Guided location tours

You may be a huge fan of DCI Barnaby and keen to visit Midsomer. Sometimes it’s nice to sit back and leave the detailed information, tour planning and driving to someone else.

There are many ways to enjoy Oxfordshire’s Midsomer Murders locations, including guided walks, escorted day trips and staying tours. They combine the most popular and beautiful locations with a professional and knowledgeable local expert. All you need to do is sit back and enjoy the views.

To make a booking or enquiry please contact the relevant company using the links below.

A guided tour with Absolute Touring

Guided Walking Tours

  • Henley Tours

A guided walk of Henley on Thames Midsomer locations runs every Saturday from 12 March to 15 October 2016 inclusive. The one hour tour, with a local Henley Host, starts at 10.30am and costs £5 per person. Meet inside The Argyll Pub (one of the filmed locations).
Contact Henley Hosts

Day Trips: from Oxford / Oxfordshire


  • Absolute Touring

Absolute Touring logoTake a guided tour in Midsomer Murders Country. Our Midsomer day tour covers a circuit of South Oxfordshire, taking in the villages that have been locations. From Oxford we visit Wallingford, on to Henley, then Nettlebed, Ewelme, Watlington, Thame, Warborough and Dorchester, before returning to Oxford. There are no site admissions, so just refreshments to pay for. We leave central Oxford at 9.30 a.m.; the tour lasts for around eight hours, including stops.
Contact Absolute Touring.

  • SHo4Travel

SH05Travel logoTake one of our tours to Midsomer County. Choose favourite episodes and see the streets and buildings featured in this dastardly devious T.V. drama. Visit Causton town, sit on the Kirkbridge green where Morris men dance on Judgement day. Drive through Midsomer Worthy and Wellow and have lunch in one of the featured village pubs. We can collect you at local rail stations in the middle of Midsomer or start from Oxford tourist information. London collection available.
Contact SHO4Travel.

  • Humphreys of Henley

Humphries of Henley logoFollow in the footsteps of DCI Barnaby and the perpetrators of the numerous murders in Midsomer. We have designed memorable 1-day and 2-day luxury experiences and will escort you through the countryside of quirky cottages, ancient churches, cosy pubs and charming village greens that feature in the magical, but rather deadly, county of Midsomer.
Contact Humphreys of Henley.

  • Detective Tours

Detective Tours logoDo you or your club, society or business wish to organise an outing, weekend or holiday break with a Midsomer Murders theme? Discuss your requirements for a personalised tour of the area’s locations covering all your favourites.
Contact Detective Tours.

  • Experience Oxfordshire

Experience Oxfordshire Logo Oxfordshire is famous as the scene of many crimes, both fictional and real. On this Truth is Stranger than Fiction tour, Midsomer Murders fans will enjoy discovering locations like Wallingford Market Place, Rotherfield Peppard and Henley on Thames.
Contact Experience Oxfordshire.

  • Venture Oxford

Venture Oxford logoVisit Midsomer Murders filming locations in South Oxfordshire, including the beautiful villages of Dorchester on Thames, Warborough and the historic towns of Wallingford, Henley on Thames and Thame. The half day Murderous Meanderings tour lasts four hours plus lunch for a minimum group size of six people.
Contact Venture Oxford.

Aerial view of Henley on Thames

Day Trips: Leaving from London

  • Brit Movie Tours

Brit Movie Tours logoOur Midsomer Murders Tour transports you into the charming yet sinister world familiar to DCI John and Tom Barnaby and uncovers the real locations that have given the show its distinct character since it was first broadcast in 1997. Public scheduled and private tours lasting nine hours are available from both central London and Oxford and include plenty of stops for photos and to see the locations up close.
Contact Brit Movie Tours.

  • British Tours

British Tours logoFollow in the footsteps of Tom Barnaby and his faithful sergeant on the trail of many a murderer and their victims. Visit attractive Causton and the many pretty Midsomer villages. Lunch in a country pub or have English afternoon tea in a village teashop. Tour also includes the country home of the leader of the Charge of the Light Brigade, the Vicar of Dibley’s church and the windmill home of Caractacus Potts from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
Contact British Tours.

Staying Tours

  • Crusader Holidays

Crusader Holidays logoCrusader Holidays logoExplore lovely Oxfordshire with your detective hat on! This special 4 day Midsomer Murders & Morse holiday meanders through many of the picture-postcard villages and hidden gems featured in the series “Midsomer Murders”. Based near Wallingford, it includes a guided walking tour of Morse’s Oxford.
Contact Crusader Holidays.

  • Select Travel Services – Specialist Group Tour

Select Travel Services logoGroups coming to England from overseas and wishing to spend a few days exploring Midsomer can book an all-inclusive stay package of 5 days/4 nights. Relax and enjoy some of the eccentricities that are part of English rural life on an itinerary rich with historic hotels, pubs serving local beers, restaurants serving local food and independent shops and cafes. This tour is only available for groups from overseas visiting the UK.
Contact Select Travel Services.