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Cotswold Way, Cheltenham
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Walk through picturesque villages and gentle hills as you follow the escarpment at Cotswold Way, a long-distance footpath on an ancient trail. Along this 164 km (102 mi) trail from Bath to Chipping Campden you'll see honey-colored towns, ancient cemeteries, historic manor houses, forests, meadows, and pastureland. Walk at your own pace or join a group tour. Enjoy the views of mountains, a castle, an estuary, and other attractions. A number of fine bed and breakfasts service the route. Add Cotswold Way to your Cheltenham travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Cheltenham travel itinerary maker.
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  • Some really stunning locations as you walk through quaint cotswold villages and countryside. Looking forward to doing some more and using tips from here to plan our next visit! 
  • I just finished five days of walking on the Cotswold Way (Chipping Campden to Dursley). I got a lot of help from this forum in planning the trip, so I thought I'd give back some observations from the ...  more »
  • My sister and I used Cotswolds Walks (Andrew Guppy) to plan our route and book our accommodations. Everything went like clockwork. Upon arrival, at the end of the day, our bags were in our rooms. The ...  more »