School Cultural Trips to Stratford-upon-Avon
Go beyond Shakespeare and explore Stratford’s cultural scene
Set against the scenery of Stratford lies a rich cultural heritage, where there’s plenty to pack your itinerary with. Enjoy exciting visits to Shakespeare’s Birthplace, Tudor World, MAD Museum and the RSC Tower, before taking a boat trip along the River Avon or venturing out to Warwick Castle.
However you choose to spend your time, a school cultural trip to Stratford-upon-Avon is the perfect UK break for groups.
Stratford-upon-Avon can be used as a base for a well-rounded cross curricular cultural trip. Combining a cultural trip with English Literature is just one suggestion we would make. Take a look at how an itinerary might work for you.
Our Recommended Itinerary
Here’s what your trip could look like
Travel by coach to Stratford-upon-Avon
Visit Shakespeare’s Birthplace and take in the views at the RSC viewing tower
Evening meal and Fun Files activities or theatre performance
Visit the Mad Museum or Tudor World
River boat tour along the Avon and time for souvenir shopping
Evening meal and Fun Files activities
Day exploring Warwick Castle (optional workshop and talks available)
Late afternoon coach transfer home
- Coaching for the duration of your tour
- Bed & breakfast accommodation
- Free staff place ratio 1:10
- 24/7 support
- Vamoos travel app & info pack
- Tailor-made itinerary
- Motorway tolls and taxes
- Dedicated Tour Manager
- Hoodies and Polo Shirts
Looking for a day trip?
A lot can be achieved in just one day!
Popular places to stay in Stratford-upon-Avon
- Magnificent Georgian mansion
- Good access to the historic town of Stratford-upon-Avon
- Set in acres of beautiful green grounds
- Lounge and games room facilities
- Grab a bite to eat in the on-site restaurant
- Spend an evening in the lounge area and games room
- Head into Stratford-upon-Avon
- Explore the hostel’s extensive grounds
- Shop at the nearby Designer Outlet
- Visit Wembley Stadium
- Visit nearby Royal Air Force Museum
- Dine at the onsite restaurant
Your journey doesn’t have to end here! See what else we can offer to help you get the most out of your tour. From dedicated Tour Managers to Party Leader Launch Packs, we’ll go above and beyond to support you and your students.
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FAQs about this tour
Find the answers to some of our most frequently asked questions.
Can I talk to Rayburn Tours whilst out on tour?
Yes, a 24-hour emergency phone number will be provided in your final documents pack and one of our experienced members of staff will be happy to help with any problems you have whilst out on tour.
I am required to complete an Educational Visits (EV) form by our Local Authority and I cannot answer all of the questions?
We are happy to assist you in completing your EV forms and return them directly to your Local Authority on your behalf, just speak to your Tour Consultant.
Do your hotels comply with our Local Authority’s guidelines?
All hotels are audited to standards set by the School Travel Forum (STF), this criteria is based on information and guidance from educational authorities. Whilst local laws and standards have to be taken into consideration, as they may differ from country to country, our standards do not. We are happy to provide copies of our hotel audits should you wish to see them.
Is insurance included with my trip?
Yes, insurance will be included in your trip quotation as standard unless it is requested not to be. Make sure you check the list of inclusions in your quotation and/or confirmation.
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