Walking Holidays in Dorset

Dorset is the perfect choice for a walking holiday.  Dorset has a uniquely varied landscape, formed over thousands of years. From chalk downlands to heavy clay loams; this varied landscape offers a bounty of breathtaking walks, which you can enjoy whilst on your holiday here in Dorset.

walk from swanage to corfe castle in dorset

Lulworth Walks

With its dramatic Jurassic coastline and rolling English countryside, this area is a must do on your holiday itinerary.  Of particular note is the walk from Lulworth Cove to Durdle Door.

West Lulworth 3.4 mile walk

West Lulworth 5 mile walk

walk from lulworth cove to durdle door in dorset

Poole & Bournemouth Walks

Though a more residential area, Poole and Bournemouth can still offer a fantastic walk, sandy beaches stretch for miles and many areas remain in their natural state, mostly heath and managed woodland.

Bourne Valley Greenway 7 mile walk

Colehill 3 mile walk

Cranborne 3.5 mile walk

Evening Hill Trail 3 mile walk

Hamworthy 2.3 mile walk

Longham 3 mile walk

Bournemouth 3.4 mile walk

Lytchett Minster 3 mile walk

Wimborne 3.4 mile walk

Wimborne 4 mile walk

walks near poole harbour
bournemouth walks

Weymouth and West Dorset Walks

Again the variety of walks is endless.  The Jurassic coast continues to Weymouth and Abbottsbury with a huge network of country footpaths to enjoy.

Abbotsbury Castle 5.9 mile walk

Burton Bradstock 5 mile walk

Evershot 5 mile walk

Maiden Newton Walk 5 miles

Portland Castle Walk 3.5 miles 

South Poorton Walk 3.75 miles

Stonebarrow Hill Walk 4.5 mile

Tolpuddle 3.5 mile walk

West Bexington 2.5 mile walk

walks west dorset