Fordingbridge Tourist Information

Seven Arched Bridge, Fordingbridge

Seven Arched Bridge, Fordingbridge

Fordingbridge village nestles on the northwestern edge of the National Park and is set in a scenic location alongside the banks of the River Avon. The village is famous for its seven arched bridge which is one of the most photographed landmarks in the New Forest. Home to a number of historic attractions, the town is also ideal for walkers with The Avon Path Valley passing through. Take a trip to the Fordingbridge Museum with its exhibitions on the smuggler Captain Jack Diamond and eccentric artist, Augustus John. Another place of note is Rockbourne Roman Villa with history dating back to the Iron Age.

There are plenty of period holiday cottages near Fordingbridge ideal for both families and a romantic break. Dogs are also welcome in many cottages and B&Bs in the area, all in close proximity to a choice of New Forest walks. Choose an elegant holiday apartment or a comfortable Bed & Breakfast with facilities for walkers and cyclists available and a great location just a short stroll from the village centre. There is also a good choice of holiday parks and caravan sites near Fordingbridge ideal for people exploring the larger New Forest area. Search for availability online and book your ideal Fordingbridge accommodation today.

Michelle is an experienced travel writer with iknow and has travelled extensively across the UK, Spain, Portugal and the USA. When she’s not busy writing for iknow she enjoys spending time touring museums and art galleries and seeking out the best independent shops in Manchester and Leeds.