Search & Plan Your Trip


Wiltshire, SP1 1JH


Add Salisbury to your Itinerary

Salisbury Cathedral


Medieval Salisbury lies at the confluence of five rivers and the awe-inspiring sight of the Cathedral, rising up from the water-meadows, has been described as ‘Britain’s Best View’ by readers of Country Life magazine. 

Salisbury Cathedral was built in just 38 years (AD 1220-1258) and offers one superlative after another, from the tallest spire in Britain and the oldest working clock in Europe to the world’s best preserved original Magna Carta.  Why not explore the roof on a tower tour to experience breathtaking views of the nave from above, or take a free, guided tour?

Other attractions within Cathedral Close include Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum, The Wardrobe Military Museum and Mompesson House. Built in 1701, the latter is a perfect example of Queen Anne architecture and featured in the award-winning film of Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility. 

One of the great things about shopping in Salisbury is the compact nature of the city centre and the fact that many of Salisbury’s shops are housed in historic half-timbered buildings. The thriving Charter Market has been pitching up here every Tuesday and Saturday for almost 800 years. 

Salisbury also has plenty of traditional inns, from pubs with gardens to pubs with ghosts, and the city’s cuisine also tempts with everything from eclectic English and inspirational Indian, to indulgent Italian.

There are plenty of events that take place in and around the city from the world-renowned Salisbury International Arts Festival through to the annual Christmas Market.

Book Tickets

Show Facilities


Map & Directions

Road Directions

Find out about the latest on the roads and get travel directions from

Public Transport Directions

For comprehensive information about getting here by public transport, please visit

What's Nearby

  1. Salisbury Cathedral is one of England’s finest and has the best preserved original 1215…

    0.25 miles away
  2. One of the most iconic prehistoric monuments in Europe.

    8.51 miles away
  3. Longleat, nestled within 900 acres of ‘Capability’ Brown landscaped grounds, is home to…

    22.77 miles away
  1. Set within acres of idyllic parkland, the state of the art Spa at Bowood, with its…

    27.21 miles away
  2. Set in 100 acres of Capability Brown Grade I parkland, Bowood House is the magnificent…

    27.29 miles away
  3. Breathtakingly pretty 18th century manor surrounded by award-winning Italianate gardens.

    27.93 miles away
  4. Chippenham Museum tells the fascinating story of this historic market town.

    30.28 miles away
  5. A stately home and art gallery with stunning gardens.

    30.53 miles away
  6. The only museum of American decorative and folk art outside the United States.

    30.86 miles away
  7. A leading UK university with an international reputation for excellence.

    31.46 miles away
  8. Contemporary arts centre home to exhibitions, performances and workshops.

    31.54 miles away
  9. Captivating views of Bath from a peak perspective.

    32.48 miles away
  10. Swanky cinema featuring plush sofa seating, in-theatre dining and a café-bar.

    32.49 miles away
  11. One of the few remaining eighteenth-century pleasure gardens in the UK.

    32.56 miles away
  12. Fascinating art exhibitions in an impressively majestic setting.

    32.57 miles away
  13. The widest and grandest thoroughfare in Bath.

    32.6 miles away
Previous Next

Number of results:

Number of results: 12

  1. Address

    Wiltshire, SN13 0EZ

    Historic market town.

    Add Corsham to your Itinerary

  2. Address

    Cheddar, Somerset, BS27 3QF


    A village 25 miles from Bath, famous for its cheese and cliffs

    Add Cheddar to your Itinerary

  3. Address

    Wiltshire, SP1 1JH

    Medieval Salisbury lies at the confluence of five rivers. Its thirteenth-century cathedral is a magnificent example of Early English Gothic architecture.

    Add Salisbury to your Itinerary

  4. Address

    Wiltshire, SN15 2LB

    Cottages and inns dating back to the fifteenth century.

    Add Lacock to your Itinerary

  5. Address

    Somerset, BA6 9DP

    With its great Abbey ruins, Glastonbury is reputedly the birthplace of Christianity in England and associated with the legends of King Arthur

    Add Glastonbury to your Itinerary

  6. Address

    GL8 8DD

    Cotswold town of great architectural interest, remaining virtually unchanged since the 16th and 17th centuries when it was a prosperous wool town.

    Add Tetbury to your Itinerary

  7. Address

    Somerset, BA11 1DS

    Historic market town built on steep hills with cobbled streets.

    Add Frome to your Itinerary

  8. Address

    Somerset, BA5 2UE

    Wells is England's smallest city and is dominated by its cathedral.

    Add Wells to your Itinerary

  9. Address

    Wiltshire, SN8 1RF

    Avebury village was founded around the largest stone circle in Europe.

    Add Avebury World Heritage Site to your Itinerary

  10. Address

    Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, BA15 1DE


    01225 865797

    Bradford on Avon

    A characterful and historic Wiltshire town, eight miles from Bath.

    Add Bradford on Avon to your Itinerary

  11. Address

    Chippenham, Wiltshire


    +44 (0)1249 446699


    A lively Wiltshire market town, 14 miles east of Bath.

    Add Chippenham to your Itinerary

  12. Address

    Wiltshire, SN14 7NG

    A Cotswolds village, often named the prettiest in the country.

    Add Castle Combe to your Itinerary

Map and Directions

Road Directions

Find out about the latest on the roads and get travel directions from

Public Transport Directions

For comprehensive information about getting here by public transport, please visit
Share, follow and love Bath

Don't Miss