Chorley is a great place to stay while you are exploring Lancashire as many of the city’s star attractions are within easy driving distance. Among the most interesting places to explore are the fascinating British Commercial Vehicle Museum and the incredible Hoghton Tower. Two other worthy points of interest within a short distance of Chorley are the Turbary Woods Owl and Bird of Prey Sanctuary and Miller Park.
To really get a feel for Lancashire, take a trip to one of its many cultural destinations. Spend part of the day browsing the exhibits at the Museum of Lancashire in Preston. There are plenty of interesting galleries to visit near here. In particular, don’t miss the Harris Museum and Art Gallery in Preston.
If the sun is shining, do what the locals do and appreciate the nearby parks and reserves. Enjoy the local flora and fauna, mingle with locals, or just relax in the shade at Avenham Park in Preston. Make the most of the nearby wilderness by visiting the Brockholes Nature Reserve in Preston.
Finding somewhere suitable to rest your head close to Chorley is simple. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the Legacy Preston International Hotel, the Holiday Inn Preston, and the Mercure Bolton Georgian House Hotel.