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

 

 
Attractions:

Monmouth to Ross on Wye

  • Market House Heritage Centre
    17th Century sandstone market house containing details of the history of Ross-on-Wye and the Wye Valley
  • Symonds Yat West Leisure Park
    Funfair, fairground, outdoor assault course and river cruises
  • Wyastone Leys Estate
    Purpose-built classical concert hall running a biennial series of Summer concerts. Origin of Nimbus, the first UK company to mass-produce CDs
  • 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, ...
  • Symonds Yat Rock
    Nationally famous viewpoint with seasonal peregrine falcon viewing platform run by the RSPB in association with the Forestry Commission.
  • 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. ...