For a relaxing time

In the long and warm summer days it can be a delight to find a quiet corner to relax or somewhere different to explore. There are many nearby but here's just a few to start you off.

Yoga in the Manor Garden

Yoga in Avebury Manor Garden

You can relax in the tranquil and secluded setting of Avebury Manor Garden as you take part in a rejuvenating outdoor yoga workshop* with instructor Cheryl Parr. This takes place before the manor opens, so that you will be able to enjoy your yoga session in peace. Saturday 11 June, 9.30 - 11.00. Booking is essential. *In the unlikely event of that we have wet weather, we also have an indoors space.

The lawns in the Botanic Garden at Lacock Abbey

The abbey grounds

Lacock Abbey's beautiful grounds are a place to relax, explore and play. Wander through the changing colours, clamber up a giant tree stump and see if you can spot some of the local wildlife.

Autumn evening Tyntesfield Parkland

Explore the Tyntesfield estate

The wider estate boasts panoramic countryside views, vast woodland, heritage trees and rolling parkland.

Walking in the Avebury landscape

Nordic Walking

Nordic walking is a powerful combination proven to keep you fit, help with posture and improve overall health. Join a qualified instructor for various group walking sessions and enjoy the inspiring landscape in the Avebury World Heritage Site. Discover Nordic walking and how fun it can be. A great social walk to explore the beautiful countryside while keeping fit. All abilities welcome.

Views from Little Solsbury Hill

Little Solsbury Hill

Little Solsbury Hill is a lesser known corner of the Skyline. Discover its iron age history and diverse wildlife.

A bee on wild clover in Whitefield Wildflower meadow at Dyrham Park

Whitefield wildflower meadow

A visit to Whitefield wildflower meadow is a real treat in June and July when the grasses and blooms are at their best.