Cycle Tour - Day 7 - Cirencester to Stroud
Tel: +44 01285 654180
31 miles/50km – GRADE – EASY/MODERATE - A mainly flat route through the South Cotswold countryside taking in Tetbury at around lunchtime and finishing the holiday week with a final descent into Stroud.
Attractions you can find en route include; Butts Farm, Cotswold Water Park & Beach, Police Bygones Museum Tetbury, Highgrove Gardens (bookable), Westonbirt Arboretum (nearby) and Chavenage House.
When reaching Stroud before heading off home, you could visit the Stroud Farmers Market (Saturday Mornings), Shambles Market (Friday and Saturdays), Stratford Park and Museum in the Park (FREE entry), Cotswolds Canal Visitor Centre, Stroud Tourist Information Centre/Subscription Rooms, Cotswolds Playhouse, The Landsdown Hall & Gallery, Stroud Valleys Art Space and the Apollo Cinema.
Stroud has been described as ‘the Convent Garden of the Cotswolds’, you will find an eclectic mix of galleries, cafes and shops – selling everything from fossils to fairies and vintage to vinyl. Set against the beautiful backdrop of the Five Valleys, the town is well worth exploring.