Mystical and ancient, Stonehenge is an unforgettable place, a World Heritage Site that draws many visitors each year. Stonehenge is situated near Amesbury and truly worth visiting during your stay in Bath. Over the years many people have speculated why Stonehenge was built, but the truth is that the site is simply beautiful no matter why it was built.

Stonehenge is a large circle of stones weighing thousands of kilos that were placed in a specific way by people and is believed to have been created between 3000 BC and 2000 BC according to radiocarbon dating. The site also has burial mounds and is a legally protected Scheduled Ancient Monument now looked after by English Heritage. Much of the local folklore are centred around Stonehenge which add to the mystery and magic of the site.

Many great adventures and sights await you close to our bed and breakfast in Bath and Stonehenge is just one of the historical monuments you can visit during your stay. With so much to do and see you can be sure of an action packed, culturally pleasing and exciting break in the spa city of Bath. Entertainment, architecture, country walks and first class shopping are among the reasons why people love this part of Britain and visitors keep coming to stay.

By oldadmin on June 4, 2013
Categories: Things to See in Bath