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Oxford City Break – 3 nights

(example itinerary)

In this amazing Oxford City Break you will be Chauffeur driven from your London airport, booked into an excellent city center 4* hotel, be shown Oxford’s must-see sights in a private tour, be Chauffeur driven through the picturesque Cotswolds, visit Blenheim Palace, one of Britain’s finest country houses, indulge in some exclusive shopping at the world-renowned Bicester Village and be entertained to an English cream tea while cruising along the river Thames.

This is an example itinerary and can be tailored to meet your personal requirements.  So you could choose to stay in a 5* hotel, swap the shopping trip for a visit to the Mini car factory, add in a hot air balloon ride, etc.  When you make your enquiry,  please describe the changes you would like to see and we will plan a trip for you to remember.

The pricing provided is indicative and can vary depending on how many changes you make and the time of year that you plan to visit.

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If you’re planning a short Oxford City break, then this three night itinerary might be perfect for you. You will visit Oxford's most famous and fascinating sights, see the beautiful Cotswolds, visit Blenheim Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, indulge in some exclusive shopping at Bicester Village and finish your visit in style by cruising the river Thames while enjoying a cream tea.

The itinerary is an example and can be tailored to meet you specific interests.  In the itineraries section below, we offer alternative options that you may enjoy. Note that price for the suggested options marked with (*) is not included.

 

Itineraries

Day 1

Arrival in Oxford

On arrival at your chosen London airport you will be met by our Chauffeur who will drive you to your Oxford 4* hotel.

Day 1

Time : 12:00 am

Evening in Oxford

Enjoy dinner at one of Oxford's many excellent restaurants and/or be entertained at one of the historic venues. You will find a calendar full of events, from highbrow cultural shows to live music in local pubs, giving you plenty of chances to mingle and enjoy the city at night. We provide restaurant recommendations and we can book your entertainment tickets (*).

Day 2

Time : 12:00 am

Oxford City Tour with a private tour guide (morning)

Explore Oxford’s with your own private official tour guide, visiting Oxford's must-see sights. You can take the official tour, or we can arrange a tailor made tour based on your interests in the following languages: English, Chinese Mandarin (summer only), Danish, Dutch, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish

Day 2

Time : 12:00 am

Self-guided Oxford tour (afternoon)

After lunch enjoy a self-guided tour through Oxford's historic streets and visit more of Oxford's amazing attractions using our unique tour guides. In the summer months finish off the afternoon with one of Oxford's favourite past times and go punting.

Day 2

Time : 12:00 am

Evening in Oxford

Enjoy dinner at one of Oxford's many excellent restaurants and/or be entertained at one of the historic venues, or take a amazing Hot air ballon flight over the city of Oxford (*).

Day 3

Time : 12:00 am

The Cotswolds (morning)

Today you will explore one of the UK's most beautiful regions, the Cotswolds in one of our chauffeur driven cars with an experienced and knowledgeable driver. You will visit the towns and villages of Burford, Bourton-on-the-Water, Upper and Lower Slaughter, Stow-on-the-Wold, Broadway, Chipping Campden, Moreton-in-Marsh, Chipping Norton and Woodstock.

Options: While on your tour, you could also decide to visit the Hook Norton Brewery (*), the finest example of a Victorian Tower Brewery in the country, or the Cotswold Distillery (*) nestled in the beautiful Cotswolds countryside, the distillery offers visitors a rare opportunity to see a range of different spirits being made.

Day 3

Time : 12:00 am

Blenheim Palace (afternoon)

After lunch your driver will take you to Blenheim Palace, one of Britain’s finest country houses, birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill and an UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore the Palace State Rooms, Churchill Exhibition, 'Untold Story' and the Park, Formal Gardens and Pleasure Gardens.

Day 3

Time : 12:00 am

Evening in Oxford

Enjoy dinner at one of Oxford's many excellent restaurants and/or be entertained at one of the historic venues, or enjoy a 30 minute helicopter tour over the City of Oxford (*)

Day 4

Time : 12:00 am

Bicester Village (morning)

Today your driver will take you to visit the world-renowned Bicester Village to discover a world of luxury in the region’s ultimate shopping destination. Home to more than 160 fashion and lifestyle boutiques, each offers savings of up to 60% on high street prices. If shopping is not something that you would like to do, you could swap this for a tour of the Mini factory, or visit the Oxford Artisan Distillery company, or enjoy more of the historic sites and museums in Oxford City.

Day 4

Time : 12:00 am

River cruise (afternoon)

After lunch your driver will return you to Oxford to enjoy a private river cruise. Cruising the tranquil Thames offers a taste of a slower life, where cares drift away with the gentle flow of the water and life’s pleasures can be enjoyed to their utmost. While onboard enjoy a classic English afternoon tea.

Day 4

Time : 12:00 am

Time to leave

Your driver will now drive you to your London airport, or your next destination.

  • Accommodation and breakfast – price based on 2 people sharing
  • Chauffeur driven: airport pick-up & return, Cotswolds tour, Blenheim Palace visit & Bicester Village
  • Oxford private tour fee
  • Punting boat hire fee
  • Blenheim Palace entrance fee
  • Private river cruise & cream tea
  • International Flights
  • Visa fees
  • Tips
  • Meals and Drinks
  • Other Transport
  • Other Excursions