What to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Whether you are just visiting for a day or staying for a week – Stratford-upon-Avon has everything you could wish for. Being the birthplace and home of Shakespeare, and having the river of Avon running through, there is lots do to.

The River Avon

The River Avon is a riven passing through, linking the counties of Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, Warwickshire, Worcestershire and Gloucestershire in the English Midlands. With lots of historic value, the river has been around for hundreds of years, showing you a rich experience as you have the chance to sail down, taking in the cities breath-taking sights.

Boat hire is available if you are hoping to sail down, watching all of Stratford from the water.



William Shakespeare is a well-known figure in English literature, and Stratford-upon-Avon is his hometown! With 5 different houses linked with Shakespeare, visiting can be a great experience for all who know and love the playwright.

From his birthplace to his wife Anne Hathaway’s cottage, Stratford-upon-Avon is not short of a great experience when looking for an interesting time exploring.

With the Royal Shakespeare Theatre being of his legacies, you can always watch a performance here with many opportunities going on.



Stratford Butterfly Farm

If none this so far interests you, here’s one that will. Stratford Butterfly Farm is a place to visit and be able to watch butterflies fly all around you, in a wonderful room of colour. With exotic plants for feeding the butterflies, you and whomever you travel with can enjoy the fun filled experience. With a caterpillar room too, both adults and children can see and experience different colours and types of caterpillar, learning about the life cycle of a butterfly.



With an extensive array of activities to do in Stratford-upon-Avon, you can only imagine the opportunities to do at any time. If you would love to experience any of these options or hundreds more, you can always book a coach or minibus for you and your group to travel together. Ensuring you have the most excellent day trip or holiday away can be completed with luxury travel to keep you satisfied on your travel.

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