Private Tour: Blenheim Palace from London

London, England (5)

Summary

%20 A private tour of Blenheim Palace from London is a great way to see this beautiful palace and its grounds. The tour will take you through the main areas of the palace, including the grand entrance, the state apartments, the chapel, and the gardens. You will also have the opportunity to see some of the famous paintings and sculptures in the palace, as well as the gardens and grounds. This is a great way to see Blenheim Palace and learn about its history and the important people who have lived there.


Description

Tour Duration: 360 min

Private Tour: Blenheim Palace from London

Explore Blenheim Palace on a 6-hour tour from London, driving through the scenic English countryside by private car. Discover the only non-royal palace in England, and marvel at the sumptuous furnishings and see the room where Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill was born along with an exhibition dedicated to the WW2 leader.  Not to forget the gardens designed by Capability Brown, said to be the most beautiful in the country and starting point for the popular landscape gardening movement.

What's included

Below are items that the provider has stated are included with Private Tour: Blenheim Palace from London at no additional cost

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Professional guide
  • Driver/guide
  • Entry Tickets
  • Transport by private vehicle

What's NOT included

Below are items that the tour provider of Private Tour: Blenheim Palace from London has stated that may cost an additional fee if desired.

  • Food and drinks

Points Of Interest

  • 180 minutes: Discover the vast estate of Blenheim Palace in the Oxfordshire village of Woodstock on a half-day tour from London, traveling by private car. The only non-royal or religious palace in the UK, Blenheim is the ancestral home of the dukes of Marlborough, and was built between 1705 and 1722. Upon arrival, marvel at the sumptuous interior, and discover a masterpiece of Baroque architecture. Once home to Winston Churchill, the palace rooms include the imposing Great Hall and the state apartments. See stunning portraits and tapestries, as well as period furniture and porcelain displays. Then, wander among more than 2,000 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens and grounds. See the water terraces of the Formal Gardens, and take on the challenge of the Marlborough Maze in the Pleasure Gardens. Walks around the grounds will take you to the Pump House, rose gardens, Boathouse, and more.

Additional Information

  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Your guide and yourself are welcome to wear face masks and we will keep to the UK law regarding social distancing.