Cotswold Tours from across the UK (London, Bath and Stratford)

Welcome to our Cotswold Tours page, where adventure meets charm in the heart of England’s countryside. Departing from London, Bath, and Stratford-upon-Avon, our day tours by coach offer you the perfect opportunity to immerse yourself in the idyllic beauty of the Cotswolds. As you journey through picturesque villages and rolling hills, you’ll encounter a myriad of attractions that capture the essence of this quintessentially English region. From the historic streets of Bourton-on-the-Water, the majestic gardens of Blenheim Palace, and the medieval architecture of Warwick Castle to the tranquil landscapes of Bibury, our tours promise unforgettable experiences at every turn. So, come along and discover the timeless allure of the Cotswolds with us.

Guided Cotswold Tours from London

Adults: £128 Senior/Student: £125 Child: £118

Our popular full day tour…

Lunch in the Cotswolds

Embark on a full-day tour of the Cotswolds, picking up in central Lonon. Start in the picturesque town of Burford, famed for its Cotswold stone architecture. Indulge in a delightful two-course lunch at the historic Swan Hotel in Bibury, overlooking the River Coln. Followed by leisurely drives through charming villages like Stow-on-the-Wold, providing insight into their rich history before returning to London.

Adults: £131 Senior/Student: £128 Child: £121

An actioned pack tour of England including the Cotswolds…

England in a day – Stonehenge, Bath, Stratford and the Cotswolds

Departing from central London’s Victoria Coach Station Gate 19 at 7:45 am, embark on a journey to Stonehenge (includes Stonehenge ticket), where you’ll marvel at the ancient monument’s colossal stones and unearth its mysteries. Explore the Georgian splendour of Bath before venturing through the scenic Cotswolds, culminating in a visit to Shakespeare’s birthplace in Stratford-Upon-Avon, complete with an exclusive tour of his schoolroom, before returning to central London near Gloucester Road underground station at approximately 8:30 pm.

Adults: £149 Senior/Student: £146 Child: £139

A smaller group day trip from London…

Small Group Tour – Shakespeare’s Stratford, Warwick Castle, Oxford and the Cotswolds

Embark on a captivating journey from central London’s Victoria Coach Station Gate 19-20 at 8:15 am to Shakespeare’s Stratford-Upon-Avon, where you’ll explore the playwright’s birthplace and enjoy a private tour of his schoolroom, complete with interactive Tudor experiences. Delight in free time for lunch before venturing to Warwick Castle, immersing yourself in over 1,000 years of history, followed by a scenic drive through the Cotswolds and a guided walking tour of Oxford, promising an unforgettable day before returning near Victoria train station at approximately 7 pm.

Arlington Row in Bibury

Adults: £174 Child: £154

A small group day trip from London…

Small Group Tour – Oxford, Cotswolds and Country Pub Lunch

Embark on a small-group adventure from London, beginning in Oxford, where you’ll trace the footsteps of renowned figures through narrow streets and historic colleges, including a visit to the medieval Divinity School. Then, journey through the picturesque Cotswolds, exploring charming villages like Burford and Bibury, enjoying a delicious lunch in a traditional pub, and ending the day in bustling Stow-on-the-Wold before returning to London.

Guided Cotswold Tours from Bath

Adults: £86 Child: £69

A day tour to two great locations from Bath…

From Bath: Stonehenge & the Cotswolds Day Tour with Entry

Embark on a journey from the enchanting city of Bath to the iconic standing stones of Stonehenge, where time seems to stand still amid ancient spirituality. Then, delve into Avebury’s mystical stone circle before strolling through the quaint streets of Lacock village, steeped in history and cinematic charm. Finally, explore the picturesque beauty of Castle Combe before returning to Bath, enriched by a day filled with history, culture, and natural wonders.

View across Oxford

Adults: £60 Child: £54

A day tour from Bath…

From Bath: Cotswolds and Oxford Full-Day Tour

Departing from Bath, your journey leads through the scenic North Wessex Downs to historic Oxford, where centuries of memories adorn its streets and buildings. After exploring the city’s renowned colleges, quaint Cotswold villages, and indulging in a traditional English ‘Afternoon Tea’ in Burford, return comfortably to Bath, filled with the beauty and history of the day’s adventure.

Top 10 Frequently Asked Questions for Tours of the Cotswolds

Guided tours typically include transportation from London to the Cotswolds, a knowledgeable guide, entrance fees to various attractions, and sometimes meals or snacks. Specific inclusions may vary, so check with your tour provider for details.

Guided tours usually range from full-day (about 10-12 hours) to multi-day trips. A full-day tour often includes travel time, sightseeing stops, and free time in one or more Cotswold villages.

Common stops include villages like Bourton-on-the-Water, Bibury, Stow-on-the-Wold, and Chipping Campden. Other popular attractions are Blenheim Palace, Hidcote Manor Garden, and the Cotswold Wildlife Park.

Most tours are designed to be accessible to a wide range of people, but some may involve walking or uneven terrain. Check with your tour provider to ensure the tour’s pace and activities suit your group.

Yes, booking in advance is recommended, especially during peak tourist seasons. This ensures you have a spot on the tour and allows you to plan your trip accordingly.

It’s advisable to bring comfortable walking shoes, weather-appropriate clothing, a camera, and any personal items you need for the day. Some tours might suggest bringing snacks or a reusable water bottle.

Most tours include some free time to explore on your own, shop for souvenirs, or grab a snack. The amount of free time varies by tour, so check the itinerary for specifics.

It depends on the tour. Some guided tours include meals, while others do not. Be sure to check with your tour provider about meal arrangements to avoid any surprises.

Some tour operators offer customizable or private tours, allowing you to tailor the itinerary to your preferences. If customization is important to you, inquire with the tour provider about available options.

Cancellation policies vary by tour operator. Generally, you may be entitled to a full or partial refund if you cancel within a specified time frame. Always read the cancellation policy carefully before booking to understand your rights and obligations.