Ancient sites

Belas Knap - This Neolithic long barrow contains four burial tombs where the remains of 31 Stone Age people were discovered during excavations. The tombs have been opened for viewing. 2 miles (3 km) south of Winchcombe Website:

Cleeve Common - On Cleeve Common, an Iron Age hill fort occupies the highest point in Gloucestershire at 1,083 ft (330 m). 3 miles (5 km) north-east of Cheltenham Website:

Hetty Pegler’s Tump - Set on a prominent hilltop in the western Cotswolds is a Neolithic chambered burial mound dating from 3000 BC. 0.5 miles (0.8 km) west of Nympsfield Website:

Notgrove Long Barrow - Excavations at the Notgrove Neolithic burial mound unearthed the skeleton of an adult male, along with animal bones and pottery. 4 miles (6 km) west of Bourton-on-the-Water Website:

Old Sodbury Hill Fort - An Iron Age hill fort occupies the high ground at Old Sodbury, comprising a double set of ditches and ramparts. It is thought to have been used as a camp in Roman times. The fort is on private land, but is crossed by public footpaths. Close to the A46 at Old Sodbury Website: