Lyndhurst is known as the “Capital of the New Forest”. The district council and the Verderers’ Court are based here. A popular tourist location with many shops, good food choices from its cafés, restaurants, pubs, b&bs, hotels, art galleries and places of historical interest.
Bolton’s Bench as pictured above is one of the New Forest’s most iconic visitor attractions. This great mound was created by the Duke of Bolton in the 18th century. From it you can get a good view of Lyndhurst and the surrounding area.