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Views to Christchurch Priory

Views to Christchurch Priory

Overlooking Portland and Chesil Beach

Overlooking Portland and Chesil Beach

Colourful poppies in the North Dorset countryside

Colourful poppies in the North Dorset countryside

West Bay Harbour

West Bay Harbour

Swanage Bay

Swanage Bay

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  1. Add Buckland Newton to your Itinerary

    Buckland Newton

    Dorchester

    Buckland Newton is an average sized village which sits at the head of the Blackmoor Vale and lies amongst lush AONB meadow land and gentle hills.

  2. Add Ferndown to your Itinerary

    Ferndown

    Wimborne

    Today a modern town with a good shopping centre and excellent community and leisure facilities.

  3. Holt

    Add Holt to your Itinerary

    Holt

    Wimborne

    Several scattered hamlets with wonderful names; Gods Blessing Green and Pig Oak, make up Holt, itself centred around a large green faced by pretty thatched cottages and a traditional village inn.

  4. Add Verwood to your Itinerary

    Verwood

    Wimborne

    A modern town near the New Forest border surrounded by forest and heathland. There are a number of shops and community and leisure facilities and a selection of pubs and restaurants.

  5. Alderholt

    Add Alderholt to your Itinerary

    Alderholt

    Wimborne

    Located on the border with the New Forest Alderholt is a largely modern village with a 19th century church, pub and shops. A little outside of town lies an 18th century watermill, which is still used today to mill flour.

  6. Add Sturminster Marshall to your Itinerary

    Sturminster Marshall

    Wimborne

    A large, pretty village with three pubs, village stores and several relics of past village life including the village stocks and maypole, the latter of which is still in use today.

  7. Add Witchampton to your Itinerary

    Witchampton

    Wimborne

    Described as "one of the most beautiful villages in the country" Witchampton's winding village street is flanked by timbered and thatched cottages with pretty gardens.

  8. Add Dorchester to your Itinerary

    Dorchester

    Dorchester

    Historic Dorchester is the county town of Dorset with fascinating connections to Thomas Hardy and Roman Britain.

  9. Add Poundbury to your Itinerary

    Poundbury

    Dorchester

    Poundbury is an innovative, high density urban extension to Dorchester, designed by Prince Charles.

  10. Add Chedington to your Itinerary

    Chedington

    Bridport

    Chedington is an attractive village made entirely of rich golden ham stone and commands one of the finest views in Dorset.

  11. Add Tolpuddle to your Itinerary

    Tolpuddle

    Dorchester

    Tolpuddle is a tiny, thatched village by the River Piddle which has become globally famous for the story of the Tolpuddle Martyrs.

  12. Add Weymouth to your Itinerary

    Weymouth

    North Quay, Weymouth

    With the fantastic backdrop of the World Heritage Jurassic Coast, an award winning safe sandy beach, full programme of colourful events and fun-filled attractions, Weymouth is the ideal all year round holiday destination.

  13. Add Burton Bradstock to your Itinerary

    Burton Bradstock

    Bridport

    Burton Bradstock is a large and pretty village, famous for its position along the Jurassic Coast with its iconic sandstone cliffs marking the start of Chesil Beach.

  14. Add Melbury Osmund to your Itinerary

    Melbury Osmund

    Sherborne

    This quiet and unspoilt village is where Hardy’s parents were married in 1839.

  15. Add Alton Pancras to your Itinerary

    Alton Pancras

    Dorchester

    Running alongside the River Piddle, Alton Pancras is a small village with its church dedicated to St. Pancras.

  16. Add Upton to your Itinerary

    Upton

    POOLE

    Upton is the second largest town in Purbeck District. The town's biggest attraction is Upton Country Park with walking and cycling routes near Poole Harbour.

  17. Add Studland to your Itinerary

    Studland

    Studland is a small village located on a peninsula in south Purbeck, and is close to both Swanage and Corfe Castle.

  18. Add Wyke Regis to your Itinerary

    Wyke Regis

    Weymouth

    Wyke Regis is home to the newly restored Tudor Sandsfoot castle and gardens and the Crab House Cafe at Ferrybridge. Wyke old village has a store and local pubs.

  19. Add Little Bredy to your Itinerary

    Little Bredy

    Dorchester

    Little Bredy stands at the head of the Bride Valley where the River Bride tumbles down a waterfall from its springs and is well worth visiting for its gorgeous setting.

  20. Add Sturminster Newton to your Itinerary

    Sturminster Newton

    Sturminster Newton

    A pretty town on the River Stour with working mill and quaint town museum, Sturminster Newton has a rich history and strong links with the dairy and cheese industry, celebrated with the Cheese Festival each September.