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Walking the Castles of Kent

315 km / 196 miles

Kent
A long distance walk connecting 25 castles in beautiful or interesting locations in Kent. Concise maps plot the route, while easy to follow directions and full descriptions of what can be seen along the way, lead to in-depth, architectural and historical studies of all the castles.

Leeds Castle - Photograph Ron Smith, Geograph


Details:

Path Type
Other Paths
Attributes
Heritage; Monarchy
Start
TR323602 - Richborough Castle, Kent
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Finish
TR143575 - Canterbury Castle, Kent
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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.
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Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
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B & B Accommodation
Solley Farm House  (bookable online)
2 Km
4 Km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 Km
13 Km
B & B Accommodation
Bear's Well Bed & Breakfast  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
13 Km
B & B Accommodation
Hubert House Guesthouse  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
28 Km
B & B Accommodation
Castle House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
28 Km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 Km
28 Km
B & B Accommodation
Bleriot's  (bookable online)
1 Km
28 Km
Hotels
< 1 Km
29 Km
B & B Accommodation
Heather's Woodlands  (bookable online)
3 Km
29 Km
Other
Alkham Court Farmhouse  (bookable online)
3 Km
36 Km
B & B Accommodation
Crete Down  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
41 Km
Hotels
Best Western Clifton Hotel  (bookable online)
3 Km
41 Km
B & B Accommodation
Bridge Cottage Bed & Breakfast  (bookable online)
5 Km
45 Km
B & B Accommodation
Waterside Guest House  (bookable online)
4 Km
56 Km
Self-catering
Hopewell Self Catering  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
203 Km
Hotels
Best Western Manor Hotel  (bookable online)
2 Km
204 Km
B & B Accommodation
Winnats Lodge  (bookable online)
4 Km
207 Km
B & B Accommodation
Chestnuts B&B  (bookable online)
1 Km
212 Km
Hostel Accommodation
5 Km
236 Km
B & B Accommodation
Detling Coach House  (bookable online)
4 Km
255 Km
B & B Accommodation
Detling Coachhouse B & B  (bookable online)
4 Km
255 Km
Self-catering
Monckton Cottages  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
303 Km
Hotels
The Woolpack Inn  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
304 Km
Hotels
Howfield Manor Hotel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
311 Km
Hotels
Holiday Inn Express Canterbury  (bookable online)
3 Km
312 Km
B & B Accommodation
Carena House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
314 Km
Hotels
The Victoria Hotel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
314 Km
B & B Accommodation
Canterbury Lodge  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
315 Km
B & B Accommodation
Yorke Lodge  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
315 Km
B & B Accommodation
House Of Agnes  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
315 Km
Hotels
The Falstaff Hotel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
315 Km
B & B Accommodation
Harriet House B&B  (bookable online)
1 Km
315 Km
Other
University of Kent  (bookable online)
2 Km
315 Km
B & B Accommodation
University of Kent  (bookable online)
2 Km
315 Km
Hotels
Castle House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
315 Km
B & B Accommodation
Clare Ellen Guest House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
315 Km
Self-catering
Cathedral Mews  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
315 Km
Hotels
The Pilgrims Canterbury  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
315 Km
B & B Accommodation
Cathedral Gate  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
315 Km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 Km
315 Km
Hostel Accommodation
1 Km
315 Km
B & B Accommodation
Four Seasons Bed and Breakfast  (bookable online)
2 Km
315 Km

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Route Profile:

315.0 Km (195.7 miles)
4,840 m (15,879 ft) ascent
210 m (689 ft)  maximum height