Bristol is buzzing with creativity and innovation. Spend your days exploring the old docks and fantastic street-art in the home of Banksy. Or if you’re looking for some peace and quiet, enveloped in the south-west hills, this fantastic city is just a stone’s throw from the idyllic Cotswolds.

Top Reasons to visit:

  • Brunel Bristol's most famous honorary son, take a stroll across his iconic Clifton Suspension Bridge for spectacular views of the Avon Gorge. Or visit Brunel's SS Great Britain, the world's first great ocean liner and Bristol's number 1 attraction!

  • Banksy Street-art adorns walls across the city, but none is more famous than that of the elusive graffiti artist, Banksy, who also hails from Bristol. Join a walking tour to immerse yourself in this pop culture phenomenon.

  • Balloons Get the best views of the city and surrounding countryside as you drift silently overhead in a hot air balloon. Bristol is a Mecca for ballooning and home to Europe's biggest ballooning event, the International Bristol Balloon Fiesta.