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Cotswold Way, Cheltenham
(4.9/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
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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  • As a Cotswold Voluntary Warden, I help maintain the trail. It follows the length of the Cotswold Hills through beautiful scenery and is very well marked. 
  • A great way to experience the Cotswold's. Beautiful vistas and a great history lessons along the way, Wonderful towns along the way --- this is a once in a lifetime hike. Three of us started in Chippi...  more »
  • 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!