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.


Wenchford

Picnic Sites and Viewpoints in or near Cinderford


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


Awre Church - St Andrews

History and Heritage in or near Lydney


Monmouth Church - St Mary's Priory

Extensively rebuilt in 1737, with only the original tower and redesigned spire retained, it was considered to be too small by nineteenth century standards and underwent major renovations in 1881.

History and Heritage in or near Monmouth


Royal Forest Route

Picnic Sites and Viewpoints in or near Cinderford


Highnam Church - Holy Innocents

History and Heritage in or near Gloucester


The Kymin

Picnic Sites and Viewpoints in or near Monmouth


Newent Lake Park

Natural World in or near Newent


Dymock Church - St Mary's

History and Heritage in or near Newent


Dark Hill Iron Works

History and Heritage in or near Coleford


Newent Church - St Mary's

History and Heritage in or near Newent


Cannop Ponds

Picnic Sites and Viewpoints in or near Coleford