7 days in Cotswolds Itinerary

7 days in Cotswolds Itinerary

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Shipston on Stour
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Stow-on-the-Wold
— 1 night
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Bourton-on-the-Water
— 2 nights
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Gloucester
— 2 nights

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Shipston on Stour

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. Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): admire the natural beauty at Hidcote Manor Garden, stop by Whichford Pottery, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St Edmund. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step into the grandiose world of Warwick Castle, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Hook Norton Brewery, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary's Church.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Shipston on Stour day trip site.

London to Shipston on Stour is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Stow-on-the-Wold.

Things to do in Shipston on Stour

Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping

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Castle
Warwick Castle
3.8
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Whichford Pottery
4.4

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Stow-on-the-Wold

Stow-on-the-Wold ©
Stow-on-the-Wold is a small market town and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at Batsford Arboretum, then look for gifts at The Baobab Tree, then browse for treasures at Tara Antiques Centre, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Edward's Church.

To find other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Stow-on-the-Wold road trip planning site.

Stow-on-the-Wold is very close to Shipston on Stour. In November, daily temperatures in Stow-on-the-Wold can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Bourton-on-the-Water.

Things to do in Stow-on-the-Wold

Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping

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Gift & Specialty Shop
The Baobab Tree
4.9

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Bourton-on-the-Water

Bourton-on-the-Water ©
Bourton-on-the-Water is a village and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England that lies on a wide flat vale within the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): enjoy breathtaking views from Broadway Tower, stop by Cotswold Sheepskin, identify plant and animal life at Birdland, then don't miss a visit to The Model Village, and finally see the interesting displays at Cotswold Motoring Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Sudeley Castle and then head outdoors with The Cotswold Range.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Bourton-on-the-Water online travel planner.

Bourton-on-the-Water is just a stone's throw from Stow-on-the-Wold. December in Bourton-on-the-Water sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can drive to Gloucester.

Things to do in Bourton-on-the-Water

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums

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Specialty Museum
Cotswold Motoring Museum
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Observation Deck
Broadway Tower
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Gloucester

Gloucester ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Gallery Pangolin. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Chavenage House, steep yourself in history at St Saviour's Church, then look for all kinds of wild species at WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Gloucester Docks.

For photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Gloucester trip itinerary planner.

Gloucester is just a short distance from Bourton-on-the-Water. In December, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Gloucester

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

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Must see
Chavenage House
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Historic Walking Area
Gloucester Docks
4.2

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