Enjoy a taste of 'Rural England' with this tour based close to Shakespeare’s Stratford, on the banks of the River Avon. We include a full day guided tour to view the Cotswolds and visit Bourton House Garden, enjoy a relaxing cruise on the River Avon and include a behind the scenes tour of the famous Royal Shakespeare Company. 4-star luxury accommodation is provided at the Q Stratford Manor Hotel.
The 4 star Q Stratford Manor Hotel is a perfectly located hotel for exploring the sights and scenery of this rural part of England. All bedrooms are en suite with TV, telephone, tea making facilities, hairdryer, trouser press, iron & ironing board and Wi-Fi. There is a restaurant and bar. There is a lift.
We travel to Staffordshire and visit the National Memorial Arboretum (free entry), the UK's Centre of Remembrance. Later we continue to the outskirts of Stratford-upon-Avon for 4 nights half board accommodation at the Q Hotels Stratford Manor.
The picturesque town of Moreton-in-Marsh is our first destination today, where the towns market will be in full swing. Later in the day we visit Bourton House Garden, an eighteenth-century Cotswold house with a fine garden.
Today we are joined by a local guide for a full day tour of the beautiful Cotswolds, visiting many of the region’s attractive towns and villages.
This morning we include a visit and guided tour of the famous Royal Shakespeare Company. We then enjoy some free time, before boarding a relaxing river cruise, a tranquil way to discover Shakespeare's Avon.
We return via the World of Wedgewood Museum (free entry) with time to take refreshment in the cafe and browse in the shop. Arrive home late afternoon.
4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast, Luxury coach travel, Services of experienced tour driver, Services of local guide (Wednesday).
EXCURSIONS - entry to Bourton House Garden, river cruise and guided tour of the famous Royal Shakespeare Company.
DEPOSIT: £30.00 per person
Single supplement: £100.00