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Excursions

DAY TRIPS

We can recommend the best of Britain’s attractions, and have listed them below based on popularity and how far they are from Well Cottage. Visits to some attractions can be combined on the same day; take a look at our package and sample itinerary to see our suggested combinations.

UK mini-breaks Family days out

Stonehenge & Avebury Stone Circle
Visit famous English Heritage landmarks, the World Heritage Site of…
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Bowood Estate
Visit Bowood House and the surroundings garden, including an impressive…
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Stourhead House & Gardens
Explore the National Trust Stourhead estate, with a Palladian manor…
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Bath & The Roman Baths
Discover the history and architecture of this beautiful Roman city;…
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The Jurassic Coast
Explore 185 million years of history on the stunning Jurassic…
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The New Forest National Park
Meet wild ponies and deer in the New Forest; its…
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Longleat House & Gardens
Visit Lord Bath’s home, tour the safari park and wander…
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Salisbury City & Cathedral
Travel back in time in the medieval city of Salisbury;…
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Cheddar Gorge & Caves
Climb the heights of the impressive Cheddar Gorge, then descend…
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Wells & Wookey Hole Caves
Visit the smallest city in England, with the stunning Wells…
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Highclere Castle
Live like an Earl when you visit the filming location…
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Glastonbury Tor
Walk up Glastonbury Tor to enjoy stunning views over Somerset;…
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Castles
Experience the history and legends of England’s castles, including Windsor…
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The Cotswolds
Walk or cycle around this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty…
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Stratford-upon-Avon
Visit this historic market town in the Midlands, birthplace of…
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