St Aldhelms Head - South West Coast Path walk, Swanage

#14 of 51 in Things to do in Swanage
Scenic Walking Area · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Leading through fascinating features of karst, St Aldhelms Head - South West Coast Path walk takes you through chalk grasslands dotted with wildflowers. Among many butterflies attracted to these scents and colors is the rare Lulworth skipper--keep your eyes peeled, and your camera ready at hand. The route is perfect for a sunny English afternoon. To visit St Aldhelms Head - South West Coast Path walk and get the most from your holiday in Swanage, create itinerary details personal to you using our Swanage online visit planner.
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  • Nice circular walk past the Marines memorial, then down and up a steep valley before reaching St Aldhelm chapel. Beautiful views, and we were lucky with the weather.  more »
  • Our Sunday walk from Worth Matravers was ideal for us as we wanted to do activities while on holiday where we could maintain social distancing in an open environment. We did just over a 6 mile walk....  more »
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