Short Breaks in Monmouth
The county of Monmouthshire is situated in south-east Wales. The Black Mountains are found to the north of the county, the Severn Estuary can be found to the south and the River Wye to the east. Principal towns in Monmouthshire include Monmouth, Abergavenny, Chepstow,
The county has an abundance of castles deriving from Wales's turbulent history - such as the ones at Chepstow & Raglan. For walkers there are several trails and walks that can be discovered throughout the county such as the Offa's Dyke Path. Or relax in one of the many local parks such as the one at Pontypool.
There are many places to visit in the area such as the spectacular ruins of Llanthony Priory & Tintern Abbey, the outstanding views from The Kymin hill, Abergavenny Museum in the grounds of Abergavenny Castle and Chepstow racecourse.