Plan your visit
Visit the nearby Tourist Information Centres (TIC) to pick up leaflets, local books, maps, accommodation lists and details about upcoming events. The Avalon Marshes Centre has a Visitor Information Point located in Somerset Crafts.
- Glastonbury TIC is in the centre of the town near the Abbey.
- Wells TIC is in the Town Hall in the Market Square.
- Avalon Marshes Centre is located at the heart of the nature reserves near Westhay and Shapwick.
Cycling is the best way to explore the wider Avalon Marshes. The roads, tracks and droves are flat and most are quiet. The Avalon Marshes Centre makes a good base to explore from. To find out more about cycling in the Avalon Marshes go to our Cycling page.
Walking is a good way to explore the nature reserves. They have tracks, trails and boardwalks some of which are wheelchair and pushchair friendly. To find out more go to our Nature Reserves pages.Cycling Walking
Stay and Eat
With lots to see and do in the Avalon Marshes you will want to stay a while and sample the local food and drink. There is a wide range of accommodation, a friendly welcome and great hospitality. You can find out more by visiting the Visit Somerset website via the links below.Accommodation Food and Drink
Still got questions?
If you have any other questions regarding getting to the Avalon marshes, staying overnight or eating please feel free to contact us. We will be happy to help!Contact us