Many of Gloucestershire’s highlights are within easy driving distance of Thornbury, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. Two sights that should be on every visitor’s list is the fabulous Thornbury Castle and the much-loved Berkeley Castle. Two more worthwhile attractions that are nearby Thornbury are the Mall at Cribbs Causeway and Chepstow Castle.
Gloucestershire has a wide range of places of interest. When you are planning your itinerary, make sure you set aside sufficient time to visit as many of them as you can. For a tour of the nearby historic attractions, visit Blaise Castle in Bristol.
Thornbury has a long and proud sporting history. Visit Memorial Stadium, Bristol, home to the Bristol Rugby Football Club rugby union team in winter and the Bristol Rovers F.C. soccer team. Relive the match’s highlights over a few drinks with local sports fanatics after the final whistle blows in one of the nearby pubs, clubs or bars.
After spending the day exploring the delights of Thornbury, rest up at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. The Holiday Inn Express Bristol - North, the Hilton Bristol and the Aztec Hotel & Spa, Bristol are just some of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.