Experience the magic of Christmas with a festive walk through the City of Dreaming Spires, Oxford. After a festive drive through The Cotswolds you will enjoy a delicious three-course Christmas lunch in Stratford Upon Avon, the home of William Shakespeare.
What to Expect
Begin your day traveling across the Chiltern Hills to Oxford, the 'City of Dreaming Spires,' whose hushed courtyards have inspired generations of scholars including Bill Clinton and writers, including Lewis Carroll who wrote 'Alice in Wonderland,' C.S. Lewis who wrote 'Chronicles of Narnia' and the immortal J.R.R. Tolkein, author of 'Lord of the Rings.' Embardk on a festive walking tour through the beautiful cobbled streets of this prestigious institute of learning.
Steeped in history and heritage, the area of England known as the Cotswolds is a charming blend of cottages with honey-coloured walls and thatched roofs, market towns with crooked half-timbered houses lining the High Street, and ancient stone crosses, all set in the gently rolling hills ('wolds') that are so typically English in character. Enjoy a scenic drive through this area of outstanding natural beauty as you make your way to Stratford-upon-Avon, renowned for being the birthplace of the world-famous playwright William Shakespeare. There'll be time to explore this charming market town, its streets decorated to celebrate the festive season, and you'll then enjoy a delicious traditional Christmas Lunch in Stratford upon Avon.
- Traditional three-course Christmas lunch
- Free Wifi
- Personal Audio Headset
Know Before You Go
Please note that this tour only operates on Christmas Day, 25 December.