Don’t miss another opportunity to do our ‘Downton Abbey and the Cotswolds’ tour on 15 August. A superb day visiting Highclere Castle and some of the locations used for the filming of Downton Abbey in the Cotswolds!
Our wonderful guests have recently helped us support the following local organisations: St Mary’s Church, Bampton – Cotswold Exploring has given a donation to fund the church’s new organ. A thank you from our guests for being able to visit this beautiful church and location for the filming of the TV series ‘Downton Abbey’ and: […]
Not long to go now until the ‘Downton Abbey’ movie is released in September!! Why not visit the home of the Earl of Grantham on our Downton Abbey and the Cotswolds Tour! Only a few spaces left for our ‘special’ on 25 July!!
Our first Cotswolds in Steam Tour of the year leaves Oxford on Tuesday 11 June at 0900. Come and experience a drive through the beautiful Cotswolds with a ride on a steam train thrown in!!
The Cotswold Rover Tour is coming to Oxford! Following the popularity of our half-day Cotswold Taster Tour we are launching the ‘Cotswold Rover’ on 1 June – a half-day tour of the enchanting villages of the South Cotswolds. Saturdays at 1.00 p.m from 1 June. Come and discover the delights of the Cotswolds on our […]
We are delighted to announce that Cotswold Exploring has been awarded a Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor for 2019 in recognition of our consistently excellent reviews. This is the second year in a row that we have been given this prestigious award! Thank you so much to our service partners and above all, our customers […]
Our ‘Downton Abbey and the Cotswolds Tour’ is proving to be very popular, so don’t miss the opportunity to visit Highclere Castle and some of the other locations used in the filming of Downton Abbey before the movie hits our screens in the Autumn! We completed the first 2019 run on St George’s Day, 23 […]
Spring is here in the Cotswolds with cheery daffodils in bloom and new lambs in the pastures. Our Spring/Summer Programme starts this week! Come and experience the delights of the Cotswolds on one of our award-winning tours!
February in the Cotswolds is when we see the first signs of Spring with patches of Snowdrops appearing everywhere! It’s also the season when lambing begins. You can see lambing at the Cotswold Farm Park near Bourton-on-the-Water from now until 16 April. Please visit their website at www.cotswoldfarmpark.co.uk for more information.
Throughout the year the Cotswolds plays hosts to many different sporting events, some of which are to say the least ‘unusual’. However, January is the month of the Cocklebarrow Races. This is a ‘point-to-point’ race. For those who are not familiar with ‘point-to-point’ races, these are horse races over fences which are for hunting horses […]