Welcome to Stratford

Charming, cultured and classy, with a bunch of other festivals to boot, Stratford packs more punch than cities twice its size: there are plenty of great places to eat and stay. Whatever the season, you'll enjoy nature, arts and architecture, and the proud local welcome.

Top experiences in Stratford

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Stratford activities

$72.57 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Ravioli Making Lunch or Dining Experience - Cooking Class

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productThis is a lovely traditional cottage with a log burner and beams. Very close to the town centre and Shakespeare's House. Our baking class is a fun and traditional experience which you will always remember.Pass By: Shakespeare's Birthplace, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England

$97.24 Shows, Concerts & Sports

Theatre to Theatre Cycle Tour

First Nations, theatre, beaches, historic, ships on Welland Canal, river valley, waterfront, wineries. Half of this route is on bike paths and designated bicycle trails. It is on the Waterfront Trail, Friendship Trail and Niagara Parkway bike paths from Port Dover through Fort Erie to Grimsby and on the Grand River trails from Brantford to Paris. The rest of the route is on quiet paved roads.  Bicycle along the shore of the Grand River, Lake Erie, Niagara River and Niagara Falls including Niagara on the Lake, Grimsby, Ohsweken, Brantford, Stratford, Port Dover, Port Colborne and Fort Erie.  Includes most of the Grand Niagara Route.This is a great bike ride and the ultimate theatre lovers tour - the classical Stratford Festival and Niagara-on-the-Lake Shaw Festival along with summer theatre at the Lighthouse Festival Theatre Port Dover and Showboat Festival Theatre Port Colborne.  Performances depend on the seasonal schedules. You will see the Niagara Peninsula and part of the Grand River Valley. Enjoy the scenic valley towns, lush rolling countryside and the large Six Nations native settlement of loyalist natives who relocated from the Mohawk valley of New York State in 1784.

$653.17 Cultural & Theme Tours

Stratford and the Cotswolds : Private Driving Tour from London

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, EnglandWe visit the theatre as part of a walking tour around StratfordDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Shakespeare's Birthplace, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, EnglandWe spend time exploring the place where the Bard of Stratford was born and hear about his early life.Duration: 1 hourPass By: Hall's Croft, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, EnglandVisit this site as part of the walking tour around StratfordStop At: Holy Trinity Church, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, EnglandWe visit the place where Shakespeare is buried as part of the walking tour.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, EnglandVisit Anne's house and gardens on the outskirts of Stratford.Duration: 1 hour

$72.57 Cultural & Theme Tours

Shakespeare's Stratford upon Avon Small Group Day Tour from London

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Anne Hathaway's CottageThis lovely thatched house is a fine example of Tudor architecture. Explore the pristine gardens and history-rich rooms.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Holy Trinity Church, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, EnglandPay your respect to the Bard at his final resting place.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Shakespeare's Birthplace, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, EnglandSome of Shakespeare’s hometown hasn’t changed since he lived there. And on this tour, it’s yours to explore.You can discover Shakespeare’s Birthplace, eat at local restaurants, visit the Royal Shakespeare Company’s Theatre, and wander along lovely waterways.Duration: 2 hours

$121.40 Holiday & Seasonal Tours

London to Stratford-upon-Avon Festive Lunch Plus Oxford Visit

Stratford upon AvonStopping in Stratford-upon-Avon where we will visit Shakespeare's Birthplace and enjoy a fascinating panoramic tour of this pretty town. Exclusive to Evan Evans we have included a 2 lunch with wine at Halls Croft, the former home of Shakespeare's daughter with access to the stunning gardens. Festive MenuRoast Turkey with all the trimmingsChristmas PuddingTea or Coffee Vegeterian option is also available on requestThe CotswoldsWe drive through one of the most scenic areas of England, the Cotswolds. Passing through charming villages with thatched cottages, tea shops and ancient inns. We will stop at Bourton-on-the-water, one of the prettiest villages in The Cotswolds. OxfordThe colleges in Oxford date back to the 13th century and among its famous students were Bill Clinton, C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkein and Lewis Carroll. We take you on a fascinating walking tour through the cobbled streets of Oxford to see the Bodleian Library and the picture-perfect college courtyards, for which Oxford is justifiably famous.

$785.12 Kid Friendly

Private Cotswolds and Stratford upon Avon

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Cotswold Way, Cotswolds, EnglandWe offer a private guided tours of the cotswolds and Stratford upon Avon.We are experts on this district.We will use the back roads where possible.show you the true England.Quaint English villages.We will show you Stratford upon Avon. Shakespeare's home.We are flexible and very knowledgeable. Duration: 4 hoursStop At: Shakespeare's Birthplace, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, EnglandWe will visit Shakespeare's birthplace.buriel site and Ann Hatherways cottageDuration: 2 hours