Waddesdon Manor, built for Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild in the 1870s to display his collections and entertain fashionable guests. Opened to the public in 1959, Waddesdon Manor is managed by the Rothschild Foundation, a family charitable trust, on behalf of the National Trust, who took over ownership in 1957. It’s home to the Rothschild Collections of paintings, sculpture and decorative arts.
Discover Bicester Village, the quintessentially British destination for shopping, dining and unwinding. Located in historic Oxfordshire, travel by train from just 46 minutes from London Marylebone. The Village is home to more than 160 boutiques from leading British and international fashion and lifestyle brands, all offering savings of up to 60% on the recommended retail price, all year round.
Blenheim Palace has been completely transformed this winter, showcasing the biggest Christmas ever to take place at the Oxfordshire World Heritage Site. This includes a new indoor Alice in the Palace experience taking over the ornate State Rooms throughout the day, an immersive Christmas Market in the Great Court taking visitors from day to night, and a Christmas light trail illuminating the Capability Brown landscaped Parkland during the evening.
Bookings are expected to open on the week commencing Monday 11 November 2019. Please keep an eye out for more information coming soon!
Date: Thursday 5 December
Time: 09:45 – 20:00
09.45 Group to meet at London Marylebone Station
10.06 Depart London Marylebone for Bicester Village
10.52 Arrive at Bicester village for a brief welcome and Farmshop Breakfast Package
11.00 Coach transfer to Waddesdon Manor
11.30 Guided tours of Waddesdon Manor followed by free time to explore to Christmas Market and Gardens
12.30 Depart Waddesdon Manor to return back to Bicester Village
13.00 Time to refuel and get shopping! Food and beverage vouchers provided for lunch
15:30 Group to meet for transfer to Blenheim Palace
16.30 Arrive at Blenheim Palace for the Alice in the Palace, Illuminated Light Trail and Christmas Market
19.30 Depart Blenheim Palace for Oxford Parkway Station
20.09 Depart Oxford Parkway for London Marylebone
Please note, the content and timings are subject to change
Complimentary return train travel has kindly been arranged from London Marylebone courtesy of Chiltern Railways.
This event is now fully booked! To add your name to the wait list, please email the UKinbound Events Team.
Please note, that places are very limited for this event, and therefore will be allocated on a first-come, first served basis. Please note that places are restricted to ONE representative member company. If more than two people register from the same company, the additional booking will be added to a waiting list. If this is the case with your booking, we will let you know that you have been added to the waiting list and that we cannot confirm your place unless we receive some cancellations prior to the event.