Private Tour: Stratford-upon-Avon Tour of William Shakespeare Sights from London

London, England (1)


%20 Private Tour: Stratford-upon-Avon Tour of William Shakespeare sights from London If you're looking for a unique and memorable way to see some of the most famous sights in England, consider a private tour of Stratford-upon-Avon. This historic town is home to some of William Shakespeare's most famous works, including the plays Macbeth, Hamlet, and Romeo and Juliet. You'll also have the opportunity to visit the birthplace of the Bard, as well as some of the locations where he lived and worked. A private tour of Stratford-upon-Avon is a great way to learn about the history of this famous town and see some of the most important sights in England.


Tour Duration: 480 min

Private Tour: Stratford-upon-Avon Tour of William Shakespeare Sights from London

Step back to the days of the Elizabethans and follow in the footsteps of William Shakespeare on this private 1-day tour to Stratford-upon-Avon from London. Explore the historic town of Stratford-upon-Avon — famous as the birthplace of William Shakespeare — with a private guide. Discover top sites of interest such as Anne Hathaway’s thatched cottage and the gardens of Hall’s Croft, see where Shakespeare lived and died, and learn of life in the town during the Elizabethan era. This tour includes pickup and drop-off at your London hotel.

What's included

Below are items that the provider has stated are included with Private Tour: Stratford-upon-Avon Tour of William Shakespeare Sights from London at no additional cost

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private guide
  • Entry Tickets
  • Transport by private vehicle

What's NOT included

Below are items that the tour provider of Private Tour: Stratford-upon-Avon Tour of William Shakespeare Sights from London has stated that may cost an additional fee if desired.

  • Food and drinks, unless specified

Points Of Interest

  • 30 minutes: Visit the home in which William Shakespeare was born and learn about the shop from where his father traded.
  • 30 minutes: Shakespeare’s New Place was his family home from 1597 until he died in the house in 1616. The house was demolished in 1759, a registered garden has been designed to commemorate the importance of the site and allow visitors to make their own personal connection with Shakespeare. It was here that The Tempest was written amongst many others.
  • 40 minutes: Explore the beautifully furnished Jacobean home of Shakespeare’s daughter Susanna and her husband, the physician John Hall. Wander into the tranquil walled garden and discover the fragrant medicinal herbs, as John Hall would have used in his remedies.
  • 15 minutes: See the grave of our greatest writer (subject to church not being closed for religious services)
  • minutes: The birthplace of John Harvard, founder of Harvard University
  • 40 minutes: Visit the beautiful 500 year old cottage where Shakespeare courted his bride-to-be. See original furniture including the Hathaway bed and uncover five centuries of stories in this picturesque cottage and 13 generations of the family who lived there

Additional Information

  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Dress code is casual
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • 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.