Wilstead trip planner

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

Wilstead

Trip Planner Europe  /  UK  /  England  /  Bedfordshire  /  Bedford  /  Wilstead
(600+ reviews from 1 attraction)
Wildlife Areas
Wilstead is a village and civil parish in Bedfordshire, England, just off the A6 Bedford to Luton road, about five miles south of Bedford town centre, and within the Borough of Bedford. The name of the village has been spelled in many different ways, including Wilshamstead, Wylhamstead, and Willshamstead. Wilstead is now the usual name of the village, but the civil parish is named Wilshamstead. The council estimated the population of the parish at 2,550 in 2005. Most of the inhabitants live in the main village, but some live in other hamlets and isolated houses.Near the centre of the village are a small shop that incorporates a sub post office with a sorting office, two pubs, a pharmacy/convenience store, an Indian takeaway, a Chinese takeaway and a small used car lot. There is a primary school, two churches and a village hall. A large number of allotments are close to the village playing fields.Housing types include traditional farms, older houses (including thatched cottages and several Listed Buildings) and more modern, estate-type housing. Dwellings on the estate are generally of a more spacious character than the most modern developments. There is also a small caravan park and mobile home center called Briar Bank Park on the southern end of the village.
Use our United Kingdom (UK) holiday planner to arrange the hows, wheres, and whens of your trip to Wilstead.
Source

Plan your trip to Wilstead

  • 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.

See this by visiting one of the destinations below

Why?
Some destinations do not have accommodations and require staying in a nearby city. Here are places you can stay:
Historic sites, fun & games, winter sports
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Wildlife areas, parks, nightlife
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Zoos & aquariums, parks, nightlife
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, museums, outdoors
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Parks, nightlife, museums
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Bedford

3 days in Bedford BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 44 days in South Pacific, Europe & United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in South Pacific, Europe & United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 2 days in Bedford BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM NORWAY June, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Birmingham, Bedford & Cambridge BY A USER FROM NORWAY June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Bedford BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Tadworth & Bedford BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Bedford & Cambridge BY A USER FROM ISRAEL May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Bedford BY A USER FROM ITALY June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Bedford BY A USER FROM BARBADOS July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans