There is nothing more enjoyable than visiting a place, which carries multiple means to entertain you and your loved ones, all in one place. Whether it is the park and countryside, excellent attractions, ancient history, many stores or the food, St Albans has all the things you love.
With a history dating back to Roman days, the city offers a great number of exhibitions and a gorgeous environment for both, indoor and outdoor activities. You can explore the district’s past on a walking or cycling tour with fully trained guides and discover the most famous areas of St Albans. For the engineering lovers, an electric bike tour is a great opportunity to enjoy a day out and admire many locations around Hertfordshire.
A walk in the park is your chance to explore landscapes and countryside around St Albans. Here, you will cherish the recreational space, filled with sports fields like golf, football and the beautiful lake, which turns to an ice skating rink in winter. From Abbey Flyer Walks to River Ver Trail and Redbournbury, the city intends to encourage people to stay active no matter the age.
There are some fine pubs and restaurants for every taste and at affordable prices. Be it Chinese, Moroccan, Greek or Britain food, St Albans has a perfect eating place for every gourmand. If you visit the famous St Peter’s Street market on Wednesdays and Saturdays, you can buy duck salami or exquisite types of cheese from local farmers. Also, every autumn, you get to have fun at their Beer Festival and the popular Food and Drink Festival.
Shopping in St Albans is a unique adventure. You will be fond of the way the historic surroundings are mixed with modern independent shops and major stores. No matter you want to shop an outfit, take a walk in the park or eat good dishes, a trip to St Albans is worth it.