new places to discovercar-free
free e-book of Scenic Rail& Bus Journeys
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new places to discover car-free
free e-book of Scenic Rail & Bus Journeys
win a bottle of prosecco or a £10 rail voucher
They herald the end of winter, forming beautiful carpets in woods and gardens. Here are ten different places where seeing snowdrops doesn’t need to involve a car.
Robert Burns, the 18th-century Scottish poet, was born in a thatched whitewashed cottage; regular buses run to his birthplace and on past beaches and ruined castles.
Get close to nature at RSPB Rainham Marshes - explore these ancient landscapes and amazing wildlife
Car-free offer: 50% off entry when you arrive by train, bus or bike, plus 10% off in cafe!
High Wycombe is an excellent hub for car-free adventures: Disraeli’s manor house and the Hellfire caves and are each just ten minutes away by bus.
Nottingham is a great place to explore by bus, tram or on foot: caves and pubs, museums and galleries, flowering parks and pretty shopping streets.
An epic choice of forest trails, walking, cycling and outdoor adventure for everyone
Car-free offer: free entry (parking charge for cars)
Exciting outdoor activities in beautiful woodland - with way-marked trails, wooden animals and Gruffalo sculptures
A shady oasis of forest paths and cycling trails in the heart of the Cheshire plain
Stunning views and walks await at this mountain forest in the Lake District
A woodland adventure in the heart of the Forest of Dean - with sculpture trail, walking and tree climbing
A forest escape with walking, cycling, horse riding and tree top adventures.
RSPB Leighton Moss and Morecambe Bay nature reserve has spectacular scenery and is home to otters, bearded tits, marsh harriers and red deer
Car-free offer: 50% off by train, bus or bike, plus 10% off in cafe!
Half an hour south of the centre of London, you can find some beautiful walking country: flowering parkland, historic commons, woods and nature reserves.
Experience around 2500 different species of trees from all over the world
Car-free offer: 30% off entry with valid train or bus ticket, or bike
Birds, animals, castles, gardens and boat trips … Here are six summery escapes in reach of London that will make a day trip into an adventure.
An hour from London by train, there are some hidden gems hiding here among the thatched villages beside the River Ouse.
Look out for the Good Journey Mark – where car-free visitors are welcome and enjoy a discount