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South West Coast Path- Lulworth Cove & The Fossil Forest Walk

Main Road, West Lulworth BH20 5QS, England
+44 1752 896237
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Walk from Ringstead bay carpark and back along the top

Fantastic walk- quite challenging in places. We stayed at Marron - a fab B&B next to the NT carpark... read more

Reviewed today
Picturesque idyllic coastal path

We regularly walk the coastal paths of Cornwall but this was our first time in Dorset and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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A 2 mile walk along part of the South West Coast Path from Lulworth Cove to the nearby fossilised forest – highlights of the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site.
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  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Main Road, West Lulworth BH20 5QS, England
+44 1752 896237
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Reviewed today

Fantastic walk- quite challenging in places. We stayed at Marron - a fab B&B next to the NT carpark - the path starts just below the house and takes you along the cliff edge so fantastic views all the way. Its a bit of a...More

Thank GlinysW
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We regularly walk the coastal paths of Cornwall but this was our first time in Dorset and the coastal path is just as beautiful. It hugs the coastline and has views to die for. We walked from Lulworth Cove to The Smugglers's Inn, it was...More

Thank Napoleanfish
Reviewed 1 week ago

Relatively easy walk from Lulworth cove to Durdle Door. Nice landscape and stunning view! Nice afternoon walk with family. Bring good shoes and go all the way down to the beach at Durdle door. The cliffs are impressive and show interesting geological formations.

Thank Manon D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Car parking good @ West a Lulworth - reasonable costs but not cheap ! Easy access to the coastal paths No resting points as such - so take a towel or something to sit on if needs be. Refreshments not really available unless you buy...More

Thank christopher s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We where hiking this part as our first leg in a five days trip, organized by Footscape it was a very nice experiense. Lovely views and a diffrent scenery then usual

Thank Bodilla
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Lulworth cove is a horse-shoe shaped place where ocean water comes in and creates a great pool for people to enjoy. One gets to get to the top for amazing views and enjoy the nature to the fullest.

Thank Karthik R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went around Lulworth Cove (though not with the intention of walking). We were just visiting and sightseeing.But the Cove area is beautiful and you see scenic spots. Stopped to eat on the way.

Thank NewDelhi1000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This part of the South West Coast path is well worth the effort. There are some steep climbs and descents, but the views are worth it. We walked from Lulworth cove to Weymouth, along the way passing Durdle Door and several other spectacular cliffs. Nearing...More

Thank Katrien S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Amazing walk, we both enjoyed it and it is really worth the effort. you will not be disappointed. Views were amazing. x

Thank alwayslovingtim
Reviewed 14 May 2017

The car park in Lulworth is fairly pricey and gets really busy but that's to be expected from such a stunning part of the Dorst coast. Park in the main carpark and take a hike up the steep steps, up and over the downland to...More

Thank StelucLive
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21 February 2017|
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Response from atlanticophelia | Reviewed this property |
The walk from West Lulworth to Osmington Mills cover a lot of experiences of the jurassic coast. But Weymouth is a little far away to get great views.
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