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.


Kempley Church - St Edwards

History and Heritage in or near Newent


Chepstow Park Wood

Chepstow Park is a large block of woodland with both mature broadleaf and conifer species

Picnic Sites and Viewpoints in or near Tintern


Mitcheldean Church - St Michaels & All Angels

History and Heritage in or near Mitcheldean


Hilston Park

History and Heritage in or near Monmouth


The Kymin

When Admiral Lord Nelson visited the site in 1802 he described it as one of the most beautiful places he had ever seen.

Picnic Sites and Viewpoints in or near Monmouth


Woolaston Church - St Andrews

History and Heritage in or near Lydney


Royal Forest Route

A circular tour of the central forest area visiting the principle points of interest

Natural World in or near Cinderford


Whitestone

Woodland walks lead from the picnic area where there are seats overlooking the Wye Valley

Picnic Sites and Viewpoints in or near Tintern


Brockhampton Church - All Saints

A picture postcard rural Herefordshire village with impressive arts and crafts church

History and Heritage in or near Ross-on-Wye


Dymock Church - St Mary's

History and Heritage in or near Newent


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


Soudley Ponds

A haven for wildlife and the surrounding paths are suitable for the less able and wheelchair users

Natural World in or near Cinderford