Near Frome

Nunney Castle

Nunney Castle, which dates back to the 1370s, is a picturesque moated medieval castle. Its four round corner towers and connecting walls are tightly …

Longleat

Seat of the Marquess of Bath, stately home with extensive grounds and Britain’s first Safari Park, featured on BBC’s Animal Park. There’s plenty to …

Cley Hill

Distinctive landmark rich in wildlife and archaeology with a tremendous panorama Once part of the Longleat estate, the hill was entrusted to us by …

Southwick Country Park

100 acres of grassland ideal for walking, bird watching, picnicking and relaxing. Includes Hope Nature Centre with café and animal park.

Stoney Littleton Long Barrow

Stoney Littleton Long Barrow is one of the country’s finest accessible examples of a Neolithic chambered tomb. Dating from about 3500 BC, it is …

Iford Manor

Grade 1 Italian style garden. Home of landscape gardener Harold Peto. The Iford valley has been occupied since Roman times and the manor house …

Bratton Camp & White Horse

An Iron Age hill fort and white horse carved into the hillside. The original Iron Age hillfort defences were built at Bratton Camp over …

Stourhead

World-famous 18th-century landscape garden, Palladian mansion, parkland, woods and chalk downs. Alfred’s Tower overlooks surrounding estate. The Home at Stourhead This was the home …

Wookey Hole Caves

The UK’s largest show caves system, with underground lakes. It is home to the infamous Witch of Wookey. Attractions include the prehistoric Valley Of The …

Cheddar Caves and Gorge

Cheddar Gorge is one of England’s most iconic and spectacular landscapes. At almost 400 feet deep and three miles long, this is England’s largest …

Stonehenge

Walk in the footsteps of your Neolithic ancestors at Stonehenge – one of the wonders of the world and the best-known prehistoric monument in …

Mendip Hills

Dramatic gorges and ancient woodland rising above the Somerset Levels The Mendip Hills run east-west across Somerset from Frome to Brean Down. Inside they …