Wye Valley & Vale of Usk

Discover the Wye Valley & Vale of Usk. This is the borderland where King Arthur ruled, the Romans bathed, the Normans settled, pilgrims worshipped and Turner sketched. Today it offers dramatic landscapes and nature trails, as well as great food. Learn more about an amazing trip. Visit Wales.

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Two canoes with young children looking forward on the River Wye.

Explore the River Wye

Things to see, eat, drink and do along the banks of the River Wye, from Plynlimon in the Cambrian Mountains to Hay-on-Wye, town of books.
Mountain biking along the top of Hay Bluff.

Guide to Hay-on-Wye

Cathryn Summerhayes' insider guide to activities and adventures in Hay-on-Wye
The Newport Transporter Bridge on a sunny morning.

Newport, South Wales

Where to be and what to do in a city on the rise. Eat, drink, shop, and more.
People outside at festival site - Abergavenny Food Festival.

Insider Guide to Abergavenny

Broadsheet journalist Jude Rogers on what to see, eat, drink and do in the foodie heaven of market town Abergavenny
Chepstow Castle

Spotlight on Chepstow

With a magnificent Norman castle, Chepstow makes a great base from which to explore the Wye Valley.

The Lower Wye Valley from the Eagle's Nest, Wyndcliffe

Wye Valley AONB

With beautiful scenery the Wye Valley is an inspiring place for an active break.

A raft at the Adventure Golf course at the Celtic Manor Resort

A Celtic Manor getaway

The extraordinary Celtic Manor is a brilliant place for an action-packed getaway