Stratford upon Avon and Blenheim Palace

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Tour Number

Activity Level

412055


Categories

City, Day Trip / Out of Town, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

See the birthplace of William Shakespeare and Sir Winston Churchill


We travel by luxury sedan to Stratford upon Avon where we will visit the birthplace of the bard William Shakespeare. In a short walk (or drive) around the town, we can see the house's of his daughters, the grave of Shakespeare and where he went to school. We will also visit the family home of his wife Anne Hathaway's cottage.
After lunch either in Stratford or the Cotswold village of Woodstock, we will visit the grand Blenheim palace, home to the Duke's of Marlborough and birthplace of one of our greatest prime minister's Sir Winston Churchill. Time permitting we can also take a stroll around the gardens of the palace.

Itinerary

We leave London at 8 am.
Visit Stratford upon Avon to see Shakespeare's birthplace, New Place, Holy Trinity Church to see Shakespeare's grave and Anne Hathaway's Cottage.
Lunch in Stratford or Woodstock.
Visit the home of the Dukes of Marlborough and birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill, Blenheim Palace and time permitting, the gardens and Churchill's grave.
Return to London approximately 6 pm.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Any central London location.

End location: Any central London location.

Duration: 10 hours

Transportation

By BMW Gran Turismo sedan.
Please note: My vehicle is licensed to carry 4 adults but for longer journeys it is more comfortable with 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.

What’s Included

All transport and parking costs
Mineral water in vehicle

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 GBP - Entrance fees:
Blenheim Palace £22
Shakespeare sites £16-21 depending how many sites are visited

What’s Extra

Entrance fees
Lunch and refreshments

Restrictions

I am not a Blue Badge Guide. If your tour includes visits to historical monuments such as Tower of London, St. Paul's Cathedral, Westminster Abbey, I can accompany you but cannot guide you inside.

A Recent Review of this tour

David arrived promptly and the rest of the day ran just as smoothly. Tour was as advertised and enjoyed by all. We will use David again if the oppurtunity arises.
Vernon Barrow

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