Bristol Travel Guide
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Bristol Travel Guide
Where is Bristol?
Bristol — you've heard so much about it, you're dying to visit but don't have an inkling where it is? Allow us to point you in the right direction.
It lies about 110 miles west of London, the national capital, and 14 miles southwest of Wotton-under-Edge.
This corner of Bristol is home to around 430,000 residents, some of whom will surely be willing to provide you with some local travel tips.
Places to Visit in Bristol
St. Peters Church and Clifton Suspension Bridge are just some of the popular places to visit in this area. Additional noteworthy options include the SS Great Britain and the Bristol Zoo. If you're not rushed for time, try to stop by all of them.Whether you're making a religious pilgrimage or simply curious about what's behind its doors, visitors are welcome at Bristol Cathedral. Why not sit in a pew with other worshipers and attend a service? Seeking some more options? You'll find it hard not to admire the structural design of Cabot Tower, a popular historic tower that has managed to stand the test of time. But wait, that's not all there is! If you're a fan of stage productions, you have to catch a show at Bristol Hippodrome Theatre.
Car Rentals in Bristol
Spectacular adventures are just around the corner with car rentals in Bristol. Ready to discover the region from the convenience of your own wheels?
Arriving by plane? Europcar at Bristol International Airport is the outlet to go to upon arrival.
In the main area of the city, you'll find Budget at Rupert Street. Its central location makes for a straightforward pick up. Another popular choice is Avis at Rupert Street.
Where to stay in Bristol – Hotel Accommodation
With 60 hotels in Bristol
, you won't have any issues locating a place to stay. Lock in a cozy room and then start organizing the exciting stuff!If you appreciate a bit of extravagance, the Hotel du Vin & Bistro Bristol
is a great option. Alternatively, check out the Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel
. Alternatively, check out the Victoria Square Hotel
and the Lodge at Bristol
. These are some recommended lower-priced hotels.
Nearest Airports to Bristol
Is there anything better than boarding a plane, binging on TV and knowing that the beginning of your getaway is just hours away? Once you hit the runway at Bristol International Airport (BRS), the closest airport to Bristol, you'll be just 7 miles from the downtown area.
Popular Places to Visit Near Bristol
Bristol is just 17 miles from Wells
. Use this place for easy access to a range of attractions, including Glastonbury Abbey and Wells Cathedral. Just 18 miles away is another destination that's well worth visiting. Wedmore
is a handy place to access popular attractions such as Wookey Hole and Cheddar Gorge and Caves.
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