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We have done this walk many times, and never tire of what it has to offer. We like to begin at the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gillian K
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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Outstanding views

There are fabulous views from the cliff tops at Orcombe Point looking out over the surrounding... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
rayrest
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Ashford, United Kingdom
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This moderate 5.4 mile circular walk goes from Exmouth Station out to Littleham Cross, then through countryside out to the South West Coast Path. Passing Orcombe Point and the Geoneedle the walk leads back along the cliff top and past historic...more
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Exmouth Railway Station Imperial Road, Exmouth EX8 1BZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have done this walk many times, and never tire of what it has to offer. We like to begin at the Devon Cliffs end as there is only a short steep part at the beginning, and the rest is downhill or fairly flat paths....More

Thank Gillian K
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

There are fabulous views from the cliff tops at Orcombe Point looking out over the surrounding coastline. Well worth walking to the beacon on top of Orcombe Point for the fresh air and the views.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Just check the tide times first! It is a wonderful walk and is different each time we have done it. We have always started from Exmouth but depending on the tide you either start with the cliff or beach way first. Starting at the beach...More

Thank richardjmartin
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful walks along the beach and cliff tops, just be careful not to get to close to the edges as they have a tendency to have cliff landslides and are not very safe. The walks itself have gorgeous views and you can walk from Exmouth...More

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 24 September 2018

We stayed at Exmouth - hotel on the seafront in early September. Weather was excellent for walking, not too hot. The walk to Orcombe Point was enjoyable and we made it to the top in less than hour. The view from the top was spectacular...More

1  Thank ruthie523
Reviewed 8 September 2018

We did the walk when the tide was half out making it possible to do a circular tour of the cliff. There is a fine flight of steps to convey walkers down to a beach which is cut off at high tide.

Thank IAN S
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Fabulous lovely walk from Exmouth harbour to Orcombe Point Geo-needle. Starting off walking around the marina looking at some fabulous boats. Then along the esplanade passing by numerous places to eat and drink upto the new Jurassic play park with different eateries and waterholes. Upto...More

1  Thank Adrian C
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Stunning scenery in every direction. Unspoilt beaches & coves around Orcombe Point when the tide is right. Fabulous in the Winter!!

1  Thank patriciacowey36
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely cliff top walk along a beautiful coast. It can be short or a long walk which can give you stunning veiws.

1  Thank holiday551673
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This walk is over 2 miles long starting at the Exmouth Station going to Orcombe point looking at the wonderful scenery across the River Exe to Haldon Hills

1  Thank Pauline337
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rodoakes
8 January 2017|
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Response from paulhG4CI | Reviewed this property |
From the end of Exmouth point to Sandy bay.
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Response from carol13242015 | Reviewed this property |
The walk takes about 45 minutes, thats taking it easy and yes you could take a pram. As you get to the end of the walk nearest exmouth you need to take the left hand path, closest to the sea as this is wider and not so... More
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