Are you making plans to visit Britain in the near future? If yes, you will have more than enough places to explore in this region. If you are very fond of history and historic artifacts, the Stonehenge is one the most captivating places to consider. There are Stonehenge tours available to help you journey back in time and explore what is perhaps the most refined stone circle worldwide.
If you want to enjoy an unforgettable day trip, a visit to Stonehenge, the World Heritage Site and its surrounding areas will allow you to experience the mysteries which have been intriguing thousands of visitors over the years. You can find tours which offer complete sightseeing trips to Stonehenge, Bath, Windsor Castle and other places.
Here are some of the available options for Stonehenge Tours:
You could choose a private sunset viewing of the Stonehenge. This would start as the sun sets for you to explore the stone circle in the most atmospheric and dramatic way. The Stonehenge was built almost 5,000 years ago and is ranked as the most popular primeval monument in the world. Many visitors are not allowed to enter the site, so you should not miss the opportunity to enjoy a guided tour where you can learn about its history and view the altar and heeling stones.
There is also the option to visit Lacock on this tour. This picturesque village is not well-known, but it’s a charming place that you can trace back to the Saxon period. Most of the gorgeous buildings were originally part of a monastic complex and they are owned currently by The National Trust. The beauty of this village is also appealing to many as it’s the setting for a number of TV dramas and movies, including Harry Potter.
Another option is to take a tour through Windsor Castle, the Stonehenge and the Roman Bath. The Windsor Castle offers royal history of more than 900 years and its towering over the River Thames a little outside of London. Many monarchs from William to the present Queen have lived in this castle. On the tour, you can view the magnificent St. Georges chapel and state apartments. The town of Windsor itself is full of historic pubs and traditional shops. At Stonehenge, you can unlock the secrets and marvel at the mysterious and amazing feat of its ancient design and engineering.
After that, you would go on to Bath, another popular world heritage site. This is a beautiful Georgian city with many charming architecture, crescents and terraces. You will enjoy a panoramic tour that will leave you enchanted by the gorgeously proportioned street. You have plenty of time to explore Bath Abbey, shop, visit other places or enjoy afternoon tea inside the Pump Rooms. At the Roman Baths, which are the best preserved spas from the ancient world, you will see many million liters of boiling water bursting from hot springs.
These are just some of the places you can explore on Stonehenge tours.