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.


Cyril Hart Arboretum

Natural World in or near Cinderford


May Hill

Picnic Sites and Viewpoints in or near Newent


Lancaut and Wintours Leap

Picnic Sites and Viewpoints in or near Chepstow


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


Royal Forest Route

Picnic Sites and Viewpoints in or near Cinderford


Cannop Ponds

Picnic Sites and Viewpoints in or near Coleford


Ruardean Church - St Johns

History and Heritage in or near Lydbrook


Hartpury Church - St Mary's

History and Heritage in or near Gloucester


Devil’s Pulpit

Picnic Sites and Viewpoints in or near Tintern


Woolaston Church - St Andrews

History and Heritage in or near Lydney


Lydney Harbour

History and Heritage in or near Lydney


Highnam Church - Holy Innocents

History and Heritage in or near Gloucester