Feel a World Away in Herefordshire

Off the beaten track, under the radar, a hidden gem...call it what you will, the chances are you haven’t yet stumbled upon Herefordshire.

Tucked against the Welsh border, hugged by the Malvern Hills and the Brecon Beacons, Herefordshire is closer than you think. But our wild landscapes, dramatic history, charming market towns, and fabulous local food will make you feel a world away.

We have green space by the (country) mile, along with views that would make any heart soar. Roam our rolling hills, apple orchards and atmospheric woodlands. Perhaps you’ll meet the wild ponies or find a remote castle ruin with many a story to tell. Meander by bike through our picture-perfect ‘black-and-white villages’ or tour the county’s cider and Perry producers. The River Wye is spectacular at any time of year but is extra special when surveyed from a canoe or stand-up paddle-board.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON COVID-19
England is in national lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic. Everyone must stay ay home except for essential purposes. For further guidance, visit https://www.gov.uk/guidance/national-lockdown-stay-at-home

We can't wait to welcome you to Herefordshire later in 2021 -  in the meantime, enjoy planning your trip!

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Ledbury

Fall for the Charms of Ledbury

Potter around the poetry town's eclectic independent shops and historic streets.

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walking

Walking Heaven

From easy ambles to long-distance leg stretchers, Herefordshire is a hiker's dream. Walk our river valleys, steep ridges and green hills.

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Black and white village

Follow the Black & White Village Trail

Travel this picture-perfect 40-mile route on foot, by bike or by car to visit Herefordshire's timeless timber-framed villages.

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Trip Ideas

Find fantastic holiday ideas, from family adventures and foodie weekends to walking holidays and cycling breaks.

 

If you have never navigated the Wye, you have seen nothing.

William Gilpin, 1770

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Cider Circuits

Cider Circuits

Herefordshire’s cider is the stuff of legend, so follow our two fantastic Cider Circuits to meet some of the finest local cider and perry producers, whilst journeying through our scenic countryside either on bike or by car.

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Don't Just Take Our Word For It

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Cathedral

Landmark Cathedral

Hereford's iconic Cathedral is a spectacular sight and home to two record-breakers - see the Mappa Mundi, the largest medieval map of the world, as well the biggest surviving Chained Library.

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Brockhampton

National Trust Brockhampton Estate

A medieval gatehouse and manor with moat and a ruined chapel - Brockhampton has the makings of a fairytale. Miles of nature trails and the largest orchards cared for by the National Trust.

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the new inn

New Foodie Destination

Come and feast in Herefordshire! We've got fantastic local food and drink right here.

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stay

Stay Your Way

From luxury hotels to self-catering to glamping and camping.

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outdoor and culture

Outdoor Adventures & Cultural Pursuits

Plan the perfect itinerary for your next getaway.