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Cotswold Summer Explorer Day Tour

Oxford, South East England, England

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Adult(s) x (Age 12 To 90)
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  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
  • Led by a Blue Badge guide
  • Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Free drinks included
  • Save on admission to selected attractions


This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Minster Lovell Hall & Dovecote, Minster Lovell, Witney, Oxfordshire, England

You start your unforgettable Cotswold journey from central Oxford, driving to Burford (the Gateway to the Cotswolds) through Minster Lovell, with its its attractive thatched houses and ruined Hall.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Burford, Burford, Cotswolds, England

We then continue to Burford, the Gateway to the Cotswolds via the beautiful villages of Asthall and Swinbrook (home to the Mitford sisters). In Burford enjoy browsing around the small shops and cafes in the pretty High Street.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Bourton on the Water, Bourton-on-the-Water, Cotswolds, England

Our drive then takes us through some beautiful countryside and some of the old quarrying villages of the North Cotswolds to Bourton-on-the-Water, the 'Venice of the Cotswolds'. Bourton has many cafes and small souvenir shops to explore and there is also the picturesque River Windrush.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Broadway Tower, Broadway, Cotswolds, England

Another picturesque route brings us to the charming and unspoilt Worcestershire town of Broadway. We stop here for lunch, where you can enjoy the fine shops and quaint cafes.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Cotswold Lavender, Broadway, Cotswolds, England

After lunch we take a scenic drive to the enchanting village of Snowshill with its beautiful stone cottages and views of the Cotswold Hills. Here, you can take some stunning pictures of a typical Cotswold village. Snowshill is also the home of Cotswold Lavender.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: High Street Chipping Campden, Chipping Campden, Cotswolds, England

Passing the quirky Broadway Tower we head to the delightful market town of Chipping Campden, the centre of the Arts and Crafts Movement in the Cotswolds. Here, you can browse in the quaint shops or visit the impressive ‘wool church’.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Stow-on-the-Wold Market Square, Stow-on-the-Wold, Cotswolds, England

Our return route to Oxford takes us to the charming town of Stow-on-the-Wold. See the quaint antiques shops and boutiques and visit St Edwards Church with its quirky wooden door (said to have inspired the writer Tolkien).

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England

Our route back to Oxford passes through the delightful market town of Chipping Norton, with a final brief photo stop at Blenheim Palace in Woodstock (birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill).

Duration: 15 minutes


  • Professional Blue Badge guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Bottled water and select beverages
  • Pick up from hotels in North Oxford on request
  • Pick up from Oxford Railway Station on request
Additional Info:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

Meeting Point

Oxford Visitor Information Centre
Departure Time:
9:30 AM
Return Details:
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