Some larger towns typical of the English seaside mixed with the majestic coastal features of Lulworth Cove and the Jurassic Coast combine to make this a superb walk. In 2019 and 2020 we have walked this section of the path and you may find our blogs of the walk interesting. Babbacombe to Weymouth (Babbacombe is a suburb of Torquay) and Portland and Weymouth to Poole .
WALKING DIFFICULTY: This is a coastal walk, for the most part along quite high cliffs with quite a lot of ups and downs. It will not be beyond the average walker but distance covered per hour will be low.
ACCOMMODATION: Our standard itinerary provides accommodation in either 3 or 4 star bed and breakfasts or small hotels or inns. When quoting for a holiday a draft itinerary is provided showing typical accommodation used on the route.
ADDITIONAL NIGHTS: Weymouth is a good midway point with a lot to do.
NAVIGATION: Navigation is generally straight forward, follow the acorn signs and keep the sea on your right!
BAGGAGE TRANSFERS: All our prices include transfering one bag per person (max weight 20kg) between your overnight stops.
TRAVEL BY RAIL:
Arriving: From London Paddington to Exmouth (via Exeter) (about 3 hours)
Returning: From Poole to London (about 2 hours)
TRAVEL BY CAR:
Arriving: Take the M5 to Exeter then it is just a short stretch down the A376
Returning: The National Express Bus to Exeter (about 4 hrs) and then the bus or train to Exmouth (45 mins)
TRAVEL BY AIR:
Arriving: Fly to Exeter, then take the bus to the town centre and then on to Exmouth
Returning: Poole to Exeter by bus (4 hrs) then a bus out to the airport.
9 Day Walking Itinerary (10 nights accommodation) from £825 per person
Single supplement (for person walking on their own) £30 per night
Extra nights from £50 per person