Cheddar Gorge Bid

Monday 10th June 2013

Cheddar Gorge 8thCheddar Gorge- bid to become the 8th Wonder of the world!

The Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) Unit is urging the public to vote for Cheddar Gorge in an online competition. Cheddar Gorge is listed amongst 300 entries and is the most iconic site within the AONB with the highest inland cliffs in the UK and offering stunning views.

You can vote once a day until 30th September on the Virtual Tourist Contest Vote page.

The wonder with the most votes will be crowned the winner and will be featured in an American national broadcast TV segment on a popular program as well as receive a massive media relations campaign push from VirtualTourist.

Cheddar Gorge was nominated by Cheddar Caves and Gorge,   “It’s wonderful to have a nomination from every corner of the world so we are thrilled to receive Cheddar Gorge  as a nomination” said Giampiero Ambrosi, General Manager VirtualTourist  “As one of the best travel guide resources on the web, members and visitors to our site have been to almost every country in the world.  We are eager to see which landmark they will choose to be crowned the 8th Wonder of the World.”