Bath Guides

Quick Facts:

  • Rough location: Bath is in Somerset, England
  • Language: English
  • Population of city: 94,782
  • Nearest Airport: Bristol Airport
  • Nearest Train/Bus Station: Bath Spa Station
  • When to visit: All year round
  • Best for: Romantic Break, Architecture, Countryside

Main Attractions

Roman Baths

The well-preserved roman site was built in 70AD as a bathing complex.

Bath Abbey

The Stunning, medieval church still holds regular services throughout the week, as well as offering guided tours.

Pulteney Bridge

Built in 1773 the Georgian bridge is one of the only ones in the world to have shops across its full span.

Royal Crescent

The 30 terraced houses laid out in a semicircle is one of the best examples of Georgian architecture in Bath.

Best Places To Go Out

  • The Salamander: Traditional, quiet pub
  • Opium Bar: The boutique bar, is tucked away near Pulteney Bridge and has its own unique character.
  • The Canary Gin Bar: With over 200 gins on offer the bar is tucked away down one of Bath’s cobbled streets.
  • Sub 13: The basement bar offers some of the best cocktails in Bath.

Culture Spots

Fashion Museum

Sally Lunn's House

Museum of Bath at Work

Free Walking Tour

Free walking tours take place in Bath throughout the year. Check the website to see if a tour is running on the day you visit as the dates vary throughout the year! The tours last 2 hours and start outside the Pump Rooms, Abbey Churchyard.

http://www.stayinbath.org/associates/free-walking-tours/