The Thames Path Source to Oxford walk, England

Price
£550To£795 excluding flights
Duration
6 Days
Type
Tailor made
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What's included accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis room with en-suite or private bathroom, tea & coffee making facilities daily luggage transfer detailed itineraries, map & guide book
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Description of The Thames Path Source to Oxford walk, England

Price information

£550To£795 excluding flights
What's included accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis room with en-suite or private bathroom, tea & coffee making facilities daily luggage transfer detailed itineraries, map & guide book
Make enquiry

Departure information

This vacation can be booked from the 1st March to 31st October each year.

Travel guides

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Vacation information

LGBTQIA+
Our partners behind this vacation promote inclusivity on all their trips and across their business and we are all committed to ensuring travelers face no discrimination on any part of the trip they control.

Reviews

1 Reviews of The Thames Path Source to Oxford walk, England

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1. What was the most memorable or exciting part of your vacation?


Bird sound and buttercups along the Thames path

2. What tips would you give other travelers booking this vacation?


Check for local flooding of the Thames path

3. Did you feel that your vacation benefited local people, reduced environmental impacts or supported conservation?


Benefitted local businesses.

4. Finally, how would you rate your vacation overall?


Good

Responsible Travel

As the pioneers of responsible tourism, we've screened this (and every) vacation so that you can travel knowing it will help support the places and people that you visit, and the planet. Read how below.

Planet

We are a family run business and are committed to operating a Responsible Travel Policy. We aim to provide a quality and positive experience for our customers while contributing to and enhancing the local economy and respecting the environment.

Whilst walking you are taking part in a healthy activity and visiting the area while reducing road congestion. The British government encourages people to visit the area on foot using public transport in line with their desire to encourage sustainable tourism.

The Rose Revived Inn at Newbridge is a great riverside pub to enjoy a well earned drink with a lovely beer garden on The Thames bank.

We would also recommend that guests consider visiting Kelmscott Manor this historic house is the former home of the designer William Morris.

While visiting Oxford we always suggest considering taking a tour of one of the University colleges.

There are a number of National Trust Properties & attractions in the are . The entrance fees are used to restore and conserve our heritage, and provide employment for local people.


The Responsible Travel Code of Conduct which you receive with your information pack contains suggestions on how to be an ethical traveler by reducing water usage, recycling and properly disposing of litter, and reducing damage to the environment.

The accommodations we use in the great glen are locally owned and operated and use local produce for providing you with breakfast. Wherever possible we use accommodations that are registered with the Green Tourism Business Scheme. There are local shops, pubs and cafes available for lunches and dinners. All these issues make a great difference to the economic welfare of the local community by providing employment.

During the booking process for your vacation we reduce paper usage by corresponding by email wherever possible and only printing correspondence which is legally binding. We recycle our ink cartridges and envelopes, and use low energy light bulbs. Paper which cannot be recycled is shredded and composted.

Whilst on this vacation you will be walking at your own pace in your own group. We restrict group sizes on our self-guided walking vacations to a maximum of 12 to reduce impact on the community.

We encourage you to use this walking vacation as means to support your chosen charity by way of sponsorship.

People

When walking on the Thames Path we aim to provide a quality and positive experience for you while contributing to and enhancing the local economy and respecting the environment of countryside, towns, rivers and forests.
This section of The Thames Path has some historic inns one of my person favourites in the Inn at Tadpole bridge.

The locally owned accommodations give our guests a warm welcome and recommend local pubs, cafes and restaurants along the Thames Path for lunches and dinners. All these issues make a great difference to the economic welfare of the local community by providing employment and sustaining the local economy.

By taking this vacation on the Thames Path you are contributing to the community by providing income for accommodation providers, pub landlords, restaurant and cafe owners, luggage transfer drivers, and local farmers. There are a large number of Tourist attractions in the Cotswold area. Whilst walking on the Thames Path we encourage guests to visit attractions. The entrance fees are used to restore and conserve our heritage, and provide employment for local people.

We encourage you to use this walking vacation as means to support your chosen charity by way of sponsorship.

All our used postage stamps are collected and used to raise money for local good causes.

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