Known locally as Beartown, the pretty market town of Congleton is perfectly placed for a weekend getaway to Cheshire’s Peak District.
Congleton has plenty of attractions that are perfect for a great day out in Cheshire.
Make like Moll Flanders at Little Moreton Hall, or come over all Mr Darcy at Capesthorne Hall.
Stroll along the River Dane, cycle the Biddulph Valley Way or walk to the atmospheric ruins of Mow Cop Castle.
Take a walking tour around the town and discover Congleton’s hidden history, then sit back and relax in one of Congleton’s many bars and restaurants.