3 days in Cotswolds Itinerary

3 days in Cotswolds Itinerary

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3 days in Cotswolds Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Drive:  2​h 45​min
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Bourton-on-the-Water
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
2
Cirencester
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
End: Manchester

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night
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. On the 7th (Wed), take in panoramic vistas at Broadway Tower and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens. Here are some ideas for day two: sample the fine beverages at Cotswolds Distillery, then admire the natural beauty at Hidcote Manor Garden, then have some family-friendly fun at Cotswold Archery, and finally examine the collection at Cotswold Motoring Museum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Bourton-on-the-Water trip maker app .

Manchester to Bourton-on-the-Water is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In August in Bourton-on-the-Water, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Cirencester.

Things to do in Bourton-on-the-Water

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Cotswold Archery, Broadway Tower, Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, Hidcote Manor Garden, Cotswolds Distillery
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Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens ©
Hidcote Manor Garden ©
Hidcote Manor Garden
Cotswold Motoring Museum ©
Cotswold Motoring Museum

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Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. On the 9th (Fri), head outdoors with The Cotswold Range, steep yourself in history at Chavenage House, then get outside with Head 4 Heights Ltd, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parish Church of St John Baptist.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Cirencester trip itinerary planning app .

Cirencester is just a short distance from Bourton-on-the-Water. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cirencester

Outdoors Historic Sites Tours

Side Trip

Chavenage House
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Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House
Head 4 Heights Waterpark ©
Head 4 Heights Waterpark
The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range

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