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The Dundas Aqueduct carries the Kennet and Avon Canal over the river Avon. It is a very important... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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A lovely spot on the canal

I love a good canal walk and this is one of my favourite spots on a canal. There is something a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Helen B
Uxbridge, United Kingdom
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The spectacular Dundas Aqueduct on the Kennet & Avon Canal is a Scheduled Ancient Monument. That means it’s as important as Stonehenge!
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Dundas Aqueduct carries the Kennet and Avon Canal over the river Avon. It is a very important structure that was opened in 1801. Parking, cafe, toilets all onsite.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love a good canal walk and this is one of my favourite spots on a canal. There is something a little surreal about watching a canal barge going over a bridge. It's good to walk down the steps to check out the view of...More

Thank Helen B
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

There was no sign saying ‘Dundas Aqueduct’ so look for the sign saying ‘Canal visitor centre.’ The first car park was full, and hard to get out of if there are no parking spots, so skip that and go to the overflow car park. There...More

Thank Dave b
Reviewed July 13, 2018

Parking is a rip off, as is all parking around Bath. They seem to be actually discouraging people from visiting this area, unless you come by bike or train. The aqueduct itself is pleasant, not the biggest, longest, highest or oldest. Just a pleasant place...More

1  Thank RovingCivilEngineer
Reviewed June 20, 2018

The views from the Aqueduct were breathtaking and the flowers and bees made it a beautiful walk for us.

1  Thank ebbiecot
Reviewed June 4, 2018

A good place to visit with family to see some of the historical heritage of the canal system. The cafe was very busy but the girl providing the service was excellent

Thank ReydeJamon
Reviewed November 6, 2017

What could be better than walking the beautiful canal on a sunny autumn day and arriving at this magnificent structure? If getting away from the crowds and communing with nature is what relaxes you then take a trip to the Dundas Aqueduct.

Thank Carole C
Reviewed October 1, 2017

It was great to see the narrow boats silently making their way down the canal. A great spot for lunch. There is some information about the canal system near the cafe. There are cycling paths along the canal.

1  Thank GreyNomads888
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights at the MacDonald Spa hotel next to Bath's Sydney gardens and the Kennet and Avon canal intending to ride our electric bikes along the tow path but the Autumnal weather was too wet and windy so we drove to the aqueduct,...More

1  Thank Susan B
Reviewed August 20, 2017

This is a great place for a walk, cycle or boat ride. Easy and safe place to get around, you can hire boats and canoes from the local vendor. The cafe has lots of outside seating and sells, coffees, teas, hot food and ice creams....More

Thank Liane D
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