3 days in Cotswolds Itinerary

3 days in Cotswolds Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Cotswolds trip planner

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Shipston on Stour
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Tetbury
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Shipston on Stour

— 1 night
Shipston-on-Stour is a town and civil parish on the River Stour about 10mi south of Stratford-upon-Avon in Warwickshire close to the boundaries with Oxfordshire and Gloucestershire. Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): enjoy breathtaking views from Broadway Tower and then explore the historical opulence of Sudeley Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to The Model Village, stroll through Birdland, and then sample the fine beverages at Cotswolds Distillery.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Shipston on Stour journey website.

London to Shipston on Stour is an approximately 2-hour car ride. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Tetbury.

Things to do in Shipston on Stour

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Tetbury

— 1 night
Tetbury is a small town and civil parish within the Cotswold district of Gloucestershire, England. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): get outside with The Cotswold Range, then take in nature's colorful creations at Westonbirt Arboretum, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Castle Combe Village.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Tetbury trip planner.

Getting from Shipston on Stour to Tetbury by car takes about 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Tetbury

Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Cotswolds travel guide

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Gardens · Churches · Zoos
Lush rolling hills and picture-perfect villages make Cotswolds one of the most popular leisure spots for locals and passing visitors alike. During the height of the season, the area gets packed with tourists exploring the region’s numerous stately homes, thatched cottages, historic churches, and attractive stone-built villages. The wood trade brought wealth and prosperity to this area centuries ago, and the region still proudly boasts hundreds of notable buildings constructed during the Middle Ages. Within easy striking distance of London and several other urban centers, this wealthy area supports a thriving artisan scene, as well as a strong food culture centered around farmer's markets and numerous organic producers.