Picnic spots in the South West

How about getting friends and family together, packing a picnic and enjoying a leisurely summer's day outdoors? There are beaches, parkland and gardens galore in the South West - here are our top places to picnic in each county.

Enjoying a picnic

Summer places to picnic in Gloucestershire 

There are lots of places to enjoy a picnic in the Gloucestershire, out in the countryside, under shady tree in a garden or at one of the many picnic areas.

People enjoying a summer picnic

Picnic spots around Wiltshire 

If you want to have a picnic in the open air, skylarks overhead, under the shelter of tall oaks or looking over wide views, here's a few ideas.

Family enjoying a summer picnic

Picnic spots you can enjoy in Devon and Exmoor 

Planning a picnic? From woodland walks, castle grounds or seaside spots there are plenty of places to spread out a picnic blanket and drink in the views around Devon and Exmoor.

A family eating from a picnic hamper on the Dorset coast

Some perfect picnic spots in Dorset 

Having a picnic on a lazy, hazy, summer day is what memories are made of - whether its sand in the sandwiches or relaxing looking at a perfect view.

Family having a picnic on the Meadow, Trengwainton, Cornwall

Places to picnic in Cornwall 

Sunny beaches, shady gardens, secluded coves: Cornwall is filled with perfect picnic spots. Here are just a few suggestions.

Father and daughter picnic on grass

Perfect picnic spots in Somerset 

Summer memories should always include a summer picnic in a perfect picnic spot - here are just a few suggestions.

Picnic lunch with salad, fruit and cakes at The Argory

Ideas for picnic spots in the Cotswolds 

Why not bring your friends and family together to a favourite picnic spot where you can relax and enjoy the view?