Romeo and Juliet Escape from Valentines Cycling

You can have the opportunity to meld into the passion and elegance of a truly wonderful Shakespearian play or you could indulge yourself in a charming Snowshill Manor; afternoon tea. The offer comes from Compass Holidays and is aimed at all star-crossed lovers looking for a romantic and idyllic getaway, on a bike.

Based in Mickleton, the two day tour, which is already recognised by many as the most romantic destination in the country. Cyclists will have the opportunity to take several circular trips and see some of the interesting spots found in the local area.

The first ride, Shakespeare Country, takes you into the playwright’s hometown, the charming town of Stratford; lovers can truly discover Shakespeare’s historic theatres and the many enchanting gardens nestled throughout the region with the chance to take in a play before heading back to Mickleton via Long Marston.

The second ride, Classic Cotswolds, allows couples to visit Chipping Camden, admiring architectural buildings then cycling onto Broadway tower, guaranteeing some stunning views. The route takes cyclist past Snowshill Manor to Stanway, where the dramatic Jacobean gatehouse introduces Stanway house, one of the most romantic manors in the country. There is a chance to admire the beautifully preserved village of Stanton before returning to Mickleton via Broadway.

Compass Holidays has years of expertise providing exciting, unforgettable getaways. Choose between a two day and a four day tour which allows couples the freedom to explore romantic destinations with ease and at their own pace.

Prices start from only £226.00pp for two nights; they include cycle hire, bed and breakfast accommodation, and luggage transfers. Bookings are available all year round.

For further information on all tours available, visit or call 01242 25064