Museums / Culture
Kid Friendly: Yes. Would appeal to well-behaved children with an interest in ancient sites - probably would suit older children better.
Some sites might be accessible by wheelchair - some grass/gravel, but level ground. Other sites require some stiles, slopes, steps - it can be customized accordingly. Contact with your requirements.
Maximum travelers: 6
mysterious stones in a stunning landscape
Explore the beautiful Cotswold countryside, visiting ancient sites sacred to the ancestors of this land - Iron Age hill forts, Bronze Age burial mounds, New Stone Age tombs and circles. Be inspired and thrilled by these incredible sites, led by an author and storyteller.
Pick up from Bath - scenic route northwards
Hetty Pegler's Tump/Uley Neolithic long barrow
Nympsfield/Coaley Peak (Neolithic long barrow/stunning views)
Crickley Hill (Iron Age hill fort/Neolithic sacred enclosure/Roman remains)
Belas Knapp (impressive Neolithic long barrow)
Rollright Stones (iconic stone circle/standing stones)
Avebury World Heritage Site: Avebury stone circle; Silbury Hill; West Kennet long barrow; the Sanctuary; Avenue; Ridgeway. Gift shops and pub.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Stroud, Bath, Cheltenham, Gloucester
End location: As above
Duration: 7 hours
Start 10am - pick-up from Bath
Luxury 7 seater people carrier (Vauxhaul Zafira or similar hire car).
Full day tour by driver-guide, including vehicle hire and petrol (10am-5pm, with lunch, coffee breaks), exploring ancient sites. Walking tours at specific locations.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
100 GBP - drinks, snacks, lunch, entrance fees to optional visitor attractions, souvenirs, author/guide books - signed copies available.
Snacks, drinks, lunch, entrance fees to optional visitor attractions, souvenirs, books by guide