The name Buckinghamshire is Anglo-Saxon in origin, named after an Anglo-Saxon landowner. The area has been inhabited for thousands of years and boasts a rich history from the Celtic and Roman periods.
Buckinghamshire is a very popular area of the country for camping due to its proximity and easy access to London, with Milton Keynes its largest town. A new city, Milton Keynes is surrounded by lush countryside and offers something for all the family; from thrilling adventure sports to ancient history.
There are over 4,500 acres of parkland, rivers, lakes and woodland to explore, as well as live music at the National Bowl, free exhibitions at the Milton Keynes Gallery, fascinating museums and fantastic farmer’s markets.
All campsites in Milton Keynes offer plenty of activities with major attractions within easy reach. With attractions including the Roald Dahl museum in Aylesbury, Stowe gardens, Long Crendon Courthouse, Silverstone race circuit, and the Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, camping in Milton Keynes is the perfect holiday for all the family.
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Gullivers Milton Keynes
This is a popular campsite for families and children, with a theme park on the doorstep and plenty to do in the local area. Gulliver’s Milton Keynes theme park has been designed especially for children aged between two and thirteen and features a variety of rides, and the Dinosaur and farm park.
Other attractions nearby include Willen Lake, which provides access to a number of watersports, the Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre, Silverstone – home of Formula 1 – and the local town of Milton Keynes with its shopping centre, cinema complex, ice rink and indoor ski slope.