In just 1 hour 40 minutes on the train you can make a visit to The Cotswolds for a wonderful escape and the perfect daytrip from London. The Cotswolds are located in south central England, where the stunning rolling countryside is famous for the Cotswold hills. Bourton on The Water, Bibury Stow-on-the-Wold and Moreton-in-Marsh are just a few of the attractive towns in the area, all of which are unique in appearance with extraordinary architecture and milky-coloured facades, embellished cottage gardens and quaint cottages. The rural landscape of The Cotswolds is distinct by its rare extensive grassland and the exclusive beauty of the honey-coloured natural Cotswold stone, creates a charming and classic sense of true English heritage.
Historical buildings, charming thatched cottages and chocolate box villages…
The Cotswolds – An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
A daytrip from London and a tour in The Cotswolds is the best way to escape and relax, away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Cotswold tours offer you a delightful breath of fresh air where you can absorb and admire the picture-perfect scenery, the charming Cotswold stone villages and the magnificent stately homes with their impressive gardens. This area of outstanding natural beauty is a beautiful and unspoilt part of England boasting an array of pretty meadows, charming thatch cottages, historical homes and chocolate box villages, giving everyone the experience of a lifetime that you will always remember. The Cotswolds has some of lushest and most stunning countryside in England, famously known for its peaceful and tranquil setting. A six-hour guided tour makes for a special day out to explore hidden villages and pretty market towns amongst the rolling hills.
Pretty Market Towns and Charming Villages…
Cotswold market towns are well-known for strong working communities, giving a thriving and buzzing atmosphere within weekly markets, farmers markets, gift shops, cafes and cobbled streets. Antique shops, stunning boutiques and unique pottery workshops are all typical of a Cotswold town, bringing exclusivity to the area. Peaceful Cotswold villages lie nestled between hills and woodland, often with trickling streams running through, making them the perfect tranquil place for a stop on the tour. Discover the Cotswolds and see seventeenth century cottages like the famous Arlington Row in Bibury, which was once a wool store and is now a historic row of pretty converted cottages. If you’re thinking of staying overnight in the area, there are also some beautiful quintessential hotels such as The Slaughter Inn in Lowers Slaughters.
Why Book a Daytrip Tour of The Cotswolds?
The Cotswolds is a magnificent and magical place that is so near to London, you will be surprised of the contrast. While London is huge, when you visit the Cotswolds you will see a striking impression of extra special organic countryside beauty. It’s only a short journey on the train from London Paddington to our closest station at Moreton-in-Marsh which brings you to the doorstep of the stunning Cotswolds. If you are only visiting the UK for a short time, then booking a one-day 6-hour Cotswold guided tour which shows you all the beautiful places around the area. You are invited for morning tea or coffee and a pastry at the Secret Cottage, then we provide a full and delicious buffet lunch. In the afternoon, you are brought back to the cottage for a tasty traditional Cotswold cream tea. If you want to see England countryside in all its splendour, then The Cotswolds is a popular place to visit. Thousands of people flock from all over the year to see the outstanding beauty of the area. We know that you will want to see more than the typical tourist places, so we spend six hours taking you to the most stunning and unique sites for you to see, ensuring you have a special and memorable visit. The Cotswolds have so many unusually beautiful places to explore, so a Cotswold daytrip is the best way to do it.
Grand manor houses, ancient pretty cottages, village greens, enchanting wildlife, historical buildings and working farms…
The Exclusive Secret Cottage Tour
Many of the guided tours show you The Cotswolds in the most beneficial way where you can experience a first-class tour by informative, local experts who know the area like the back of their hands! You will be shown charming Cotswold villages, private estates with stunning gardens, and the rolling hills and landscapes that completely take your breath away. There’s Grand manor houses, ancient pretty cottages, village greens, enchanting wildlife, historical buildings and working farms.
Plus, you get a tour of our beautiful Secret Cottage and some delicious food to complete the day. You are guaranteed to thoroughly enjoy the Secret Cottage Tour from start to finish. Our guests are picked up directly from the Moreton-in-Marsh train station in our seven seater Mercedes minibus and when the six-hour tour is over, we will take you back to the station. You should be back to London in time for dinner! Our tours are booked up very quickly, so book now to avoid disappointment!