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

 


Monmouth to Ross on Wye

  • Symonds Yat Rock
    Nationally famous viewpoint with seasonal peregrine falcon viewing platform run by the RSPB in association with the Forestry Commission.
  • Symonds Yat West Leisure Park
    Funfair, fairground, outdoor assault course and river cruises
  • The Wye Valley Butterfly Zoo
    Tropical butterfly zoo
  • 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
  • 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 ...
  • Monmouth Castle and Regimental Museum
    Birthplace of Henry V. Castle was established by William fitz Osbern in the late 11th Century. It changed hands three times during the Civil War, witheld a short siege and was later largely demolished on orders from Cromwell, so not much ...