Once a busy industrial canal wharf, Hungerford Wharf is now a picture of tranquility. And a great place to start exploring the beautiful Kennet & Avon Canal!
Address: High Street, Town Centre, Hungerford, RG17 0DN
Visit time: 3hr - 4hrs
Price: Once you're parked up, it won't cost you a thing
Parking: There is pay & display parking available in town. There is parking on the High Street, Church Street and Station Road
Toilets: For customers of the local pub/café
Take a boat trip and discover more about the Kennet & Avon Canal
Historic Market Town, Kintbury, Crofton Beam Engines
You should see some narrowboats
Tea Shop and Traditional Family Restaurant
Restaurant, cafe, bar
Canal boat holidays (self-drive)
There are benches dotted along the canal
Hungerford to Newbury
You may see:
Lush green water meadows, weeping willows, water voles, kingfishers, sparkling chalk streams, quirky canal bridges - it's difficult to believe that all this lies just a short stroll along the towpath!