Things to do in Bath on a Budget

With its grand Georgian architecture and fascinating stories spanning centuries, Bath is one of the best places to visit in South West England.

It is possible to visit Bath on a budget. So if you’re planning a weekend in Bath but don’t want to spend a fortune, here are our best tips.

Bath Abbey

A donation to help with the abbey’s upkeep is appreciated. You can explore both inside and outside, learn about its history, and see some of its impressive features.

Bath is full of iconic streets, but The Circus is unique and a must-see attraction in Bath. Many roads in Bath are in a crescent layout , but The Circus is a perfect circle of terraced houses.

The Circus

The Crescent

Also constructed by John Wood the Elder, it has been used as the film set of many movies and TV programs, including the recent period drama Bridgerton.

Sydney Gardens are a beautiful place to get a slice of nature in Bath city center. You can stroll around and admire the beautiful plants and take in the exterior of the famous Holburne Museum.

Sydney Gardens

Is a beautiful place to go for a walk, run, or bike ride near the center. The flat stretch is home to many colorful canal boats and has a friendly atmosphere.

Kennet and Avon Canal

The Bath Skyline

This walk involves a hill, but worth the effort as you’ll be graced with an incredible panoramic view over the city centre including the historic abbey.

Pulteney Bridge and the Weir

One of the only covered palladian bridges in the world, the entire length of the bridge has shops built on it.

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