Stratford Upon Avon, home of one of the greatest writers that ever lived- Shakespeare, is a beautiful English market town next to the River Avon. This small charming town is full of history, picturesque Tudor buildings, theatres, shops, and many attractions and things to see and do. During this tour you will see where Shakespeare lived including his birthplace on Henley Street which houses an exhibition centre dedicated to the life of this great writer. You will also the King Edward VI school where Shakespeare went to study, his retirement home and place of death called New Place. You can also visit his final resting place where he is buried in the Holy Trinity Church.
The Cotswolds are a range of hills in England which were designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty back in 1966. Their close proximity to Stratford enables your school group to see the stunning landscapes associated with this region.
Morning: Departure from school and travel to Stratford Upon Avon. Start of walking tour upon arrival. See Shakespeare’s birthplace, school, family home, and final resting place Holy Trinity Church.
Afternoon: Spend the afternoon enjoying the wonderful town of Stratford before departing to the Cotswolds. Arrival in Cotswolds and free time to enjoy the natural beauty of the area.
Evening: Evening departure from Cotswolds and travel back to school. End of Tour.