Stonehenge and Salisbury Cathedral Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

284958


Categories

Shore Excursion, Day Trip / Out of Town

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

Leave your pick up point and drive north through Cranborne Chase, the heart of neolithic England. Visit the magical ancient site of Stonehenge, World Heritage Site.

Learn about the millennia of use that created Stonehenge as we see it today. Fortress, calendar, temple or hospital? You decide.

Visit Salisbury, the historic city and market town that grew up around the cathedral. Explore Salisbury Cathedral, built in 1220, the tallest and most beautiful church building in Britain. (Suggested donation £3). Within the Cathedral view the best preserved copy of the Magna Carta, the medieval document written in 1215, that forms the foundation of the rule of law and many countries' constitutions.

Itinerary

>Leave Pick up Point

>Visit the magical ancient site of Stonehenge, World Heritage Site.

>Go to the visitor centre, learn about the millennia of use that created Stonehenge as we see it today. Fortress, calendar, temple or hospital? You decide. A small land shuttle will take you to the stones.

>Use the Audio tour to learn all about the mystical stones.

LEAVE STONEHENGE>>

>Visit Salisbury, the historic city and market town that grew up around the cathedral. Some free time to visit shops & have lunch here.

>Explore Salisbury Cathedral, built in 1220, the tallest and most beautiful church building in Britain.

>Within the Cathedral view the best preserved copy of the 800 year old Magna Carta, the medieval document written in 1215, that forms the foundation of the rule of law and many countries' constitutions.

>Approx 1600hrs Depart Salisbury and drive on a scenic route.

>Arrive back to drop off point.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Meet at Portland Port or a location of your choice.

End location: Location of your choice.

Duration: 8 hours

Variables that might affect the duration weather, traffic, time of year etc.

Transportation

This tour consists of travelling in a large air conditioned 7 seat vehicle and some light walking.

What’s Included

*Transport (Private Vehicle)
*Complimentary pick up & drop off
*Photo stops along the way
*Bottled water
*Experienced, fun and knowledgeable private guide

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 GBP - 15 GBP - Please include personal funds for entrance fees, food and beverages. Stonehenge Adult £15 Child (5 - 15) £4.70 & £3 donation for Salisbury Cathedral

Restrictions

NONE

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