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Small-Group 'Downton Abbey' and Highclere Castle Tour from London provided by International Friends

Small-Group 'Downton Abbey' and Highclere Castle Tour from London

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2 adults
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Face masks provided for travellers
Updated 23/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Small-Group 'Downton Abbey' and Highclere Castle Tour from London
50% of all available seats will be left empty to ensure customer space and distancing.
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Updated 23/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
  • You'll start at
    Hard Rock Cafe
    Great Cumberland Pl, Marble Arch, Marylebone, London W1H 7DL, UK
    07.30am Outside the Hard Rock Hotel main entrance, Marble Arch (formerly the Cumberland Hotel)
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  • 1
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Cogges Manor Farm
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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    Pass by
    The Swan Inn
  • 3
    Highclere Castle
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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  • You'll end at
    London Victoria Rail Station
    Victoria, London SW1W 0AH, UK
    Return point: Returns to Victoria Train Station at approximately 7pm
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Important Information
Departure Point
Hard Rock Cafe, Great Cumberland Pl, Marble Arch, Marylebone, London W1H 7DL, UK
Return Details
London Victoria Rail Station, Victoria, London SW1W 0AH, UK
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Professional guide
  • Entry to Cogges Manor Farm
  • Guided tour of Bampton
  • Entry to Highclere Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Cogges
  • Entry/Admission - Cogges Manor Farm
  • Entry/Admission - Bampton Library
  • Entry/Admission - Highclere Castle
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • This tour departs every day that Highclere Castle is open in 2019!
  • Please note: Once the booking is submitted all sales are final, non-changeable, non-transferable and incur 100% cancellation penalties
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Ken J wrote a review Jul 2020
San Jose, Costa Rica132 contributions57 helpful votes
with covid - everyone on the planet gives refunds - airbnb, hotels, airlines. everyone except the lovely, caring downtown abbey folks. i will refrain from saying what I really think of those crooks and focus on the good! I am EXTREMELY impressed with the team at
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Date of experience: July 2020
SuzziF4324 wrote a review Jul 2020
1 contribution
When we scheduled our British Isles cruise, we thought that a Highclere Castle tour would be the perfect post-cruise activity. Unfortunately, due to COVID-19, our cruise is not happening. It was a pleasure to work with the staff at International Friends. They were extremely
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Ave S wrote a review May 2020
Wilmington, Delaware21 contributions3 helpful votes
We did not get to take our trip due to the virus. I reached out to them about our tour of Highclere castle. They responded quickly and said they were trying to get Highclere to refund our money but at that point in time Highclere was reluctant. They said they would keep trying.
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Badgolfer8964 wrote a review Aug 2019
Indianapolis, Indiana6 contributions10 helpful votes
The Downtown Abbey and Highclere Castle was everything I could hope for. Started the day on the farm where several scenes were shot, then on to Bampton where the church was the point of interest. So many interesting scenes shot here. Then to Highclere. As you walked in, the
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Date of experience: August 2019
3 Helpful votes
Christine W wrote a review Aug 2019
7 contributions2 helpful votes
I had a fantastic day out! This tour is for anyone who is a fan of Downton Abbey. Cogges Farm (Yew Tree Farm) was absolutely charming and Bampton (Downton Village) was so sweet. The highlight was, of course, Highclere Castle. Stunning. What really made this trip great was the
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Date of experience: August 2019
1 Helpful vote
About the operator

Don’t take it from us – here’s what people have to say about this operator.

By: International Friends
Tom is the best
Best customer service I have experienced in a long time. Tom was my main contact and did an outstanding job of comm
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Wonderful responsive customer service!
We had booked with International Friends for our excursion after our big trans Atlantic cruise in June of 2020. Of
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Great business
For the Second year in a row our trip to London got cancelled. International Friends provided immediate refunds wi
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Great day out
Ah this was magical! We didn't really know what to expect from the tour but it definitely exceeded expectation. It
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Michael W
Well preserved, with excellent audio tour, and signage.
Well preserved site. excellent audio tour that fully explained all aspects of Stonehenge in a simplistic yet info
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Superb Customer Service
I have nothing but good things to say about this company. We have used them once in the past and had such a wonderf
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Hassle free refund
Unfortunately due to the COVID19 travel ban, we were not able to make it to this trip. However, the staff was very
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Wonderful Customer Service
While I unfortunately was not able to take this tour (yet), I wanted to share my great experience with this company
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A fantastic tour with Andrew and Badger!
My 21yo daughter and I are huge HP fans, and we planned our trip to the UK and Scotland for the past 2 years, with
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Didn't get to go...but want to share my experience.
We decided to spend an extra night near the airport before our cruise so we could rest up from the flight and tour
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While we were unable to make the trip due to Covid 19, we were promptly & cheerfully issued a full refund We will
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Supportive Staff
Due to COVID-19, my travel plans were cancelled for this year. I had planned for my trip and tours for over a year
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A Good Company To Schedule Excursions With
We had 2 excursions scheduled for June 2020 with this company. Due to the Covid-19 fiasco, everything was cancelle
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Tour Cancelled due to Covid-19 but Received 5 Star Customer Service
We chose this transfer from the Southampton cruise port to our London airport hotel as it seemed like a fabulous wa
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Can't wait to get to London
We were so disappointed that our trip to London was canceled due to COVID-19. The highlight of the trip was going
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Key Details
  • Duration: 11h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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