- The legend of King Arthur. Glastonbury Abbey is said to be the fabled island of Avalon,and King Arthur's last resting place. A century story tells of the discovery of Arthur's and Queen Guinevere's grave in the Abbey grounds,
Glastonbury Tor in Somerset, England. Glastonbury Tor is known as being one of the most spiritual sites in the country. It’s a beautiful place to walk, unwind and relax. Distance from Shaftesbury to Glastonbury Tor is 30 miles
The pathway up Glastonbury Tor to St. Michael's Tower, Somerset, England, all that is left of the St. People travel far and wide to make private pilgrimage to this spot where King Arthur is said to have come to die.