2 days in Avebury & Stanton Drew Itinerary

2 days in Avebury & Stanton Drew Itinerary

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2 days in Avebury & Stanton Drew Itinerary

Start: Avebury
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Avebury
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h
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Stanton Drew
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
End: Avebury

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Avebury

Avebury ©
Avebury is a village and civil parish in Wiltshire, England. Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Silbury Hill, then contemplate the long history of West Kennet Long Barrow, then look for gifts at Elements of Avebury, and finally delve into the distant past at Avebury Stone Circle.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Avebury day trip planning website .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are London Heathrow Airport, Bristol Airport, Southampton Airport and Bournemouth Airport. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Stanton Drew.

Things to do in Avebury

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Avebury Stone Circle ©
Avebury Stone Circle
West Kennet Long Barrow ©
West Kennet Long Barrow
Silbury Hill ©
Silbury Hill

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Stanton Drew

Stanton Drew ©
Stanton Drew is a small village and civil parish within the Chew Valley in Somerset, England, situated north of the Mendip Hills, 8mi south of Bristol in the Bath and North East Somerset Unitary Authority.The village is most famous for its prehistoric Stanton Drew stone circles, the largest being the Great Circle, a henge monument consisting of the second largest stone circle in Britain (after Avebury). You've now added Stanton Drew Stone Circles & Cove to your itinerary. On the 20th (Fri), stroll the grounds of Church of St Mary the Virgin, admire the landmark architecture of Vicar's Close, then explore the fascinating underground world of Cheddar Gorge, and finally delve into the distant past at Stanton Drew Stone Circles & Cove.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Stanton Drew trip planner .

You can drive from Avebury to Stanton Drew in 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Stanton Drew can reach 64°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Stanton Drew

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Cheddar Gorge, Vicar's Close
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Stanton Drew Stone Circles & Cove ©
Stanton Drew Stone Circles & Cove
Cheddar Gorge ©
Cheddar Gorge
Vicar's Close ©
Vicar's Close