Things to do in Somerset
Steam & Miniature Railways
WEST SOMERSET RAILWAY
Minehead, Somerset, TA24 5BG
Enjoy a 20-mile heritage steam train ride through stunning Somerset coast and countryside between Bishops Lydeard (nr. Taunton) and Minehead. Highlights on this journey include the historic fishing town of Watchet, Cleeve Abbey (Washford) and m...
MENDIPS RACEWAY LTD
Warrens Hill Road, Shipham, Somerset, BS40 7XU
Situated above Cheddar on the Mendips Hills this oval racing circuit is home to some of the most exciting stock car, banger and caravan racing in the UK. The tarmac track and unique up and down hill section makes for fast and thrilling racing,...
Muchelney, Langport, Somerset, TA10 0DQ
Muchelney Abbey, which lies two miles south of Langport, was once a landmark in the Somerset Levels and still has much to offer its visitors. History lovers in particular will enjoy this fascinating site but there is also plenty for families to do...
Churches & Cathedrals
Cathedral Offices, Chain Gate, Cathedral Green, Wells, Somerset
The highlight of any visit to the small city of Wells, Wells Cathedral has intricate Gothic carvings, one of the earliest mechanical clocks in the UK, a unique scissor arches, a marvellous chapter house and the splendid vicars' close - the oldest ...
WELLOW TREKKING CENTRE
Little Horsecroft Farm, Ford Road, Wellow, Bath, BA2 8QF
Visit our unique family run centre, which offers activities for riders and non-riders alike. We have horses to suit all the family and riders of all standards. For those not wishing to ride, a wide variety of other attractions are to be en...
Near Brompton Regis, Dulverton, Somerset
Explore Exmoor's largest inland water. Learn to sail, windsurf or kayak. Hire a fishing boat for a day's trout fishing! Try our new activities: high rope courses, climbing walls and archery.
WATCHET BOAT MUSEUM
Harbour Road, Watchet, Somerset, TA23 0AQ
Displays of flatner boats, plus nets and other items associated with their use, maps, knotwork and boards showing the various uses of withy. Activities include a small rope making machine for making skipping-ropes, plus block and tackle where e...
BAILEY BALLOONS CHAMPAGNE FLIGHT
44 Ham Green, Bristol, BS20 0HA
Ballooning allows you to see the world from a different perspective as you drift effortlessly, watching some of the most beautiful towns and countryside in Britain pass beneath you. Bailey Balloons offers you a lot more than just a hot air balloon...
Wheddon Cross Somerset TA24 7D
Our lovely Edwardian house in the heart of Exmoor National Park is also in the centre of a working village and it isn’t uncommon to see sheep being herded along the road immediately outside. Since taking over Exmoor House in May 2017 we have sy...
Country Parks, Walks & Viewpoints
GHOST WALKS OF BATH
98 Lower Oldfield Park, Bath, BA2 3HS
NO NEED TO BOOK - A GUIDE WILL BE WAITING! Ghost Walks of Bath will take you to many famous places noted for their strange events. Experience first hand the charm of this wonderful city and its Georgian buildings. Sample the atmosphere and imagine...