Wells is a medieval city nestling on the southern side of the Mendip Hills with the mystic Somerset Levels stretching away to the south and west. The history of Wells goes right back to Roman times when we know that there was a settlement, probably because of the springs that bubble up here. Wells gets its name from these springs which can today be found in the gardens of the Bishop's Palace.
Wells is the smallest city in England with about 12,000 inhabitants. It can call itself a city because of the famous 13th century Cathedral. It remains remarkably unspoilt and has many other historic buildings including the moated Bishop's Palace, Vicars' Close, St Cuthbert's Church and a good local museum. The Wells Market Place, with lively markets twice a week, the narrow streets and an eclectic mix of building styles all reflect
We also drive through the Warminster Triangle, a mysterious zone renowned for crop circles (click here for more info on crop circles) and UFO sightings. Hear about the many theories explaining these strange phenomena and take a closer look at any crop circle formations en route (seasonal).
This tour operates every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday from central Bath
We will collect you from or near your Central Bath hotel. Our day tour leaves Bath at approx 08:30am and aim to return approx 6:30pm - 6:45pm
Adult Price: £79
Student / Senior : £74
Child Price: £69 (3 - 16 yrs)
We also offer a similar tour departing from London: Click here
We can also arrange this and any other itinerary as a private guided for groups of any size from Bath: Click here