The Wye Valley Walk A perfect mix of hill and river walking

 

 
Attractions:

Monmouth to Ross on Wye

  • Goodrich Castle
    An impressively complete medieval castle standing on a wooded hill above the Wye. Begun in the 11th Century by English thegn, Godric (hence the name) it later passed to Norman 'King Maker' William Marshall. In the Civil War it was beseiged, ...
  • Kingfisher Cruises
    40 minute river cruises including a full commentary about local history and river trade. Join boats at their mooring by The Saracen's Head.
  • Wyedean Canoe Hire
    Canoe hire, camping and outdoor equipment shop with adjacent campsite
  • Symonds Yat West Leisure Park
    Funfair, fairground, outdoor assault course and river cruises
  • The Wye Valley Butterfly Zoo
    Tropical butterfly zoo
  • The Stables Craft Centre
    Artists studios featuring work by individual painters, frame and picture restorers, printmakers, photographers and conservators. The studios are open to visits from the public for demonstrations of technique and sale of some ...
  • Dixton Embankment
    Gwent Wildlife Trust nature reserve created from limestone spoil during the building of a terraced buttress to the A40. Rich in limestone grassland plants including pyramidal orchids and bee orchids, as well as butterflies. ...
  • The Amazing Hedge Puzzle
    Maze, museum of mazes and puzzle shop