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A Stroll in Time and Art

If "all the world is a stage" then the River Avon presents the theater of swans. My sister-in-law... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Donna H
Mukilteo, Washington
Beautiful walk

Please walk down the Avon it is beautiful. There are swans geese and ducks. Beautiful trees and the... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
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Stratford-upon-Avon, England

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If "all the world is a stage" then the River Avon presents the theater of swans. My sister-in-law and I walked along the river, and I think we took pictures of every swan. We needed the peace the walk gave us because of our hectic...More

Thank Donna H
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Please walk down the Avon it is beautiful. There are swans geese and ducks. Beautiful trees and the river itself is fabulous. There are plenty of benches to sit and have a rest and we finished our walk at the outdoor market stalls where we...More

Thank kacky1
Reviewed 1 November 2017

A wonderful sunny fall day certainly made for a delightful walk along the Avon River. We enjoyed see some boats go through the locks, went over a few bridges, and saw the famous swans. Perfect for an afternoon stroll and people watching! Plenty of cafes,...More

Thank pasowine
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Some say you only need to be Stratford for a day. I was there for 3 days and I will go back and stay much longer.

Thank Brightside2015
Reviewed 16 September 2017

The gorgeous weather just lured me out there along the Avon. I wasn't expecting the village to be in such a lovely setting. I'll be back.

1  Thank Mike N
Reviewed 10 September 2017

I didn't do the entire walk but loved the walk I took from Holy Trinity Church, over the Avon, and back into town. The view of the church from the other side of the river is fantastic. I watched as a barge was steered through...More

Thank Adrienne P
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Went on a leisurely stroll taking in some lovely contryside by the water. Relaxing and enjoyable way to spend a few hours.

Thank Steve16588
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This was everything and more of what I imagined. We have been dreaming about visiting this spot for years and it is just beautiful. It meanders past the Royal Shakespeare Company's Theatre. with a beautiful park on the banks. Just wonderful.

1  Thank Basill_Mo
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Lovely walk,easy to follow, as long or short as you can manage, great attractions near by, lovely picnic areas.

Thank Dawn K
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The 3 Mile walk was very peaceful and it was very calming. I would really recommend it. There is a lock by the walk which seems that many people want to have their photograph taken with. Just mind the nettles near the end!

Thank Patrick F
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