All journey times are approximate and subject to variation.
Sights and landmarks near Ascot
Located within the Royal Borough of Windsor and steeped in history, Ascot is surrounded by an abundance of iconic institutions, cultural landmarks and incredible natural scenery. Many of these are recognised the world over as emblems of British heritage, from Windsor Castle to Eton College. Whether you’re looking to explore the legacy of Britain’s great rulers, or simply want to partake in the sport of kings, the enduring sights and attractions in this two-day itinerary are certain to deliver.
Hampton Court Palace
Then, take a 35-minute drive to Windsor Castle.
St George’s Chapel is housed within the grounds of Windsor Castle, so it’s just a two-minute stroll to get to the next stop of the day.
St George's Chapel
Then, take a 20-minute walk or 10-minute drive across the river to get to Eton College.
From the college, Eton Antiques is a 15-minute walk.
To get back to the hotel, it’s a 25-minute drive.
Then, take a taxi or jump in your car for the 15-minute journey to Windsor Great Park.
Windsor Great Park
Set within Windsor Great Park, Guards Polo Club is just a short walk through the park.
Guards Polo Club
Continuing your walk through Windsor Great Park. Virginia Water can be found on the park’s southern edge.
Then, make your way to RHS Garden Wisley, 25 minutes from the lake by car.
RHS Garden Wisley
A 30-minute drive will then bring you back to the hotel.