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 1 – Caldicot 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 2 – Old 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 3 – Shire 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 4 – White Castle Vineyard, Abergavenny
Visitors are warmly invited to visit White Castle Vineyard to experience the beauty and tranquillity of this rural setting.
Stop 5 – Afternoon 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.