4 days in Cotswolds Itinerary

4 days in Cotswolds Itinerary

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Shipston on Stour
— 1 night
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Tetbury
— 2 nights
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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. On the 17th (Fri), examine the collection at Cotswold Motoring Museum, meet the residents at Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, then look for all kinds of wild species at Birdland, and finally look for gifts at The Baobab Tree. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Hidcote Manor Garden, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cotswold Falconry Centre, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery.

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London to Shipston on Stour is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to drive to Tetbury.
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Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Wildlife
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Tetbury — 2 nights

Tetbury is a small town and civil parish within the Cotswold district of Gloucestershire, England. Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): get outside with The Cotswold Range, admire the landmark architecture of Gloucester Cathedral, and then get to know the fascinating history of Gloucester Docks. Keep things going the next day: admire the natural beauty at Highgrove Gardens, take in nature's colorful creations at Westonbirt Arboretum, and then admire the landmark architecture of Chavenage House.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Tetbury trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Shipston on Stour to Tetbury in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to drive back home.
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Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Cotswolds travel guide

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Gardens · Architectural Buildings · 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.
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