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Cotswolds Magic Myth and Legends

  • Sudeley Castle, The Cotswolds, Gloucestershire - Autumn at Sudeley Castle

    Sudeley Castle, The Cotswolds, Gloucestershire - Autumn at Sudeley Castle
  • Sudeley Castle, The Cotswolds, Gloucestershire - From Queens Garden

    Sudeley Castle, The Cotswolds, Gloucestershire - From Queens Garden (NCN)
Cotswolds
£49.00 per person based on 35 paying persons

Tetbury

Start your day with a stroll around the Cotswolds market town of Tetbury, built on the site of ancient Iron Age hill fort, now home to Prince Charles Highgrove shop. There will be chance to buy coffee before moving on.

Scenic tour

Relax as your guide takes you on a guided tour through the magic, myth and legends of the Cotswolds. On the way  visit Painswick, where the devil takes a keen interest in gardening, and visit the most haunted village in England, where residents regularly report the sound of ghostly hooves.

Lunch

Enjoy a two-course lunch with tea and coffee in a traditional Cotswolds Inn.

Tour of Sudeley Castle

You will now have a guided tour of the only private castle in England with a queen buried in the ground – Catherine Parr, The last Wife of Henry VIII. It is said she still walks the Castle corridors and 10 gardens. Other spectral residents include a testy servant called Janet, a large black Labrador, hunting dogs and two King Charles spaniels! With Royal connections spanning a thousand years, Sudeley Castle has played an important role in the turbulent changing times of England’s past.

Winchcombe

Winchcombe is one of the Cotswolds finest towns in an Area of Outstanding Beauty.  As this is the reputed burial site of the murdered boy king St Kenelm, there are timbered inns and architecture which is centuries old. Visitors may also enjoy the many independent quality shops.


Dates

2022 Midweek dates on request


10.30am

Tetbury

You will have an opportunity to buy coffee in the nearby before moving on.

11.00am

Scenic tour

Relax as your guide takes you on a guided tour through the magic, myth and legends of the Cotswolds.

1.00pm

Lunch

Enjoy your two-course lunch with tea and coffee.

2.30pm

Tour of Sudeley Castle

Take this chance to enjoy the tour of Sudeley Castle with commentary from your expert guide.

 

3.30pm

Winchcombe

Visit some of the many independent quality shops in Winchcombe.


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