A new tour with a TV theme! We visit some of the famous Midsomer Murders filming locations, including the attractive town of Henley-on-Thames and its award-winning River & Rowing Museum. We visit the magnificent Windsor Castle, the oldest and largest occupied castle in the world and enjoy a guided tour of the Chiltern Hills and Thames Valley landscapes.
The 4 star Best Western Plus Reading Moat House is set in peaceful landscaped gardens on the banks of the River Lodden. After your day out enjoy a drink in the hotel's own pub, the Poacher. All bedrooms are en suite with TV, telephone, tea making facilities, hairdryer and Wi-Fi. There is a gym, health and fitness centre. There is a lift.
We travel to Oxford for an extended lunch break, continuing to Reading for 4 nights half board accommodation at the Best Western Reading Moat House.
Henley-on-Thames is our destination today beginning with a WALKING tour of the town, picking up all the Midsomer Murders filming locations and telling the story of Henley. There will be free time for lunch before we include entry to the award-winning River & Rowing Museum, a fascinating museum dedicated to rowing, rivers, the work of British artist John Piper, the history of Henley-on-Thames and the magical Wind in the Willows exhibition.
A visit to Windsor Castle, the oldest and largest inhabited castle in the world, and official residence of Her Majesty the Queen. We enjoy an audio tour taking you through the castle precincts, state apartments and St. Georges Chapel. The afternoon is free to explore Windsor at leisure.
Today we are joined by a local guide who will take us on an excursion through the Chilterns and Thames Valley landscapes.
We make our way home with suitable refreshment stops along the way, arriving into our local area mid to late evening.
4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast, Luxury coach travel, Services of experienced tour driver, Services of a local guide (Thursday am and Saturday).
Excursions - entrance to Windsor Castle and River & Rowing Museum.
DEPOSIT: £30.00 per person
Single supplement: £60.00