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Best things to do in Faringdon

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Café
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“You can walk there. Great breakfast /brunch and delicious sour dough bread too.”
9local recommendations
Museum
“Stunning Manor house, former home to the Arts & Crafts movement's William Morris”
12local recommendations
Establishment
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“Iconic, ancient place on the chalk downs. Striking landscape and glorious views. A great place for a walk/picnic.”
7local recommendations
Park
“A stunning English Country Home, open to the public and standing in beautiful parkland. Part of the 'National Trust'”
8local recommendations
Point of Interest
“Beautiful views and you can drive up so it's great if you are not a walker or have mobility issues. Take a kite.”
5local recommendations
Natural Feature
“The ancient Ridgeway Path (from Avebury to the Chilterns) is an ideal spot for running, cycling or walking. White Horse Hill is also worth a visit even if just to fly a kite and admire the breathtaking views across to the Cotswolds.”
3local recommendations
Restaurant
“Their words: 'Everyone is very welcome at The Greyhound Inn, an 18th century free house, in the centre of Letcombe Regis, a pretty downland village within the Vale of the White Horse region of Oxfordshire. We hope you will find us to be a great example of a proper English village inn, a place: Where the community comes together and all visitors from near and far are made very welcome To drop in just for a quick drink, to read the paper or catch up with friends Where you can grab a simple snack or stay and linger over a celebratory feast Whatever you are looking for from your visit to The Greyhound you can be sure that we are dedicated to ensuring you can relax and have a really good time.'”
4local recommendations
Bar
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Point of Interest
“Fantastic views over 5 counties from Folly Hill and a history of the eccentric Lord Berners' creation make this a fun outing for children and adults alike. Lots of oddities to look out for!”
2local recommendations
Bar
2local recommendations
Restaurant
“Fabulous tapas bar with a vibrant party atmosphere in Faringdon's history haberdashery building. Open till late.”
5local recommendations
Farm
1local recommendations
Food
“Sue and team serve a wonderful latte and divine home cooked food, complimented by many wonderful deli delights & boutique goodies including independent gins! Situated on the High Street in High worth. Has Wi fi.”
5local recommendations
Neighbourhood
“Beautiful National Trust House & Garden, with a very special Italianate garden.”
3local recommendations
Scenic Lookout
“Can be reached by walking along the Ridgeway offering stunning views of the Vale of the White Horse”
2local recommendations
Bar
“Characterful gastro pub in the tiny village of Kelmscott serving classy cuisine. Book ahead for evenings and Sunday lunch. Good lunch option if you are visiting Kelmscott Manor, the summer home of William Morris.”
4local recommendations