Kennet and Avon Canal

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Kennet and Avon Canal

Meandering 87 miles and passing through beautiful, tranquil and unspoilt scenery within the North Wessex Downs AONB between Devizes and Newbury, the Kennet and Avon Canal is one of the most picturesque waterways in Britain. Discover an abundance of plant and wildlife, bustling market towns, picturesque villages and historic monuments along the way. An excellently maintained towpath makes it ideal to explore by bike or on foot, as well as by boat. And, of course, there are plenty of waterside pubs and restaurants to watch the world float by.


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