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$210.97 Cultural & Theme Tours

2-Day Cotswolds, Bath and Oxford Small-Group Tour from London

ItineraryDay 1: London - Avebury - Lacock Village - BathStop At: Avebury Stone Circle, Avebury, Wiltshire, EnglandMarvel at the largest standing stone circles in the world.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Lacock Abbey, Lacock, Wiltshire, EnglandWander the streets of this village, maintained and owned by the National Trust.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: The Roman Baths, Bath, Somerset, EnglandLuxuriate in the warm tones of the local honey-coloured stone, used in much of the architecture here, such as the famed bath houses.Duration: 2 hours 30 minutesStop At: Cirencester Park, Cirencester, Cotswolds, EnglandGet to the heart of the Cotswolds in this ancient Roman market townDuration: 5 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Stay one night in Cirencester (on some rare dates, accommodation may be in other locations, such as Bath or Cheltenham).Day 2: Bibury - Stow on the Wold - Burford (optional) - Oxford - LondonStop At: Bibury Trout Farm, Bibury, Cotswolds, EnglandA delightful village with the renowned 16th century cottages of Arlington Row.Duration: 40 minutesStop At: Stow-on-the-Wold Market Square, Stow-on-the-Wold, Cotswolds, EnglandSite of one of the last battles of the English Civil War, the highest market town in the Cotswolds boasts a colourful history.Duration: 1 hourStop At: University of OxfordOxford is an internationally regarded university and a prominent shooting location for the Harry Potter film franchise.Duration: 3 hoursStop At: Bampton Heritage & Visitor Centre, Bampton, Devon, EnglandA significant setting for the TV series Downton Abbey, this pleasantly striking village provides an excellent range of photo opportunities.Duration: 10 minutesNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.

$95.54 Day Trips & Excursions

Stonehenge and Avebury Day Tour from London

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Stonehenge, Amesbury, Wiltshire, EnglandAt the end of the tour you will visit the most famous Neolithic monument in the UK, Stonehenge. You will get time to explore on your own, walking around the stones and the exhibition. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Avebury Stone Circle, Avebury, Wiltshire, EnglandFirstly we visit the quirky village of Avebury which is built in the middle of a Neolithic stone circle. You will be given a guided tour on arrival and then left to explore the village on your own. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: West Kennet Long Barrow, Avebury, Wiltshire, EnglandYour Tour Manager will take you up a hill to see a 5000 year old Neolithic tomb. You can go inside this ancient burial site and see the mysterious Silbury hill across the valley. (Not suitable for wheelchairs.) Duration: 45 minutes

$188.22 Day Trips & Excursions

Small-Group Day Trip to Salisbury, Stonehenge and Avebury from London

The spectacular and ancient Kingdom of Wessex is our destination as we pass beautiful villages of thatch and flint while taking the back roads through Woodford Valley before arriving at the prehistoric monument of Stonehenge. Here, your guide will share mysteries, theories and facts of this enigmatic site, and will enlighten you about the different building periods, the stones’ alignments and the people who worshipped here. Take time to absorb the powerful monument, before continuing to other Stone Age sites in the area. Board our comfortable mini-coach and travel along the chalk countryside of Wiltshire and visit one of the oldest sites in England, Old Sarum, where the Iron Age hill fort bears witness to layers of British history. Learn from your expert guide how every culture from the Celts to the Normans has left their mark on this impressive and primeval site. Take a guided tour of the 11th-century castle and take in the spectacular views down the Avon Valley before continuing on your tour. After a short drive, arrive at the magnificent 13th-century Salisbury Cathedral, featuring one of the tallest spires in the country. Discover one of the oldest working clocks in Europe and the country’s best preserved original copy of the major constitution from 1215, the Magna Carta. Take time to explore the city and have lunch in one of the nearby restaurants (own expense). Go inside the 5,500-year-old Neolithic burial chamber of West Kennet Long Barrow and see the remains of the ancient people who once lived there. You will be stunned by the area’s landscape, including Silbury Hill – one of Europe's tallest prehistoric structures. Finally, visit the stone circles at Avebury. Sixteen times larger than Stonehenge, this historic location features more than 100 standing stones and a circumference so large that the village of Avebury fits inside! Explore the ancient stones and quaint village, with its thatched cottages and pub, before returning to London.

$116.16 Tours & Sightseeing

Stonehenge, Bath, Lacock, and Avebury Full-day Tour from London

Meet outside of Caffe Nero and depart at 9am to experience England through its spectacular scenery, culture, and history. With your driver/guide, head to Stonehenge (additional fee) and enjoy the incredible visitor center before getting a closer look at the stones. An optional walking tour of Stonehenge will also be available. Next, you will visit the stunning city of Bath, another UNESCO World Heritage site famous for its Georgian architecture and Roman-built baths. During this stop you will have free time for lunch and the opportunity to take part in an optional walking tour of the city. Moving forward, the tour will head over to Lacock; a pretty, rural village which has been the film set of many award-winning productions such as Harry Potter, Pride and Prejudice, and Downton Abbey. Your final stop of the day will take place at Avebury, Europe’s largest neolithic stone circle. The stones here surround the village and there are no restrictions, therefor you can wander freely amongst the magical stones. Return to the original departure point at approximately 8pm.

$65.02 Cultural & Theme Tours

Bath Avebury and Lacock Village Small Group Day Tour from London

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Avebury Stone Circle, Avebury, Wiltshire, EnglandNo one knows why the druids created this landmark. But we do know it's bigger and older than Stonehenge.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: The Roman Baths, Bath, Somerset, EnglandSoak up the fascinating facts and beautiful artefacts at one of Britain’s most famous Roman sites. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Lacock Abbey, Lacock, Wiltshire, EnglandFree time either to wander around Lacock or visit the Abbey (some of Harry Potter was filmed in the beautiful cloisters of this ancient abbey).Duration: 45 minutes

$161.88 Day Trips & Excursions

Stonehenge Special Access Evening Tour from London

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Avebury Stone Circle, Avebury, Wiltshire, EnglandOn arrival in Avebury, we’ll have a short walking tour of the stone circle that surrounds the tiny village. Follow this you’ll have free time to explore the village – we recommend lunch at the infamous haunted Red Lion Pub.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: West Kennet Long Barrow, Avebury, Wiltshire, EnglandAfter a short 1.5 mile drive down the road we stop by Silbury Hill and take a walk up the hillside to West Kennet Long Barrow one of the largest Neolithic burial tombs in Britain and over 5000 years old. Your guide will take you into the burial chambers and bring it's fascinating history alive.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Stonehenge, Amesbury, Wiltshire, EnglandWe arrive at Stonehenge for Special Access to the Stone Circle when the site is closed to the public. Our time inside the inner circle lasts up to an hour and is fully guided.Duration: 1 hour