Explore the quintessentially English villages of the Cotswolds, the golden city of Bath and Oxford, the City of Dreaming Spires.
Friday We depart and travel to the Cotswolds and the quintessentially English villages of Bourton-on-the-Water and Stow-on-the-Wold. We depart later this afternoon for the journey to Swindon and the Doubletree by Hilton. This evening enjoy a three course evening meal.
Saturday Today we enjoy a visit to Bath. The golden city of Bath has been welcoming visitors for over 2,000 years. Designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, Bath presents some of the finest architectural sights in Europe including the Royal Crescent, majestic Abbey and Georgian terraces. At the heart of the city next to Bath Abbey is the Roman Baths, which gives a fascinating insight into the bathing complex and great Roman Temple of Sulis Minerva.
Sunday Following breakfast, we travel home via Oxford, the City of Dreaming Spires. Steeped in a rich and fascinating history, Oxford is famous for its prestigious university and is home to 38 colleges where many notable scholars have emerged. Its charming scenery has been the inspiration for many including Lewis Carroll and JRR Tolkien. We depart later this afternoon to make our journey home.
Relax in the beautiful Wiltshire countryside at the DoubleTree by Hilton Swindon ideally located for visiting The Cotswold’s, Bath and Oxford. All bedrooms are en-suite with television, telephone, hair dryer and tea/coffee making facilities. Additional facilities include a relaxing bar, restaurant serving international cuisine and coffee bar. Lift to all floors. Limited ground floor bedrooms.