Windsor Castle crowned UK’s best tourist attraction
WINDSOR Castle has been crowned as the UK’s Best One-Day Attraction.
Researchers at maintenance brand Prestone analyzed the data to compare all of the UK’s castles, palaces and national heritage sites.
For each destination, the data looked at the average monthly temperature, precipitation, visitor ratings, and Google search interest to give the ultimate clue of where to go on your next trip.
And Windsor Castle made it into the top 10 best tourist attractions, ranking very well for Google searches and low average rainfall.
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Blenheim Palace and the Tower of London took top spots as Britain’s best heritage attractions, ranking very high for their overall rating.
The attractions of South East England have outperformed those in other parts of the country, mainly thanks to their reliable summer weather.
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In fact, no attraction in northern England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland makes it into the top 10, although these destinations are renowned for their rich history and culture.
This is all due to the weather, with higher average precipitation and lower average temperatures affecting the score.