Outdoor Activities and Days Out in Bath
As we approach the festive season, we may feel like hibernating in our homes. However, winter in Bath is one of the most beautiful and exciting times to be here. Whether you’re a Bath resident or you’re planning a visit, it’s time to get a warm coat (and possibly some gloves and a scarf) and get out and about in Bath this winter.
Bath has a lot going on from winter and throughout the year. It’s a city for all seasons, and you’re never far away from something to do. At Thomas Firbank, we’re proud to say we’re residents of Bath and that’s why we’ve put together some of our favourite outdoor activities and days out in Bath.
Top Five Things to do in Bath this Winter –
Roman Baths – the world-famous Roman Baths are the centrepiece of what makes Bath a truly unique city. At nearly two thousand years old, this pristine monument to England’s past attracts tens of thousands of visitors every year. The site includes an interactive guide to the Bath’s history and a museum with artifacts from the Roman era. The Roman Baths are open all year round, making it an excellent choice for the family this winter.
Bath Christmas Market – this eighteen-day Christmas shopping mega-event takes places from the 23rd of November through until the 10th of December. With a plethora of handmade gifts and crafts, you’ll find the perfect Christmas presents for your whole family. With most of the stalls being local producers and artists, the Bath Christmas Market is everything Bath has to offer this festive season.
Bath Skyline & Alexandra Park – the Bath Skyline is open all-year round and can be extraordinarily beautiful in winter. Just be sure to wrap up warm and wear sturdy footwear before you set out. The six-mile footpaths take you through an array of different sites and views of Bath. If you want a truly stunning view of Bath, the panoramic views that Alexandra Park offers. You won’t find better places to see every part of Bath this winter.
Glow-in-the-Dark Mini Golf – have you ever mini golf course set in a winter wonderland? You can if you visit Victoria Park this festive season. You can play a fun round of mini golf or enjoy the ice rink, all set in the perfect Christmas setting which is sure to please the whole family.
New Year’s Eve Ball – the New Year’s Eve Ball at the Pump Room is an eloquent way to see in the new year in style. With a five-course meal with fine wine, you can take it one of Bath’s most sought-after venues. With lots of music, dancing, two discos and a casino, you’re in for a night to remember this new year.
Other Highlights of Bath –
There are lots of other things to do in Bath for visitors and locals. Along with its historical sites and being designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Bath is also known for its shopping and spa retreats. With a mix of local produce and high-end fashion, Bath is a number one spot for shopping enthusiasts. Additionally, Bath is one of the most popular places for a relaxing spa retreat in the UK, and the two go nicely together for anyone who’s looking for a shopping and spa weekend getaway.
One great way to get to know where to go in Bath is to download ‘The Official Bath App.’ It’s designed for locals and visitors, to improve their experience of Bath. You can find all the best restaurants and coffee shops. Additionally, if you’re lost, the ‘where am I’ function locates where you are and helps direct you. The augmented reality feature helps you explore the city with your phone’s camera.
It’s no wonder why Bath is a firm favourite for people who are looking for a memorable weekend or holiday away from it all. A lot of people who visit Bath fall in love with our city and find themselves back to relocate.
Thomas Firbank – We’re Bath’s Favourite Moving Company –
If you make the decision to relocate to Bath, you should book your move with Bath’s favourite removals company. Thomas Firbank moves hundreds of people in Bath and the surrounding areas every year, and we have loyal customers who use us for our other services. A lot of people need storage when they move to Bath for gaps between moving dates. Thomas Firbank has excellent storage facilities and packages to fit everyone’s needs.
Thomas Firbank can do any relocation, no matter how big or small. We assess each job before we book it to make sure we’re offering the correct option for each customer. Moreover, there is no such thing as the package for everyone at Thomas Firbank. If you only need a small vehicle to lower costs, we’ll offer that advice.
Our number one priority is to give our customers the best removals service possible. The Thomas Firbank team are experts in their field, and they aim to get everything done on time. If you’re thinking of making Bath your home, then feel to contact us to discuss our range of services.