Oxford, Stratford & Cotswolds 5 Days -Cotswold Htl
Chipping Norton is the highest town in Oxfordshire, situated on the western slopes of a hillside that was once the site of a Norman castle. A real, working Cotswold market town, it is renowned for its antique shops and diverse shopping offer, including a regular market, the lively town centre is always bustling with shoppers and visitors. There is a good choice of places to eat and top quality entertainment at the wonderful theatre.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Day 1 - Outward Travel
Day 2 - Stratford-upon-Avon
Stratford upon Avon is known the world over as the birthplace of the world's greatest bard, William Shakespeare./nIt has many fascinating Shakespearean sites including the World of Shakespeare exhibition and Anne Hathaway's cottage (entry fees may apply)./nThe MAD (Mechanical Art and Design) Museum is a quirky attraction displaying interactive pieces of mechanical art (entry fees apply. Closed on Weds through October-March)./n
Day 3 - Oxford Guided Tour
Our guide (included in tour cost) shows us Oxford's pedestianised centre, pointing out places of interest and their history. /nFollowing the tour we have some free time to visit points of interst such as the Ashmolean Museum, Bridge of Sighs, or Bodleian Library. /nOxford's youthful population has given rise to a preponderance of independent boutique shops. The 7-day covered market is also worth a visit./n
Day 4 - The Cotswolds
Evesham and Broadway are beautiful villages where honey coloured limestone buildings line the main streets. /nMoreton-in-Marsh is a busy Cotswold market town and Stow-on-the-Wold is famous for its antique shops. /nBourton-on-the-Water is perhaps the most visited of all the Cotswolds villages with its delightful setting beside the River Windrush./n
Day 5 - Return Travel