Add dates

Things to do in
Snowshill

Our most recommended things to do in Snowshill

Cotswolds: Walks and Villages Guided Tour

1. Cotswolds: Walks and Villages Guided Tour

Starting with a pick up in Stratford-upon-Avon (Shakespeare's Birthplace Coach Terminal, 9.00AM), or Moreton-in-Marsh train station (9.30AM), set off into the rolling countryside of the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.  Begin with a short, countryside walk to the iconic Broadway Tower (1 mile/1.6km). Soak up the panoramic views and see if you can spot the resident herd of red deer. Walk back to the minibus (1 mile/1.6km) and drive to Broadway village, or descend into the village on foot by walking a short section of the famous Cotswold Way (1.5 miles/2.5km). Enjoy free time in the stunning village of Broadway to explore at your own leisure and grab some lunch. Travel through the scenic countryside before embarking on a beautiful circular walk (2.75 miles/4.5 km) to discover quiet, quaint villages along the Windrush Valley. Here, you'll truly be off the beaten track, discovering hidden churches, surprising history, and gorgeous Cotswold villages without the crowds of tourist hot spots. Unwind after in the historic market town of Burford, where you can admire the historic buildings, shop for gifts or relax in a local pub or cafe. Listen to your guide’s fascinating commentary throughout the day about local life and history.

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

2. From Stratford-upon-Avon & Moreton-in-Marsh: Cotswolds Tour

Embark on a leisurely full-day tour through the enchanting Cotswolds National Landscape, guided by a friendly local driver. Immerse yourself in the essence of this quintessentially English region as we explore six distinct and charming locations. Our itinerary allows ample time for self-exploration, shopping, and a delightful lunch break. Discover the beauty of: Dover's Hill: The northernmost viewpoint in the Cotswolds, providing panoramic vistas towards Stratford-upon-Avon, Birmingham, and Coventry. Chipping Campden: An enchanting wool town where an hour of free time awaits, accompanied by unique maps and local recommendations. Snowhill: An enchanting village with a rich history Stow-on-the-Wold: Your designated lunch stop with an array of delightful food options to choose from. Bibury: Often hailed as the prettiest village in England, home to the iconic Arlington Row of cottages. Bourton-on-the-Water: Renowned for its crystal-clear waters of the River Windrush and charming bridges. In the stretches between stops, your driver-guide will share the captivating story of the Cotswolds, offering entertaining commentary along the narrow back lanes known only to the locals. Join us for a day of relaxation and discovery in this picturesque English countryside.

3Day Tour:LDN Oxford Warwick Cotswolds Stratford-Upon-Avon

3. 3Day Tour:LDN Oxford Warwick Cotswolds Stratford-Upon-Avon

Day 1: Oxford, Warwick, and Stratford-upon-Avon Start your journey from Paddington at 8.30am in our luxury 16-seat Mercedes midi-coach. Explore historic Oxford, visit iconic university colleges, the Bodleian Library, and Radcliffe Camera. Continue exploring Oxford with visits to the Ashmolean Museum or the Pitt Rivers Museum. Wander through the Botanic Garden if time allows. Lunch in Oxford before departing for Warwick at 2 pm. Arrive in Warwick and explore Warwick Castle in the late afternoon. Travel to Stratford-upon-Avon, check into accommodation, and enjoy dinner in the historic town center. Day 2: Stratford-upon-Avon Explore Stratford-upon-Avon at your own pace, including the birthplace of William Shakespeare, with our free entry pass granting access to key attractions. Visit Shakespeare's Birthplace, and learn about his early life and house history. Head to Shakespeare's New Place, his family home during later years, with beautiful gardens and contemporary sculptures. Take a coffee break at a local café, enjoying the town's charming atmosphere. Visit the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, exploring its history and exhibitions. Have lunch in the town center at a local restaurant or pub, sampling British or international cuisine. Explore the Guild Chapel, an impressive medieval building with stained glass windows and connections to Shakespeare. Discover Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall, the school where Shakespeare studied as a child, and explore the unique Guildhall architecture. Visit Anne Hathaway's Cottage, the picturesque childhood home of Shakespeare's wife, with a thatched cottage and gardens. Explore Holy Trinity Church, Shakespeare's burial place, and its riverside location. Take a relaxing River Avon cruise with scenic views of the town and surrounding countryside. Dine at a riverside restaurant with an evening atmosphere and optional live music. Consider optional evening entertainment like a performance at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre or a local play. Day 3: Cotswold Adventure Embark on a Cotswold adventure from Stratford-Upon-Avon at 9 AM. Experience panoramic views at Dover’s Hill, unveiling the Cotswolds' quirky traditions. Explore the historic town of Chipping Campden, dating back to the 14th-17th centuries, with its unique maps guiding you to must-see gems. Discover the hidden gem of Snowshill, a tiny hillside village with charm and allure. Immerse yourself in the rich history of Stow-on-the-Wold, a lively market town with independent shops and the legendary ‘Tolkien door’. Witness the iconic 'Arlington Row' in Bibury, often hailed as "the prettiest village in England." Venture to Bourton-on-the-Water, a fairy-tale village with Cotswold stone bridges over the River Windrush. Return to London, with drop-off around 7 PM.

2 Day Tour Cotswolds & Stratford-upon-Avon

4. 2 Day Tour Cotswolds & Stratford-upon-Avon

Embark on a leisurely full-day tour through the enchanting Cotswolds National Landscape, guided by a friendly local driver, followed by an overnight stay in your very own period cottage in the heart of Stratford-upon-Avon, ready for a second full day where you will get to explore Shakespeare's home town. On your first day we'll explore six distinct and charming Cotswolds locations. Our itinerary allows ample time for self-exploration, shopping, and a delightful lunch break. Discover the beauty of: Dover's Hill: The northernmost viewpoint in the Cotswolds, providing panoramic vistas towards Stratford-upon-Avon, Birmingham, and Coventry. Chipping Campden: An enchanting wool town where an hour of free time awaits, accompanied by unique maps and local recommendations. Snowhill: An enchanting village with a rich history Stow-on-the-Wold: Your designated lunch stop with an array of delightful food options to choose from. Bibury: Often hailed as the prettiest village in England, home to the iconic Arlington Row of cottages. Bourton-on-the-Water: Renowned for its crystal-clear waters of the River Windrush and charming bridges. In the stretches between stops, your driver-guide will share the captivating story of the Cotswolds, offering entertaining commentary along the narrow back lanes known only to the locals. On your second day immerse yourself in the history of Shakespeare's home town.

Classic Cotswolds: Private Customized Tour

5. Classic Cotswolds: Private Customized Tour

If you only have one day in the Cotswolds then this is the tour for you. Starting at your location of choice, your tour will focus on the North Cotswolds, as this is where many of the most famous and beautiful villages can be found. Driving through stunning countryside and using quiet country lanes, you will visit or pass through a dozen or so quaint Cotswold villages, with options to visit a Manor House, an English Garden or maybe take a short hike in the countryside. All the major spots are easily covered in one day with plenty of time for getting out of the car and enjoying the scenery and atmosphere. You will be looked after by a knowledgeable local driver-guide, and will travel in a luxury vehicle that can hold up to 8 guests. Your guide will give you a background of the area's history and at each of the stops you are free to either explore the village with your guide or to have some free time to yourself to have a look around. All tours are bespoke and the itinerary is totally flexible so let us know if you have specific places you wish to visit or have any custom requests.

Other Sightseeing Options in Snowshill

Want to discover all there is to do in Snowshill? Click here for a full list.

What people are saying about Snowshill

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 8 reviews

This is an excellent walking tour. Enjoy the beauty of Cotswolds with a well guided tour. Our guide, Tom, is an excellent guide. He is knowledgeable to provide all the necessary background of Cotswolds. At the same time, he is excellent trial walk guide. I highly recommend the tour.

The Cotswolds is a wonderful area to explore on foot and the walk experience was definitely enhanced by the professionalism and local area knowledge that Tom was able to share with the group on the day. Highly recommend!

Fantastic tour. The walking pace is rather relaxing so it's great for people who can't walk very fast. We enjoyed it greatly.

Wonderful commentary, beautiful scenery and flexible walking options

Beautiful tour of the Cotswolds, highly recommend it!