48 hours

If you're only in Gloucestershire for 48 hours...

If you're only in Gloucestershire for 48 hours...

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

Birdland Park & Gardens

Birdland Park & Gardens

There are over 130 species of birds on display at Birdland Park & Gardens, from some of the rarest, to the most unique species. The park is also home to the only breeding group in the UK for King Penguins.

Cheltenham Racecourse

Cheltenham Racecourse

Cheltenham, the jewel in jump racing’s crown, plays host to the best jumping action in the world from 350 spectacular acres in the lee of the beautiful Cotswold hills. It’s an experience you’ll never forget!

Cotswold Motoring Museum

Cotswold Motoring Museum

The Cotswold Motoring Museum car collection is full of antique and classic cars you had, and cars you only dreamt of owning! It is also here that you will find Brum, he lives in the museum and this is where it was filmed.

Dean Heritage Centre

Dean Heritage Centre

No visit to Gloucestershire is complete without a visit to the beautiful Forest of Dean and the Dean Heritage Centre, based in Soudley, is the perfect place to start your visit for a fabulous, fun day out for all the family.

Flag and Whistle Cafe

Flag and Whistle Cafe

Located at Toddington Station, the Flag and Whistle Cafe is run by Lynne Tiddy and an enthusiastic team who are dedicated to offering passengers a warm and friendly welcome, along with fresh home-made food and drinks.

Forest of Dean

Forest of Dean

The Forestry Commission look after the Forest of Dean for everyone to enjoy. It’s home to a wide variety of wildlife, and a great place to explore. Whether you’re a mountain biker or a lover of nature, a great day out awaits!

Gloucester Cathedral

Gloucester Cathedral

Gloucester Cathedral is a place where all are welcome, regardless of background or faith. It’s open 365 days a year and are proud that entry into the building is completely free for everyone. Find it in Gloucester city centre.

Guru Coffee House

Guru Coffee House

The Guru Coffee House is the home of quality food and drink, it’s a warm, gentle place where you’ll find a menu full of wonderful choice and with the unmistakable taste of quality ingredients for all to enjoy.

No. 131

No. 131

Traditional classics and modern European dishes showcase the best seasonal ingredients in the restaurant at No. 131. All ingredients are sourced and gathered locally wherever possible but always from British lands and shores.

Pedalabikeaway

Pedalabikeaway

Pedalabikeaway is one of the best trail centres and workshops in the country. It has a range of waymarked routes to suit all abilities – from gentle off-road family rides, technical cross-country routes to full on downhill lines.

Speech House

Speech House

The Gloucestershire based Speech House Hotel offers all level of dining experience from a light meal in the bar or Orangery to full restaurant service. It’s the perfect place to relax, unwind after a day’s business or sightseeing.

The Model Village

The Model Village

The Model Village is a one-ninth scale replica of the heart of the beautiful village of Bourton-on-the-Water, containing all the buildings from the Old Water Mill down to the Old New Inn and the ford, all built in Cotswold stone.

The Mount Inn

The Mount Inn

Alongside the brewery’s traditional beers The Mount Inn offers a fantastic varied menu that serves to refresh the weary rambler, offer a quick bite for the locals or, if you prefer, the full three course experience.

White Horse Inn

White Horse Inn

The White Horse Inn is a beautiful, family-run pub in Staunton. There’s a restaurant, bar and beer garden so, whether you would like to eat in the bar, or just pop in for a drink or two, the team will be happy to see you.