Uncover Britain Road Trips: Encounter England (Great West Way)

Guide covers The Great West Way route

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Uncover Britain Road Trips


This road trip guide has everything you need to choose a route with lots of options. As it is flexible, you have the freedom to stay a while longer, move on, and choose only the things you want to do.  To purchase, select today's date to get planning straight away!

Highlights include:

Bristol & Bath* Pretty Wiltshire Market Towns * North Wessex Downs * Royal Footsteps including Windsor * Optional 3 World Heritage Sites * 12 locations * Many, many attractions


Over 30 pages of useful information * Options for 3-10 days touring * Up-to-date embedded links and contacts * Hidden gems and off the beaten track places * 130+ attractions, experiences and days out * 25+ optional tours and activities * Non-height restricted places to park * Linked maps and countryside walks * 60+ Selected campsites & 80+ Secret Stays™ *40+ Food and drink destinations * Easy to download format - print or save * Useful suggestions for your chosen time frame * English language PDF guidebook

More about the self-drive guide:

The Great West Way® is a 500-mile route that runs between Bristol in the South to London and is based on one of the first Great Roads commissioned by the Kings of England.  This 'Encounter England' route begins with the cultural cities of Bristol and Bath. These cities each burst with their own rich heritage.

Follow the route through the picturesque countryside of Wiltshire to explore market towns and pretty villages.

Along the way, experience historic places of interest, enjoy riverside locations and relax on river cruises. Stop at picture-perfect canals and towpaths. Continue through the dramatic landscape of the North Wessex Downs and encounter pre-historic landmarks and world-renowned backdrops.

Head towards Berkshire, enjoy the Thames and the ultimate stop: 'the jewel in the crown' with a visit to Windsor and Eton.

They share the days out, attractions and country pubs. This guide includes the option of three World Heritage sites and 12 locations to explore.  

About the guide:

Whether you are an experienced motorhomer or new to campervanning this digital road trip guidebooks are for you. You can make the most of your adventure and leave no stone unturned.

Hidden gems and top tips are included which can be hard to find without local knowledge.

Be spontaneous with Secret Stays® for stopovers or choose from a fantastic range of campsites from the quirky and unusual to the larger sites with luxury facilities.

Make the most out of every second by using for planning as well as on the road when your plans change. With relevant information at your fingertips, you can save hours searching, enjoy your time on the road and take your freedom to the next level.

Looking for to hire a motorhome RV for your UK road trip? Check out the concierge hire service especially for overseas visitors with the motorhome hire service.

This road trip guidebook will help you discover the history and heritage of Great Britain, on your own self driven themed journey. The themes connect the stories behind the people, the places and the landscape. The road trip guide will help you make a deeper connection and uncover your own Britain.

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Self-drive tour (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
The above times should be used as an indicator during the recovery phase from the global pandemic.

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