Welcome to Stratford-Upon-Avon: Private 2-hour Walking TourPrivate Tour

Explore the picturesque medieval town of Stratford-upon-Avon on this private 2-hour walking tour and discover the birthplace of William Shakespeare.
Adults: 2 Children: 0

Things to know


2 hrs


City Highlights, First Time Visitor, History

Private Tour:

You and our own professional guide. 100% exclusive

Transport Mode:

Walking tour: no transportation is included

What's included:

A friendly, professional English-speaking tour guide for your private group, Plenty of time to take photos of your favourite places

What's not included:

Hotel pick up and drop off, Food and drink, Gratuities
Meeting points: Your guide will meet beside the Gower Memorial in Bancroft Gardens, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6AT, United Kingdom

What makes this tour special

Embark on a 2-hour tour to the historic market town of Stratford-upon-Avon, located in Warwickshire in the heart of England, where the River Avon runs through the town giving origin to part of its name. It is perhaps most famous as the birthplace of William Shakespeare, one of the greatest playwrights and poets in the English language. 

On your private tour, you will:

Embark on a 2-hour journey through the heart of Stratford-Upon-Avon, as your guide unveils the rich history behind the scenic canals, home to graceful swans, and showcases incredible theatres and architectural gems. 

Be enchanted by the charm of Stratford-upon-Avon, a quintessentially English town and one of the most popular destinations in the United Kingdom because of its Royal Theatre, historic houses, a famous market, and beautiful scenery.

Wander through picturesque streets adorned with beautifully preserved, authentic buildings, many of which have stood since Shakespeare's time. Along the way, immerse yourself in the captivating story of Stratford's evolution, from its ancient origins to its vibrant modern life.

Through the eyes of a local, Stratford-upon-Avon springs to life, offering glimpses into its storied past and its vibrant present. Don't miss this opportunity to discover the enchanting tales and hidden treasures of this beloved town.

What you'll see

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Flexible cancellation

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Professional Guides

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QWill there be other people on the tour or is it just us?
AAll of our tours are 100% private and exclusive, which means that it will just be you, your group and your guide on the tour.

Your tour will be completely tailored to your needs and we will make sure to find a guide that best suits your group.
QAre entrance tickets and transport included in the cost of the tour?
AIn the ‘Things to Know’ section at the top of this page you will find details of whatever entrance tickets and transport are included in the tour. If you have any questions about this, then you can either use the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, send an email to <team@travelcurious.com> or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).
QWhat is your cancellation policy?
AOn tours cancelled more than 48 hours before the scheduled departure time, we are happy to offer our customers a full refund - minus a 5% credit card fee and the cost of any tickets that have been purchased.

For tours cancelled less than 48 hours before the scheduled departure time, we are unfortunately unable to offer refunds. If you would like to reschedule a tour, this is usually possible if we are given enough notice, but we cannot guarantee the same guide.

Changes made to bookings may be subject to rebooking fees to cover the cost of tickets purchased, transport, guide rescheduling and administration.

To cancel or change your booking, please contact us at <team@travelcurious.com> or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).
QWho do I contact if I have any questions about this tour or if I want to make changes to my tour?
AAt Travel Curious, we provide a free concierge service to help you plan your time abroad and they will be able to answer any questions you may have about this tour or any other tours. We are normally able to customise or personalise tours to suit your needs.

Please do get in touch by either using the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, sending an email to <reservations@travelcurious.com> or calling 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).
QAm I able to book more than one tour?
AAbsolutely, you can book as many tours as you like! You can add them to your cart by clicking the ‘Book Now’ button or you can get in touch and we can put together an itinerary for you. To get in touch, you can either use the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, send an email to <team@travelcurious.com> or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).


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