Search
Hotel Deals
date_range
date_range

Map &
Directions
mode_edit
Write a Tip
chevron_left
 
chevron_right

Top Tours

 
City Sightseeing Bath Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
"With great views from the top of the bus strategically placed stops and an interesting commentary this truly is the best way to see the sights of Bath.On this City Sightseeing tour you can hop-on and off as many times as you like aboard the open-top double-decker bus. There are 15 stops and the entire route takes approximately 45 minutes. The bus departs every 10 - 30 minutes from each stop. Tickets are valid for 24 hours from firs The Royal Crescent The Circus Great Pulteney Street and Pulteney Bridge
From GBP15.00
 
Stonehenge and Bath Day Trip from London
"After pickup from your central London hotel travel by luxury air-conditioned coach to Stonehenge (included). Hear interesting facts about this World Heritage Site from your expert guide and explore it independently. Discover the intriguing significance of this mystic prehistoric monument. Its orig000 years and it has been home to pagan religion and spiritual worship. Next head to the city of Bath a famous English city in Somerset 97 miles (156 km) from London. Bath offers fabulous restaurants tea houses and classic British pubs. Take some time on your own to enjoy a delicious lunch. Then
From GBP67.00
 
Windsor Stonehenge and Bath Day Trip from London
"Start the day from Victoria Station in Windsor with a visit to the largest occupied castle in the world Windsor Castle. Its colorful history spans over 900 years from William the Conqueror in the 11th Century to its current status as the Official Residence of Her Majesty the Queen. This is a wonderful opportunity to marvel at the splendor of the 15th century St.George’s Chapel and explore the superb and unrivaled which include the lavishly furnished White Green and Crimson Drawing Rooms.From Windsor Castle head to one of the most famous of all prehistoric monuments the World Heritage Site of Stonehenge. Built in 3 stages from approximately 3000BC
From GBP97.00

Most Viewed Things to Do in Wells

Things to Do

Cathedral

We hadn't planned to come to Wells. It was one of those happy, serendipitous things that often happens during travel... During our road trip from Scotland to London, we stopped for the night in...
View More
Things to Do

Bishop's Palace

The Bishop's Palace and accompanying Bishops House has been the home of the Bishops of the Diocese of Bath and Wells for 800 years. Work on the building was started around 1210 by Bishops Jocelin of...
View More
Things to Do

Vicar's Close

Vicar's Close is found to the north side of the Cathedral and is, or claims to be the oldest residential street in Europe with almost all of it's buildings intact. It dates back to the 14th century....
View More
Things to Do

Penniless Porch

Penniless Porch is the name of the archway built around 1450 which takes you from Wells' market square to the cathedral green. It's the place where the beggars were allowed to sit and beg for alms....
View More
Tips

The Old Station Inn

The Old Station Inn is a tourist attraction in its' own right in my opinion. It was built in the 1920's and was originally commisioned as a Hotel for the now closed Hallatrow Railway station. Inside...
View More
Tips

Ebbor Gorge

After we had made the mistake to visit Wookey Hole we asked the owner of our bed and breakfast for other, more interesting sights. She recommended a hike in Ebbor Gorge, and that was for once a good...
View More
 
 
Sponsored Listings
Tips

Visit the Chapter House

Within the cathedral you will find the most wonderfully-worn set of stone stairs leading to the chapter House.This is the part of the cathedral where the 'chapter' (the clerics involved with the...
View More
Tips

Walk around the close

An English cathedral 'close' is the area which housed all the offices and clergy of the cathedral (and still does, in many cases).In Wells this area is called the 'Liberty of St Andrew'The Liberty was...
View More
Tips

Indoor Market and Street Market

Every Wednesday and Saturday, there's a street market in the town center of Wells. The market is not very exciting, but if you are in a foreign country, it is - in my opinion - interesting to see what...
View More
Tips

Finding serenity and peace at the well

Much of relevance to the story of Wells can be found in the City's Museum which is housed in one of the historic buildings beside the Cathedral Green. There are other ancient houses, too, in this...
View More
Tips

St Cuthbert's Church

I. like many visitors to Wells, thought this was the cathedral as I drove into the city.It isn't.....but it is the largest parish church in Somerset, and a truly imposing building with a huge...
View More
Tips

Vicars Close

The light was wrong, so I apologise for the photos.But this is a very special place. It is the oldest inhabited Medieval street in Europe.There are 27 'houses' now, although originally there were 44....
View More
Tips

Look for the swans.

Although white mute swans are common in England, the pair which lives on the moat around the Bishop's Palace are a bit special.In the UK all swans are owned by the monarch.The swans on the moat have,...
View More
Tips

Visit the Bishop's Palace

Not so much for the palace itself, for much of what remains is either inaccessible to the public or has been much changed over the centuries, or is ruined.........but more for the beautiful gardens...
View More

Top Hotels in Wells

Hotels
Sadler Street
Show Prices
Hotels
Sadler Street, Wells, BA5 2RR, United Kingdom
Show Prices
Hotels
20 Sadler St, Wells, BA5 2SE, GB
Show Prices
Hotels
Hawkers Lane, Wells, Somerset BA5
Show Prices
Hotels
Stoberry Park, Wells, BA5 3LD, United Kingdom
Show Prices
Hotels
Wookey Road, Wells, BA5 1NJ, United Kingdom
Show Prices
iandsmith's Profile Photo

iandsmith

"Well, well, well, Wells"
View Member
leics's Profile Photo

leics

"Tiny, ancient city....."
View Member
trvlrtom's Profile Photo

trvlrtom

"Beautiful Wells - England's smallest city."
View Member
Airpunk's Profile Photo

Airpunk

"Wells - England's smallest city"
View Member
King_Golo's Profile Photo

King_Golo

"England's smallest city"
View Member