Welcome to our tour to Blenheim Palace and The Cotswolds.
Student Top Attractions in Blenheim Palace
We will travel through different parts the Cotswolds with views of fields and gentle rolling hills plus the "Old English" style villages. We will stop at one of the prettiest and best of all these villages, Bourton on the Water. After a quick walking tour you have time for food and to enjoy any of the attractions, sights or events on offer.
Blenheim Palace is the main home of the Dukes of Marlborough and the only non-royal country house in England to hold the title of "palace". The palace was built between 1705 and 1722. Blenheim Palace was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1987.
It has been the home to the Churchill family for about 300 years and was the birthplace of Winston Churchill, Prime Minister of Britain during World War II. It is one of the most impressive houses in all of England!
A national area of outstanding beauty, the Cotswolds is full of quaint small villages with houses and churches that date back around 500 years. Most buildings are made in local limestone (Cotswold Stone).
Please follow the advice of your tour manager and make sure that you are at the various pick up points and departures at the correct times.