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Cycling in the Forest of Dean & Wye Valley

Great Cycling

Whatever your ability

Symonds Yat, Forest of Dean and Wye Valley

Symonds Yat Rock

Enjoy the stunning views from this internationally famous viewpoint.

Family fun at Wenchford, Forest of Dean

Lydney Docks

On the bank of the River Severn

View from Devil's Pulpit, Wye Valley

Tintern Abbey

The wonders of Tintern and its glorious Abbey viewed from Devil's Pulpit on the Offa's Dyke Path.

Newent Onion Fayre - 13 September

Abergavenny Food Festival

18 to 20 September

The River Wye

A water playground


Welcome to the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley Area – the perfect all year round, all weather holiday destination! 

Discover a host of great activities and entertainment … for adventure-seekers, we have mountain biking, cycle tracks, zip-wires, kayaking, for explorers there’s a great range of attractions, from the magical Puzzlewood to caves and steam trains, and for something more relaxing, enjoy the Sculpture trail, our many walks, the spectacular views and our many castles, museums and cathedrals.

Is the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean your #homeofsport? Simply share a picture of yourself enjoying your favourite sporting activity - walking, cycling, canoeing, flying through the trees - and either tweet it using the #homeofsport and #deanwye hashtag or upload it to VisitEngland's website! 


Wye Valley and Forest of Dean Attractions Activities and Shopping Guide
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Wye Valley and Forest of Dean Eating Out Guide
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Explore the cycle routes in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean
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Businesses that support tourism in the Forest of Dean & Wye Valley
The Forest of Dean & Wye Valley is a perfect location to watch the Rugby World Cup in 2015.  Close to Gloucester and Cardiff.
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The Forest of Dean and Wye Valley is alive with colour and wildlife, and ready to welcome you to enjoy a fun filled break – it’s really time to set your spirit free this year and discover the wonders of this special part of the world – a magical place in all seasons … Enjoy a walk, ride or canoe adventure, fly through the trees or scramble along the rocks, mooch the craft shops and discover artisan crafts, savour locally produced food and drink, and delight in the many things to do and places to visit and of course, the fresh air and freedom.

Whether you’re here for a day or thinking of staying longer, we’ve a host of attractions and activities to enjoy and a fabulous array of accommodation, from camping holidays, to cosy cottages, logs cabin amongst the trees, friendly hotels or B&Bs to choose from.

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Read the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean Tourism Association Blog

Newent Cycling Loop

Newly published is a 28 mile circular cycle route exploring the lanes of north west Gloucestershire..Read more..

Reasons to visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this bank holiday

Creativity and Cream Tea At Hot Pot Pottery tea-room and gallery in Christchurch, you can soak up th..Read more..

Wye Valley beer wins gold medal

  Proving, once again, that she’s of superior taste, Wye Valley Brewery’s Dorothy Goodbody has ..Read more..

“Can’t repeat the past? Why of course you can” – Jay Gatsby

On Friday 11th September, The Angel Hotel, Abergavenny, is hosting A Flapper’s Evening in associat..Read more..