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Lydbrook is a small village in the heart of the Forest of Dean, but only a couple of minutes from the River Wye. The village has a couple of pubs, churches, and restaurants as well as a small supermarket and na great fish and chip shop - everything you need for a perfect group self catering holiday.
Whether you are looking for an action-packed, adrenalin-fuelled holiday or a relaxing and quiet short break, the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley has a wonderful range of outdoor activities, with something to suit all tastes and abilities: walking, cycling, canoeing, and much much more
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Annual Events: If you're organising a weekend away or planning a longer holiday in the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley and don't know where to start, then take a look at some of the suggestions on http//www.wyedeantourism.co.uk or http//www.fweb.org.uk Each itinerary has its own theme and highlights some of the best activities and attractions the area has to offer. Whether you want luxury or an adventure, there is something to visit for everyone - every day. Try: • The Royal Route • Magical Merlin • Myths and Magic, • Touring the Border, • In the Forest , • Food Glorious Food, • The Church Trail, • Gourmet Experience, • Heritage Hunt. To find out what's on in the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley click on http://www.wyedeantourism.co.uk/whatson
Recommended Places to Eat Out: Within walking distance there's the Forge Hammer Pub, the Indian Spice Restaurant and the Organic Cafe. Within 5 minutes drive there's The Mill Race and the Inn on the Wye. Within 10 minutes drive there's the towns of Ross on Wye, Monmouth and Coleford, all of which have their own excellent eateries
Local Sports: Explore the Forest of Dean, and discover a fascinating heritage unlike anywhere else in England – with lots of things to see and do with the kids from museums and historic buildings, to castles and ancient churches. Learn about industrial archaeology.