English Tourism Week: seven historic spa villages near Birmingham

Birmingham’s prime location in the heart of England makes it easy to access these historic spa villages and towns

Spring is here and with that people are looking to go outdoors more often to explore the beautiful landscape of the region. The West Midlands is home to many spots of natural beauty that are welcoming towards visitors.

For English Tourism Week, BirminghamWorld is taking a look at the historic spa villages where the waters were said to have medicinal properties. These villages may not be known as spa towns any more but continue to be incredibly beautiful that is well-preserved.

Birmingham’s prime location makes it easy to access these towns. From Shropshire to the Cotswolds - nothing is more than 90 minutes away. Whether you take a train, coach or drive there yourself, the destinations are worth it.

So, here are seven incredible historic spa towns and villages near Birmingham:

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