Cream Of The Cotswolds
5 Day Coach Holiday
Take in the breath-taking beauty of the captivating Cotswolds along with the history and grace of Oxford. The Cotswolds is a rural area of south central England covering parts of six counties, most notably Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire. Its rolling hills conceal thatched roofed villages, quaint sandstone cottages, striking churches and stately homes built of distinctive yellow limestone and all combining to make the Cotswolds an area of outstanding beauty.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Coach Holidays (UK Mainlands)
- Dinner, Bed & Breakfast
- Coach travel throughout
- Excursions as stated
Your ExcursionsNorthern Cotswolds
We explore the northern Cotswolds with a visit to antiques haven Burford which features a medieval bridge, an impressive grade I listed church and old stone houses alongside handsome Tudor and Georgian frontages. Then it’s on to the highest of the Cotswolds towns, storybook Stow-on-the-Wold with its elegant Cotswolds town houses and shops including Antique shops, art galleries, gift and craft shops.
We explore the Southern Cotswolds, feasting our eyes on the incomparable landscape of sleepy settlements and sparkling rivers. A highlight is our visit to Cirencester, known as the capital of the Cotswolds, a lovely market town with a fascinating Roman history. This prosperous market town is full of honey coloured stone buildings and picturesque narrow streets, you might like to visit the Abbey Grounds, St Michael’s Park, the Roman Amphitheatre or the Corinium Museum.
Guided Tour of Oxford
Uncover the charms of this enchanting and historic city in the company of a local guide. Landmarks include the university colleges, the Bridge of Sighs and Oxford Castle. Afterwards, continue exploring at your own pace. Visit the museum that tells the story of Oxford and its people, take a cruise on the tranquil Thames, trace the steps of Inspector Morse and Harry Potter or explore
the city’s Botanic Gardens. Perhaps pop into the Old Parsonage Hotel where Oscar Wilde is reported to have stayed.
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Stratford Manor Hotel - Stratford-Upon- Avon
This four star luxury hotel stands in acres of landscaped parkland just three miles from the centre of Stratford-upon-Avon. Outstanding facilities include a chic lounge bar and a modern spa and leisure club. Bedrooms are spacious, comfortable and well appointed.Back to top