Popular for its fascinating heritage, the city of Peterborough is one of England’s future cities and is home to the country’s largest number of environmental businesses.
Enriched with a rich cultural heritage, the city is a beautiful blend of the old and new. One such space is the Embankment which regularly hosts concerts, art festivals, and also the UK's largest beer festivals. Be it a solace seeker, an adventure lover, or an explorer, the city offers a lot to explore.
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Peterborough Cathedral touted to be one of the finest cathedrals in England is one of the most important places of worship and music in the city. The exquisite decor of the cathedral reveals the rich history of England making it a must-visit.
Ferry Meadows has gained immense popularity owing to its breathtaking scenery, play parks, cycling paths, and woodlands. Meadows and a scenic lake view make it an ideal picnic spot and the perfect place to relax. The vicinity also has some of the best cafes and regularly organizes events and activities for visitors.
Queensgate Shopping Centre is the one-stop-shop for all your retail needs. With more than 85 shops and 15 dining areas, the center houses some of the high-end street brands such as New Look, River Island, and Primark. It is an excellent place to fill your shopping bags and satiate your taste buds.
Some of the best weekend options around Peterborough are Stamford, Eaton Socon and Bourne. Presence of some of the best hotels in Oakham, Ely and Rushden, make them ideal for a short family trip.
Peterborough is famous for its seafood, pasta, meat-based dishes, desserts, fruits, and burgers. Some of the popular dishes include Lamb Chops, Creme Brulee, French Onion Soup, and Steak Frites. Erskine Avenue, Queen Street, and Charlotte Street are some of the areas which have the best of dining areas.
Cambridge Airport is the nearest airport to Peterborough and is 31.3 miles from the city. It serves both domestic and international flights flying to and from Peterborough. The main forms of public transport in the city are buses, trains, and cabs.
The months between June and September are considered the best months to visit Peterborough. The weather during these months is moderate which makes it ideal for sightseeing and exploring the different parts of the city.
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Comfortable king and queen-sized beds, 24/7 check-in, flatscreen TV, free wifi, card payments, first aid, daily housekeeping are some of the basic amenities provided by OYO Hotels in Peterborough.
Ensuite bathrooms, board games, free toiletries, tea/coffee making facilities are some of the other facilities to give you a homely experience.
The city of Peterborough is endowed with several beautiful destinations that attract tourists worldwide. Some of these include-
Stamford, Bourne, Spalding, Huntingdon, Holbeach, Corby, Oakham, and Kettering are some of the best destinations around Peterborough for a weekend getaway.
The months between June and September are the best to visit Peterborough. The weather during these months is moderate which makes it ideal for sightseeing and other outdoor activities.
The city of Peterborough is well connected by buses, cars, and trains. The bus services are affordable and the city also runs a car-share service that helps in cutting down costs.
Those who wish to travel by flight, Cambridge (CBG) Airport is the nearest international airport to Peterborough at a distance of 31.3 miles. Another option and the most recommended way is to travel by train. Peterborough railway station and Whittlesea railway stations are the closest to the city.
The city of Peterborough has an active nightlife. The Stoneworks Bar, The New Crown, The Bumble Inn, and the Hub’s Palace offer the best food and drink deals.