Welcome to the Cotswolds
The Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty includes some of the most beautiful countryside in England and is a wonderful place to visit and explore at any time of year. Visit the Cotswolds for a truly peaceful and relaxing holiday - get away from the crowds and explore the quieter tracks, hidden villages and secret corners.
- 1.5 hours
- 1.5 miles
- Chipping Campden Market Hall
Join the Cotswold Wardens for a guided walk along Chipping Campden's "most beautiful village street now left in the island." Hear how the ancient town has developed, the importance of wool through to the influence brought by The Guild of Handicrafts. Suggested donation £3.00.
- 5.5 hours
- 9 miles
- Elmley Castle. Small car park at church plus road parking
An energetic walk up and around Bredon Hill noting its history, flora and fauna and enjoying a 360 degree view of the surrounding countryside. Please bring a packed lunch.
- 2 hours
- 5 miles
- Eastleach martin/Turville
- Near the Victoria Inn in Eastleach. Park considerately around the village
A pleasant riverside stroll up to Akeman Street then back down the opposite bank of the River Leach. Pub lunch available.
- 3.5 hours
- 6.5 miles
- Alongside Minchinhampton Church (on edge of Common)
An afternoon walk which descends towards the Thames and Severn Canal followed by a steep climb up to Rodborough Common and a richly deserved ice cream. A scenic uphill path leads us back to the start point.
- 6 hours
- 12 miles
- Chipping Campden
- Blockley Village Green
Linking the Cotswold villages of Blockley and Snowshill, which have both featured on the small or large screen. Bring a packed lunch.