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From London: Cotswolds and Oxford Guided Day-Trip

Activity provider: Day Tours London

From London: Cotswolds and Oxford Guided Day-Trip

Activity provider: Day Tours London
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Discover the English countryside on a day tour of the Cotswolds and Oxford, from London. Visit the beautiful villages of the Cotswolds and tour the top sites of the world’s oldest university city.

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Duration 10 hours
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10 hours
  • London

  • The Cotswolds (scenic views on the way)

  • Bourton-on-the-Water

  • Bibury, England

  • Oxford

  • Lunch

  • London

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  • Enjoy one of England's most spectacular landscapes in the Cotswolds
  • Wander among the dreamy spires of Oxford
  • Learn about Oxford’s connection with Alice in Wonderland and Harry Potter
Full description

Embark on a full-day guided tour of the English countryside from London. Admire the fairytale houses of the Cotswolds, the historic Oxford University, and the beauty of the English Countryside.

Depart London on a full-day tour that takes you west to experience the beauty of the Cotswolds countryside, and the university city of Oxford. Drive through the Cotswolds, as you enjoy views of the lovely landscape and stone villages. A designated area of outstanding natural beauty, this is the English countryside at its finest. We will stop at Bourton-on-the-water and Bibury, the two most loved villages of the Cotswolds. Continue to Oxford to explore the most famous university city in the world. Free-time for lunch in the heart of the city. Take a walk among the college buildings and admire their dreamy spires. Your guide will recommend a walking route that covers the most famous sites, including the Bridge of Sighs and Christchurch Cathedral. Learn about Oxford’s connection with Alice in Wonderland and Harry Potter. Find a great place for a meal (you guide will provide recommendations), or join local scholars and academics over a pint in the city’s most haunted pub. You'll be back in London by 6 in the evening and you can use the London Underground to travel quickly to all areas of London.

  • Entry tickets & places visited
    • University of Oxford visit

  • Who you’ll be with
    • Live tour guide: English

  • Transport
    • Transport by bus / coach

  • Food & drink
    • Not included: food & drink

Not suitable for
  • Children under 3 years

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Meeting point

Meet your guide opposite Gloucester Road Underground station. Please wait outside Stanhope Arms bar, facing the exit of the station, near HSBC Bank. The tour departs at 7:45 AM.

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  • Please note, this group tour will have a maximum of 28 passengers.
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It was my first trip after coming to the UK. I booked 3 tickets for me and my friends for the Stratford, Cotswolds and Oxford trip. At first we were not sure about the money we put in but now I can definitely say this was the best investment so far. Darren was hands down the best and the most entertaining guide ever. He gave us so much insights on the background of all the places we were visiting and also told us where all we could go. He even stopped for bathroom breaks and told us where to find one in the places visiting. We left our bags in the van and he made sure it was all safe. I'm definitely booking my next trip with Getyourguide. The amount was inclusive of guide and transportation from and to London. Thank you for giving us a wonderful time.

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January 15, 2023

It was quite good. Me and my girlfriend liked it a lot. Our guide James ( I think) was awesome. However, we visited 3 places ( stratford upon avon, colstwods and Oxford) which are too much for just a day trip. As a result, we only got 1 glimpse from each of it which it was nice but not nearly enough. We liked Colstwods villages so much but we only stayed there for 45 min

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January 11, 2023

It was a great experience and a perfect one before New Year's eve for my family. The way our tour guide James articulated, made it very interesting throughout the trip be it about Shakespear's missing skull in the grave, literary exploits to Beautiful landscape of Birbury or about Oxford university's history, important facts about how to enroll someone in one of the colleges and all the places where Harry Potter's film was shot. We came back rich with memories of splendid time we had. My 10yrs old girl almost took James as Santa Clause

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January 9, 2023

Product ID: 60796