7 days in Cotswolds Itinerary

7 days in Cotswolds Itinerary

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Tetbury
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Shipston on Stour
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Tetbury

— 3 nights
Tetbury is a small town and civil parish within the Cotswold district of Gloucestershire, England. Explore Tetbury's surroundings by going to WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre (in Slimbridge), Monastery garden prinknash (in Stroud) and Gloucester (Mariners Church, Gloucester Docks, &more). There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Westonbirt Arboretum, pause for some serene contemplation at All Saints Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St John the Evangelist Church, Slimbridge, Glos, and contemplate the long history of Chavenage House.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Tetbury attractions tool.

London to Tetbury is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Shipston on Stour.

Things to do in Tetbury

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Shipston on Stour

— 3 nights
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. Go for a jaunt from Shipston on Stour to Burford to see Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens about 40 minutes away. The adventure continues: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, take in panoramic vistas at Broadway Tower, take in the pleasant sights at High Street Chipping Campden, and admire the masterpieces at Chipping Campden Visitor Information Centre.

For maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Shipston on Stour travel website.

You can drive from Tetbury to Shipston on Stour in 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Shipston on Stour

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Shopping

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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.