Amazing Places to Visit and Things to Do in Somerset, England

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Prepare to be spoiled with activities as you visit the quaint rural county of Somerset. As you go about thinking of things to do during your stay, allow a change or two in your itinerary because we warn you: the options are endless! Sandy beaches, retail villages, country homes, dramatic cliffs… Compiling and narrowing down the list of things to do in Somerset proved to be a daunting task! One we gladly took… with our hands figuratively tied to our desks in case we find ourselves booking a spontaneous trip there. 

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Somerset is a county in South West England which is popularly known because of either the city of Bath, a UNESCO World Heritage site, or the famous mid-summer Glastonbury Festival. It is typographically characterized by its network of caves, gorges, rivers, wetlands and moors. The rich composition of the area makes it highly suitable for fruit orchards, vegetable fields and other agricultural activities. With this bounty, of course, comes good local food and drinks. Somerset boasts of its tasty cheddar cheese – so much that it even has a cheese show! Make sure to check with the local information guide which of the many country shows are being celebrated during your stay to see and appreciate Somerset’s plentiful produce.

Homes and gardens in the county are sights to behold on their own. Awe-inspiring cathedral architecture blends well with the naturally stunning landscape of England’s gem. From the tallest powered fountain to the smallest church in England – just how diverse can Somerset get? A lot of the destinations in the area call for the tourists to be one with nature. Wildlife sightseeing and bird watching are some of the popular activities to partake. Sounds interesting? There is more to find here in our compiled list of things to do in Somerset.

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