive back into town the traffic was busy but nothing took away the pleasure and satisfaction of a lovely day out.

362deepthip   18th April 2022

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My aunt and uncle loved every bit of the tour and were raving about it. They enjoyed seeing the colleges, getting details on Shakespeare and all the stops in Cotswolds! they said they would highly recommend it

G9861OTpeterc   14th January 2019

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We had a fabulous day on this trip. The pick up at Earl's Court was extremely convenient. Our guide Mark was excellent. He was very knowledgable and he even took the time to walk us to Christ College in Oxford as my wife particularly wanted to see it. The timing of the tour was fine and the choice of photo stops in the Cotswolds was great - we saw churches with gun shot holes in the door, beautiful scenery and postcard streetscapes. I highly recommend this trip.

BandanaB1   19th July 2022

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very well conducted and we had enough time to explore each site. kudos to Michel, he was excellent. Great value for money I would say.

Vivekshetty27   30th December 2019

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This was my second trip with Anderson tours. Highly recommended ! Trip was good and was worth the money . Suggest to have more time in oxford rather than spending time in photo stops at cotswold. But no complains as such . Overall it was a memorable trip 🙂 thanks

cecilyn2019   6th November 2019

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Jo was very knowledgeable, helpful, and a joy on the trip. The tour itself was wonderful; very entertaining. I would highly recommend this trip!

Judy_K   17th September 2022

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We had a tour at Stratford on Avon as planned but things went downhill from there. Our photo stops at two villages in the Cotswolds turned out to be a couple of stops by the side of the road, not at the quaint villages mentioned in the brochure, and we were just dropped off at Oxford with no tour at all. When I asked the driver / guide what we should go see he said to just go down the road and you’ll see everything. We didn’t know what to look for or where anything was. It was a complete waste of time.

Annamaria T   6th June 2022

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Amazing Tour! My friend and I really enjoyed every second of it... the driver, Michele, was really nice and helpful, ready to answer to all our questions and curiosities. Everything perfectly on time! I will join Anderson tour again in future to explore some more of this beautiful country! Thank you!