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Milton Abbas

Milton Abbas

Beautiful views of Corfe Castle

Beautiful views of Corfe Castle

Views over Abbotsbury

Views over Abbotsbury

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Portesham

A pleasant village, sheltered beneath the 776 ft Blackdown Hill on which the iconic Hardy's…

Portesham, Visit Dorset

Sandford Orcas

Sandford Orcas lies in a valley approximately 2½ miles north of Sherborne and is most well known…

Sandford Orcas

Symondsbury

Symondsbury is a large, pretty village of golden sandstone, known for its iconic landmark – Colmers…

Colmers Hill - Copyright James Loveridge

Bridport & West Bay

Set amongst the spectacular rolling Dorset hills, Bridport is a lively town with a friendly and…

Bridport & West Bay

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  1. Add Abbotsbury to your Itinerary

    Abbotsbury

    Bridport

    Abbotsbury is a popular, pretty, picture-postcard village steeped in history and surrounded by spectacular scenery.

  2. Add Sydling St Nicholas to your Itinerary

    Sydling St Nicholas

    South Walks House, Dorchester

    Sydling St. Nicholas is a stunningly picturesque village, winding along the little Sydling Water with tiny connecting bridges to the ancient thatched cottages which line the banks.

  3. Add West Moors to your Itinerary

    West Moors

    Wimborne

    A large village with a modern parade of shops and two village pubs. The village lies on the route of the Castleman Trailway a walking and cycle route which runs from Poole to Ringwood.

  4. Add Batcombe to your Itinerary

    Batcombe

    Sherborne

    Batcombe is a very small village hidden under the northern slope of the Dorset Downs and is surrounded by mysterious legends.

  5. Add Corscombe to your Itinerary

    Corscombe

    Bridport

    Corscombe lies in lovely wooded country north of Beaminster with its main street climbing up the chalk hillside. It commands splendid views over Somerset from the upper road and is one of the most peaceful parts of Dorset.

  6. Add Woodsford to your Itinerary

    Woodsford

    South Walks Road, Dorchester

    Woodsford lies to the east of Dorchester in the Frome Valley. The young Thomas Hardy assisted with convernsions to the manor house here and it was on the strength of these that he was offered an architectural apprenticeship with John Hicks.

  7. Add Milton Abbas to your Itinerary

    Milton Abbas

    West Street, Blandford Forum

    One of Dorset's most famous villages, its 'street' a picture postcard thatch village with pretty cottages and wide lawns.

  8. Add Fortuneswell - Isle of Portland to your Itinerary

    Fortuneswell - Isle of Portland

    The main road through to the top of the island has a wide variety of properties, some are small Portland stone cottages that were built on steep slopes. Self catering cottages and B&B's are a short stroll from the National Sailing Academy.

  9. Add Plush to your Itinerary

    Plush

    Dorchester

    Plush is an idyllic Dorset hamlet, perfectly sited amongst the Dorset Downs, with an isolated and remote atmosphere.

  10. Add Toller Pocorum to your Itinerary

    Toller Pocorum

    Bridport

    Toller Pocurum is a popular little village which nestles in a beautiful area of environmentally sensitive land.

  11. Add Tolpuddle to your Itinerary

    Tolpuddle

    South Walks House, 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 Bovington and Wool to your Itinerary

    Bovington and Wool

    The Tank Museum, Monkey World and Clouds Hill are found near Bovington. Wool is a small, quiet village with it's own train station. Lulworth Cove, Durdle Door, the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site and Wareham are within a short distance.

  13. Add Broadwindsor to your Itinerary

    Broadwindsor

    Bridport

    A large village made up of period houses and pretty cottages. A popular craft and design centre is situated nearby.

  14. Add Warmwell to your Itinerary

    Warmwell

    South Walks House, Dorchester

    This unpretentious village was once home to the eccentric 17th century prophet, John Sadler, who on his deathbed before witnesses, predicted the Plague, The Great Fire of London and the Monmouth Rebellion.

  15. Add Poundbury to your Itinerary

    Poundbury

    South Walks House, Dorchester

    Developed on land owned by the Duchy of Cornwall, Poundbury was the brainchild of the Prince of Wales to build an urban extension to the historic county town of Dorchester.

  16. Add Burton Bradstock to your Itinerary

    Burton Bradstock

    Bridport

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

  17. Add Melbury Osmund to your Itinerary

    Melbury Osmund

    Sherborne

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

  18. Add Puncknowle to your Itinerary

    Puncknowle

    Bridport

    Puncknowle, pronounced ‘Punnle’ is a handsome village of stone cottages and farm buildings. A ridge of downland shelters one side of the village from the sea and on the other side is the beautiful Bride Valley.

  19. 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.

  20. Add Bere Regis to your Itinerary

    Bere Regis

    Bere Regis is found in north west Purbeck District between Dorchester and Poole and is a short distance to the villages of Moreton and Bovington. The beautiful Athelhampton House is just a short drive away on the edge of Puddletown village.

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