4 days in Somerset & Bristol Itinerary

4 days in Somerset & Bristol Itinerary

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4 days in Somerset & Bristol Itinerary

Start: London
Drive:  2​h 45​min
1
Glastonbury
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
2
Bristol
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
End: London

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night
Glastonbury

Glastonbury ©
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): make a trip to Bride’s Mound, take in the exciting artwork at Somerset Crafts, and then admire the striking features of Wells Cathedral. On the 13th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at The Bishop's Palace and Gardens, shop like a local with Somerset Guild of Craftsmen, wander the streets of Wells Market Place, then contemplate the long history of Chalice Well, then stop by Shieldmaiden, and finally delve into the distant past at Glastonbury Abbey.

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London to Glastonbury is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Glastonbury can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bristol.

Things to do in Glastonbury

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

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Wells
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Somerset Crafts ©
Somerset Crafts
Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral
The Bishop's Palace and Gardens ©
The Bishop's Palace and Gardens

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Bristol

Bristol ©
Bristol is famous for its Georgian and Victorian architecture, street art, underground music, maritime history, and the world-famous Clifton Suspension Bridge.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): take in the exciting artwork at Victoria Art Gallery, hunt for treasures at Pulteney Bridge, then admire the landmark architecture of Bath Abbey, then browse the exhibits of The Roman Baths, and finally shop like a local with Gallery and Barrow. On the 15th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Brunel's SS Great Britain, then make a trip to Milsom Street, and then take in the exciting artwork at Rostra Gallery.

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Drive from Glastonbury to Bristol in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Bristol

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Bath
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey
Brunel's SS Great Britain ©
Brunel's SS Great Britain

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