10 things to do in the Cotswolds

If you’re thinking about taking in the Cotswolds this summer and here are a selection of things you shouldn’t miss out on. There’s something for everyone!

 

  1. Westonbirt Arboretum – Perhaps the most important and widely know Arboretum in the UK.
    Gloucestershire – Open 9am-5pm daily
    www.forestry.gov.uk/westonbirt
  2. The Model Village -1/9 scale replica of Bourton-on-the-Water.
    Bourton-on-the-Water – Open daily, Summer 10am-6pm Winter 10am-4pm
    http://www.themodelvillage.com/
  3. Giffords Circus – A magical village circus that tours England throughout the summer.
    Stroud, Gloucestershire – Open 27th – 30th September 2018
    www.giffordscircus.com
  4. The Big Festival – A perfect festival for all the family to enjoy.
    K
    ingham, Oxfordshire – Open 24th – 26th August 2018
    www.thebigfestival.com
  5. The Barn Theatre – The Rise and Fall of Little Voice.
    Cirencester- Open 7th July – 4th August 2018
    https://barntheatre.org.uk/
  6. Royal International Air Tattoo Royal Air Force take to the stage.
    Fairford – Open 13th – 15th July 2018
    https://www.airtattoo.com/
  7. L’incoronazione di Poppea – Longborough Festival Opera
    Longborough Moreton-in-Marsh Gloucestershire – Open 28th July – 2nd August 2018
    https://lfo.org.uk/
  8. Forest of Dean Sculpture Trail – The full Sculpture trail is 4.5 mile path.
    Gloucestershire – Open all year round every day from dawn to dusk
    https://www.forestofdean-sculpture.org.uk/
  9. Cotswolds Wildlife Park – Explore and learn within 160 acres of parklands.
    Burford, Oxfordshire – Open 10am-6pm (April-October), 10am-5pm (November to March)
    https://www.cotswoldwildlifepark.co.uk/
  10. Sudeley Castle and Gardens – Located only 8 miles from Cheltenham and Broadway.
    Winchcombe, Near Cheltenham – Open daily 10am-5pm until 21st December 2018
    https://sudeleycastle.co.uk/