Stratford upon Avon and Blenheim Palace

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Tour Number

Activity Level

412055


Categories

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

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 Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel

End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel

Duration: 10 hours

Transportation

Transport will be a luxury Mercedes E Class air conditioned sedan with panoramic sunroof.

My vehicle is licensed to carry 4 passengers but on longer journeys it is more comfortable with 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.

I also have access to a larger vehicle to accommodate up to 6 passengers subject to availability. A small additional charge will be made.

Please contact me for more information.

What’s Included

Other: 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

Other: 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.
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