Somerset’s Nature and Wellbeing Project

Somerset’s Nature and Wellbeing Project

A new project to tackle the barriers that prevent…read more.

Dark Skies over the Quantocks

Dark Skies over the Quantocks

New interactive maps offer picture of England's light pollution…read more.

60th Anniversary for the Quantocks

60th Anniversary for the Quantocks

A week-long festival ‘The Quantock Experience' to celebrate 60…read more.

The Quantock Hills and Fracking

The Quantock Hills and Fracking

In response to questions about the Government's recent decision…read more.

Another step along the Coleridge Way

Another step along the Coleridge Way

The Coleridge Way has now been extended…read more.

50 things to do in the Quantock Hills

50 things to do in the Quantock Hills

We asked 'what's your favourite thing to…read more.

Tourist Information

For Taunton and Bridgwater:

Taunton Visitor Centre, Market House, Fore Street, Taunton TA1 1JD

Tel: 01823 340470   
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

www.visitsomerset.co.uk/taunton

We are open Monday to Saturday 9.30am to 4.30pm

The Quantock Hills

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Are an area of wilderness and tranquillity. Panoramic views lead you through coast, heath and combe. Explore and you will find rocky Jurassic coastline, exposed heathland summits, deep wooded combes, undulating farmland and attractive villages all within this protected landscape.  The Quantock Hills are an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), which means that its distinctive character, natural beauty and cultural heritage are so outstanding that it is in the nation’s interest to safeguard them. The area received its protected status in… read more.

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