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12 pictures that will make you head straight to Glastonbury Tor

PUBLISHED: 11:38 26 January 2018 | UPDATED: 12:37 26 January 2018

Golden light on Glastonbury Tor (c) MinistryOfJoy / Thinkstock

Golden light on Glastonbury Tor (c) MinistryOfJoy / Thinkstock

William D Fergus McNeill

Rich in history and legend, National Trust’s Glastonbury Tor is a pleasure to trek up and admire St Michael’s Tower. We choose 12 pictures that will make you want to visit Somerset’s iconic monument immediately

There’s nothing quite like hiking up to the top of Glastonbury Tor in the sunshine.

Glastonbury Tor

Wrap up warm and explore during the winter months, we promise you won’t be disappointed!

Tor in the snow

Maybe you’re an early riser who would like to see the Tor at sunrise?

Glastonbury Tor at sunrise

Or perhaps you’d prefer to admire the monument at night?

Glastonbury Tor at Midnight

It even looks beautiful shrouded in mist!

Glastonbury Tor skyline

Standing proudly on top of the lush Somerset countryside…

Glastonbury Tor

…surrounded by patchwork fields…

Glastonbury tor.

It’s little wonder visitors flock to the iconic monument.

Glastonbury Tor

Looking stunning up close...


…and admired from a distance...

Legendary Glastonbury Tor in Somerset

…and a pleasure to see from above…


…whatever the view, we won’t be surprised if you want to run up those stairs to get to the top!

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