2 Days
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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. This tour is a great accompaniment to the third television series of Downton Abbey which aired from September 2012.

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 visit Henley-upon-Thames - a delightful town with a picture-postcard setting that will surely charm you.

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. 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/Henley-on-Thames. After breakfast we visit Henley-on-Thames before continuing to Highclere Castle and the setting of Downton Abbey. Late afternoon departure for the journey home.

Please note that on the 30th August 2014 departure we will visit Newbury instead of Henley-on-Thames. This charming historic market town is home to a castle, Norman church. a selection of cafes and shops, and a picturesque riverside setting.

What's Included

  • Transfers and entry ticket to Highclere Castle and its Egyptian Exhibition and Gardens.
  • Excursions to Oxford and Henley-on-Thames
  • One night accommodation with English breakfast
  • Return executive coach travel
Please quote tour reference DAB2 when booking by phone.
Departure Date Year Adults Kids
May 3 Places still available, please call us. 2014£139£129
Aug 31 2014£139£129

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

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