‘Cotswold Finest’ is our own 54-mile circular Cotswold walking route. It starts and finishes in Moreton in Marsh with its own rail links. The route passes through the most beautiful Cotswold scenery. You will visit the very prettiest towns and villages in The Cotswolds. We have set out below our 7 walking day itinerary.
Enjoy The Cotswolds
Experience the beautiful Cotswold region. Visit historical sites, see quaint villages and browse market towns. Enjoy a beautiful Cotswold walking route. You will be staying in carefully selected Cotswold accommodation. All our twin or double rooms will have ensuite bathroom facilities. Full English Breakfasts are included each morning.
Price is £715 per person based on two people sharing a double or twin ensuite room. Single supplement (your own room) is £35 per night
8 nights’ accommodation in ensuite twin or double room
Full English Breakfasts each morning
Daily luggage transfers along the route
detailed itinerary & information pack
Back up support on the route
Daily walking notes and mapping:
Arrive Moreton-in-Marsh Your first night here and a chance to become acquainted with the lovely Cotswold town.
Moreton-in-Marsh to Stow on the Wold Walking from Moreton-in-Marsh, you walk through the small villages of Longborough & Broadwell with their pretty inns and churches onto Stow on the Wold market town & centre of wool trade in medieval England. [Distance 8 Miles / 13 Kms]
Stow on the Wold to Bourton on the Water Today you travel on the Macmillan Way to the lovely villages of Upper & Lower Slaughters and on to the River Windrush. The route then takes you to Bourton on the Water know locally as the “Venice of the Cotswolds”. [Distance 7 Miles / 11 Kms]
Walk from Bourton on the Water to Guiting Power Today you travel on the lovely Wardens’ & Windrush Way trails through valley and woodland past the village of Naunton to your destination of Guiting Power. [Distance 6 Miles / 10 Kms]
Walk from Guiting Power to Winchcombe On leaving Guiting Power you will climb a Cotswold Escarpment and go through woodland with great views across the Evesham Valley down to the Town of Winchcombe and the historic Sudelely Castle. [Distance 7 Miles / 11 Kms]
Walk from Winchcombe to Broadway Today you will follow the Cotswold Way National Trail past Hailes Abbey and the pretty villages of Stanway with its Jacobean Manor and Stanton, then continue to your destination of lovely village of Broadway. [Distance 12 Miles / 19 Kms]
Walk from Broadway to Chipping Campden Today you will climb up to Broadway Tower and enjoy some magnificent views on the Cotswold escarpment and onto the historic market town of Chipping Campden. [Distance 6 Miles / 10 Kms]
Walk from Chipping Campden to Moreton in Marsh The route passes through Broad Campden and the lovely village of Blockley and along Monarch’s Way back to your starting destination of Moreton-in-Marsh. [Distance 8 Miles / 13 Kms]
Moreton in Marsh Depart after breakfast
Moreton in Marsh has its own train station. Rail links from Heathrow, Gatwick , Bristol & Birmingham Airports. Here is a good link for train timetables and prices http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
You can contact us here to make an enquiry about our Cotswold walking route Cotswold Finest 7 day itinerary.
Accommodation varied between very good and outstanding your service was very good in all aspects including phone enquiries and requests, excellent baggage service.
J & M H USA
We had a wonderful holiday and thoroughly enjoyed the walking tour. Thank you for arranging it all so well for us.
Audrey P. Coventry UK
Accommodation was excellent, everything was easy and trouble free, thank you.
B & D.C Canada
We were delighted with the service you provide, would gladly recommend you to others.
Catherine & Steve B. UK
We had a great time .. a wonderful holiday and the walk was great.
Chris P and group of 8 from the UK
Our Service – 5 stars. Value For Money - 5 stars. Thanks for arranging, blisters are healing nicely!
Margaret and Ed A, Memphis Tennessee, USA
Thanks for all of your planning. We've had a marvelous time.
D & S C. Brisbane, Australia
Wonderful holiday, very well organised for us – thank you.
Andy G UK
Hi Lily, just wanted to let you know we had a fantastic holiday all the accommodation you arranged for us was very good and the luggage service worked perfectly. Many thanks for all your help we will certainly recommend the Cotswold Walking Co to our friends, best regards
Sarah B. S Africa
Great holiday, great company
Sandra H. Washington DC USA
It rained for 3 days but Lily did a great job organizing our stay and we really enjoyed our accommodation and time in The Cotswolds
Brian C. Leeds, UK. Mixed Group of 6
Cotswold Way 2017. Our 8 day hiking itinerary was a well organised and accommodation was the best we have experienced for any hiking holiday. Good weather & beautiful British countryside.
Mary & Jean Dallas Texas USA
We loved the Cotswolds. Thank you Cotswold Walking Co.you made our trip very special, great hiking holiday.