Brimming with culture, Bath is a super place to visit all year round. Lots of our guests visit the city time and time again, each time discovering something new and unexpected. If you're sick of the sights, or just want something a bit out of the ordinary, these hands-on experiences and activities in Bath will be right up your street.

Go Cider Testing at The Stable

The Stable is one of Bath's funky restaurants. Down-to-earth and friendly, it's a place where pizza, pies and cider are all served together in gorgeous harmony. Cider tasting sessions at The Stable are a great way to experience the West Country's most famous tipple. For approx £15pp you'll be taken on an apple flavoured journey from traditional scrumpies, through a range of still and sparkling craft ciders, perries and champagne style ciders, before finishing with a dash of cider brandy. Truly Scrumptious. Find out more...

Join a Cookery Course at Demuth's Cookery School

Whether you're a complete beginner or an accomplished home cook, these courses provide inspiration and ideas. Demuths Cookery School is run by one of the UK's leading vegetarian chefs Rachel Demuth, who owned award winning Demuths Restaurant for 26 years. She is joined by a team of experienced chef tutors who teach an exciting and varied selection of vegetarian courses for all abilities from beginner to accomplished cook. Choose from Diploma courses, weekend, day courses, master classes, half-day and evening sessions. Best of all, discover how to cook with delicious local produce while enjoying the company of like-minded people. Find out more...

Get Crafty at The Makery

The Makery craft centre (as seen on the BBC’s Dragon’s Den) offers a range of hands-on workshops. Laid-back yet highly informative, you can get to grips with creating clothes, accessories, decorations, lampshades, blinds, cushions and more. Find out more...