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Stratford & Cotswolds day tour from London

One of the few coach tours to Anne Hathaway’s cottage in Stratford

Shakespeare’s Birthplace, Stratford on Stratford and Cotswolds tour from London
Visit Shakespeare's Birthplace Museum

Visit Shakespeare's Birthplace plus Anne Hathaway's Cottage and stunning Cotswolds

If you want to visit Stratford-upon-Avon by day tour from London this tour is probably the best solution for your needs. Most tours from London that visit Stratford have a relatively short visit before you are back on the coach to somewhere like Warwick Castle or Oxford.

This is the only regular day tour from London that visits Anne Hathaway’s Cottage and gardens situated on the edge of Stratford in addition to the other Shakespeare attractions in the centre of the town.

In addition this tour winds its way through the stunning Cotswolds, making photo stops at Bibury, 'The most beautiful village in England' and Bourton-on-the-Water, the Venice of the Cotswolds.

BOOK TOUR   Tour highlights, days + times   About Stratford   About the Cotswolds   Joining the tour in London  

Stratford-upon-Avon & the Cotswolds highlights and tour details

Cotswolds
Relax in the stunning Cotswolds
  • Visit Stratford-upon-Avon where Shakespeare was born, died and married
  • Entrance to Shakespeare's Birthplace and museum
  • Entry to Shakespeare's Schoolroom
  • Entrance to Anne Hathaway’s cottage and gardens
  • Photo stops at Bibury and Bourton-on-the-Water in the Cotswolds
  • Luxury air conditioned motor coach with free Wi-Fi and services of a professional guide

Tour details

April to November - every Tuesday, Thursday & Sunday, December to March - every Thursday & Sunday

8.30am - departs from London Victoria

7.30pm - returns to London

Stratford & Cotswolds day tour from London

STRATFORD & COTSWOLDS DAY TOUR FROM LONDON

Stratford  & Cotswolds day tour from London

Stratford & Cotswolds day tour from London

• Adult £99 • Child (3-16 years) £89 • Senior £94

• Admission Shakespeare's Birthplace • Admission Anne Hathaway's house & garden • Admission Shakespeare's Schoolroom • Admission Anne Hathaway's house & garden • Beautiful Cotswold villages • Professional guide


Stratford-upon-Avon

Anne Hathaway's house, Stratford
Anne Hathaway's cottage, Stratford

Shakespeare's Birthplace Museum

The home town of legendary playwright William Shakespeare is the first stop on this day trip. Filled with history, you will pay a visit to Shakespeare’s Birthplace, a quaint, unassuming half-timbered house.

Your expert guide will take you through some amazing stories and quirks of Elizabethan living.

Anne Hathaway’s cottage

Your next stop is a visit to Shakespeare’s wife Anne Hathaway’s cottage and gardens. This beautiful little thatched farmhouse is the place where the Bard courted his bride and still to this day holds items or original furniture, including the Hathaway bed.

Stratford-upon-Avon - more details

The Cotswolds

Cotswolds houses
The beautiful Cotswolds

Bibury

Bibury was described as the 'The most beautiful village in England' by William Morris. Bibury is a place many people return to time and time again, for its tranquillity by the river, and old stone cottages and mills.

Bourton-on-the-Water

Bourton-on-the-Water is another delightful village in the Cotswolds with its shops, restaurants and tea rooms.

You will walk down the banks of the River Windrush with its beautiful stone bridges, and next to the Old Mill, where it flows over rapids, past the green with its banks of Cotswold stone.

Cotswolds - more details

Joining the tour in London

Golden Tours coach
Golden Tours coach

Pickup

Your tour will begin at Bus Stop 1 on Bulleid Way, this is behind Victoria Railway and Underground Station, one of the major transport hubs in central London. Tour companies are no longer allowed to perform pick-ups at hotels for public day tours.

The driver or guide will check you in on boarding the coach.

Usually all that is required is the lead passenger's name and you will be checked off the passenger list, but do bring along your tour confirmation voucher.

Drop off

The tour ends at Victoria Railway and Underground Station. There are no advance seat reservations on-board, you select your seat on boarding from those available.

More about Victoria Coach Station

If you require more assistance working out your journey, click through on the link below, where we give more detail of how to join the tour at Victoria.

How to get to Victoria Coach Station & map

The touring coach

A professional guide is aboard the luxury air-conditioned touring bus the entire day and will provide commentary and guiding throughout as well as looking after entrance into the various attractions.

All vehicles are equipped with on-board free Wi-Fi and most will have toilet facilities. However these faculties cannot be guaranteed.

Prices & tour reservations

Prices are displayed on the banner link below. Major credit and debit cards are accepted. You will be emailed a confirmation with a booking reference after reservation.

To book you will need your booking reference and in addition the first and last names of all passengers when ordering. There are no paper tickets.

Stratford & Cotswolds day tour from London

STRATFORD & COTSWOLDS DAY TOUR FROM LONDON

Stratford  & Cotswolds day tour from London

Stratford & Cotswolds day tour from London

• Adult £99 • Child (3-16 years) £89 • Senior £94

• Admission Shakespeare's Birthplace • Admission Anne Hathaway's house & garden • Admission Shakespeare's Schoolroom • Admission Anne Hathaway's house & garden • Beautiful Cotswold villages • Professional guide


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