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The Cotswold Trail - 6 Days & 5 Nights

  • Challenging long hikes through the beautiful English countryside
  • Treasure the picturesque villages, gardens and historic sites
  • Atmospheric local market towns with cobbled paths and quirky shops
  • Warm welcoming handpicked accommodation and cheery pubs for pints!
  • Panoramic English countryside views from the historic Broadway Tower
Over four days intense hiking you will discover the Cotswold’s pretty villages and quintessential countryside. As you stride along the full length of the Cotswold Trail starting in Moreton-in-the-Marsh, you pass thatched, honey-colored stone cottages and see historic stately homes. As you approach half-way, in Burton-on-the-Water with its famous low-arched bridges, you can enjoy a well deserved pint in the local pub! It’s then to the view point at the striking Broadway Tower, and the ancient footpaths will bring you into the traditional village of Chipping Campden before completing the loop. This whirl wind hike will challenge and keep you interested as you explore this mesmerizing part of England.

Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive Moreton-in-Marsh Day 2 Moreton-in-Marsh to Bourton-on-the-Water 11 miles / 17.5 km Day 3 Bourton-on-the-Water to Winchcombe 12.5 miles / 20 km Day 4 Winchcombe to Broadway 12 miles / 19.5 km Day 5 Broadway to Moreton-In-Marsh 13 miles / 21.1 km Day 6 Onward Travel
THIS TRIP'S CARBON SCORE

This trip has a carbon score of 9kg per person per night, meaning it’s one of our greenest trips! For comparison, a carbon count of 9kg is equivalent to 5.5 avocados. Here at Macs, we pride ourselves on being a responsible travel company and continue to adopt, develop and innovate ways to positively impact the environment. Find out more information about how we've carbon counted our trips.

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    The Cotswolds are world-famous for bustling market towns, beautiful villages, and stunning countryside. This short feature follows Mark and Sonia who spent their 30th wedding anniversary walking on a Macs Adventure hiking tour in the Cotswolds.

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Why Macs

Reasons to believe in Macs Adventure:
The Biggest Choice

The Biggest Choice

Self-guided hiking & biking is all we do - we have over 500 tried & tested trips.
Our Heritage

Around Since 2003

We’re still founder led & the world’s number one self-guided operator with mountains of experience.
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Plus, with a Feefo Platinum Service Award & British Travel Awards, you know you're in good hands.
Positive Impact

Positive Impact

We use independent suppliers to support communities along our routes, as well as work with organizations to help maintain & restore paths.
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