Bristol Visitor Information

Visit Bristol has all the ideas, inspiration, and information you'll need to plan the perfect trip to our wonderful city, including an FAQs page with answers to all of our most asked questions from visitors.

Already here? Be sure to pick up a free copy of our official visitor guide and a city map, available at hotels, major attractions, transport hubs and some eateries.

If you’re arriving by train, say hello to one of the friendly Temple Meads Welcome Ambassadors, who will be able to assist you with any urgent questions for a smooth start to your stay.

Essential Information

You can find essential information and useful resources covering a range of topics on this website, including:

Itinerary Builder

Try our handy built-in itinerary builder, which allows you to save individual hotels, attractions, things to do, and restaurants you’re interested in visiting to your own personal itinerary.



Practical Information

Use these guides to help you plan the details of your trip and get planning the ultimate Bristol visit.

Ideas & Inspiration

Bristol has so much to see and do and we know how tricky it can be to narrow down exactly what you’d like to get up to while you’re here. So, to help you plan your perfect itinerary, we’ve pulled together plenty of ideas and inspiration for things to do in the city.


From suggested itineraries to festival round-ups and unmissable things to do, our guides aim to showcase the best of the city, whatever the time of year. We publish new blogs every week and keep our blog posts up-to-date with the latest information, so you can trust that you’re getting the most accurate and useful tips for your trip. 

About Bristol

Want to know what makes Bristol so special? It's more than just boats, bridges and balloons, you know (although they're great, too). Come and find out.