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Diglis Basin

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Planning your visit

Address: Diglis Basin, Diglis Road, Worcester, WR5 3BW View on Google map

Price: Once you're parked up, it won't cost you a thing

Toilets: None on site

Diglis Basin is where the Worcester and Birmingham Canal meets the awesome River Severn. It's a great starting point for exploring the canal and river, and is just on the edge of the city of Worcester.

Take a leisurely post-Sunday lunch stroll around Diglis Marina and Worcester Dry Dock before discovering what else this wonderful riverside city has to offer.

Things to do and see

Places to eat:

Boat trips:

Picnic spot:

There are no picnic spots in Diglis Basin itself but there are several on the riverside on the way to the cathedral

Wildlife spotting:

Look out for the resident swans, ducks and moorhens - just remember not to feed them bread!

Getting here

By car - there are pay & display car parks in city centre

By boat - Diglis marina has all the boating facilities you'd expect. Plus see here for water points and sewage disposal. Thinking of going through the locks on to the river Severn? You'll need our River Severn navigation guide.

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