Route: From Brixham to Swanage (Shorter Daily Distances)

The daily mileages of this itinerary are less than standard giving you a great chance to explore the villages you come across, stop and take photographs or just spend time sitting on beaches or cliffs. About 10% of our walkers choose this pace, and they are normally either new to walking holidays, or like to take their time.

Itinerary & Costs

The Daily Itinerary

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Day 2: Walking
Brixham to Paignton
Distance: 5.5 miles Difficulty: Moderate
Day 3: Walking
Paignton to Babbacombe
Distance: 7.5 miles Difficulty: Moderate
- Day 4: Walking
Babbacombe to Dawlish
Distance: 10 miles Difficulty: Strenuous/Easy

Ferry required from Shaldon to Teignmouth.

- Day 5: Walking
Dawlish to Budleigh Salterton
Distance: 10 miles Difficulty: Moderate

Ferry required Starcross to Exmouth

Day 6: Walking
Budleigh Salterton to Sidmouth
Distance: 7 miles Difficulty: Moderate/Strenuous
Day 7: Walking
Sidmouth to Beer
Distance: 9 miles Difficulty: Strenuous
Day 8: Walking
Beer to Lyme Regis
Distance: 8.5 miles Difficulty: Strenuous
Day 9: Walking
Lyme Regis to Seatown
Distance: 7 miles Difficulty: Moderate
Day 10: Walking
Seatown to Abbotsbury
Distance: 12.5 miles Difficulty: Moderate
Day 11: Walking
Abbotsbury to Weymouth
Distance: 14 miles Difficulty: Moderate/Easy
Day 12: Walking
Weymouth to Lulworth
Distance: 11 miles Difficulty: Moderate/Strenuous
- Day 13: Walking
Lulworth to Worth Matravers
Distance: 15 miles Difficulty: Moderate

Lulworth Range is only open on certain dates to allow walkers to pass through. It includes most weekends, and public holidays. click here to check your dates

Day 14: Walking
Worth Matravers to Swanage
Distance: 7.5 miles Difficulty: Moderate/Strenuous

What's Included

  • Accommodation for the length of your holiday including the night before you start walking and the evening after your final day's walking in good quality B&Bs, Inns and small hotels. This will be en-suite wherever possible.
  • Breakfast - This may be a full cooked or continental option depending on accommodation. Evening meals can be arranged with certain accommodations for an additional charge.
  • A Personalised Holiday Pack containing maps and addresses for accommodations, pick up points and daily mileage information.
  • If you are crossing a river using a ferry or on foot at low tide then we will provide you with the relevant information to assist.
  • Luggage transfers between each accommodation. 1 bag per person up to 20 kilograms. Additional bags can be added upon request.
  • Phone line support between the hours of 0900-1900, 7 days a week for the length of your holiday.
  • If required, path to accommodation or round river transfers (free of charge)
  • We now offer all our routes on the Komoot App. Use one of the most popular route apps for turn by turn voice navigation, the ability to use offline, and sync with Garmin and Wahoo products.

Optional Extras

The following items are optional and can be removed to reduce the cost of your holiday.

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Important Information

Holiday Summary



13 Days / 14 Nights 9.6 miles daily avg


Rating: 2


Number in Group: 2

What's Included
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Cost £1,516 per person

Based on Two people sharing a Double or Twin Room

Total Cost £3,032

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