Whitchurch is a popular place to visit while you are exploring Shropshire as some of the city’s most popular attractions are within easy driving distance. Two sights that should be at the top of every visitor’s list is the fascinating Erdigg Hall and the much-loved Pontcysyllte Aquaduct. Two other interesting attractions you’ll find within a short distance of Whitchurch are the St Mary's Church - Handbridge and Chirk Castle.
You’ll find plenty of interesting cultural attractions in and around Whitchurch. Take the time to see some of the museums such as Grosvenor Museum in Chester and the Dewa Roman Experience.
If the weather is good get into the great outdoors and enjoy the nearby green spaces. Enjoy the local flora and fauna, throw a frisbee, or just soak up the sunshine at Grosvenor Park in Chester.
To really get a feel for the area, head to the nearby local attractions such as Newgate in Chester, Chester Cathedral and Shrewsbury Abbey in Shrewsbury. These spots are a magnet for travellers from all the corners of the globe. The St. Mary's Church in Shrewsbury, the St Peter's Church in Chester and the St Paul's Church offer those visiting a chance to better understand the religious history of the area.
One of the best ways to experience the countryside is to book a round at one of the area’s excellent golf links like the Chester Golf Club in Chester.
Alexandra Stadium, Crewe is a great place to spend an afternoon enjoying soccer, and to see local favorites, the Crewe Alexandra, in action. On weekends the stadium becomes a sea of red and white, as soccer fans flock together to get behind their beloved team.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, think about booking a room at one of the area’s many accommodation options. The Doubletree by Hilton Chester, the Abode Chester and the Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse are among the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.