If it's adventure you're after, then you have come to the right place. The Cotswolds is not only blessed with stunning panoramic landscapes, but it's also steeped in rich cultural heritage and history. There really is something for everyone and every dog. With countless places of interest and exciting attractions to see, there really is no better reason to bring your furry friend with you and explore together the Cotswold way of life.
Broadway Tower is an iconic landmark, on top of the beautiful Cotswolds escarpment, with beautiful views and has enjoyed a colourful history since its conception by Capability Brown over 200 years ago. Dogs must wait outside the Tower.
Whether you go to pray, to marvel at Tewkesbury Abbey's history or to enjoy its architecture, you will be certain to enjoy the peace and beauty of the church. The Abbey shop is situated in St James chapel within the Abbey.
Batsford is home to one of the finest botanical collections in the country. At 56 acres in size, Batsford is an intimate and romantic place to visit, with interest all year round.
A third generation family farm set in heart of the beautiful Cotswold Hills. The lavender grown here is steam distilled on the farm to make the highest quality essential oil, which is used to make a range of toiletries. Dogs are allowed in the fields but not shop or tearoom with the exception of service/guide dogs.
With many miles of public footpaths criss-crossing this watery landscape this is a great place for dog walking. To avoid disturbance to local wildlife when near the lakes, it is preferable for your dog to be kept on a lead and out of the water.
Croome welcomes you and your dog and is the perfect place to enjoy a traditional walk. There are miles of different routes to discover temples, follies and the beautiful lakeside. You can take your dog anywhere on the lead around the parkland with a map available for off-lead areas too. Tether hooks, water bowls and waste bins are available throughout the park. Visit their website to find lots of free downloadable walks.
Hidden away on the shore of Pittville Park’s lower lake and bursting with nostalgic charm; there are rowing boats for hire, grassy banks to fish from and picnic tables, with access to freshly ground coffee, ice cream and homemade cakes.
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens has over 260 Animal species in over 160 acres of stunning gardens and Parkland. Dogs may be brought into the Park provided that they are kept on a lead.
The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway (GWR) is a preserved steam and diesel heritage railway in the English Cotswolds. Well-behaved dogs are welcome in standard class carriages.
Founded in 1902, Bibury Trout Farm is one of England's oldest working trout farms set in the historic village of Bibury, in the heart of the Beautiful Cotswolds. Cabin Cafe open daily until end October.
Situated outside the Cotswold town of Painswick, and famous for its snowdrop display, the Rococo Garden is a fascinating step back to a flamboyant & sensual period of English Garden Design.