Thames Path walking vacation, Cotswolds to London

“Walk the length of the River Thames (290kms) in two weeks or bit by bit on a flexible self-guided walking itinerary featuring: quality B&Bs, luggage transfers and detailed trip notes.”

Highlights

Easy going well-marked walking route | Oxford, Windsor, London | Cricklade, Newbridge, Marlow | Cotswold Way | luggage transfers | quality hand-picked B&Bs | detailed map and self guided notes | flexible daily distances |

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Departure information

This trip is tailor made and can depart any day of the year to suit you.
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Responsible tourism

Thames Path walking vacation, Cotswolds to London

Carbon reduction

Your vacation will help support local people and conservation. We must also reduce CO2. Learn about the CO2 emissions of this vacation and how to reduce them.

Environment

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 majority of the accommodations we use 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 along the Cotswold Way 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.

Community

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 local authority encourages people to visit the area on foot using public transport in line with their desire to encourage sustainable tourism.

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

1 Reviews of Thames Path walking vacation, Cotswolds to London

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Reviewed on 13 Jun 2019 by

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


Runneymeade Eve song at St Georgia’s Windsor
Meals at Riverside, Kingston and TheAnchor, Shepperton

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


Drink lots of water

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


Hotels have too much packaging , use plastic water bottles

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


Enjoyed tranquility of riverside,good walking and overnight stops varied from excellent to poor

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