We provide a manual with many personal (road tested!) recommendations for a perfect day out. Most no more than a 30 minute drive away, many much nearer.www.wyevalleyvisitorcentre.co.uk
The above are all just a few minutes walk away from us in one location. Amazing range of superb activities in one spot (plus on site café and within easy reach of other local hostelries!). Recommended.
Narrow gauge railway in Forest of Dean with unlimited trips, woodland walks, picnics, treehouses, treasure hunt and indoor village with secret passages.
Magical maze of woodland paths and Roman open iron workings , with moss covered rocks as seen in ‘Merlin’ and other TV/film series.
Incredible extensive system of underground caves and tunnels, mined for iron ore since the Iron Age.
Lovely 5 acre forest location; adventure playground, history of Forest, reconstructed Victorian foresters cottage, charcoal burners camp, animals, café, shop.
Drive yourself or just enjoy the scenic steam train ride through Forest of Dean..
International Centre for Birds of Prey –over 250 birds, 3 daily flying demonstrations, play area and maze, 11 acre rural setting.
Castle, tea rooms, adventure playground, treetop walkway and turret slide, junior assault course, gardens, lakeside walk, picnics, nature trail.
Great place to stay, lovely change to be made so welcome, loved feeding the sheep. Needed for nothing. Will definitely be back again.