4 days in Somerset & Bristol Itinerary

4 days in Somerset & Bristol Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

1
night
Glastonbury

Glastonbury ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Bride’s Mound, take in the exciting artwork at Somerset Crafts, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wells Cathedral. On the 13th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through The Bishop's Palace and Gardens, browse the exhibits of Somerset Guild of Craftsmen, don't miss a visit to Wells Market Place, then steep yourself in history at Chalice Well, then look for gifts at Wyrdraven, 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 do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In August in Glastonbury, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bristol.

Things to do in Glastonbury

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

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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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nights
Bristol

Bristol ©
Bristol is famous for its Georgian and Victorian architecture, street art, underground music, maritime history, and the world-famous Clifton Suspension Bridge.
On the 14th (Wed), browse the exhibits of Victoria Art Gallery, get a taste of the local shopping with Pulteney Bridge, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, and finally contemplate the long history of The Roman Baths. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Brunel's SS Great Britain, then wander the streets of Milsom Street, and then explore the galleries of Rostra Gallery.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Bristol trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Glastonbury to Bristol in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to catch the 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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