Somerset Vacation Packages
Somerset is located approximately 130 miles (209 kilometers) from London, the country's capital, and about 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Bristol.
Don't limit yourself to Somerset, because Somerset has been blessed with numerous natural and cultural attractions which await the savvy traveler. Take a trip to the Admiral Blake Museum and Fyne Court in Bridgwater, approximately 5 miles (8 kilometers) from Somerset. A side-trip to Taunton is another great option. It is 7 miles (11 kilometers) from Somerset and where you'll find the County Cricket Ground and Wills Neck.
When it's time to spread your wings, why not check out the nearest regional area. Yeovil is approximately 16 miles (26 kilometers) away and features sights including Cadbury Castle, Tintinhull House Garden and Fleet Air Arm Museum. Yeovil has lots to offer travelers willing to delve a little deeper. Lytes Cary Manor, Montacute House and Muchelney Abbey are just a couple of the other attractions not to pass by.
Tourists in Somerset often head to the region's gardens. A good way to develop an understanding for an area is by researching its past. While in Somerset, be sure to tour the area's historic historic palaces.
Active travelers in search of action, adrenaline and adventure should get their heart pumping by signing up for a mountain climbing or mountain biking adventure. If you feel like kicking back a little, why not try out wildlife watching or picnicking.
A wise person once said: it is far better to see a thing once than to hear about it many times over. With its breathtaking vistas and friendly people, Somerset will not disappoint.