1. Step back in time along the way
    Clifton Suspension Bridge, Bristol
  2. Be a part of history on your adventure
    Avebury UNESCO World Heritage Site
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  1. Dyrham Park winter
    Elegant 17th century mansion and deer park set in acres of rolling countryside.
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  2. Bath & Bristol
    At the western end of the Great West Way you’ll find Bristol and Bath. A blessing for the urban adventurer since these 2 cities are so close together geographically - just 15 minutes by train - yet miles apart in character.
  3. Stonehenge on Salisbury Plain in Wiltshire
    Stonehenge stands impressively as a prehistoric monument of unique importance, a World Heritage Site, surrounded by remains of ceremonial and domestic structures - some older than the monument itself.
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  4. Roman Baths Family Friendly
    Epicentre (and raison d'etre!) of the Heritage City.
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  5. Windsor Castle
    Windsor Castle is the oldest and largest inhabited castle in the world, the family home of 39 British kings and queens for almost 1,000 years, and is today one of the official residences of Her Majesty The Queen. Open to visitors throughout the year, today The Queen spends most of her private weekends at the Castle.
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  6. Calne (C) Mike Hasted
    Looking to visit the amazing town of Calne?...If so, click here to get the latest Calne tourist information direct from the official Wiltshire tourism site!
  7. Bowood House and Gardens
    Outstanding 18th century mansion house estate.
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  8. The Cotswolds
    The Cotswolds offers the sort of chocolate box views that many imagine when they think of England. Its honey-coloured limestone villages and rolling farmland, dotted with curly-haired Cotswold sheep, make up the largest Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the country.
  9. The ruins at Reading Abbey
    Be amazed by modern Reading – from remarkable medieval heritage and beautiful Thames countryside to award-winning shopping centres, there’s a surprise around every corner.
  10. Looking to visit the amazing town of Lacock?...If so, click here to get the latest Lacock tourist information direct from the official Wiltshire tourism site!
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  11. National Trust
    Discover the National Trust Properties along the Great West Way.
  12. Stonehenge
    Stonehenge and Avebury are listed together as a single UNESCO World Heritage Site. The site is famous for its instantly recognisable stone circles but there is far more to explore in these two remarkable landscapes.
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  13. Tigers at Longleat
    Longleat Safari Park, nestled within 900 acres of ‘Capability’ Brown landscaped grounds, is home to the UK’s original Safari Park, one of the best examples of Elizabethan architecture, and an abundance of exciting attractions including Jungle Kingdom and Animal Adventure where you can get up-close and personal with truly amazing animals.
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  1. Add Lacock Abbey, Village and Fox Talbot Museum to your Itinerary

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    Lacock Abbey, Village and Fox Talbot Museum

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    High Street, Lacock, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN15 2LG

    Telephone

    01249 730459

    Chippenham

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    Looking to visit the amazing town of Lacock?...If so, click here to get the latest Lacock tourist information direct from the official Wiltshire tourism site!

  2. Add Dyrham Park - National Trust to your Itinerary

    Dyrham Park - National Trust

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    Dyrham, Nr Bath, Gloucestershire, SN14 8HY

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    +44 (0) 117 937 2501

    Nr Bath

    Elegant 17th century mansion and deer park set in acres of rolling countryside.

  3. Add The Courts Garden - National Trust to your Itinerary

    The Courts Garden - National Trust

    Address

    The Walk, Holt, Trowbridge, Wilts, BA14 6RR

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 1225782875

    Trowbridge

    Full of variety, this charming garden shows the English country style at its best.

  4. Add Newark Park (National Trust) to your Itinerary

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    Newark Park (National Trust)

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    Ozleworth, Wotton under Edge, Gloucestershire, GL12 7PZ

    Telephone

    01453 842644

    Wotton under Edge

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 399 reviews399 reviews

    An unusual and atmospheric property built around 1550 as a hunting lodge and added to in the 1790's. Stands high on the edge of a 40ft cliff with outstanding views. Superb display of snowdrops in early spring.

  5. Add Avebury Manor and Garden - National Trust to your Itinerary

    Avebury Manor and Garden - National Trust

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    High Street, Avebury, Marlborough, Wilts, SN8 1RF

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    +44 (0) 1672 539250

    Marlborough

    The 16th century Avebury Manor is a hands-on experience in the heart of the Avebury World Heritage Site.

  6. Add Prior Park Landscape Garden - National Trust to your Itinerary

    Prior Park Landscape Garden - National Trust

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    The National Trust, Prior Park Landscape Garden, Ralph Allen Drive, Bath, North East Somerset, BA2 5AH

    Telephone

    +44 01225 833977

    Ralph Allen Drive, Bath

    Set a leisurely pace in sublimely pretty 18th century landscape surroundings.

  7. Add Tyntesfield to your Itinerary

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    Tyntesfield

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    Wraxall, Bristol, Somerset, BS48 1NX

    Telephone

    +44 (0)1275 461900

    Bristol

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    Cocooned in the Somerset countryside, Tyntesfield is a rare survivor – a near-complete Victorian Gothic country house and estate. This extraordinary home and working landscape was created for the Gibbs family as a place where they could celebrate…

  8. Add American Museum & Gardens to your Itinerary

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    American Museum & Gardens

    Address

    Claverton Manor, Claverton Down, Bath, BA2 7BD

    Telephone

    01225 460503

    Bath

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    Come on a journey through the history of America. Open Tues-Sun, 12-5pm, closed Mon.

  9. Add Wadworth Brewery Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

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    Wadworth Brewery Visitor Centre

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    Northgate Street, Devizes, Wiltshire, SN10 1JW

    Telephone

    01380 732277

    Devizes

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    Family friendly, self guided Visitor Centre and interactive exhibition – Free entry
    On-site Sample bar with five cask ales on draught. 1/3 pint samples can be purchased.
    Traditional pub games are available to play in the bar.

  10. Add Fashion Museum Bath to your Itinerary

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    Fashion Museum Bath

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    Fashion Museum, Bennett Street, Bath, Somerset, BA1 2QH

    Telephone

    01225 477173

    Bennett Street, Bath

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    A must-see for every fashion-lover, the Fashion Museum Bath is home to one of the world's leading collections of historic and fashionable dress. Here you can see everything from sumptuous Georgian gowns to spectacular outfits by some of today's top…

  11. Add Stonehenge to your Itinerary

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    Stonehenge

    Address

    Nr Amesbury, Wilts, SP4 7DE

    Telephone

    0370 333 1181

    Nr Amesbury

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    Stonehenge stands impressively as a prehistoric monument of unique importance, a World Heritage Site, surrounded by remains of ceremonial and domestic structures - some older than the monument itself.

  12. Add Longleat to your Itinerary

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    Longleat

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    Longleat, Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 7NW

    Telephone

    01985 844400

    Warminster

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 8709 reviews8709 reviews

    Longleat Safari Park, nestled within 900 acres of ‘Capability’ Brown landscaped grounds, is home to the UK’s original Safari Park, one of the best examples of Elizabethan architecture, and an abundance of exciting attractions including Jungle…

  13. Add Windsor Castle to your Itinerary

    Windsor Castle

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    Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, SL4 1NJ

    Telephone

    +44 (0)303 123 7304

    Windsor

    Windsor Castle is the oldest and largest inhabited castle in the world, the family home of 39 British kings and queens for almost 1,000 years, and is today one of the official residences of Her Majesty The Queen.

    Open to visitors throughout the…

  14. Add River Thames to your Itinerary

    River Thames

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    OX1 1NE

    The River Thames is the longest and most well-known river in England. It is navigable for 215 miles starting as a small trickle in the Cotswolds; flowing through nine English counties; right through the centre of London; past the Thames Barrier out…

  15. Add McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Swindon to your Itinerary

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    McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Swindon

    Address

    Kemble Drive, Rodbourne, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN2 2DY

    Telephone

    01793 507600

    Swindon

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    McArthurGlen's Swindon Designer Outlet lies within the beautifully renovated Grade II listed buildings of the Great Western Railway Works and is one of the largest covered designer outlets in Europe. 90 High St and Designer brands.

  16. Add Westonbirt The National Arboretum to your Itinerary

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    Westonbirt The National Arboretum

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    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Forestry Commission, Tetbury, Gloucestershire, GL8 8QS

    Telephone

    0300 067 4890

    Tetbury

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    Arboretum with over 16,000 rare and beautiful trees, all set in 600 glorious, easy-to-stroll Cotswold acres

  17. Add Roman Baths to your Itinerary

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    Roman Baths

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    Roman Baths, The Pump Room, Abbey Church Yard, Bath, BA1 1LZ

    Telephone

    +44 01225477785

    Abbey Church Yard, Bath

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    Epicentre (and raison d'etre!) of the Heritage City.

  18. Add Aerospace Bristol to your Itinerary

    Aerospace Bristol

    Address

    Hayes Way, Patchway, Bristol, Avon, BS34 5BZ

    Telephone

    01179 315 315

    Bristol

    With Concorde as its stunning star attraction, Aerospace Bristol takes you on a fantastic flight through history. From the earliest aeroplanes, through two World Wars, the Cold War and the space race - discover incredible feats of aviation and step…

  19. Add Bowood House and Gardens to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 774 reviews774 reviews

    Bowood House and Gardens

    Address

    The Estate Office, Bowood, Calne, Wiltshire, SN11 0LZ

    Telephone

    01249 812102

    Calne

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    Outstanding 18th century mansion house estate.

  20. Add Avebury Stone Circle and Avebury Manor and Garden to your Itinerary

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    Avebury Stone Circle and Avebury Manor and Garden

    Address

    Avebury, Marlborough, Wiltshire, SN8 1RF

    Telephone

    01672 539250

    Marlborough

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    The pretty village of Avebury nestles within the Stonehenge and Avebury World Heritage Site.  Recognised for its globally important Neolithic and Bronze Age monuments, here you’ll find the world’s largest stone circle, stone avenues and ancient…

  21. Add Reading Museum to your Itinerary

    Reading Museum

    Address

    Blagrave Street, Reading, BERKSHIRE, RG1 1QH

    Telephone

    +44 0118 9373400

    Reading

    Twelve hands-on galleries including Roman Silchester, changing art gallery, Box Room, Britain's Bayeux Tapestry and the world's only biscuit gallery, Huntley & Palmers.

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