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Attractions by category

UNESCO World Heritage sites

good Avebury Stone Circles
must-see Bath
must-see Blenheim Palace
outstanding Canterbury
outstanding Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape
outstanding Derwent Valley Mills
outstanding Durham
outstanding Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal
exceptional Hadrian's Wall
very good Ironbridge Gorge Museums
must-see Jurassic Coast
exceptional Liverpool
outstanding Saltaire, Bradford
very good Stonehenge
best in Europe Westminster Palace & Abbey, Maritime Greenwich, and Kew Gardens in London

Unusual places

very good Glastonbury : Home to the Holy Grail and King Arthur's tomb.
good Hay-on-Wye : The world's biggest second-hand book market.
good Much Wenlock : Birthplace of the modern Olympics.
very good Stonehenge ※ : Britain's oldest monument.
very good Stratford-upon-Avon : Birthplace of William Shakespeare.
good Rugby : Birthplace of rugby and home to one of the UK's most famous 'public school'.
very good Leicester : the most cosmopolitan city in the UK

Natural attractions

very good Alderley Edge
very good Arnside and Silverdale
very good Blakeney National Nature Reserve
very good Cheddar Caves & Gorge
outstanding Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape
exceptional Cotswold Way
outstanding Dartmoor National Park
very good Eden Project
outstanding Exmoor National Park
exceptional Hadrian's Wall Path
must-see Jurassic Coast
very good New Forest National Park
outstanding Northumberland National Park
outstanding North York Moors National Park
very good Orford Ness National Nature Reserve
outstanding Peak District National Park
outstanding South Downs National Park
outstanding The Broads National Park
very good Wicken Fen National Nature Reserve
must-see Yorkshire Dales National Park

Castle towns

exceptional Chester
good Colchester
very good Dover
outstanding Durham
good Hastings
good Lancaster
very good Lincoln
outstanding Newcastle upon Tyne
very good Shrewsbury
very good Warwick
outstanding Windsor & Eton

Medieval Castles

must see Alnwick Castle
outstanding Arundel Castle
outstanding Auckland Castle
exceptional Bamburgh Castle
good Barnard Castle
good Beeson Castle
very good Belsay Hall
outstanding Belvoir Castle
outstanding Berkeley Castle
very good Carlisle Castle
outstanding Chillingham Castle
good Bodiam Castle
good Corfe Castle
very good Croft Castle
good Dunstanburgh Castle (ruins)
very good Framlingham Castle
very good Hever Castle
very good Kenilworth Castle
outstanding Leeds Castle
very good Muncaster Castle
good Old Wardour Castle
outstanding Raby Castle
outstanding Rockingham Castle
very good Sizergh Castle
very good St Michael's Mount
good St Mawes Castle
good Stokesay Castle
very good Sudeley Castle
very good Tattershall Castle
very good Tintagel Castle
good Tynemouth Castle
good Walmer Castle
very good Warkworth Castle
good Wilton Castle

Stately Homes & Gardens

very good Athelhampton House
very good Althorp House
very good Arley Hall
very good Audley End House
outstanding Beaulieu Palace House
outstanding Belton House
very good Beningbrough Hall
must-see Blenheim Palace
good Blickling Hall
outstanding Bowood House
must-see Boughton House
must-see Buckingham Palace
must-see Burghley House
outstanding Burton Constable Hall
must-see Castle Howard
very good Charlecote Park
very good Chartwell House
good Chastleton House
must-see Chatsworth House
very good Clandon Park
very good Claydon House
very good Corsham Court
very good Coughton Court
very good Doddington Hall
very good Dunham Massey House
very good East Riddlesden Hall
very good Gawthorpe Hall
very good Gunby Hall
must-see Hampton Court Palace
outstanding Hardwick Hall
outstanding Harewood House
very good Hatfield House
must-see Holkham Hall
very good Ickworth House
outstanding Kedleston Hall
very good Kingston Lacy House
very good Kirby Hall
outstanding Knole House
very good Lanhydrock House
outstanding Longleat House & Safari Park
outstanding Lyme Park
very good Melford Hall
good Packwood House
outstanding Petworth House
very good Sissinghurst Castle
good Snowshill Manor
very good Stanford Hall
outstanding Stourhead House
very good Sudbury Hall
very good Tatton Park
very good Trerice House
very good Upton House
must-see Waddesdon Manor
very good Wallington House
very good Wentworth Castle
outstanding Wilton House
very good Wimpole Hall
outstanding Woburn Abbey

Eupedia's Rating System

Cities, towns, villages & historic buildings

  • : Moderately interesting - nice for a quick stop
  • : Recommended - to visit if you have time
  • : Outstanding place - really deserves to be seen
  • : Best of the country - shouldn't be missed
  • : Best of Europe

Natural attractions

  • : Moderately interesting
  • : Recommended
  • : Highly recommended
  • : World-class natural attraction
  • ※ : UNESCO World Heritage site


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