4 days in Cotswolds Itinerary

4 days in Cotswolds Itinerary

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Gloucester
— 2 nights
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Shipston on Stour
— 1 night
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Gloucester

Deepen your sense of the past at sights like The Roman Baths and Gloucester Cathedral. Do some cultural sightseeing at Stonehenge and Longleat. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Gloucester: Castle Combe Village (in Castle Combe), Bath Abbey (in Bath) and WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre (in Slimbridge).

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Gloucester trip itinerary maker.

London to Gloucester is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In August in Gloucester, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel to Shipston on Stour.

Things to do in Gloucester

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

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Shipston on Stour

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. On the 31st (Mon), stop by Longborough & Sezincote Village Shop, then look for all kinds of wild species at Birdland, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, and finally tee off at Feldon Valley.

To see reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Shipston on Stour trip planner.

You can drive from Gloucester to Shipston on Stour in 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Shipston on Stour

Golf · Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Cotswolds travel guide

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Gardens · Architectural Buildings · Specialty Museums
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.