City SightSeeing

Hop-On Hop-Off Stratford-upon- Avon

Schedule 09:30-17:00
Routes 1
Loop 90'
Stops 11
Languages English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese
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A vibrant, compact town, boasting a rich architectural heritage; the list of things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon is endless! Let City Sightseeing take you through the medieval streets on the way to 11 of the most remarkable historic landmarks the city has to offer. Along the way you can relax on the top of our double-deckers, taking in the scenic view of the River Avon.


  • 1 bus tour route & 11 stops around the city, including all main sights & attractions.
  • Create your own itinerary to explore Stratford hopping on and off whenever you wish.
  • 24/48h Unlimited Hop-on Hop-off bus tour with 360-degree panoramic views of Stratford.
  • Audio commentary in 7 languages. Live commentary in English and kids commentary also in English.
  • Choose to extend your tour to 48h (saving 25%). Flexible 3-month ticket.

Map, Routes & Stops


Main Stops

Hop-On Hop-Off Stratford-upon- Avon/Shakespeare's Birthplace and the Shakespeare Centre/2
Shakespeare's Birthplace and the Shakespeare Centre BUS STOP 2
Hop-On Hop-Off Stratford-upon- Avon/River Avon & Royal Shakespeare Theatre/5
River Avon & Royal Shakespeare Theatre BUS STOP 5
Hop-On Hop-Off Stratford-upon- Avon/Mary Arden's Farm/10
Mary Arden's Farm BUS STOP 10
Hop-On Hop-Off Stratford-upon- Avon/Anne Hathaway's Cottage/9
Anne Hathaway's Cottage BUS STOP 9

Additional Information

There is a little something for everyone in Shakespeare’s hometown. This city is filled with delightful shops and top-quality restaurants and pubs line the medieval streets, all within walking distance of the scenic River Avon, and surrounded by wonderful Warwickshire countryside. Start the adventure at the Avon Boating as we whisk you away to Shakespeare's Birthplace at Bus Stop 2, where the creative genius was brought to life. Hop-off at Bus Stop 3 to visit the Market Street. Here you'll see the American Fountain, which contains a quote from the play Henry VIII.

The Royal Shakespeare Theatre at Bus Stop 5 is a great place to visit, filled with vibrant, creative energy. You might even want to catch a play that's on during your visit! It's location on the River Avon is just idyllic. Further along the bus tour, at Bus Stop 6, we'll visit Shakespeare's Grave at the Holy Trinity Church. Shakespeare sadly died on the day that he was born, at the age of 52, but his legacy still remains very much alive.

The last window into the life of Shakespeare is the Anne Hathaway's Cottage. This cottage was the childhood home of Shakespeare's wife, where Shakespeare visited many times. Buy your ticket online today and get ready for your trip to Stratford!

Know before you go

Operational Season: All Year Round
Except on: 25,26 December, 01 January
First Tour: 09:30
Last Tour: 06:00 p.m. (Summer), 04:00 p.m. (Winter)

Cancellation policy

All sales are final: tickets cannot be exchanged or money refunded by City Sightseeing.


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Supplied by

City Sightseeing Ltd
Avenue Farm Industrial Estate, Birmingham Road
CV37 0HR, Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom