See the home of Shakespeare on this private tour from London. We can also extend the tour to include a visit to the university city of Oxford.
Stratford-Upon-Avon Day Trip from London prices:
Stratford-Upon-Avon Only – £1245 for 1-2 people + 65 per extra person (9 hours)
Stratford-Upon-Avon plus Oxford – £1505 for 1-2 people + £70 per extra person (11 hours)
Available for groups of all sizes.
Your central London hotel or apartment. Airport and cruise terminal pickups are also available for an additional fee – please enquire.
As this is an 9 to 11-hour day, this tour from London to Stratford-upon-Avon typically begins around 8:00 am, but are flexible.
This incredible day trip starts in central London and takes you to Stratford-upon-Avon, the home of William Shakespeare himself. We can also make a stop in The Cotswolds (an area of outstanding natural beauty) and the university town of Oxford. Scroll down for a detailed itinerary.
This tour is fully customisable to your interests, of course!
Languages – You can enjoy your Oxford and English countryside private tour in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Chinese Mandarin or Dutch daily. For other languages, please enquire.
Meet your guide at your central London hotel, apartment or other location. Relax and enjoy the English Countryside in our comfortable, air-conditioned Mercedes vehicles as you hear about the countryside and its evolution and enjoy the scenery.
Depending on your preferences, on the way to Stratford we can make a stop at an authentic, traditional market town or village in the English Countryside. Enjoy commentary from your guide and grab some fantastic photos before we continue towards Stratford.
Make the short trip to the city of Stratford-upon-Avon. Along the way, you’ll be entertained by your guide as they get to know your interests to make your private tour of Stratford-upon-Avon extra special.
Arrive in Stratford-upon-Avon, the world-famous market town. Enjoy a walking (or driving) tour of the town centre and see the local high street, the River Avon, and the Royal Shakespeare Company theatres. Plus, you’ll visit Holy Trinity Church to see the final resting place of The Bard.
After paying homage to the great man, it’s time to see some of the many locations associated with William Shakespeare. This may include Shakespeare’s Birthplace, Shakespeare’s New Place, Anne Hathaway’s Cottage and Gardens, Mary Arden’s Farm and/or Hall’s Croft.
Stop for a tasty lunch with suggestions from your tour guide. Choose a historic pub, sit-down restaurant, a food market if available, or something simpler – it’s up to you!
In the afternoon, depending on which tour option you have selected you’ll either explore more Shakespeare sights in Stratford, or continue onto Oxford in your private vehicle.
In Oxford, you’ll learn about the unique college education system, and enjoy a walking tour or driving tour of the city.
After an exciting day, enjoy the comfort of your private vehicle as you head back to central London and are dropped off at your apartment or hotel.