Shakespeare’s Stratford-Upon-Avon: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

Duration: 30 to 45 minutes
Destination: United Kingdom, England, Stratford-upon-Avon
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  • 30 to 45 minutes
  • Stratford-upon-Avon
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Non-Cancellable

Overview

See where Shakespeare lived, hangout and found so much inspiration on this affordable self-guided walking tour of Stratford-Upon-Avon.

• Take in the places connected to Shakespeare’s life including the church where he was baptised and is buried today, and hear about the curse he planted on his own tomb
• Hear from producer Oz Harris who’s been guiding private tours around England for over 10 years
• Do it all in 30 minutes or linger at stops along the way with complete control over when you start and finish
• Get unlimited use before your booking date and after it
• Use the virtual tour option at home

Once you’ve booked, you’ll receive a ticket with instructions and a unique code listed under “Before You Go”. Then simply install the VoiceMap app and enter your code.

The app displays directions to the starting point, and when you’re in the right place, just pop in your headphones and tap start. VoiceMap has automatic GPS playback, with turn-by-turn directions. It also works offline.

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: The Jester, Windsor St, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6NL, UK

The tour starts next to The Jester statue. You'll hear about the relevance of the Jester in Shakespeare's plays. You'll also hear about how VoiceMap works.

Pass By: Shakespeare's Birthplace, Henley Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6QW England

The tour passes by Shakespeare's Birthplace. You'll hear about the famous bard's first home while you walk including what his father did for a living and what 16th Century Stratford might have looked like.

Pass By: Shakespeare's Birthplace, Henley St, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6QW, UK

The tour passes by William Shakespeare's Statue. You'll hear about the statue while you walk.

Pass By: The MAD Museum, 4-5 Henley Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6PT England

The tour passes by The MAD Museum. You'll hear a bit about what's inside the museum while you walk.

Pass By: Clopton Bridge, Banbury Road, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 7HP England

The tour passes by Clopton Bridge. You won't cross over the bridge but you will hear a bit of its history and how it might have inspired Shakespear.

Pass By: Bancroft Gardens, Bridgefoot, Stratford-upon-Avon England

The tour takes you through part of the Bancroft Gardens and along the River Avon. While you walk, you'll hear more about Shakespeare.

Pass By: Royal Shakespeare Theatre Waterside, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6BB England

The tour passes by the Royal Shakespeare Theatre. You'll hear about the theatre, its history, and architect while you walk.

Pass By: Swan Theatre, Waterside, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 7LS England

The tour takes you past The Swan Theatre. You'll hear about the theatre and its connection to Shakespeare while you walk.

Pass By: River Avon, England

The tour goes alongside a stretch of the River Avon. While you walk, you'll hear a bit more about the famous bard and some of what inspired his plays.

Pass By: Holy Trinity Church, Old Town, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6BG England

The tour passes by the Holy Trinity Church where Shakespeare was baptized and where he's buried. You'll hear about the curse he famously placed on his own tomb while you walk.

Pass By: Hall's Croft, Old Town, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6BG England

The tour passes by Hall's Croft. You'll hear about it while you walk.

Pass By: Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall, Church Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6HB England

The tour passes by the Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall. You'll hear about Shakespeare's early days and how school might have inspired parts of his plays.

Pass By: Shakespeare's New Place, 22 Chapel St, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6EP England

The tour ends outside of Shakespeare's New Place which is only a short distance from the tour's start location.

Inclusions
  • Lifetime access to this self-guided tour in English
  • VoiceMap App for Android and iOS
  • Offline access to audio, maps, and geodata

Exclusions
  • Tickets or entrance fees to any museums or other attractions en route
  • Smarphone and headphones
  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • All of VoiceMap's audio tours are self-guided and users must bring their own smartphone and headphones to take the tour. We urge all our users to wear facemasks and carry hand sanitizer with them to ensure their own protection and the protection of others.
Departure Point

The Jester, Windsor St, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6NL, UK


Departure Time


Confirm time with the local provider in advance of your experience.
Shakespeare’s Stratford-Upon-Avon: A Self-Guided Audio Tour
1/14/2022 - 12/27/2023

Monday - Sunday : 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM


Return Details

Shakespeare's New Place, 22 Chapel St, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6EP, UK

Voucher info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Duration

30 to 45 minutes

Package is not cancellable.

User's Reviews

Fahmida_H

23 Jun, 2022

The audio guide was very well timed and informative. Loved the fact that we walked at our own time and pace, however we would have wanted to see Anne Hathaways thatched cottage which could be added on the tour as an option for future. We enjoyed the tour and would recommend.

Stuart_B

31 May, 2022

This was a fantastic way to take a walk and learn a little about Stratford upon Avon. Would recommend it 100%

MetalJukebox

06 May, 2022

Very intresting and a good way of sightseeing at youre own pace excellent value and youres to keep for when you next return.

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