A richly rewarding corner of the country renowned for its winding country lanes, thatched cottages, stunning villages and local cider.
The key attraction apart from the animals has to be the all-weather play barn which attracts many local families and holiday makers, giving children the opportunity to play whatever the weather.
There are plenty of action activities outside with trampolines, panning for treasure, a hill slide, an agility course and more.
Visit Britain’s highest, inland limestone cliffs rising up 450ft and explore the depths of stunning stalactite caverns below that were created by Ice Age melt-waters over millions of years. It doesn’t matter whether you are interested in nature, history or geology, or just want to see some breath-taking views; you’ll find all facets of Cheddar Gorge & Caves.
Dramatically sited on a wooded hill and the fortified home of the Luttrells for 600 years. Remodelled in the 1870s to create a splendid Victorian country house. A fine 17th- century carved staircase and ornate plaster ceilings. Terraced gardens with rare shrubs. From a feudal stronghold to a family home, this magnificent castle has breathtaking views over Exmoor and the Bristol Channel.
Steam train rides through the picturesque Mendip countryside. Other facilities include cafe and gift shop, engine shed and workshops, museum and children's play area. Wine & Dine on the Mendip Belle – Sunday lunch and evenings each month – or enjoy a luxury Cream Tea. Events throughout the year including Thomas and Santa Specials.
As much an ‘attraction’ as it is a ‘museum’, the Fleet Air Arm Museum is where Museum meets theatre. You’ll ‘fly’ by helicopter to the replica flight deck of the aircraft carrier HMS ARK ROYAL where you‘ll see fighter aircraft and two enormous projection screens showing a Phantom interceptor fighter and a Buccaneer strike bomber.
At Rich’s Cider Farm we have been making Somerset cider since 1954. Gordon and Betty Rich came to Mill Farm, Watchfield, over 60 years ago and began pressing Somerset apples to produce Rich’s Traditional Farmhouse Cider.
We harvest apples from local orchards in Somerset, pressing the apples on the farm using the original presses.
The Romans built a magnificent temple and bathing complex that still flows with natural hot water and they're very proud of it, if you don't believe it you can just ask them, as costumed characters representing real historical figures are on hand daily to discuss the Baths with you and the kids.
The West Somerset Railway has lots of new things on offer including the launch of an ‘Augmented Reality Heritage Hunter' App which is available to download for free for iOS and Android. Mix new technology with a family heritage day out learning about the railway and solving the clues in our augmented reality Treasure Hunt.
Weston-super-Mare's Grand Pier is home to a 14 rides, and attractions which include a 4D cinema.
There are also a large selection of 500 traditional amusement-style and arcade games.
For the little ones, there is an indoor soft play area, which also caters for children partie.
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