The English countryside is one of the most enticing and enchanting locations one can visit for a vacation away from the crowd. The county of Wiltshire is no different. This makes it a perfect getaway spot for you and your loved one to spend some lonely days, together. Away from all the hustle and bustles of urban England, Wiltshire lies quaint with its historical artefacts and monuments waiting for you to explore. Book your loved one and yourself a cottage holiday in Wiltshire ; and enjoy a peaceful and timeless romantic getaway, exploring and enjoying the various historic sites nearby.
The best way to get to Wiltshire is by renting a car. Road condition to Wiltshire is normally really good, and it takes about one and a half hours to reach Wiltshire from London. Go on a romantic long drive with your partner, while enjoying the gorgeous landscapes along your way. Pass-through numerous picturesque villages along your journey. Time stands still in these beautiful countryside villages of England. Get lost in these timeless roads along with your loved one, and find the Wiltshire which belongs to one but you two.
Best time to visit
Unlike some of the other counties of England, Wiltshire remains beautiful throughout the whole year. It is not another summer location, and there will be plenty of things to do for you and your partner if you visit during the colder months.
The setting and the scenery
Wiltshire County has no shoreline, and it has only one city. However, this place is about much more than that. The landscapes of this place can only be described as ancient. From the houses to the roads to the various sites, everything about this historic county will excite your curiosity.
The focus of Southern Wiltshire, Salisbury can easily be in the race of one of the most attractive cities in England. With its famous 14th century cathedral, chalk hills and beautiful roads, a journey through this historic city will surely catch your fancy.
How can another place be more romantic when there’s actually a village named Lover in Wiltshire? The beautiful architecture of the village houses, the cobbled roads and the peaceful nature makes Wiltshire one of the best places to spend some time with your lover.
What to do in Wiltshire
There are a lot of activities to do and places to visit while you spend some time here with your loved one. The most famous of them is, of course, visiting the Stonehenge. Go for an inner circle tour with your partner and watch an incredible view of sunset or sunrise with the silhouettes of the stones in front. This will be one of the most memorable moments of all your time together.
You can also go for a picnic with your loved one to Stonehenge’s little-known sister, the Avebury Stone Circle. It has been voted one of the top picnic spots in England. Having a picnic lunch at close proximity of these ancient and mysterious stone structures will surely be unforgettable.
Take a trip to Stourhead gardens and spot places that were used in the filming of Pride & Prejudice. Lacock village is a beautiful place to go for a stroll with your lover, and experience the history that is lying here. The 14th century Salisbury Cathedral is also another must visit place with your lover.
If you want to relax after all these travelling, just go for a luxurious and relaxing spa couple therapy with your loved one, or visit one of Wiltshire’s award winning Michelin Star restaurants to indulge in an array of gourmet food and wine this place has to offer. With all these romantic places to visit, the beautiful food and the peaceful setting, Wiltshire will surely turn your romantic getaway into the perfect one.