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

 

 
Attractions:

Monmouth to Ross on Wye

  • 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. ...
  • 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.
  • 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.