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Stonehenge, Bath Spa and Cotswold villages tour

Experience the Cotswold's countryside, England's famous sights and explore off-the-beaten-path with your private driver-guide

With the overnight Stonehenge, Bath Spa and Cotswold villages tour, you can enjoy the Cotswold countryside and visit some of England's most famous sights. In addition indulge yourself at the NEW Thermae Bath Spa located in the ancient city of Bath.

Stonehenge, WiltshireDay 1. Enjoy a private tour of Stonehenge, Europe's most famous Neolithic stone temple with shaped stones weighing up to 45 tons, construction began over 5000 years ago. Enjoy lunch at an English country pub, or enjoy a picnic at the romantic and secluded ruins of Old Wardour Castle, in bedded deep in the Wiltshire countryside. This 14th century castle is rare, almost magical and often free from the crowds. Tour the World Heritage City of Bath with more listed buildings than London! Tour The Roman Baths with plunge pools and hot springs - plus Bath Abbey, with its impressive vaulted ceiling. Explore the most elegant Georgian crescents and squares. Overnight Bath.

Day 2. Thermae Bath Spa - the only place in the UK where you can bathe in natural, hot spring water - used for thousands of years for healing, relaxation and leisure. The exquisite Hot Bath, designed in the 18th century, has now been restored as a sanctuary of spa, health and well being with sophisticated modern facilities. Treatments include: Watsu - floating in the natural thermal waters while being massaged by a specialized therapist - a wonderful experience.

Kiftsgate Court Gardens, the Cotswold Hills Tour the Cotswold's hills see famous towns, villages and off-the-beaten-track hamlets. The Cotswold's is renowned for its gardens, visit Hidcote Manor Gardens, one of the most delightful and influential gardens in England. Created in the 20th century by the great horticulturist Major Lawrence Johnston; a series of small garden 'rooms' connected to the house creating the illusion of an additional annex of rooms, halls and corridors. Close by is another sublime Cotswold beauty, Kiftsgate Court Gardens, situated on the edge of the Cotswold escarpment with wonderful views toward the Malvern Hills. The Cotswold is the perfect region to enjoy a really great pub lunch, your private Chauffeur-Guide will suggest only the best. Return to London.


Family friendly tour

This tour has been designed to appeal to families with children up to 14 years.

Experience an African Safari on a grand English estate, explore a lost medieval Castle and tour glorious Warwick Castle.

Warwick CastleDay 1. Enjoy a private walking tour of Oxford city with your guide, see Christ Church college, film location for the Harry Potter movies. The Hogwarts dinning hall will delight Harry Potter fans. Warwick castle is what you would expect a medieval castle to look like, towers, battlements and powerful gates. Demonstrations of the English longbow, jousting and medieval warfare can be seen. Your guide will take you through the apartments, Dungeons, torture chambers and 'King Maker' attraction. From April see the world's largest trebuchet, measuring 18 meters high and weighing 22 tons! Watch this monster of a medieval siege engine fire a huge stone ball over 300 meters.

Tour the Cotswold region, famous for honey coloured cottages, pretty villages and country pubs. Stop for afternoon tea in an elegant English country house hotel. Overnight Bath.

The famous pride of Lions at Longleat House Safari ParkDay 2. Tour Bath's elegant squares, crescents and tour the World famous Roman Bath's, your child friendly guide will help the younger members of family understand the Roman way of life, but make it fun. Tour off the tourist trail and explore England's hidden valleys, quiet villages and local pubs. Our secret castle will be revealed, isolated, forgotten and great fun to get lost within its stone walls. Your guide will explain the fascinating history of this unusual place.

Longleat House is one of England's greatest Elizabethan country homes and the family will enjoy a visit to the state apartments. Your chauffeur-guide after some encouragement will drive through the safari park, featuring mischievous Rhesus Monkeys, Tigers, Bears, Rhino, Zebra and a large pride of African lions. Finish the day getting lost in the world's largest yew hedge maze and explore the adventure castle. Drive by Stonehenge and return to London.


Windsor Castle, Stourhead Gardens and Oxford tour

Tour a World famous Castle, City and Garden, England's finest.

This tour is perfect to see three of England's most famous historic sights, Royal Windsor Castle, the University City of Oxford and explore the English countryside and tour of Europe's greatest 18th century gardens, Stourhead.

Day 1. Windsor is the largest inhabited castle in the world and remains Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II weekend home, but is not exclusively used by the Queen on the weekends. The Queen entertains heads of state at Windsor Castle usually during April. Recent state visits held at Windsor Castle include the President and Madame Chirec of France to mark the centenary of the Entente Cordiale in 2004. Royal weddings also take place at Windsor Castle, Prince Edward and Miss Sophie Rhys-Jones were married at St Georges chapel in 1999.

Today Windsor Castle is still a working Royal Palace and also accepts tourist visits. The grand state apartments, St Georges Chapel and Queen Mary's dolls house can be visited. Enjoy lunch in Windsor town.

Oxford's famous bridge of sighsOxford's history begins with the priory of St Frideswide, founded in AD 727. The city became known as a centre of learning and by the year 1200 many English scholars had returned from study in Europe. Today there are thirty-nine college's, and seven private halls. Tour Christ Church College, Oxford and see the incredible dinning hall, Cathedral and ancient cloisters. See the divinity school and old schools quadrangle, masterpieces of early 17th century architecture. Your guide will give you a true insight into life at Oxford, its architecture and history. Continue your tour through the lovely Cotswold's countryside. Overnight Bath.

The Assembly RoomsDay 2. After breakfast tour the city of Bath. Tour the Roman Bath's museum and Assembly Rooms, a hive off activity in the late 18th century, a meeting place for the differing levels of the polite classes. Time was spent tea drinking, playing cards, dancing, meeting the opposite sex and socializing in general. The Assembly Rooms also feature a superb museum of fashion. Depart Bath and venture into the countryside and enjoy lunch at a country inn.

Stourhead Gardens, Wiltshire Tour Stourhead Gardens, an outstanding example of the English landscape style of garden. Famous for its large collection of exotic trees, magnificent vistas with carefully placed classical temples. This was the garden that inspired the English aristocracy to change the way their estates were laid out, and adopt the romantic idealized landscapes of paintings by Claude Lorrain. Stourhead Gardens is a complete dream. Drive by Stonehenge en-route to London.

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