Welcome to South Somerset

Perfect for days out, weekend breaks or longer holidays, the opportunities are endless here.

A time to recharge, kick back and go at your pace. Enjoy a place where little ones can run free and find adventures in every nook and cranny. 

Winter months are wonderful here for cosy retreats, roaring fires in characterful pubs and wellie boots for woodland walks. 

Catch a breath while exploring our glorious National Trust sites and award winning country parks. Wonder at the incredible murmurations and the mystical Somerset Levels. 

Fascinate at our rich heritage and history in our many pretty villages and museums, and enjoy an abundance of great attractions for all ages. 

Click on the South Somerset map for a more detailed view...

2022 update: We still strongly suggest to check websites directly or call where you would like to go in advance.  

South Somerset offers endless opportunities

Things To Do

Relax or get active, there is something for everyone. 

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Discover timeless beauty and incredible wildlife and nature.  

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What's On

Join in and enjoy festivals, events,  celebrations, carnivals and local traditions.

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Top Tips Guides

Blessed with award winning country parks, museums, unique attractions and a great range of activities, our free guides will help you make the most of your time here. Bringing the dog? Check out our Dog Friendly Days Out Guide too.  

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South Somerset's Secrets

Enticing Itineraries

Discover and share the secrets of South Somerset with our enticing itineraries. Walkers, naturalists, cyclists, foodies, garden enthusiasts, historians and fans of all things quirky - you'll be happy here. 

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Guides, Trails & Maps

Brochures, Trails & Maps

Enjoy your time in South Somerset by downloading these handy maps, walks, brochures and more.  Planning ahead just got a whole lot easier. 

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