Lovely rolling fields and untouched landscapes mean that your country house or holiday home in Worcestershire will enjoy some of the finest views throughout England. The Malvern Hills – affectionately known to locals as the “mini mountain range” is a wonderful place to spend time in. Lose yourself in a day of activities; walking and cycling provides spectacular scenery you can get up close to or perhaps if you’ve a head for heights, hand-gliding might appeal. You’d certainly take in the incredible panoramas!
In fact, the county of Worcestershire is all about the great outdoors. There are nature reserves and country parks aplenty, where you can discover all manner of wildlife and walk through peaceful, verdant scenery. The Severn Valley Railway rumbles through breathtaking scenery, stopping at characterful towns and villages where you can hop off and explore to your heart’s content.
A wealth of heritage attractions nestles within the countryside, including Croome Court, Broadway Tower and Witley Court. When the buzz of the city beckons, head for Worcester which played a pivotal role in the English Civil War. Its history can be explored along the Battle of Worcester City Centre Trail and there are special re-enactments featuring authentically dressed Cavaliers and Roundheads.
Worcester is a fantastic location for any holiday with any group of people as it offers a diverse range of shops, eateries and entertainment – assuring all tastes are catered for.
As for family attractions, Worcestershire doesn’t disappoint. The vast West Midlands Safari Park is home to wild animals from across the globe, Bodenham Arboretum is perfect for leafy strolls, Morgan Motor Museum is a must for car enthusiasts and the Tudor House Museum features hands-on exhibits to bring history to life.
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