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.


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


Symonds Yat Rock

Internationally renowned viewpoint with fantastic views over the Wye Valley

Picnic Sites and Viewpoints in or near Coleford


Highnam Church - Holy Innocents

History and Heritage in or near Gloucester


Whitestone

Woodland walks lead from the picnic area where there are seats over looking the Wye

Picnic Sites and Viewpoints in or near Tintern


Penallt Old Church

History and Heritage in or near Monmouth


Lydney Harbour

History and Heritage in or near Lydney


Nagshead Nature Reserve

RSPB reserve managed in partnership with the Forestry Commission

Natural World in or near Parkend


Kempley Church - St Edwards

History and Heritage in or near Newent


St Briavels Church - St Mary's The Virgin

History and Heritage in or near St Briavels


Cyril Hart Arboretum

Natural World in or near Cinderford


Wenchford

Woodland walks, picnic and permanent BBQ facilities are available and free to use

Picnic Sites and Viewpoints in or near Cinderford


Church of St Mary and St David, Kilpeck

History and Heritage in or near Hereford