Reviewed on 9 Mar 2020
Travellers to Worcester give high marks for the riverfront and lively bar scene. Welcoming and countryside, this city attracts tourists with its cathedrals and gardens. A top sight in the area is West Midland Safari Park.
The city's cultural venues include Commandery and Showborough House Sculpture Garden. The city is notable for its cathedrals and landmarks like Worcester Cathedral and Brockhampton Estate. The rivers, gardens and countryside exemplify the city's natural beauty, and places to visit include Gheluvelt Park and Croome Park.
Popular places to visit in the area include Cheltenham Racecourse, 20 mi/32.2 km from the city centre, and Cadbury World, which is 20.4 mi (32.9 km) away.
To venture out into the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from Worcester Foregate Street Station or Worcester Shrub Hill Station. Worcester might not have many public transport choices so consider renting a car to explore the city.