Kington is a great place to base yourself while you are in Herefordshire as a large number of the area’s most popular attractions are within easy driving distance. Two attractions that should top every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous Richard Booth's Bookshop and the iconic Hay Castle. Also, well worth the effort are Bookends and the Llanbister Methodist Church.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area the special place it is. Spend a quiet afternoon admiring the exhibits at the Hereford Cider Museum in Hereford. The area is a treasure trove for art lovers. Don’t miss the Hereford Museum and Art Gallery in Hereford.
Get active in nature at the many picturesque places nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. The ecological parks such as Bron-Yr-Efail Wood in Llandrindod Wells, allow visitors to see the species of flora and fauna which inhabit the area.
While you are here, head to some of the local sights such as Hereford Cathedral in Hereford and the Llanbister War Memorial in Llandrindod Wells. These spots are much-loved by locals and tourists alike. Wander back through Herefordshire’s past by seeing some historic sites, such as Ludlow Castle in Ludlow.
When it’s time to rest your weary feet after discovering the charming streets of Kington, check in to one of the area’s numerous short and long stay accommodation options. The Swan at Hay Hotel, Hay on Wye, the Cliffe Hotel, Ludlow and the Elm Lodge, Ludlow are just three of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.