Welcome to Visit Markyate Places
The Walkfo guide to things to do & explore in Markyate

Visit Markyate PlacesVisit Markyate places using Walkfo for free guided tours of the best Markyate places to visit. A unique way to experience Markyate’s places, Walkfo allows you to explore Markyate as you would a museum or art gallery with audio guides.

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Markyate is a village and civil parish in north-west Hertfordshire. It is close to the border with Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire. When you visit Markyate, Walkfo brings Markyate places to life as you travel by foot, bike, bus or car with a mobile phone & headphones.


Markyate Places Overview: History, Culture & Facts about Markyate

Visit Markyate – Walkfo’s stats for the places to visit

With 21 audio plaques & Markyate places for you to explore in the Markyate area, Walkfo is the world’s largest heritage & history digital plaque provider. The AI continually learns & refines facts about the best Markyate places to visit from travel & tourism authorities (like Wikipedia), converting history into an interactive audio experience.

Markyate history

Markyate lies on the Roman road of Watling Street, approximately halfway between St Albans and Dunstable. A Benedictine convent was founded in 1145 in a wood just north of the village. The priory was dissolved around 1537, following the Suppression of Religious Houses Act.

Markyate geography / climate

Markyate historically straddled Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire until boundary changes in 1897. The name of the village has had several former variants, including Market Street and Mergyate. The village lies near the junction of the A5183 Watling Street and the B4540 for Luton and Caddington.

Why visit Markyate with Walkfo Travel Guide App?

Visit Markyate PlacesYou can visit Markyate places with Walkfo Markyate to hear history at Markyate’s places whilst walking around using the free digital tour app. Walkfo Markyate has 21 places to visit in our interactive Markyate map, with amazing history, culture & travel facts you can explore the same way you would at a museum or art gallery with information audio headset. With Walkfo, you can travel by foot, bike or bus throughout Markyate, being in the moment, without digital distraction or limits to a specific walking route. Our historic audio walks, National Trust interactive audio experiences, digital tour guides for English Heritage locations are available at Markyate places, with a AI tour guide to help you get the best from a visit to Markyate & the surrounding areas.

“Curated content for millions of locations across the UK, with 21 audio facts unique to Markyate places in an interactive Markyate map you can explore.”

Walkfo: Visit Markyate Places Map
21 tourist, history, culture & geography spots


  Markyate historic spots

  Markyate tourist destinations

  Markyate plaques

  Markyate geographic features

Walkfo Markyate tourism map key: places to see & visit like National Trust sites, Blue Plaques, English Heritage locations & top tourist destinations in Markyate


Best Markyate places to visit

Markyate has places to explore by foot, bike or bus. Below are a selection of the varied Markyate’s destinations you can visit with additional content available at the Walkfo Markyate’s information audio spots:


Visit Markyate plaques

Markyate Plaques 0
Markyate has 0 physical plaques in tourist plaque schemes for you to explore via Walkfo Markyate plaques audio map when visiting. Plaques like National Heritage’s “Blue Plaques” provide visual geo-markers to highlight points-of-interest at the places where they happened – and Walkfo’s AI has researched additional, deeper content when you visit Markyate using the app. Experience the history of a location when Walkfo local tourist guide app triggers audio close to each Markyate plaque. Currently No Physical Plaques.