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Walk Cornwall + the South Coast - Invigorating and Relaxing

Hiking the English Coast - Your Way

Whether walking the beaches St Ives in Cornwall, the wilds of Dartmoor in Devon, the Jurassic Coast of Dorset or the iconic White Cliffs of Dover in Kent – there is a hiking vacation for everyone! Both our guided and self-guided walking tours will immerse you in the best of England’s coast and countryside, where you can hike at your own pace, leading you away from the crowds and back to nature.

We have created a magical mix of the best walking trails throughout the South of England, from the Southwest Coast Path national trail to the Pilgrims Way to Canterbury Cathedral, maximising your time in the fresh air and with the wind in your hair. Join a group, walk with friends, family, or as a couple on a wonderful walking tour of South Coast of the UK.

South West Coast Path

Explore the highlights of our incredible 630 miles of unbroken South West Coast Path, through Devon, Cornwall and Dorset, along beaches, over cliffs, crossing to incredible islands and staying in gorgeous seaside towns and villages. Be enchanted by the stories and history revealed within some of the finest coastal landscapes and views in the world, from smugglers’ coves and 19th century coast guard patrol routes, to Poldark locations, old tin mines and the Pirates of Penzance.

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Guided Coast to Coast Walking Tours

St Agnes Cornish Coast stunning footpath and tin mine

Cornwall Walking

6 Day Guided
On our guided Cornwall walking holiday, discover the UK’s longest and best loved National Trail. Explore the Cornish highlights of our incredible 630 miles of unbroken South West Coast Footpath, along beaches, over cliffs, crossing to incredible islands and staying in gorgeous seaside towns and villages.
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Devon & Cornwall Walking

6 Day Guided
On our guided Devon and Cornwall walking holiday, discover the UK’s longest and best loved National Trail and journey on foot through the stunning Dartmoor National Park.
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Kent Walking

6 Day Guided
On our guided walking holiday in Kent, return to nature and discover the ‘Garden of England’, from the stunning White Cliffs of Dover along the coast to the famous Canterbury Cathedral at Kent’s heart.
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New Forest & Dorset Walking

6 Day Guided
From London visit Windsor, Stonehenge and the New Forest before moving into Dorset and enjoying gems including Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove.
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Self-Guided Coast to Coast Walking Tours

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Cornwall Walking

6 Day Self-Guided
On our self-guide Cornwall walking tour, discover the UK’s longest and best loved National Trail. Explore the Cornish highlights of our incredible 630 miles of unbroken South West Coast Footpath.
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UK Walking Tours Near London

Our Kent and Dorset tours start in London, while at just over three hours from London, Devon and Cornwall are the jewels in England’s coastal crown worth travelling for. On our walking tours we take advantage of  the incredible 630 miles of unbroken coastal paths around the South West Coast, with incredible views around every headland, clifftop and beachfront. Your walking tours will trace the cliffs and beaches as well as converted rail-to-trail tracks and paths and country lanes that criss-cross this beautiful landscape. 

If you want to stay close to London and explore the English countryside, or complete long distance trails we have a range of walking tours in the beautiful Cotswolds, or find out about our private tours, where we will design a bespoke vacation for you and your group – family or friends! 

Visit Iconic Places on our South Coast Tours

With a number of iconic places to visit including the quintessential seaside towns of St Ives, Weymouth and Margate, the foody havens of Padstow and Whitstable, and Port Isaac – home to Doc Martin, along with historic icons of Canterbury Cathedral, Stonehenge, and Corfe Castle. Add in lesser known little villages both on the coast and inland and you will be charmed by the region each day. Simply put, England’s South coast has something for everyone.

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Why go on a self-guided walking holiday?

With exceptionally well-planned routes, our self-guided tours are designed to suit the independent traveller or groups of travellers; those who wish to walk at their own pace and speed. With Ride With GPS and maps, we detail all of the points of interests, lunch stops, cafes – and of course pubs! Walk at your leisure, safe in the knowledge that a support team and emergency support vehicle is always on standby.

Where is Cornwall, England?

Cornwall is in the far west and southern tip of England, bordered by the famous English Channel and Celtic Sea. Known for its natural beauty, rugged coastline, idyllic coastal villages, beaches and walking and cycling trails, Cornwall is an outdoor enthusiast’s ideal playground!

Where is Devon, England?

Devon is a large county in southwest England, with Cornwall to the West, and Dorset to the East, bordered in the North and South by the ocean. With two stunning wild coastlines and the Dartmoor mountains in the centre, Devon is a must-see!

Where is Dorset, England?

Dorset is on the south coast of England, to the west of London, bordering Devon and Somerset. With miles and miles of sandy beaches, forests and rolling hills, it is a beautiful county of huge variety and beauty. It is famous for its Jurassic Coast, a world heritage site, with striking red and white cliffs, natural arches and spectacular coves.

Where is Kent, England?

Kent is to the south-east of London, a gorgeous lowland county with a long coastline. Rural Kent has long been known as the ‘Garden of England’ for its orchards and vineyards. It is one of the top coastline walking destinations as its bordering the English Channel and North Sea.

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