©

Swindon trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Swindon

Trip Planner Europe  /  UK  /  England  /  Wiltshire  /  Swindon
(3.6/5 based on 5,000+ reviews for top 30 attractions)
Things to do: shopping, nightlife, museums
Swindon is a large town within the Borough of Swindon and ceremonial county of Wiltshire, in South West England. It is midway between Bristol, 35mi to the west and Reading, 35mi to the east. London is 71mi to the east. In the 2011 census, the population of the built-up area of Swindon was 185,609. The larger borough had a population of 209,000, including the small town of Highworth and the large village of Wroughton, an increase of 16.2% since 2001.Swindon was named an Expanded Town under the Town Development Act 1952 and this led to a major increase in its population. Swindon railway station is on the line from London Paddington to Bristol. Swindon Borough Council, is a unitary authority independent of Wiltshire Council since 1997. Residents of Swindon are known as Swindonians. Swindon is home to the Bodleian Library's book depository, which contains 153mi of bookshelves.
Add Swindon and other United Kingdom (UK) destinations to your travel plans using our United Kingdom (UK) family vacation planner.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Swindon

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Swindon

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Swindon:
Museums, sightseeing, spas
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, museums, nightlife
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, parks, nightlife
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, wildlife areas, casinos
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Museums, wildlife areas, sightseeing
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Swindon

14 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES April, teens, kids, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in London, Swindon & Nottingham BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 6 days in West Country BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in West Country BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE May, kids, popular PREFERENCES: May, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in West Country BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE May, kids, popular PREFERENCES: May, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in West Country BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Swindon BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Great West Way (England) BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Wiltshire BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 26 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 16 days in United Kingdom & Ireland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, relaxing, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News