Every Landscape has a Story to Tell

Approaching the Falkirk Wheel © Rory Walsh RGS-IBG Discovering Britain

Every Landscape has a Story to Tell

Kelston Round Hill, Saltford © Rory Walsh RGS-IBG Discovering Britain

Every Landscape has a Story to Tell

Mid Craven Fault, Settle © Tony Stephens

Every Landscape has a Story to Tell

London Bridge artwork © Rory Walsh RGS-IBG Discovering Britain

Every Landscape has a Story to Tell

Lavender fields, Shoreham © Thomas Alexander

Every Landscape has a Story to Tell

Ben Nevis © Helen Rawling RGS-IBG Discovering Britain

Every Landscape has a Story to Tell

Dungeness © Caroline Millar RGS-IBG Discovering Britain

Where would you like to go?

Browse Map by Region

How long have you got?

  • 3-5 hrs

Walks

  • A longer walk: 3-8 miles
  • 1-2 hrs

Trails

  • A short stroll: 1-3 miles
  • 15 mins

Viewpoints

  • A quick stop-off: 0-½ mile
  • 5 mins

Aerial

  • Britain from the Air

Which landscape would you like to explore?

Urban

Rural

Coastal

Discovering Britain brings geography alive for everyone. You don’t have to go to glaciers to find geography. You can be an explorer in your own neighbourhood.

Nicholas Crane, President, Royal Geographical Society (with IBG)

Discover what's on your doorstep or go further afield

Tour de Yorkshire

Whitby, Bradford, the North York Moors, Halifax, Haworth, Sheffield and more ...

We've several free activities near le Tour route -  take your pick on our Yorkshire page

Orcadian graffiti

viewpoint

How have past pilgrims made their mark on Orkney?

  • 15 mins

Sea feud cocktail

trail

Explore how a scenic site helps and hinders Padstow

  • 90 mins
  • 1 ¼ miles

Bringing water to the city

walk

Discover the spectacular dams and reservoirs of the Elan Valley in mid Wales

  • 6 miles

From Shetland to Southend, from Brecon to Belfast, discover the stories behind the places you thought you knew and find some new favourites.