Stratford upon Avon is a historic market town in Warwickshire situated on the banks of the River Avon and a popular tourist destination attracting over three million visitors a year. With its beautiful surroundings it’s not hard to see why it’s such a hit with coach trip visitors.
Best known for being the birthplace of the poet William Shakespeare and home to the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford plays host to a rich programme of events and activities from festivals and music in the park to river racing and cruises.
Historic, Stratford upon Avon
Stratford is so versatile with its varied attractions making it an interesting place to explore for a long weekend coach break.
You can take a river cruise, see the city using one of the ‘Hop-on Hop off’ buses or use their specially produced cycle route where you can ride by the white and black timbered Shakespearean Houses. This vibrant town dating back to the medieval times has lots to offer, with a large variety of restaurants, offering both international and local cuisine and a fine selection of bars and pubs.
With so much to explore in Stratford and with events happening all year round it’s easy to see why visitors flock coach tours here again and again. With Stratford’s wonderful array of shops and attractions, you won’t be disappointed!
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