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?

  • 15 mins

Viewpoints

  • A quick stop-off: 0-½ mile
  • 1-2 hrs

Trails

  • A short stroll: 1-3 miles
  • 3-5 hrs

Walks

  • A longer walk: 3-8 miles

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

My point of view

Find out writer and broadcaster Nicholas Crane's favourite spot in London

Albertopolis

walk

Explore London’s quarter for science and technology, culture and the arts

  • 2 ½ miles

Big Ben

viewpoint

How did a collapsed crater become Britain's highest mountain?

  • 15 mins

Walking with ghosts

trail

Explore the eerie remains of drowned Dunwich

  • 1 hour
  • 1 mile

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