Windsor Castle, Stonehenge, and Oxford Day Trip from London

Windsor Castle, Stonehenge, and Oxford Day Trip from London

Windsor has been the home of Kings and Queens for centuries. Wander its cobbled streets and see the largest occupied castle in the world – home of the English and British monarchy for more than 900 years and official residence of Her Majesty The Queen.

Stonehenge is a must-see icon of England and with a history spanning 4,500 years, it has many different meanings to people today. Stonehenge is a wonder of the world, a spiritual place and a source of inspiration.

Plus, discover the beautiful English city of Oxford, home to the world-famous university and incredible architecture dating back to Saxon times.
* Duration: 11 hours 30 minutes
* Starts: Greater London, United Kingdom
* Trip Category: Day Trips & Excursions >> Day Trips




Windsor has been the home of Kings and Queens for centuries. Wander its cobbled streets and see the largest occupied castle in the world – home of the English and British monarchy for more than 900 years and official residence of Her Majesty The Queen.

Stonehenge is a must-see icon of England and with a history spanning 4,500 years, it has many different meanings to people today. Stonehenge is a wonder of the world, a spiritual place and a source of inspiration.

Plus, discover the beautiful English city of Oxford, home to the world-famous university and incredible architecture dating back to Saxon times.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Windsor Castle, Castle Hill, Windsor SL4 1PD England

Our first stop is Windsor Castle, the ancestral home of the British Royal family for more than 900 years and the largest, continuously occupied castle in Europe. Marvel at the splendour of the State Apartments, the grandest apartments in England, where paintings by Van Dyck and Rubens hang from the walls and the ceilings are painted with elaborate, magnificent murals.

Step inside St George’s Chapel, where HRH Prince Harry married Ms Meghan Markle and the tombs of prominent previous monarchs are located, including Henry VIII and Charles I. Don’t miss a colourful display of typical British pageantry that takes place every morning at the Changing the Guard ceremony, where the handover of duties between guards to the Queen takes place. If Her Majesty is in Windsor during your visit, you may be lucky enough to see the Royal Standard flying on the flagpole of the Round Tower. (If option selected.)

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: St. George’s Chapel, Castle Hill, Windsor England

St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle in England, is a chapel designed in the high-medieval Gothic style. It is both a Royal Peculiar, a church under the direct jurisdiction of the monarch, and the Chapel of the Order of the Garter. Seating approximately 800,[1] it is located in the Lower Ward of the castle. (If option selected.)

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Stonehenge, Amesbury SP4 7DE England

Step back 5,000 years in time to prehistoric Britain as our guide helps bring the history of this fascinating monument to life. Who built Stonehenge? Why was it built? Discover the answer to these questions and the monument’s fascinating link to the Summer and Winter solstice. Come face-to-face with a 5,500-year-old man and visit the world-class exhibition centre, with 250 ancient objects on display. (If option selected.)

Duration: 1 hour

Pass By: Sheldonian Theatre, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3AZ England

The Sheldonian Theatre, located in Oxford, England, was built from 1664 to 1669 after a design by Christopher Wren for the University of Oxford. The building is named after Gilbert Sheldon, chancellor of the University at the time and the project’s main financial backer.

Pass By: Bodleian Library Bodleian Library Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BG England

The Bodleian Library is the main research library of the University of Oxford, and is one of the oldest libraries in Europe. With over 12 million items, it is the second-largest library in Britain after the British Library.

Stop At: University of Oxford, University Offices 1 Wellington Square, Oxford OX1 2JD England

‘The City of Dreaming Spires’ is known for its distinctive architecture and holds the unique accolade of having examples of every architectural period going as far back as Saxon times. Wander its quaint cobbled streets on a walking tour of the city with our expert tour guide, who will bring the history and charm of this ancient city to life.

Duration: 1 hour