©

Aston Rowant trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Aston Rowant

Trip Planner Europe  /  UK  /  England  /  Oxfordshire  /  Aston Rowant
Aston Rowant is a village and civil parish about 4+1/2mi south of Thame in South Oxfordshire, England. The parish includes the villages of Aston Rowant and Kingston Blount, and adjoins Buckinghamshire to the southeast. The 2011 Census recorded the parish's population as 793.The Lower Icknield Way passes through the parish southeast of the village. Aston Rowant National Nature Reserve, on the Chiltern escarpment, is partly in the parish.ArchaeologyNear the close of the seventeenth century a large Roman vessel, containing five smaller ones, was discovered at Kingston Blount. In 1971 a hoard of late seventh- and early eighth-century silver coins called sceattas was found on the Chiltern escarpment within the ambit of the area, near where the A40 road crosses the Icknield Way. In 1972 the hoard was reported to total 175 coins, by 1994 the total was 350, and either case it was then the largest single find of sceattas in Britain. A Coroner's Court determined that the coins are treasure trove, and the British Museum then acquired the hoard.
Plan your holiday in Aston Rowant and other destinations, from the rural, to the urban, and everything in between, using our United Kingdom trip builder app .
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Aston Rowant

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Aston Rowant

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Recently planned trips to Oxfordshire

18 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM FRANCE December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Oxfordshire BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, teens, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, kids, popular PREFERENCES: September, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Oxford & Cambridge BY A USER FROM JORDAN November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 18 days in Europe BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA December, relaxing, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: December, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 48 days in United Kingdom, France & Ieper (Ypres) BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in United Kingdom & Paris BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in France, Italy & England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Oxford BY A USER FROM INDIA January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM BRUNEI January, teens, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Oxford BY A USER FROM CANADA April, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans