Bath, UK
The perfect 3 days itinerary

Bath is a historic Roman and Georgian spa city in the rolling countryside of southwest England. Known for its natural hot springs and 18th-century Georgian architecture, the city's honey-colored Bath stone has been used extensively in the town’s architecture. The city is home to the famous Roman Baths, which are a well-preserved Roman site for public bathing, and the stunning Bath Abbey. Bath is also the gateway to the Cotswolds and is a UNESCO World Heritage site.

What to do in Bath?

This 3 days itinerary is the perfect guide to the best things to see in Bath. It includes day-by-day activities, travel tips, and the top places to visit.

Day 1: Immerse in Bath's Rich History

Morning

Start your day with a visit to the Roman Baths, one of the best-preserved Roman remains in the world. Take a guided tour to learn about the history of the baths and the Roman way of life in Bath.

Afternoon

Head to the Bath Abbey, a stunning piece of Gothic architecture. Climb the 212 steps to the top of the tower for a panoramic view of the city. Afterward, take a leisurely stroll across the iconic Pulteney Bridge, one of only four bridges in the world to have shops across its full span on both sides.

Evening

Enjoy a traditional English meal at one of the many restaurants in the city center.


Day 2: Relax in Bath's Famous Spas

Morning

Visit the Thermae Bath Spa, the only place in the UK where you can bathe in naturally hot spa water. Enjoy a relaxing spa session and take in the stunning views of the city from the rooftop pool.

Afternoon

Explore the Royal Crescent, a row of 30 terraced houses laid out in a sweeping crescent. Visit the No. 1 Royal Crescent, a museum that provides an insight into life during the Georgian era.

Evening

Dine at one of Bath's gourmet restaurants and try the local Bath Bun, a sweet roll made from a milk-based yeast dough with crushed sugar sprinkled on top.


Day 3: Explore the Surrounding Countryside

Morning

Take a short trip to the charming village of Lacock. Visit the Lacock Abbey and the Fox Talbot Museum, dedicated to the history of photography.

Afternoon

Head to the nearby city of Bristol. Explore the Bristol Harbour and visit the SS Great Britain, a former passenger steamship that changed the history of ship design.

Evening

Return to Bath and enjoy a farewell dinner at a riverside restaurant.


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