There is a wide choice of activities available in Bath and the surrounding area for groups to enjoy. Groups can enjoy a relaxing boat trip or spa visit alternatively if your group want an active activity there are many activities to choose from.
Use the search box on the right to search for activities in and around Bath, or use some of our ideas below for inspiration.
View Bath from the water
Enjoy the picturesque scenery of the Kennet and Avon Canal whilst sampling Champagne and canapés or a cream tea aboard the Lady Lena, a beautifully restored electric boat from 1890. Alternatively, take the helm yourself at the Victorian Bath Boating Station, hiring traditional rowing boats and punts by the hour - lessons are available too. Bath Narrowboats also offers self-drive boats for up to 10 people, ideal for a fun day out with family, friends or work colleagues.
Relax and revitalise
Nourished by Britain's only natural hot springs, Bath is a city shaped by its waters. Today you can visit the magnificent Roman Baths temple or bathe in Bath's warm, mineral-rich waters at Thermae Bath Spa. There is also a superb choice of day spas and luxurious spa hotels in Bath and the surrounding area.
Spas Ancient and Modern Package
Combine a visit to the spa with a tour of the Roman Baths and a delicious 3 course lunch or Champagne afternoon tea at the historic Pump Room. This special package costs just £63.50.
View Bath from above
Gather your group together and take to the skies in your very own hot air balloon and see Bath's iconic attractions from a very different angle. Look out for the Royal Crescent, the Circus and the Holburne Museum.
If your group are lovers of outdoor team activities then Bath has plenty to keep you busy. Team pursuits are a great way for a group to bond, why not try a country sport like archery or clay pigeon shooting or your group could visit the local race circuit for an exciting driving experience.
Show your creative side
If you’re looking for something a little different to do during your stay, why not learn a new skill? Bath offers a range of interesting short courses that cater for groups. Discover how to make your own jewellery, clothes, accessories and more or try your hand at photography whilst also enjoying a guided walk around the city. If you’re more of a food lover, Bath has several top quality cookery schools that offer culinary master classes and there’s also Chocolate Initiation Workshops for those with a sweet tooth!
With stunning countryside surrounding Bath provides lots of sporting opportunities from cycling and walking along the canal or book a round of golf at one of Bath’s many courses. If you prefer to be a spectator enjoy a local game at Bath Rugby or Bath City Football Club.
For further advice and expert suggestions on Things to do in Bath call the Bath Tourist Information Centre on:
UK callers - 0906 711 2000 (50p / min)
Overseas callers - +44 844 847 5257