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  • Location:London, United Kingdom
  • Duration:9 hours 30 minutes (approx.)

Windsor Castle, Stonehenge and Oxford Custom Day Trip

Experience three of England’s trophy sights on this full-day trip to Windsor Castle, Stonehenge and Oxford from London. Travel by air-conditioned coach to Windsor to gaze at magnificent Windsor Castle and, if you wish, buy an entrance ticket from your guide to tour its awesome interior. Then, head for Stonehenge to marvel at this UNESCO World Heritage site, again choosing to explore independently or to buy an entrance ticket for an in-depth, audio-guided tour. Last but not least, admire the honey-stoned gems of beautiful Oxford on an included walking tour.


  • Full-day trip to Windsor, Stonehenge and Oxford from London
  • Admire three of England’s greatest sights in one day, with optional interior visits to Windsor Castle and Stonehenge
  • Buy an entrance ticket to Windsor Castle from your guide or explore Windsor independently
  • Purchase an entrance ticket to Stonehenge from your guide or explore independently
  • Enjoy an included walking tour of honey-colored Oxford
  • Choose if you want entrance tickets to Stonehenge or Windsor Castle on the day itself
  • Enjoy a pickup from selected central London hotels

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Windsor Castle, Stonehenge and Oxford Custom Day Trip

See Christ Church College on your walking tour of Oxford

Leave London on your air-conditioned coach and travel west to Windsor, the home of Windsor Castle, an official residence of Queen Elizabeth II. Extending over 13 acres (five hectares), this imposing castle houses lavish State Apartments, Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House and magnificent St George’s Chapel, the burial place of King Henry VIII.

Buy an entrance ticket to the Castle from your guide on the coach, and head inside to view the State Apartments, St George’s Chapel and other highlights, all brought to life by audio guide commentary. The display of British pageantry that is the Changing of the Guard takes place in the Castle precincts on an almost daily basis, so you may catch this colorful morning ceremony if your tour takes place on one of the days it occurs and if you have purchased an entrance ticket to the Castle.

Alternatively, use your time to explore the town of Windsor and stroll around its quaint streets. You may also see the New or Old Guard of soldiers marching to the Castle if your tour coincides with a Changing of the Guard ceremony. Usually accompanied by a military band, the Guards march through central Windsor in their bright red tunics and bearskin helmets, making an impressive sight.

After around two hours in Windsor, head for Stonehenge. This UNESCO-listed stone circle rears dramatically from Salisbury Plain and is cloaked in mystery. Perhaps purchase an entrance ticket from your guide and take an audio-guided tour that delves into the stones’ spiritual importance and their associations with figures such as King Arthur and Merlin. Or view Stonehenge independently from outside and ponder its mysteries yourself as you take photos of this incredible prehistoric monument.

Later, continue to Oxford. Home to Britain’s oldest university, the colleges of this honey-stoned town inspired scholars such as Lewis Carroll and J R R Tolkien. Take an included walking tour to admire Christchurch College, the Bodleian Library and Sheldonian Theatre as you listen to your guide’s crystal-clear commentary on your Vox headphones.

Afterward, return to London where your tour ends with a drop-off at Victoria coach station.

Customer Reviews

Robert W
United States of America

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

This was a fabulous tour. Our guide Salvatori went beyond to accommodate everyone.... It was obvious that he loves his job and is totally knowledgeable........Best tour ever.....

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

It is a good and complete trip. You can buy the tickets in the bus at a cheaper price and also the guide is giving you advice about the best place to eat or to do. The tourist guide was so kind and cheerful. It is a strongly recommended tour.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

My sister and I traveled from Los Angeles to London to celebrate my 30th birthday and enjoyed our tour so much! The tour guide was so helpful, the driver was safe and the sights were beautiful. This was a dream trip come true and I would recommend Viator to any one who is looking for a guided sightseeing tour.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Anthony, the tour guide, was very friendly and knowledgeable. I would do this tour again, and recommend it to my friends.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Tour was wonderful and a fully packed day. Reese our tour guide was very informative. Due to the amount of travel time between sites, time was very limited at Oxford, but the tour was well done and provided a good general tour of the general layout of the Oxford Universities and the surrounding township.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

The tour bus was a little late and the tour guide seemed short tempered, but the places we visited made up for that. Amazing trip!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Windsor castle was really beautiful, however you don't really get enough time to really explore it and see everything.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

The tour was excellent. Our Guide Monica was excellent, she was very knowledgeable and our driver was excellent as well - both of them were very helpful in everything. The only thing I would like is to have more time especially in Windsor Castle - most of the time were spent standing on line then you need to walk up to the castle and literally left 30 minutes to go through the castle.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

My husband and I just returned to NY from a wonderful trip to England. The tour we did with Charlotte and Lori, the driver was fabulous. Charlotte was energetic, pleasant and very knowledgeable in all the history of the areas we toured as well as giving us some ideas on places to eat when back in London. We felt very safe with Lori as our driver. I would highly recommend this tour!!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

This was an excellent tour. The guide Rita and the driver Angelo were great.

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