Many of Somerset’s most interesting sights are located within easy reach of Templecombe, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Among the most interesting places to see are the fabulous Sherborne Castle and the remarkable Cadbury Castle. Also, well worth the effort are Sherborne Abbey and Stourhead.
Visitors to Templecombe, looking for something a little out of the ordinary, should head to the nearby museums and theaters. There are plenty of excellent places to take the family for a morning such as the Fleet Air Arm Museum in Yeovil.
If you are travelling with kids, let them run around at the family attractions nearby. Treat your whole family to a trip to the Longleat Safari and Adventure Park in Warminster, and get a glimpse of some fascinating creatures.
Somerset offers a range of unique sights such as Glastonbury Tor in Glastonbury, Wells Cathedral in Wells and the Cerne Abbas Giant in Dorchester. If you’re a history buff, the area’s past has been beautifully preserved at Nunney Castle in Frome, the Stembridge Tower Mill in Glastonbury and the Wells Bishop's Palace in Wells.
Go to Kilver Court in Shepton Mallet for a satisfying dose of retail therapy.
Watch Somerset favourites, the Bath Rugby, battle their opponents in the nearby Bath Rugby Stadium, Bath. If you want to endear yourself with the locals, wear navy and white, the colors of the Bath Rugby.
When it’s time to rest your weary feet after a day spent exploring the many charms of Templecombe, check in to one of the area's range of accommodation options. The Manor Hotel, Yeovil, the George Hotel, Frome and the George Inn, Warminster are just three of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.