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North Downs Way National Trail Canterbury Loop to Dover

Kent

The alternative Loop to Dover is as scenically interesting and varied as the more direct route via Wye and Folkestone. Although longer it passes Godmersham Park, once the home of Jane Austen's brother; Chilham, a village dating back to Roman times, Canterbury, and Shepherdswell before crossing agricultural land to reach the finish. Being a 'loop' you can make it a 45 mile circular walk.


Details:

Path Type: National Trails (England & Wales)
Waymark: Acorn
Attributes: National Trail (England and Wales)
Average Gradients
Coastal
Downland/Wolds
World Heritage Site
Start: TR028475 - Broughton Lees, Kent View on StreetMap
Finish: TR319414 - Dover, Kent View on StreetMap

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Certificate Certificate for National Trails  (Long Distance Walkers Association  - 2009 )

Maps:

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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger 179, 189
OS Landranger Active 179, 189
OS Explorer 137, 138, 149, 150
OS Explorer Active 137, 138, 149, 150
Other Paper Maps:
A-Z Adventure Atlas
North Downs Way Adventure Atlas (Geographers' A-Z Map Company - 2015)

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
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Monckton Cottages  (bookable online)
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8 Km
Hotels
The Woolpack Inn  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
8 Km
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Howfield Manor Hotel  (bookable online)
1 Km
14 Km
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Holiday Inn Express Canterbury  (bookable online)
1 Km
16 Km
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Carena House  (bookable online)
1 Km
18 Km
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The Victoria Hotel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
19 Km
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Canterbury Lodge  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
19 Km
Other
University of Kent  (bookable online)
1 Km
19 Km
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University of Kent  (bookable online)
1 Km
19 Km
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House Of Agnes  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
19 Km
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The Falstaff Hotel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
19 Km
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Harriet House B&B  (bookable online)
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20 Km
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The Pilgrims Canterbury  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
20 Km
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Clare Ellen Guest House  (bookable online)
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Castle House  (bookable online)
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20 Km
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Cathedral Gate  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
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< 1 Km
21 Km
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The Evenhill  (bookable online)
3 Km
25 Km
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Heather's Woodlands  (bookable online)
2 Km
49 Km
B & B Accommodation
Bleriot's  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
50 Km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 Km
50 Km
B & B Accommodation
Castle House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
51 Km
B & B Accommodation
Hubert House Guesthouse  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
51 Km
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< 1 Km
51 Km

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Route Profile:

52.0 Km (32.3 miles)
852 m (2,795 ft) ascent
161 m (528 ft)  maximum height

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