Situated near Exmoor's highest village Wheddon Cross, Snowdrop Valley is one of Europe's most popular destinations. Draper's Way, this heavenly valley is normally termed, begins its operations in February; tourists are to see blooming snowdrops covering the whole valley touching the dazzling, white snow. Imagine yourself as if you're in the middle of an enchanting scenario that is improved by the tranquility of the River Avill; this is exactly what you will surely experience when you're in the valley.
Spiritual monks who stayed for more than a centennial in a beautiful monastery near to Somerset started the planting of these beautiful seas of flowers. The flowers are the indication of Virgin Mary's immaculacy which is famous during the celebration of Candlemas, a long-established Christian holiday.
Apart from the spectacular scenery, Exmoor also boosts an outstanding and top rated hotels such as the Exmoor White Horse Inn. Tourists can journey to the entrance of Snowdrop Valley by a pre-schedule bus tour that runs every 30 minutes throughout the day. Well, if you want to witness more eye-catching sights then a 45-minute hike from Wheddon Cross to the valley is a great alternative. You can also have a walk at Cutcombe and walk past the numerous beautiful spots such as the Victorian-era cottages or its village churches. After that, go back to town through the bus ride and continue your memorable Spring Break on Exmoor.
In order to reach Snowdrop Valley, you must track a very spherical, downhill road. The uneven, limited paths add thrill in your trip to the valley. Nevertheless, cars are forbidden to enter this place. Aside from that, you can't also pick the snowdrops to make sure that every visitor will get to see the attractiveness of snowdrops that has been blooming in this area for almost 500 years already.
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