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Forest of Dean & Wye Valley Tour Guides

Stunning Scenery and centuries of history. Fully guided coach tours or guided walks in the Royal Forest of Dean and Lower Wye Valley. Talks on the area.

Attraction in or near Coleford


Whether you're staying in the area or just visiting for a few hours, we can help you get the most out of your visit to the Forest of Dean or Wye Valley. Your Official Tour Guide will provide you with an informative yet entertaining experience that will leave you wanting to come back for more. We have guides that specialse in the folklore, history, architecture, and nature of the area. Just name your interests and we'll do our best to ensure you enjoy an unforgettable visit to the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley.

  • We are the official tour guides and walking guides for the Forest of Dean and Lower Wye Valley.
  • We can organise and lead a guided walk for your party.
  • We can accompany your coach or cars and provide commentary on the area.
  • We can provide a talk for your group

Forest of Dean & Wye Valley Tour GuidesWalking Group Holidays

We regularly guide walking groups who have arranged a walking holiday or weekend break in the Forest of Dean or Wye Valley. Consider the benefits:

  • Local guide with an in-depth knowledge of the area.
  • We can arrange routes to suit your interests and ability. You do not need additional time planning and testing the routes.
  • We can help you to plan accommodation.
  • We can suggest local activities and attractions that may be of interest on non-walking days.

Coach Tours

  • Bespoke tours to suit needs of individual groups
  • Help with arranging your tour venue and refreshments
  • Helping with securing discounts at attractions
  • Local Knowledge - we live here, we know which roads are open, which are closed, which venues accept coaches, which roads are suitable for your coach, what's going on.
  • Reliability - we are not a 'one-man-band', we have 'back-up' qualified guides to step in if necessary.
  • Trained Guides - we are the official guides for the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley.


Our Tour Guides specialise in the unique folklore, history and stories of the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley. Our 8 trained tour guides all live locally and can give your group an unforgettable talk on our area. These are some of our talks but if you have a particular interest not covered, please let us know.

  • A Forest walk from your armchair - See the best of the Forest and Wye Valley without a long slog
  • Down the Wye without a paddle - 200 years of tourism from Ross to Chepstow
  • The Mysterious Forest - Spooky stories from the Dean and Wye
  • May Hill musings - poets in and around the Forest of Dean
  • Iron and coal - where is it? - There were lots mines in the Forest but how you can spot them today?
  • A Tale of Two Rivers - the Wistful Wye and the Savage Severn
  • Forest Heroes - Forest personalities from the past including Horatio Nelson, Dennis Potter and J.K. Rowling
  • The Forest of Dean - why is it special? - Verderers, sheep badgers, free mines and much more
  • The Royal Forest - From the Normans to the Windsors

Opening Times

Our guides are availble all year.


  • Activities
  • Attraction
  • Children welcome
  • Facilities for groups
  • Group Activities
  • Level Test
  • Sport
  • Walking


O/S Ref: SO 612119

Enter your start address:

  • Coleford

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