Blenheim Palace & Oxford
Join us for a delightful tour to Oxfordshire. The highlight of the tour is a visit to Blenheim Palace, one of Britain’s finest palaces and a well known location for filming popular TV programmes and films including Harry Potter. We also visit Oxford, the ‘City of Dreaming Spires’.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Morning departure from you local pickup point to Warwick. The town is famous for its magnificent castle and historic charm. Market Place is at the heart of the town, hosting a variety of cafes and shops whilst the adjoining streets offer a blend of old and new with gift shops, antique centres and traditional tea rooms. Rejoin the coach mid afternoon as we continue to the hotel.
Today we visit Blenheim Palace. Take a self-guided tour of the State Rooms where the delicate detail of stunning portraits, tapestries and furniture is set against the scale and ambition of the interior architecture. Head outside and explore the gardens. From great open spaces punctuated by mature trees, through intricate Formal Gardens like the Water Terraces to more peaceful areas such as the Secret Garden, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.
We check out of the hotel and head to Oxford. The city boasts 1,500 listed buildings from every major period of British architectural history from the 11th century onwards. Oxford has an enchanted fairy-tale feel and is a firm favourite with film makers from all over the world. Rejoin the coach mid afternoon as we return home.
The stylish Holiday Inn Aylesbury is the perfect base for visiting the local area. Settle into the comfortable guest rooms with satellite TV, hairdryer, complimentary tea/coffee making facilities and 24 hour room service. Relax and unwind in the leisure club with indoor pool, spa pool, sauna, Jacuzzi and steam room. The hotel does not have a lift but do have ground floor rooms available on request with the remainder of the rooms on the first floor.
- Return coach travel
- 2 nights Holiday Inn half board
- Admission to Blenheim Palace
- Visits to Warwick and Oxford
The price shown is per person based on two adults sharing a twin/double room.
Child (12 years and under) prices are based on sharing with two full fare paying passengers. Therefore, if one adult and one child share a room the child will pay the adult price.
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