If you’re planning a trip to England and you’re going to stay in London, then don’t miss out on seeing the most beautiful parts of the English countryside while you’re here. There are many Cotswold tours which can be done in an easy day trip, as London to the Cotswolds train journey takes under 2 hours from door to door. If you’re staying in London, then book Cotswold tours from London to see beautiful landscape, quaint villages and stunning Cotswold market towns. Escape from the big city and get drawn into the incredible English countryside that can boast as a named Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. London has so many amazing tourist attractions, whether you love museums, art, historical buildings, the theatre or cinema – there’s so many places to explore. But a day trip from London to the Cotswolds offers a magical escape that will take your breath away.
Why Book Cotswold Tours from London?
The Secret Cottage Tour in the Cotswolds picks up guests from Moreton-in-Marsh train station and offer fantastic Cotswold tours from London in an easy daytrip. It’s a direct train journey from London, taking just 1 hour and 40 minutes, then you can relax in our luxury Mercedes minibus that meets you at the train station to take you on a breath-taking 6-hour tour of the Cotswolds. There’s no need to bring any food with you as we invite guests into our home for a delicious homecooked buffet in our cosy, large cottage kitchen with an Aga. We also give you a traditional Cotswold cream tea in the afternoon, and a fascinating tour of our 400-year old Cotswold cottage. During our private Cotswold tours, we show guests all around the Cotswolds, driving through charming villages hidden down long country lanes, taking you to many historical places and some of the most impressive Cotswold market towns to explore. Our tour guides and drivers relish in the delight of telling our guests about the surrounding area and know all the best places to visit in the Cotswolds.
Getting to the Cotswolds
The beautiful region of the Cotswolds is in the south-west of England, stretching across the English counties of Oxfordshire, Gloucestershire, Warwickshire, Wiltshire and parts of north-east Somerset. The Cotswolds is easily accessible via some of the main motorways, nearby airports and regular train lines. If you’re staying in London, then it’s a short train journey of just 1 hour and 40 minutes by direct train from London Paddington to Moreton-in-Marsh. There’s also the Oxford Tube, a convenient coach service which takes you from central London to the outskirts of Oxford. Nearby airports include Birmingham, East Midlands, Bristol and all London airports. However, wherever you’re coming from, if you’re looking for the most popular Cotswold tours from London, then the short train journey from London Paddington is the most convenient way to travel here.
Cosy Cotswold Villages
Cotswold villages are what many people come to see when they’re visiting the Cotswolds. The villages have a wonderful, peaceful air about them and offer some of the most beautiful views you will ever see. In winter, ancient cottages huddle on the side of lanes with smoke gently billowing from the chimneys of their log burning fires. In the summer, beautiful cottage gardens flourish with beautiful flowers and rambling roses while villagers watch cricketers play on the village green and locals chat over a chilled drink outside the village pub. Bourton-on-the-Water in Gloucestershire is a typically pretty Cotswold village where visitors flocking from all over the world to experience a charming village centre set on the River Windrush. You can also visit the local attractions such as Birdland and The Model Village which are always popular with families especially.
Discover Cotswold Tours from London
Many of our guests say how much they have enjoyed their day out in the Cotswolds, seeing the most beautiful places in England on a wonderful 6-hour day trip. The Cotswolds is located so close to London, that it’s an easy quick day trip for anyone visiting, and at the end of the tour we drop guests back to the train station so you can be back in London in time for your evening meal. Explore the breath-taking beauty of the Cotswolds with a fantastic Cotswolds tour. We are proud of our 5-star guest reviews on Trip Advisor – if you’re visiting London soon, then book your Secret Cottage tour today to avoid disappointment.