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Shakespeare's Stratford-upon-Avon and Cotswolds Tour from London with Lunch

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    What to Expect
    Make your own way to the tour starting point in Victoria, central London, to meet your guide and group. Hop aboard a climate-controlled vehicle and journey from the city into the English countryside.

    Begin with a visit to Stratford-upon-Avon, the birthplace of Shakespeare, roughly two hours away. Explore the medieval market town and the half-timbered house where the legendary bard was born. Learn about Shakespeare's family from a fascinating collection of artifacts and experience how his extraordinary work is still relevant today.

    Shakespeare’s Schoolroom. See where the iconic English writer spent his school years in this fascinating trip to Shakespeare’s Schoolroom. Explore where it all started for the playwright, before he moved to London to bring his plays to the stage.

    Continue to Anne Hathaway’s Cottage & Gardens. See this historical English home — a thatched farmhouse containing original Tudor furniture — where Shakespeare courted his former bride. Meander the cottage’s gardens and grounds overflowing with fragrant blooms and traditional shrubs.

    Complementary lunch pack included. Sit down to a box lunch aboard your vehicle and gaze out at the rolling hills and storybook villages as you ride through the Cotswolds, a designated "Area of Natural Beauty."

    Stop for photo opportunities in three of the region's prettiest villages, including Bibury and Bourton-on-the-Water, often described as the “Little Venice.”

    After a day of sightseeing, arrive back in London at roughly 6:30pm. Your tour then concludes with a drop-off at the original start point.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Golden Tours, 4, Fountain Square, 121-151 Buckingham Palace Rd, Victoria, London SW1W 9SH, UK
    Departure Time
    8:30 AM
    Duration
    10h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Entry to Shakespeare’s birthplace
    • Entry to Anne Hathaway’s Cottage and Gardens
    • Entry to Shakespeare's Schoolroom
    • Photo stops at Bourton-on-the-Water and Bibury
    • Free Lunch Pack
    • Transportation by Luxury Air-Conditioned Coach
    • Professional Guide
    • Entry/Admission - Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens
    • Entry/Admission - Shakespeare's Birthplace
    Exclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • During Peak Periods, Additional Vehicles Without Wi-Fi May Be Used
    • Please note: the tour itinerary and order may change. The time spent at each location is approximate and is subject to change depending on various factors (traffic conditions, etc)
    • Bookings made after midnight for the same day will not receive a free Lunch pack
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Antonio Randall was absolutely fabulous... his presentation from London travels to Warwick Castle, to Stratford, to Cotswolds and Oxford came across beautifully from a well-informed, polished tour guide that made the trip exceptionally enjoyable!
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    This was a pleasant, informative, and comprehensive tour. It starts with well-organized boarding at the station, and at each drop-off and re-loading point. The beauty of the English countryside is displayed, through the rolling hills to the Cotswolds. Stops in qauint English
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    We enjoyed the tour!The places are lovely!Lots of memories! The Bibury, Bourton-on-the-water, Anne Hathaway Cottage, Shakespeare’s Birthplace. Plus no dull moments when in the bus as our Tour Guide Tish was very knowledgeable about British History as well as the current events
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    Dolly is very unqualified and has a bad impression on the British! 多莉非常不合格,對英國人印像不好! 我是參加中文團的,原本中文導遊很不錯,因為英文團壞車自身的問題,導致最後很不愉快的結束,Dolly行為霸道,蠻不講理,把原本我們坐的車給搶走,還把我們團每個人的個人財產物品亂扔! 奉勸大家想參加要再三考慮,反正Golden tours我不會再選擇,花錢買罪受。送我也不會再參加。
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    Only positive about this tour was the areas visited. Expect to stay at each area only 30-45 minutes and that's including the time given to run through the sites. Coach was extremely hot the entire time as the air conditioning system wasnt strong enough to keep anyone
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