The Priests Way
A short distance route connecting Swanage, Langton Matravers and Worth Matravers.
Follow in the footsteps of a medieval priest as you walk along the ancient track known as the Priests Way.
It passes between quarries and across open fields with spectacular views along the way. The walk finishes near one of Dorset's most famous pubs.
3 miles (4.75km)
This route is signposted.
|Route leaflet:||Go to the Priest's Way website (opens in a new window) to download a copy of the leaflet.|
|Relevant Ordnance Survey map:|
Explorer map No.OL15 (Purbeck and South Dorset). Purchase a copy from the Discover Purbeck Information Centre or Swanage Tourist Information Centre.
Walking boots recommended all year - wellington boots are better in winter and after heavy rain.
|Parking:||Large car parks are available in Swanage (opens in a new window). There are small car parks in the villages of Worth Matravers, Acton and Langton Matravers, however spaces are very limited.|
|Refreshments:||There are pubs and cafes (opens in a new window) along the route.|
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