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Discover the Charm of Oxford and the Elegance of Highclere Castle

Discover the Charm of Oxford and the Elegance of Highclere Castle: A Day Tour to Remember

Imagine a day filled with the intellectual allure of one of the world’s oldest universities and the aristocratic grandeur of a beloved television series setting. Our Oxford University and Highclere Castle Day Tour offers just that—a perfect blend of academic excellence and historical elegance.

The Journey Begins: A Stroll Through Oxford’s Academic Excellence

Start your adventure with a two-hour walking tour of the University of Oxford. This city, steeped in centuries of academic tradition, has been nurturing minds since 1196. Wander through the historic colleges, admire the stunning architecture, and soak in the vibrant atmosphere of a place that has inspired countless scholars and leaders.

Oxford’s cobblestone streets and iconic landmarks will captivate you as you explore its nooks and crannies. From the grandeur of the Radcliffe Camera to the serene beauty of the Botanic Garden, every corner of Oxford tells a story. Whether you are a history buff, a literature enthusiast, or simply a lover of beautiful places, Oxford has something to enchant you.

A Delightful Interlude: Lunch in Oxford

After a morning of exploration, take a break to savour a leisurely lunch at one of Oxford’s charming local restaurants or cafés. This one-hour interlude allows you to relax, reflect on the morning’s discoveries, and prepare for the next exciting part of your journey.

Stepping into the World of Downton Abbey: Highclere Castle

Next, you’ll travel to Highclere Castle, the magnificent setting of the TV series Downton Abbey. For three hours, immerse yourself in the opulent world of the Crawley family and the real-life home of Lord and Lady Carnarvon. Explore the castle’s grand rooms, marvel at its exquisite art collection, and stroll through the beautifully landscaped grounds.

Highclere Castle is more than just a filming location; it’s a living piece of history. As you wander through its halls, you can almost hear the echoes of past residents and the stories they’ve left behind. The castle’s rich history and stunning beauty make it a highlight of the tour.

Tailored for Your Comfort: Personalized Experience

Our tour is designed with your comfort and preferences in mind. Choose from a wide selection of vehicles, from cosy saloon cars to spacious 8-seater vehicles, ensuring a journey that suits your needs. With pick-up and drop-off available at any London accommodation, enjoy the convenience of having a dedicated driver at your disposal for the entire 10-hour tour.

Spend six hours exploring Oxford and Highclere Castle’s historic landmarks and four hours in transit, allowing you to relax and enjoy the scenic journey. Our personalized service ensures that your day unfolds exactly as you wish, with flexibility and comfort at every step.

Practical Information: Admissions and Policies

Please note that admission fees to attractions are not included in the tour price, providing you with the flexibility to customize your experience. Whether you want to visit specific colleges in Oxford or delve deeper into certain areas of Highclere Castle, the choice is yours.

Booking in advance is highly recommended to tailor the tour to your interests. Full payment is required no later than three days before the scheduled pick-up date. For a complete refund, cancellations must be made at least 24 hours before the tour starts. Unfortunately, cancellations within 24 hours of the tour or any amendments to the booking in this period will not be eligible for a refund.

Concluding Your Day of Discovery

As your tour concludes, you’ll return to London with memories of a day well spent—wandering through the hallowed halls of Oxford and the luxurious rooms of Highclere Castle. Each moment of the tour is designed to offer you a unique blend of learning, exploration, and relaxation.

Book your Oxford University and Highclere Castle Day Tour today and step into a world where academic splendour meets aristocratic elegance. This is more than a tour; it’s a journey through time, culture, and history.

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