WELCOME TO THE GREAT WEST WAY. A NEW 125-MILE TOURING ROUTE BETWEEN LONDON AND BRISTOL BASED ON ANCIENT ROUTES, ROAMING THROUGH IDYLLIC COUNTRYSIDE, QUAINT VILLAGES AND ELEGANT TOWNS.
Based on one of the first Great Roads commissioned by the Kings of England, the Great West Way® winds its way through lush green landscapes filled with the world-famous and the yet-to-be-discovered.
Touch Royal Windsor, Roman Bath and timeless Stonehenge, immerse yourself in English village life and Bristol’s city energy. Follow the paths taken by generations of travelers and discover an essential strand of England.
On England’s Great West Way®, extraordinary history rubs shoulders with everyday life. Traditional pubs and inns with UNESCO World Heritage Sites on their doorsteps, serving craft ales and local farm food. Churches which have watched over their parishes for centuries. Independent shops and galleries filled with contemporary designs and creations. You don’t have to travel far to explore further and delve deeper into England.
The Great West Way® links London with Bristol through 125 miles of twists and turns and new discoveries. Explore by road, by railway or by waterway. Slow right down, base yourself along the route, walk it or cycle it. Welcome to the real England. It’s England undiluted…It’s England concentrated…It’s England undiscovered.
Now is the time to go in search of and explore “real” England. Whether it’s just for leisure, or to retrace your ancestral footsteps, we can tailor a bespoke holiday for you to England’s Great West Way®. Here are a couple of suggested itineraries: England & The Great West Way®; and our favorite themed itinerary – Downton Abbey & England’s Great West Way®. Call us today to start your Great West Way® adventure!
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