Stratford upon Avon: famous throughout the world as the birthplace of William Shakespeare, it is also where he returned to live his final years in semi-tranquility. Your guide will tell you of all the history of this beautiful market town with the special emphasis on the Shakespeare connection, combined with many other interesting facts along the way. On your guided tour you will pass many historic places linked with Shakespeare, including Holy Trinity Church, his final resting place.
Enjoy the services of a tour guide for the full day trip
Return travel by train
Take a walking tour of Stratford-upon-Avon with your guide
Entry is included to Shakespeare's Birthplace
After the walking tour you will have free time to have lunch in one of Stratford upon Avon's many famous pubs, restaurants and cafes, spend time in Bancroft Gardens by the River Avon, visit the Farmer's Market or take a closer look at one or two of the other Shakespearian properties Stratford has to offer (entrance not included) before we head back to London.
Please ensure you arrive at your departure point at least 10 minutes before your departure time.
London Marylebone Station, in front of WH Smiths (MAP)
If you intend to travel to our central London meeting points by public transport, you can plan your journey in advance on the Transport for London website - click here
This day trip is intended for travellers looking for a great value day out, with a mix of guiding and free time.
This tour will return to London at approximately 6.30pm.