Bourton-on-the-Water, Cotswold town meets River Windrush

Bourton on the Water

Bourton-on-the-water has a wide main street, with the little River Windrush tumbling along it. The combination of river and the grass around it, make it an idyllic spot on a summers day.

There are a lot, perhaps too many, attractions here. Motor museum, exotic butterflies, a trout farm, a perfume manufacturer, a model village and many others.

It has become a honeypot village, and can suffer from coach trips during the summer

There are a number of nice walks. Try walking to Lower Slaughter from Bourton, it is not far, and it gets you away from the crowds

Cotswolds Information Cotswolds Information front page Cotswolds tourist information
.
good hotels in the Cotswolds hotels in the Cotswolds Cotswolds hotels

Bourton on the Water and the River Windrush