The market town of Stratford-upon-Avon is famous worldwide for being the home of playwright William Shakespeare, a quaint town with rich culture for all. Travel with Active England to see the famous town, taking in all of the sights from a different perspective.
Stratford is, of course, renowned for Shakespeare. There are various attractions for you to explore, including trips to the supposed home of the playwright himself. Immerse yourself in the home of the most famous words worth in the world, and feel inspired amongst the rolling countryside and gorgeous buildings.
During your visit, why not take in Shakespeare’s famous words in his hometown? The Royal Shakespeare Company regularly put on performances of his most famous work, honouring his famous pieces and also the work of other playwrights such as Arthur Miller. Enjoy a cultured evening out immersed in the theatre.
The market town element is epitomised with the old-fashioned buildings which take your breath away, with their Tudor architecture mixing the old with the new as you enjoy the vast selection of retail shops and restaurants.
We travel to Stratford, via the amazing gardens at Hidcote, inspired by the American Lawrence Johnston, down a beautiful disused railway line right into the church where Shakespeare is buried.
So, if you’re looking to explore England’s best-hidden secret, book a tour with Active England today and experience a wealth of culture, history and great evenings out.