Famous for its Roman history, Georgian architecture and spa culture, Bath is often described as one of England’s most beautiful cities. Designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, Bath offers a striking cityscape of sweeping crescents, grand parades and Georgian buildings and is home to some of the best-preserved Roman remains in Europe. It is also the only place in the UK with natural thermal springs making it an ideal spa retreat. Here are our top tips for a visit to Bath including things you shouldn’t miss, what to see and do and where to stay…
If you’re only in Bath for a short time, here are the three things you can’t leave without seeing:
Roman Baths – No visitor can come to Bath without paying a visit to one of the UK’s top attractions; the Roman Baths. Around Britain’s only hot spring, the Romans built a magnificent temple and bathing complex that still flows with natural hot water. See the water’s source and walk where Romans walked on the ancient stone pavements around the steaming pool.