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Reviewed November 7, 2018
JethrotheMutant
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Oulton Broad, United Kingdom
Aqueduct

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

Reviewed August 24, 2018
rayrest
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Ashford, 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 November 7, 2018

This a beautiful place It is a tribute to our ancestors who without computers managed to build such magnificent structured

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank JethrotheMutant
Reviewed August 24, 2018 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.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rayrest
Reviewed August 20, 2018

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

Date of experience: August 2018
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

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank daveb916
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

Date of experience: October 2017
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.

Date of experience: June 2018
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

Date of experience: May 2018
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.

Date of experience: October 2017
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.

Date of experience: October 2017
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

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank V4048SKsusanb
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