Reading is within easy reach of many of Berkshire’s well-known sights. Among the most interesting places to explore are the marvelous Oracle and the incredible Hexagon. Two other interesting attractions you’ll find close by Reading are the Broad Street Mall and the St. Giles-in-Reading Church.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a great vacation choice. In particular, you should make sure you check out the Museum of English Rural Life and the Reading Museum and Town Hall. Lovers of the arts will find plenty to applaud at venues such as the Progress Theatre.
If you are into nature, go and check out the nearby parks and reserves. These are great places to breathe deeply and relax. Enjoy some of the beautiful urban spaces such as Prospect Park.
Go to the John Lewis Reading for a satisfying dose of retail therapy.
To make sure you get the most out of Reading, consider booking a room at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. For a good night’s sleep it’s hard to go past the pentahotel Reading, the Hilton Reading Hotel, and the popular Novotel Reading Centre.