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Cotswold Way, Cotswolds

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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, Cotswolds Edition.
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  • Visited the Cotswold in England. Drove through the little villages. There is such a lot of history there. Tue weather was wonderful so really had a nice time. Excellent for people who love history esp...  more »
  • Walked this in June and it rained every day except the last one. A brilliant walk nonetheless, beautiful scenery, not too taxing doing between 10 and 20 miles a day.  more »
  • The Cotswold Way (CW) is a fabulous long-distance trail that is well worth attempting. My wife and I (both in our 50s) hiked the CW in 7 days in July 2019, completing about 15 miles (24 kms) a day car...  more »
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