The Cotswolds
   
Adult:
£69
Student / Child:
£59
 
 
 Guided day tour from Cambridge 
 'Chocolate Box Britain'   
 Visit the beautiful countryside and villages of rural England.   
 

The Cotswolds is one of the most beautiful regions of southern England. It is an area of upland with rolling hills, wooded valleys, tranquil streams, fields of sheep and flowers, and, the main reason for its fame and popularity, its wonderful honey-coloured stone villages.

500 years ago The Cotswolds was the centre of England's wool trade. Today it is a sleepy corner of Britain where time seems to have stood still. This is chocolate-box Britain!

  
   
    
 
 
 
 
Saxon church, Guiting Power
 
 
Plan for the day
  • We depart from Cambridge at 0900 (please read 'Tour details' below) to arrive in The Cotswolds at 1115.
  • Our first stop is in Bibury, once referred to as 'the most beautiful village in England'. Time for a coffee at a traditional country inn, the Swan Hotel (picture below), and a wander around the pretty village.
  • We then travel along the narrow country lanes and walk between villages through the tranquil countryside of a quaint Cotswolds valley.
  • Time for lunch in the picturesque village of Bourton-on-the-Water with its bubbling stream flowing through the village centre.
  • After lunch, travel again through sleepy villages to Broadway Tower with its majestic views to Wales.
  • A final stop at the old market town of Chipping Campden before departing at 1645 to arrive back in Cambridge at 1900.
 
Tour details
Price:Adults £69, Students & Children £59.
Price includes: Return travel, bus tour of The Cotswolds, visits to viewpoints and villages, services of experienced tour guide.
Not included: Meals, entry fees to attractions (unless stated).
Departure points: We have many departure points across Cambridge.
Departure times: Depart at 9am, return at 7pm from/to the main entrance to Parkside Swimming Pool, Gonville Place, Parker's Piece. Times for all other departure points will vary - please check your e-ticket for the correct departure time.
Small groups:  Maximum of 16 passengers per tour.
Discounts:We offer a 10% discount for groups of 6 passengers or more travelling together. Email us for more details.
Our guarantee:Friendly, fun and informative guided tours for visitors to Britain. See the sights & get off-the-beaten-track.
Any questions?: Please read FAQs and Booking Terms & Conditions
Private tours: Visit Private group tours from Cambridge for details.
  
 
 
Tour attractions
 
  Experience village life 
 Sample tranquil Cotswold village life in Bibury, often referred to as the 'prettiest village in England'. 
  Broadway Tower  
 Admire the views from the top of the Cotswolds across the Severn Valley to Wales. 
  Feeding the horses 
 Take a peaceful stroll through an unspoilt river valley of sheep and horses. 
  Buying woollen souvenirs 
 A traditional product of the region, woollen rugs in the market place at Chipping Campden.  
  See picturesque countryside 
 Experience a side of the Cotswolds most tourists never see on a bus tour along the narrow country lanes. 
 
and also:
 
* Spot wild deer or fox
* Bourton-on-the-Water
* Look for freshwater trout in the River Coln at Bibury
 
 
 
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