Somerset: The Jewel of the South West

AccomodationAt the heart of the West Country, Somerset is a destination of dramatic coastline, seaside resorts, epic English countryside, and historic places.

Things to do

Somerset is a county of captivating contrasts and Visit Somerset can help you plan the perfect day out, short break or holiday. On the Visit Somerset website you can get official Somerset tourist information.

Food and drink

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Discover South Somerset

Here in the heart of England's west country, you will find historic houses and beautiful gardens, world-class museums, bustling towns and pretty villages.

Best of all, this classic English countryside has perfect places to picnic, great spots for golf and fishing and miles of footpaths and tracks for walking, cycling and horse-riding.

South Somerset is easy to reach from London and Birmingham and some of Britain's most famous visitor attractions are only a day-trip away. Both Weymouth and the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site are less than an hour by road or rail.

For events guides, accomodation listings and much more, visit the Discover South Somerset website.

Upcoming Events
Stonehenge:there and back
27th January 2018 - 31st March 2018 at Bruton Museum

Jane Brayne has written and illustrated Archer, Journey to Stonehenge, a book for children. On show are original watercolour... Read more

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