So work has been busy and you have just a few days to yourself – why not try Weekend Boat Hire in Avon? As the county was named after the river that runs through it you can be sure that there are plenty of options for cruising through the countryside and taking in all that the area has to offer. While Avon no longer exists as an official county, there are many that still refer to it as such and exploring the area now might mean that you find yourself in Bristol, Gloucestershire, Bath or Somerset.
Somerset has many opportunities for sightseeing. One of the major attractions for those who might opt for Weekend Boat Hire in Avon is Glastonbury – and not just the music festival. The town is filled with myth and legend and is reputed to be the last resting place of the mythical King Arthur. The area is also filled with new age shops, so is the perfect place to pick up a set of tarot cards or the latest mind, body and spirit book. Of course if you want to visit when the music festival is on you there is even more to see and do in the town.
Taunton is another option for those taking Weekend Boat Hire in Avon. The town also has a long history and many of the buildings there date back to the 15th and 16th centuries. The area is perfect for shopping or an evening out and there are several museums for those who want to learn more about the history of the area. The city has a popular market where you can pick up local delicacies and mingle with the locals and those interested in sport might want to visit the Cricket Museum and learn more about the history of the game in the county.
There surely can be nothing better than heading off for a few days on the waterways and relaxing in some of the most beautiful areas in and around Avon. You will find a wide choice of Weekend Boat Hire in Avon for you to book throughout the boating season, so take a look today and get your next boating holiday booked.