Activities and Family Activities in Gloucester

The City of Gloucester has a unique history from its Roman foundations to its Victorian docklands. Gloucester is a vibrant multicultural city that combines historic architecture with a unique blend of visitor attractions, festivals and entertainment, a collection of high street and specialist shops and a mouth watering array of tea shops, restaurants, wine bars and pubs offer food and drink for all tastes. The city is overlooked by the Cotswolds Hills in the lush Severn Valley and is easily accessible from all corners of the country. Thanks to its strategic position on the River Severn and close to the Welsh border, the city of Gloucester has a rich historic past stretching back to Roman times. You will find a wealth of things to do in Gloucester.

Kayak down the Maurice Rive, a federal designation of a "Wild & Scenic" location just outside Gloucester County. The river provides flat, naturally flowing clean cedar water, characterized by bends, turns, and occasional downed trees. Enjoy South Jersey's natural environment and ecosystems with its beautiful variety of plant and animal life. You're likely to see bald eagles, osprey, turtles, and otters.

Step inside this transformed Victorian warehouse and you’ll discover an impressive indoor climbing venue with something for everyone – young and old, climbing novice and veteran.

Bowling in Gloucester is a great way to socialise and entertain yourself for any reason. Whether you're celebrating or just in need of some fun, Tenpin is here to cater for your every need.

Elegant spa and market towns and stately homes presiding over rolling, green landscapes. Welcome to Gloucestershire. Trek between the honey-hued clusters that make up the picture-perfect Cotswold villages or cycle off the beaten track through oaks and beeches in the huge Forest of Dean – brake for wild boar and roe deer! Gloucestershire towns will give you glimpses of regency high life and medieval market squares. This west county's lively sporting calendar is packed with high-end horse races, county cricket and even annual Double Gloucester cheese rolling.

Gloucester is an exciting, bustling city with lots to see and do. Built near the River Severn it has a rich history and so many of its attraction, lots of parks and green spaces too and with their hilly positions they offer great views of the city. There are literally hundreds of things to do with family in this magnificent city.

Gloucester's diverse range of family activities ranges from the fabulous theme parks to beautiful animal parks & zoos, impressive theatres and lot more. Explore and enjoy!

Balloon Flights

Balloon Flights

Take an idyllic Gloucester setting and one of the most exhilarating modes of transport. Add a small group of people give them the promise of an amazing experience in-the-making...
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Boating and Cruises

Boating & Cruises

Enjoying a river cruise in Gloucester on a luxurious river boat is without doubt, one of the most pleasurable ways of enjoying the sights of the city. Whether it's cruising down Gloucestershire’s...
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Kayaking & Canoeing

Kayaking & Canoeing

There is something quite magical about being out on the water in your canoe ... whether you are on flat water, white water, lake or the sea canoeing the pleasures and fun are never ending.
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Golf Clubs

Golf Clubs

Gloucester has many golf courses for you to try. As a result, we have taken a look at some of the best golf clubs in the region.
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Climbing

Climbing

Gloucester welcomes all climbers whatever your level and experience. Whether you want to push your limits, improve your technique and fitness or just relax with friends, the city has something for you.
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Karting & Laser Tag

Karting & Laser Tag

At Gloucester Karting centers, they understand what goes into making a great day out! Whether you want karting for one person, a small group or a family, a cadet practice session...
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Fitness Clubs and Gyms in Gloucester

Fitness Clubs & Gyms

Experience the unique approach to health and wellbeing at the Gyms in Gloucester. If you’re looking for a health club or Gym with a personal touch then Gloucester is...
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Yoga Clubs and Zumba

Yoga Clubs and Zumba

Experience the unique approach to health and wellbeing at the Yoga Clubs and Zumba in Gloucester. If you’re looking for a yoga club or Zumba dance with a personal touch then Gloucester is the right place for you.
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Rugby

Rugby

Rugby is a free-flowing game that features a combination of strength, speed and strategy to move a ball into an opponents territory. Rugby is a full-contact sport yet players...
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Theme Parks

Theme Parks

Have a great day with your kids who will love the fact that are more adventurous and ‘grown-up’ things for them to do beyond the usual ‘playground’ type activities – climbing...
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Zoo & Wildlife Parks

Zoo & Wildlife Parks

Who can resist animal antics? There are loads of animal attractions here in Gloucestershire and the Cotswolds. How about visiting a farm park, wildlife park or zoo...
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Horse Riding

Horse Riding

For any rider the choice of riding school in Gloucester, or riding centre can be difficult but particularly so for the first time rider wishing to take those first lessons.
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