- Englands Most Rural County
Herefordshire - the county of unspoilt countryside, market towns of distinctive character and a wealth of varied landscapes - from the Historic City of Hereford to fascinating villages. The richness of the natural environment forms a backdrop to a more leisurely pace of life and where innovation and inspiration blend with the County's historic rural past.
Many Inns, Pubs and Restaurants serve delicious selections of locally grown produce with the county boasting many award-winning establishments.
Gardens open to visitors offer a unique glimpse of the elegance of past times from formal to cottage-style all still nurtured by enthusiasts.
The market towns of Ross-on-Wye, Ledbury, Bromyard, Leominster and Kington warmly welcome visitors throughout the seasons.
At the heart of the County of Herefordshire is the ancient City of Hereford set on the banks of the River Wye is a delightful mixture of historic and contemporary architecture and although a city, it has a distinctive and friendly market town feel.
Herefordshire is a secret well worth discovering, tucked away on the border with Wales yet within an hour of Birmingham and the motorway networks. Close enough to be accessible but a million miles away from the pressures of urban life.
Herefordshire is a county of rolling, green countryside interrupted by villages steeped in history and interest. There's plenty to see and do but there's no escaping the sense of peace and fresh air. You're guaranteed to depart with your personal well-being ‘fuel tank' on Full!