Explore Stratford-upon-Avon, Shakespeare’s hometown and place of birth, with a native British Mandarin-speaking guide.
We will show you the house in which Shakespeare was born and grew up before becoming England’s most famous playwright. You will see the room where he slept with his brothers, the room in which he was born, and learn all about his mysterious personal life. You’ll also see the house that belonged to Shakespeare’s daughter, and the church where Shakespeare himself was baptised and buried.
Finally, you will visit the home of the Royal Shakespeare Company, and finish with a traditional Afternoon Tea experience in a 1940’s British tearoom.
Stratford-upon-Avon High Street
Shakespeare’s New Place
Hall’s Croft [Shakespeare’s daughters house]
Holy Trinity Church [Shakespeare’s grave]
Afternoon Tea in a traditional tearoom
2-3hr walking tour with native British Mandarin-speaking guide throughout
All entrance fees to Shakespeare’s Birthplace, Shakespeare’s Grave and 2 other historic houses in Stratford
Afternoon Tea in a traditional British tearoom
Transport to/from the tour start/end point
Max 15 customers per guide
Our half-day walking tours are approximately 3 hours long
This tour starts from Stratford-upon-Avon Train Station
This is a walking tour so we recommend you wear a pair of comfortable shoes you are happy walking in for a prolonged period of time
If you would like to extend your half-day tour into a full day tour, please let us know when enquiring and we will be happy to accommodate.
More general details about our tours can be found here.
Although transport is not included in our half-day city walking tours, all tour locations can be easily accessed from London or other nearby cities by train or private vehicle.
Depart from London Marylebone Station
Arrive at Stratford-upon-Avon Station
Length of journey: 2-2.5hr
Approx cost of return ticket: £30
Train tickets can be booked in advance online here, or you can buy tickets on the day at the train station. Buying tickets in advance online may help you to save money, but please note some of these tickets are less flexible and require you to travel at specific times. We also provide a train ticket booking service, which saves you the hassle and helps you to book the tickets right for you. Simply mention that you would like train tickets arranged when submitting the form below.
If you would prefer to travel by private vehicle with your own driver, we can also arrange this for you. Simply mention that you would like private vehicle and driver arranged when submitting the form below. Please note, driving times can be significantly longer than train times.