Wiltshire is a beautiful county of variety, recognized as: “The gateway to the West Country”. It covers an area of almost 350 sq km, unifying the districts of Kennet, West Wilts, North Wilts, Salisbury and South Wilts with Swidon borough.
The population is about 430 000 and with much of the county designated as an “Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty”.
Wiltshire is the perfect destination for a relaxing break at any time of the year and enjoy with the most beautiful area.
In addition Wiltshire has an exceptional range of places to visit. You’ll need more than a few days to do justice to its two World Heritage sites of Stonehenge and Avebury, world class gardens, historic houses and masterly cathedral and churches, all set in glorious countryside.
Notable for its pre-Roman archaeology, people of Mesolithic, Neolithic and Bronze Age built settlements on the hills and down land that cover Wiltshire. Perhaps Stonehenge and Avebury are the most famous Neolithic sites in the United Kingdom.
Wiltshire encompasses ancient stone circles, spectacular views, history and heritage and open countryside. It’s same beautiful to explore under a sparkling winter’s sky or during a hot summer’s day; in fact you enjoy the great outdoors.
Few places in Europe can rival the ancient monuments and ceremonial landscapes of Wiltshire, which include the World Heritage Sites of Stonehenge and Avebury. Salisbury Cathedral is another major international attraction, our historic houses and glorious gardens ensure there is something for everyone.
One of the best ways to explore the area is on foot and with over 7500 paths in Wiltshire it’s not a difficult thing to do. So take a short break and explore this mystical, magical county.
But perhaps Wiltshire’s real uniqueness lies in the beauty of its countryside: the open download offering miles of uninterrupted views, river valleys with their sparkling clear waters, ancient forests, and picture-postcard villages. Wherever you visit in this ancient and unspoilt county you will be assured a warm welcome and service of the highest quality.