Sights of the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

Discover our Sights of the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

You don't need to spend money to have fun!  Find one of the many viewpoints overlooking the Wye to take the best pictures.  Take your tea to a picnic site in the heart of the Forest.  Learn about our history and heritage or simply walk and enjoy nature.


Piercefield Walk and Viewpoints

Picnic Sites and Viewpoints in or near Chepstow


Awre Church - St Andrews

History and Heritage in or near Lydney


Abenhall Church - St Michaels

History and Heritage in or near Mitcheldean


Hartpury Church - St Mary's

History and Heritage in or near Gloucester


Kempley Church - St Mary's

History and Heritage in or near Newent


Beechenhurst Lodge Vistor Centre

Beechenhurst lies in the heart of the forest, and is a great place to start your adventure. Discover the Sculpture Trail, play area, cafe, shop and climbing tower.

Picnic Sites and Viewpoints in or near Coleford


Cyril Hart Arboretum

Natural World in or near Cinderford


Symonds Yat Rock

Picnic Sites and Viewpoints in or near Coleford


Nagshead Nature Reserve

Natural World in or near Parkend


Newent Church - St Mary's

History and Heritage in or near Newent


Lydney Harbour

History and Heritage in or near Lydney


The Severn Bore

Natural World in or near Westbury-on-Severn