About The Area

Gloucestershire’s main features include the Cotswold Hills, the Stroud Valleys, the Royal Forest of Dean, the Severn Vale and the City of Gloucester.

Places to visit in the local area include museums, historic castles, ancestral homes, wool churches and country parks. A variety of attractions that will appeal to all ages and all tastes.

Local towns that should feature highly on your itinerary are

  • Bath
  • Burford
  • Cheltenham
  • Chipping Campden
  • Cirencester
  • Coleford
  • Northleach
  • Stow-on-the-Wold
  • Stroud
  • Tetbury
  • Tewkesbury and
  • Winchcombe

Cotswold Villages that are noteworthy of your attention in the area include

  • Bibury
  • Blockley
  • Bourton-on-the-Water
  • Bourton-on-the-Hill
  • Broadway
  • Moreton-in-Marsh
  • Painswick
  • Willersey
  • The Slaughters
  • The Rissingtons – and many other fine and hidden villages in the Cotswolds.