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Downton Abbey and Oxford

Visit the setting of the hit TV show Downton Abbey
at the majestic Highclere Castle”

Not only is Highclere Castle one of Britain’s most impressive inhabited castles but it is also the setting of the hugely popular Downton Abbey. With your included entry ticket you can explore the luxurious interiors and exquisite gardens of the grounds where the aristocratic Crawley family and their servants’ lives unfold to over nine million viewers each week.

On day one, we visit historic Oxford, famed for its beautiful architecture and prestigious university, where you will have time at leisure for sightseeing, shopping and relaxation.

We also include a visit to Bampton. This pretty village might be familiar to you as it doubles as the fictional town of Downton. Highlights include Churchgate House (the Crawley family home), Downton hospital and the church used for St Michael and All Angels.

Your Hotel

You will stay for one night at a comfortable hotel within easy coaching distance of all the excursions of the tour, such as, or similar to, the four-star Holiday Inn, Reading or three-star Holiday Inn Express Oxford Kassam Stadium. All hotels used have en-suite bedrooms as well as a bar and a dining restaurant where breakfast will be included.

Your Itinerary

Day 1 - Oxford. Journey by coach to the historic city of Oxford. Late afternoon we depart and journey to our hotel.
Day 2 - Highclere Castle. After breakfast we include a morning excursion to the pretty village of Bampton before continuing to Highclere Castle and the setting of Downton Abbey. Late afternoon departure for the journey home.

What's Included

  • Transfers and entry ticket to Highclere Castle and its Egyptian Exhibition and Gardens
  • Excursion to Oxford
  • Excursion to Bampton
  • One night accommodation with English breakfast
  • Return executive coach travel
Please quote tour reference DAB2 when booking by phone.
Departure Date Year Adults Kids
Mar 31 2015£149£139
Sep 2 2015£149£139

Please Note: Child prices subject to sharing a room with 2 adults.

To check availability or make a booking please choose a date above. Then click Book Now.

Single room supplement, add £49 per single room. Child discount (under 12’s) £10. Travel insurance and deposits click here.

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