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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. Cotswold Way is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our custom trip planner, Cheltenham Edition.
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  • We walked the entire length of the Cotswold Way over a period of 10 days. Having walked these sorts of distances before on National trails I would say that The Cotwold Way is the most interesting due ...  more »
  • We walked the Cotswolds way, in day sections from Chipping Camden to Painswick and then walked from Painswick to Bath over 6 days staying overnight in B&b' and hotels. Highlights were the wonderful st...  more »
  • My wife and I walked from Chipping Campden to Painswick in five days. About half of the Cotswold Way. Everything was attended to by Mickledore Tours (reviwed elsewhere). I'ts a lovely trail with wonde...  more »

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