Newport is surrounded by beautiful landscapes including the Wye Valley, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the undulating Vale of Usk, famous for its salmon fishing, the Brecon Beacons National Park and Forest of Dean – both less than an hour’s drive from Newport.

Take a look at the Newport 360 brochure to read about the places and people of Newport from a visitor’s perspective. 

Places to visit

Roman Caerleon

Transporter Bridge

Tredegar House

Newport Medieval Ship

Newport Museum and Art Gallery

Public art trail

St Woolos Cathedral

Fourteen Locks Canal Centre

Newport Wetlands Reserve

Walk the Newport Explorer trail


Local visitor information centres in Newport.