Oxford Windsor and Eton

Visit Royal Windsor, Eton College, and a world famous university

Overview

Windsor Castle is the oldest and largest continuously occupied castle in the world. Founded by William the Conqueror in the 11th century, it has since been the home of 39 monarchs. Today Queen Elizabeth II spends most of her weekends at the Castle. Windsor is also home to Frogmore Cottage the UK residence of Harry & Meghan. Founded in 1440 by King Henry VI to provide an education to 70 poor boys, Eton College is now the most prestigious boys school in the world. Oxford is the oldest university in the English speaking world, dating back to the 12th Century. 28 British Prime Ministers, at least 30 international leaders and 55 Nobel Prize winners have taught or studied here. Oxford is consistently ranked in the top 5 universities in the world, and has a range of attractions that suits every visitor, from the world's first public museum opened in 1684, to the Victorian indoor market.

tour duration

Tour
Duration

Day Tour
age range

Age
Range

0-99
tour pace

Tour
Pace

Relaxed
group size

Average
Group Size

12 - 30

What's Included

  • Return travel by executive coach
  • Guided walking tour of Royal Windsor & Eton – see the castle, Prince Harry & Meghan’s wedding procession route, and the world famous Eton College
  • Changing of the Guard ceremony outside Windsor Castle
  • Guided walking tour of Oxford University including Sheldonian Theatre, Bodleian Library, Bridge of Sighs, Radcliffe Camera, Christ Church "Harry Potter" College, Balliol College, Merton College and lots more...
  • Free time to enjoy Oxford's other attractions including the Ashmolean Museum, a tour of Christ Church College, some souvenir shopping or a visit to the Indoor Market.

Itinerary

Morning

We visit Windsor where 900 years of Royal history are waiting for us. We enjoy a walking tour of this beautiful town, where we see what is now the largest continuously occupied castle in the world. If the Royal flag is flying, the Queen’s at home. We also visit historic Eton, home to Britain’s most famous private school, where 18 former British Prime Ministers, world leaders and royalty have studied.

Afternoon

We continue to Oxford, where we enjoy a guided walking tour of one of the oldest and most famous universities in the world. We’ll hear stories about Oxford’s famous students, get a feel for what student life must be like, and discover some of the locations of Harry Potter film scenes. The Ashmolean Museum, Christ Church College and indoor market are worth a visit during your free time.

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Additional Information

This tour departs from:

BrightonBrighton - 21-22 Old Steine (bus stop, outside Discovery Tours Travel Centre) BN1 1EL08:40View
BrightonBrighton - Falmer Train Station ( bus stop, A27 southbound) BN1 9SD08:25View
Burgess HillBurgess Hill - Burgess Hill Train Station (outside main entrance) RH15 0AD09:15View
EastbourneEastbourne - Cornfield Rd (bus stop C1, opposite Tourist Information Centre) BN21 4QA07:55View
HastingsHastings - Hastings Pier (bus stop) TN34 1JU07:20View
HoveHove - Tisbury Road (bus stop B, outside Hove Town Hall) BN3 3BQ08:55View
WorthingWorthing - Worthing Train Station ( outside main entrance) BN11 1UR07:55View

 

We want you to have complete confidence when travelling with us, so have introduced additional measures and procedures on our tours to keep you safe. 

Transportation -  our coaches are cleaned with antiviral products, and fitted with new air filtration systems which regularly purify the air onboard. Antibacterial hand gel is available too.

Seating Capacity - will be limited in line with government regulations.

Temperature Check - all drivers, guides and passengers will be temperature checked before boarding the coach.

Face Coverings - you are required to wear a face covering when travelling on our coaches. 

IF YOU HAVE COVID-19 SYMPTOMS PLEASE DO NOT GO TO THE DEPARTURE POINT. CALL OUR TEAM ON + 44 1273 648966 / + 44 7917 224 732 FOR FURTHER ADVICE.

 

 

We've introduced new terms and conditions to give you maximum flexibility if you need to make changes to, or cancel your tour booking. 

  • NO cancellation fees
  • NO change fees
  • NO booking fees
  • YOUR MONEY IS PROTECTED - free cancellation or date change up to 24 hours before departure

see full terms and conditions below https://www.discoverytours.co.uk/terms-and-conditions

 

 
Our modern executive coaches have reclining seats, WC and air con. Wi-Fi and charging points are available on most coaches. Infants under 2 years old travel for free, but must be seated on a parent's / guardian's lap. There is space in the hold area to store pushchairs, wheelchairs and luggage.
 
If you have any disabilities you'd like to advise us of, please call + 44 1273 648966 before departure. We always try to accommodate special requirements, including reserving seats on the coach.
 
Children under 16 years old must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Unaccompanied passengers aged 16 & 17 years old need a letter of consent from a parent or guardian which can be emailed to info@discoverytours.co.uk
 
If you can't arrive at the departure point on time, you're unable to attend your tour due to illness, or have an emergency while on tour, please call or WhatsApp + 44 7917 224 732 for assistance. 
 

Departure Points

This tour departs from:

BrightonBrighton - 21-22 Old Steine (bus stop, outside Discovery Tours Travel Centre) BN1 1EL08:40View
BrightonBrighton - Falmer Train Station ( bus stop, A27 southbound) BN1 9SD08:25View
Burgess HillBurgess Hill - Burgess Hill Train Station (outside main entrance) RH15 0AD09:15View
EastbourneEastbourne - Cornfield Rd (bus stop C1, opposite Tourist Information Centre) BN21 4QA07:55View
HastingsHastings - Hastings Pier (bus stop) TN34 1JU07:20View
HoveHove - Tisbury Road (bus stop B, outside Hove Town Hall) BN3 3BQ08:55View
WorthingWorthing - Worthing Train Station ( outside main entrance) BN11 1UR07:55View

Covid-19 Safety Policy

 

We want you to have complete confidence when travelling with us, so have introduced additional measures and procedures on our tours to keep you safe. 

Transportation -  our coaches are cleaned with antiviral products, and fitted with new air filtration systems which regularly purify the air onboard. Antibacterial hand gel is available too.

Seating Capacity - will be limited in line with government regulations.

Temperature Check - all drivers, guides and passengers will be temperature checked before boarding the coach.

Face Coverings - you are required to wear a face covering when travelling on our coaches. 

IF YOU HAVE COVID-19 SYMPTOMS PLEASE DO NOT GO TO THE DEPARTURE POINT. CALL OUR TEAM ON + 44 1273 648966 / + 44 7917 224 732 FOR FURTHER ADVICE.

 

Covid-19 Booking Conditions

 

We've introduced new terms and conditions to give you maximum flexibility if you need to make changes to, or cancel your tour booking. 

  • NO cancellation fees
  • NO change fees
  • NO booking fees
  • YOUR MONEY IS PROTECTED - free cancellation or date change up to 24 hours before departure

see full terms and conditions below https://www.discoverytours.co.uk/terms-and-conditions

 

Pre-Departure information

 
Our modern executive coaches have reclining seats, WC and air con. Wi-Fi and charging points are available on most coaches. Infants under 2 years old travel for free, but must be seated on a parent's / guardian's lap. There is space in the hold area to store pushchairs, wheelchairs and luggage.
 
If you have any disabilities you'd like to advise us of, please call + 44 1273 648966 before departure. We always try to accommodate special requirements, including reserving seats on the coach.
 
Children under 16 years old must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Unaccompanied passengers aged 16 & 17 years old need a letter of consent from a parent or guardian which can be emailed to info@discoverytours.co.uk
 
If you can't arrive at the departure point on time, you're unable to attend your tour due to illness, or have an emergency while on tour, please call or WhatsApp + 44 7917 224 732 for assistance. 
 

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