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Wiltshire's Locks & Great Railways

Wiltshire's Locks & Great Railways

Wonderful Wiltshire's Locks & Great Railways

Wonderful Wiltshire’s Locks & Great Railways


Highlights of this transport-themed break include a visit to Caen Hill Locks, known as one of the ‘Seven Wonders of the Waterways’, and STEAM Museum, where you can learn all about the Great Western Railway – a network that, through the pioneering vision and genius of Isambard Kingdom Brunel, set the standard for rail travel.


OUR HOTEL: BW Plus Angel Hotel

Originally a 17th century coaching inn, the Best Western Plus Angel Hotel offers the best in surroundings and comfort with a unique blend of traditional and contemporary style. The hotel’s leisure facilities include indoor heated swimming pool & gym. All bedrooms are en suite and have a TV, telephone, hairdryer and tea and coffee making facilities. This hotel does not have a lift.

Caen Hill Locks

Caen Hill Locks - We travel to Devizes to behold the famous Caen Hill Locks, a staircase of 16 locks on the Kennet & Avon Canal. This awesome example of canal engineering is one of the longest continuous flights of locks in the country!

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Salisbury - Enjoy a scenic journey across Salisbury Plain, past historic Stonehenge to the city of Salisbury, where you will have free time to explore and obtain lunch. Boasting ageless beauty and captivating history, Salisbury is popular for its lively culture and heritage, with the magnificent Salisbury Cathedral at its heart.

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GWR Museum

GWR Museum - We include entrance to STEAM, the superb museum of the Great Western Railway, where you can learn about the men and women who built, operated and travelled on the Railway. This fascinating story is brought to life with famous GWR locomotives, imaginative story-telling displays, archive film footage, hands-on exhibits, interactive displays and many rare GWR objects memorabilia.

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McArthur Glen Outlet

McArthur Glen Outlet - Spend a few hours of retail therapy at the fantastic McArthur Glen Outlet in Swindon, housed in the beautifully renovated Grade II listed buildings of the Great Western Railway Works.

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B=Breakfast included, D=Dinner included

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