Day trip

From Stratford-upon-Avon / Moreton-in-Marsh: Cotswolds Tour

4.9 / 5

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From Stratford-upon-Avon / Moreton-in-Marsh: Cotswolds Tour

From $68.69 per person

Enjoy a full day of exploration around the beautiful Cotswolds with a local guide. Take in stunning English landscapes and picture-postcard towns and villages on your guided journey.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 7 - 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup optional
A designated meeting point will be assigned to you based on your accommodation's address. If you have not booked accommodation yet, this can be arranged later with the tour operator after booking.

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover Cotswolds’ famous sites and hidden gems with a local guide
  • Take in stunning panoramic views at Dover's Hill viewpoint
  • Explore historic Chipping Campden and Stow-on-the-Wold
  • Marvel at the picturesque cottages on Arlington Row in Bibury
  • Walk along the banks of the Windrush River in Bourton-on-the-Water
Full description
Join a local driver/guide on a relaxing full-day tour of the Cotswolds National Landscape. Experience the very best of this quintessentially English region on a tour that stops at 7 different and unique locations with ample time built into the day for self-exploration, shopping, and lunch. The tour stops at: • Dover's Hill: the Northern-most Cotswolds viewpoint offering panoramic views out towards Stratford-upon-Avon, Birmingham & Coventry • Chipping Campden: a historic wool town where you have an hour of free time to explore with our unique maps and local recommendations • Broadway Tower: a quirky 18th-century folly perched on the second-highest point of the Cotswolds hills • A secret off-the-beaten-track Cotswolds village (join to find this one out) • Stow-on-the-Wold: your designated lunch stop with a wide range of wonderful food options to choose from  • Bibury: often referred to as the prettiest village in England it's also the home of the iconic Arlington Row of cottages • Bourton-on-the-Water: famed for the crystal clear waters of the River Windrush and the pretty bridges that cross it Between the stops, your driver-guide will tell you the story of the Cotswolds with a fun, fact-filled commentary as you travel the narrow back lanes only the locals know about.
Includes
  • Pickup and drop-off in Stratford-upon-Avon and Moreton-in-Marsh
  • Comfortable air-conditioned minibus
  • Driver and guide
  • Detailed maps for Chipping Campden and Stow-on-the-Wold
  • Food and drink
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Children under 3 years
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Meet at Moreton-in-Marsh's rail station (outside the ticket office). Look for a minibus with "Go Cotswolds" logos on the side.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Pets (assistance dogs allowed)

Know before you go

  • This tour does not stop at Broadway Tower
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 10 reviews

Review summary

  • Value for money
    4.6/5
  • Service
    4.9/5
  • Organization
    4.9/5

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It was an amazing experience. Colin, our tour guide, was extremely marvellous. He shared so many interesting facts and histories about the villages. We had so much fun. Even my two teenagers enjoyed the tour and found it very fascinating. In a day, we learnt so much about different villages. It was a worthwhile tour led swiftly by Colin who knows his way around very well. I would seriously recommend this tour.

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September 1, 2021

We went as a family and enjoyed the tour thoroughly. Tom took us to pretty villages , gave us plenty of local information and guided us into the villages . The tour covers very pretty secluded villages of cotswold & also the famous ones. We would recommend the tour .

July 23, 2021

Mark was an excellent driver and guide. My sister and I enjoyed seeing the Cotswolds without the hassle of trains and buses. As two young women traveling alone, this tour felt incredibly safe, and Mark was very knowledgable and kind. He did a great job recommending places to go and things to do in each village. We especially enjoyed Chipping Camden, Bibury, and the *secret* village on the tour. We also enjoyed an amazing lunch at the Porch House in Stow-on-the-Wold, an inn that has been serving guests since 947 AD! We would highly recommend this tour to anyone who wants to see the best the Cotswolds has to offer for a very reasonable price and who wants to save time and money on trains and buses.

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July 7, 2021

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