Couples, families or groups of friends planning days out in Stratford-upon-Avon will find plenty of ideas. Located within Shakespeare's England, this delightful market town is positively bursting with unique attractions and exciting activities; so much so, in fact, that you won’t know which ideas to go with first!
Stratford-upon-Avon is world-famous for being the birthplace of William Shakespeare. Not surprisingly, key tourist destinations for days out include the internationally renowned Royal Shakespeare Company and the five beautifully preserved Shakespeare houses: Shakespeare's Birthplace, Nash’s House & New Place, Hall's Croft, Anne Hathaway’s Cottage and Mary Arden's Farm.
Within Stratford’s historic town centre and the surrounding Warwickshire countryside, you’ll find something to suit all tastes and all budgets for days out – from museums, art galleries, stately homes and shopping to picturesque villages, boat trips, cycle paths and guided walks.
When you’ve tired of sightseeing and fancy a refreshing drink or bite to eat, you won’t have to look far before finding a welcoming tea room, café, pub or restaurant.
As the official tourist website for the area, have a browse around for great ideas for days out in Stratford-upon-Avon.