Symonds Yat is located on the English Welsh border, approximately 10 miles north of Monmouth and a short drive from Hereford. Symonds Yat is a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts, seeking outdoor pursuits such as canoeing which is ideal as Symonds Yat rapids are very popular.
The Symonds Yat rapids are ideal for novice paddlers seeking their first white water experience. The rapids are formed when the River Wye diverts around a small island.
Upstream of the rapids is placid water and tour boats operate in this section with places to eat and drink and sit and enjoy the beautiful surroundings. Car parking is at hand and gets very busy in the summer months.
Symonds Yat has plenty of accommodation to hand with campsites, caravan parks, guesthouses, hotels and bunkhouses in the area.
Enjoy your stay in Symonds Yat accommodation and hope you return to explore more of Herefordshire.
A view from Symonds Yat Rock