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Out and about in the Chilterns

The Chilterns cover the counties of Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire & Bedfordshire and is an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Most people come on daytrips for walking, cycling and horse riding and there are other interesting adventures along the way.

The Chilterns in Oxfordshire cover an area from Goring, Wallingford, Henley on Thames and Watlington to Chinnor.

Near Watlington is Christmas Common Woods and the ridge that runs along the hills allow spectacular views over the countryside below.

A number of words located close to Christmas Common Village near Watlington include Watlington Hill, Lower Dean Woods, Fire Wood, Queen Wood, College Wood, Greenfield Copse and Howe Wood.

Out and about in the Chilterns you will be able to take in the lovely walks with lots of wildlife, birds including Red Kites which have been re-introduced to the area.

Between Henley on Thames and Marlow is the village of Hambledon with its picturesque cottages around an open square and the 14th century church. There is also old Luxters vineyard winery and brewhouse at Hambledon with its shop and tour.

Whilst in Henley on Thames you can take advantage of the many boat trips on offer from Hobbs & Sons or self hire boats (from J Hooper Boat Hire).

The River and Rowing Museum offers exhibition of river events over the years and a chance to while away some hours looking at the interesting exhibitions.

At nearby Stonor is the beautiful Tudor e-shaped house of Lord and Lady Camoys Stonor House and 14th century chapel.

Out and about in the Chilterns you can also take a 7 mile train ride on the Chinnor and Princes Risborough Railway from the station in Chinnor.

Out and about in the Chilterns
Out and about in Henley
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