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The North-west County of Cheshire boasts some of Englands most scenic countryside and with its history dating back over 4000 years there is plenty to discover on your visit. Take a pleasure Boat ride along the River Dee, relax and enjoy the view in one of its many attractive gardens, or take a stroll through one of the interesting Towns or Villages such as Knutsford, known for its black and white timber clad houses. Notable attractions in Cheshire are Chester Cathedral, the Toy and Doll
Museum and Tatton Park to name but a few.
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See below for all the best towns & attractions in Cheshire, or see a selection of our Cheshire photographs on our picture tour of Cheshire..

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A picture of Audlem

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St Lawrence Church, Frodsham

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Summit of Helsby hill looking over River Mersey towards Liverpool.

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A picture of Knutsford

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Nantwich, Cheshire

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Sandbach

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Saint Ediths Church, Shocklach, Cheshire

Shocklach

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A picture of Quarry Bank Mill & Styal Estate

Styal

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Arley Hall Gardens

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Chester Cathedral, Chester

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Chester's Roman Amphitheatre

Chester Roman Amphitheatre

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Cholmondeley Castle

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Delamere Forest, Nr Tarporley, Cheshire

Delamere Forest Park

Green lungs do not come more beautiful than the densely tree populated Delamere Forest Park found in a haven of countryside, near.....

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Ellesmere Port Boat Museum

Ellesmere Port Boat Museum

At The Boat Museum in Ellesmere Port we bring Britain's canal history back to life. Come and explore the exhibitions in the.....

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Bidulph Grange Gardens

Lyme Park

Set amidst the grandeur of the high Peaks amongst softly rolling countryside of undisputed splendour is the magnificent house.....

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View of canal from Big Wood footbridge. Marbury Country Park, Cheshire

Marbury Country Park

Once part of a large country estate, Marbury Parks history dates back to AD 1200. Guided walks are on offer all year round, with.....

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