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Lunch in the Cotswolds from London

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Escape London's crowds for a day trip to the picture-perfect Cotswolds for lunch. You'll visit a region that is forever England, seemingly unchanged by the modern world and famous for its beautiful villages and rolling hills. There will be time to visit quaint villages such as Burford before enjoying a fabulous two-course lunch in a traditional English hotel restaurant.
  • Escape the bustle of London and relax in the Cotswolds
  • Explore the countryside and visit quaint villages with a guide
  • 2 course lunch in charming medieval hotel
  • Round-trip transportation from central London
What to Expect
Meet at Victoria Coach Station, climb on-board, and begin your two-hour scenic journey to the Cotswolds Learn regional history and local insights from your knowledgeable guide on the way and then make your first stop at the photogenic town of Burford, known for houses built from colorful local stones. Wander the tea houses and shops lining the main street and then continue on to the charming 17th century village of Bibury. Next stop at a picturesque hotel for a traditional British lunch. Admire the dining room’s historic stone fireplace and choose your 2 courses from a menu of British specialties. Then enjoy some free time to explore before making a final stop at the quaint market town of Stow-on-the-Wold. Spend time taking photos and gift shopping before returning to Central London in the evening.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Victoria Coach Station, Belgravia, London SW1W 9RH, UK
Departure Time
8:15 AM
Return Details
Victoria Station, Victoria St, Victoria, London SW1E 5ND, UK
  • Local guide
  • 2-course lunch in the heart of the Cotswolds
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach (maximum 50 people)
  • Entry/Admission - Burford Library
  • Entry/Admission - Bibury Trout Farm
  • Entry/Admission - Bourton on the Water Visitor Information Centre
  • Entry/Admission - Stow-on-the-Wold Market Square
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel pick-up
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children under 16 years must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please note: on rare occasions the lunch venue may change due to availability.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 53 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Cotswolds were like a scene out of a movie! I would move there given the chance to any of the villages. Absolutely LOVED our tour guide David was so knowledgeable, kind, courteous and SMART!!! He should be a college professor at Oxford in History,...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Frank our guide and John our driver did an exceptional job on this day trip to the Cotswolds. The Swan restaurant was lovely and the portions were ample. There was plenty of shopping as well as ample time to walk about the three villages visited....More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Cathy A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great day. Our tour guide John and our driver con were amazing. Sights were lovely. Our only complaint relates to the tour description. the site should update length f tour taking into consideration the London traffic. It indicates 10 hours but took longer...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Frances V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The trip was great, beautiful weather, superb guide “lucy” and an unforgettable trout lunch, the day was marvelous, with excellent time table.

Thank 822waelm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Did this trip on a whim and am SO glad we did! We were able to see so many outer lying towns we otherwise wouldn't have been able to, and our guide, Irish John, was absolutely incredible and so knowledgeable of each of the towns...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from jasontravels78 | Reviewed this property |
If I remember correctly there was about 1 hour at each stop and a 2 hour drive to and from the Cotswolds.
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29 January 2019|
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i think so... i have a 1 year baby and i m looking for a tour but i found only ones for older 5, instead here is written from 0...
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27 January 2019|
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Response from jasontravels78 | Reviewed this property |
There are 4 stops on this tour and the amount of walking you do is really up to you. The towns are very small and you get around 1 hour to explore at each stop. You could walk for the full hour or you could pick a lovely... More
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