Blenheim Palace OR Oxford Only - Tue 19th June 2018
- Duration: 1 Days
- Product code: PT19Y7
Set in the Oxfordshire Cotswolds, awe-inspiring Blenheim Palace is one of the finest 18th Century Baroque houses in Britain, built on a grand scale in 2100 acres of parkland landscaped by Capability Brown and beautiful formal gardens. Famously the birthplace of Winston Churchill and the setting for many feature films, the interior has a superb collection of tapestries, paintings, porcelain and furniture.
Oxford - City of Spires
Oxford, the 'city of dreaming spires' is steeped in a rich and fascinating history. Famous for its prestigious Oxford University, the city is very pedestrian friendly; a bustling cosmopolitan place with a lovely riverside setting and a lively mix of restaurants, bars and superb shopping. The Radcliffe Camera, Bodleian Library and Bridge of Sighs make up just a few of the famous picturesque buildings of Oxford. Its charming scenery has been the inspiration for many, including Lewis Carroll and J.R.R Tolkien. There are also many recognisable scenes from popular films such as Harry Potter and TV series like Inspector Morse. Come along for a great day out.
Dropping off point – near Ashmolean Museum - 11.00am approx. Blenheim Palace - 11.30am approx.
Departure time - Oxford 4.30pm approx. Blenheim Palace 4.00pm approx. ( TBC by driver on day).
Return to the local area – 6.00/7.00pm approx.