48 hours

If you’re only in this region for 48 hours…

If you’re only in this region for 48 hours…

You can pack a lot into a couple of days – try this itinerary to make the most of it.

Artichoke

Artichoke

The team at Artichoke strives to give the best possible neighbourhood restaurant experience. The restaurant prides itself on innovative and refined modern European cuisine, featuring the best of the seasons ingredients.

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Found in the heart of Aylesbury, a stone’s throw away from the town’s Market Square, Aylesbury Waterside Theatre boasts the best in entertainment from spine-tingling drama to dynamic dance, opera to side-splitting comedy.

Bicester Village

Bicester Village

Luxury boutiques, alongside restaurants and cafes offering fine cuisine and coffees all day long, cluster around open-air promenades, providing the perfect setting for the day-out shopping experience at Bicester Village.

Bill’s

Bill's

Bill’s Marlow restaurant is located on West Street. The back of the restaurant opens on to a pretty garden, perfect for sunny days. The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and everything in between.

Bletchley Park

Bletchley Park

Bletchley Park is a vibrant heritage attraction that is open daily. Visitors can explore the iconic WW2 Codebreaking Huts and Blocks and marvel at the achievements of the codebreakers whose work helped shorten the war.

Buckinghamshire Railway Centre

Buckinghamshire Railway Centre

For a first class family day out, look no further than a Steaming Day at Buckinghamshire Railway Centre. Ride behind a real steam engine, take a trip on the ride-on miniature railway and spend some time in the visitor centre!

Bucks County Museum

Bucks County Museum

Bucks County Museum in the heart of historic Aylesbury is a fascinating place to visit for all ages. Discover the county’s natural and cultural heritage together with an exciting programme of changing exhibitions and events.

Burgers

Burgers

Burgers have been bringing a Swiss heritage to Marlow for over 70 years. Remaining family-owned and run for three generations, priding themselves on baking everything on the premises to the highest of standards.

Cliveden

Cliveden

Set high above the Thames with far-reaching views, Cliveden’s impressive gardens and majestic woodlands capture the grandeur of a bygone age. Follow in the footsteps of royalty as you explore the series of gardens.

Coopers

Coopers

Coopers is a small independently owned company, who’s style incorporates their core values including supporting sustainable, ethical and including, where possible, local farmers and suppliers with outstanding produce.

Di Paolo

Di Paolo

Rated as one of the best restaurants in Gerrards Cross, Di Paolo is located in the heart of the town. With 35 years’ experience in the industry, the restaurant offers an exquisite menu using the finest, freshest ingredients.

Hellfire Caves

Hellfire Caves

The Hellfire Caves is a network of man-made chalk and flint caverns that extend a quarter of a mile underground. Long winding passages lead deep underground, through the great Banqueting Hall and past various chambers.

Odds Farm Park

Odds Farm Park

There’s stacks of animal fun and indoor play at the award-winning children’s farm Odds Farm Park. Meet the farmers and get extra close to the animals in the hands on area, open all day and with extra hand-washing facilities!

Salter’s Steamers

Salter's Steamers

Salter’s Steamers are a family firm that has provided first-class hospitality on the Royal River Thames for over 150 years. They offer a variety of popular boat trips through some of the most beautiful scenery in England.

Stanley Spencer Gallery

Stanley Spencer Gallery

The Stanley Spencer Gallery was first opened in 1962, three years after the artist’s death. The gallery is run completely by volunteers and has a wonderful collection of more than 100 of his paintings and drawings.

Taipan

Taipan

Taipan is based in the heart of Milton Keynes’ theatre district. The food combines high quality and the freshest of ingredients hand-picked by the chefs to create a very modern take on traditional Chinese dishes.

The Pointer

The Pointer

The Pointer is a butchers, pub and restaurant serving fantastic, seasonal and delicious food and drink. It isn’t just somewhere where you can get a warm welcome and a great pint – although they do a good job of this too.

The Roald Dahl Museum & Story Centre

The Roald Dahl Museum & Story Centre

The Roald Dahl Museum & Story Centre is an award-winning museum situated in the Buckinghamshire village where Roald Dahl lived and wrote for 36 years. It features three interactive galleries aimed at 6 to 12 year olds.

Waddesdon Manor

Waddesdon Manor was built in the 1870s for Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild to house his fantastic collection of 18th century decorative arts, this Renaissance-style château is the only one of its kind in Britain.

Wycombe Swan

Wycombe Swan

Nestled in the heart of Wycombe is one of the leading theatres in the UK. The Wycombe Swan presents a varied programme of exceptional performances throughout the year featuring the finest companies and performers.