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Explore Monmouthshire - 1 Day Itinerary

There’s much to see and do in Monmouthshire. Whether you prefer the great outdoors, uncovering history or a little bit of luxury, we’ve got it all covered with this one day itinerary.

Stop 1Caldicot Castle
Start the day at Caldicot Castle. Built by the Normans, the castle later became a Victorian era family home. The castle is surrounded by 55 acres of idyllic country park.

Stop 2Old Station, Tintern
The Old Station, Tintern is a beautiful, award-winning country park in the Wye Valley. Take in the scenery with delicious cakes, sandwiches and icecreams in the
café, a former Victorian railway station ticket office.

Stop 3Shire Hall, Monmouth
Shire Hall is an historic Grade I listed building, and was the scene of the infamous Chartist trials of 1840. View the courtroom and descend to the cells to see where the defendants were kept.

Stop 4White Castle Vineyard, Abergavenny
Visitors are warmly invited to visit White Castle Vineyard to experience the beauty and tranquillity of this rural setting.

Stop 5Afternoon tea at the Angel Hotel
Treat yourself to a sumptuous afternoon tea at Abergavenny’s Angel Hotel, winners of numerous awards over the years. Indulge with a wide selection of teas, sandwiches, pastries and cakes.