Known for its Georgian architecture and hot springs, Bath is always worth a visit. After discovering all the attractions, you can relax in the parks in summer or enjoy the markets around Christmas time. With many events, music and sports all year round, there’s so much to do and see. Select a 4 day package for your next road trip to Southwest England - the package can easily be added after reserving a car in the app, so there’s no need to book in advance.
London (N7) to Bath: 108 miles each way
DriveNow Package: 4 day package (240 miles) Make the most of your visit and plan ahead with our travel guide:
Right in the heart of the city, you’ll find one of the finest historic spas of the ancient world, where the Romans went to wash, socialise and relax. The thermal springs still flow with hot water and on Wednesdays you can also discover the tunnels beneath the streets and see Roman remains. Try to visit early in the morning, as there can be long queues due to its popularity.
Address: Abbey Church Yard, BA1 1LZ
Opening times: Open daily, September-June 9:00/9:30am-6.00pm | 16 June-31 August 9:00am-10:00pm
Tickets: September-June adults £16.50, children £10.25 | 16 June-31 August adults £17.50, children £10.25 Pulteney Bridge
With a touch of Italy and shops built across its full span on both sides, it’s one of four bridges worldwide like this. Stroll around the river or hop on a boat to enjoy the countryside! Thermae Bath Spa
Warm up in winter or relax at the Rooftop Pool on a hot summer night. The day spa offers Britain’s only natural hot and mineral-rich waters where you can bathe in, and combines a historic spa with modern design. Why not treat yourself with one of their luxurious treatments?
Address: Hot Bath Street, BA1 1SJ
Opening times: Open daily, 9:00am-9:30pm (Main spa)
Tickets: Mon-Fri £36, Sat-Sun £40 (£10 additional hour) – towel, robe and slippers are included! Bath Abbey
Experience a special atmosphere at Bath Abbey with magic lightening created by the stained glass windows. You can also join a guided Tower Tour to discover the iconic landmark from a different perspective. Once you’ve climbed up the 212 steps to the top of the tower, you’ll be rewarded with stunning views over beautiful Bath and the countryside!
Address: Bath, BA1 1LT
Opening times: Open daily, Mon 9:30am-5:30pm, Tue-Fri 9:00am-5:30pm, Sat 9:00am-6:00pm, Sun 1:00-2:30pm and 4:30-6:00pm
Tickets: Donations suggested Royal Crescent
Honey coloured stone architecture can be found all around the city but the Royal Crescent is one of its finest. Built between 1767 and 1775 it’s now home to a five star hotel and No. 1 Royal Crescent museum.
Address: 16 Royal Crescent, BA1 2LS
Back in the early 19th century, when Bath was known as a popular fashionable society, it became home to the famous novelist Jane Austen. Want to find out more about her life and see the influence Bath had on her books? Visit the Jane Austen Centre where you can also treat yourself at their elegant Regency Tea Rooms! At the Fashion Museum you’ll get more impressions about how people dressed in the past. There are many other museums also worth a visit like the Holbourne Museum and Victoria Art Gallery. Bath on the Beach
Get that summer feeling and experience the Caribbean lifestyle in the middle of Royal Victoria Park! With hammocks, palm trees, beach volleyball and adventure golf, there’s everything you need for a perfect afternoon! Sip a cocktail at the beach bar and just chill out.
Address: Royal Victoria Park, BA1 2NR
Opening times: Open daily from 21st July, 10:00am-9:30pm Skyline Walk
Take a stroll out of the city centre to find the skyline hills! You can walk along a 6 mile footpath surrounded by wild flowers, hidden valleys and woodlands. Stop for a picnic in the meadows and enjoy the views of Bath from far away. Find out where else you can visit with a daily package:
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If you exceed the mileage allocation of your package, you’ll be charged 29p per mile. If you exceed the time allowance, you’ll be charged the standard per minute rate of the vehicle you’re renting.