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Beautiful views of Corfe Castle

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Views over Abbotsbury

Milton Abbas

Milton Abbas

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Powerstock & Nettlecombe

Powerstock is an attractive village situated under Eggardon Hill, surrounded by beautiful…

Powerstock, Visit Dorset

Melbury Bubb

This attractively named farming village, tucked between a heavily wooded area and Bubb Down is…

Melbury Bubb

Warmwell

This unpretentious village was once home to the eccentric 17th century prophet, John Sadler, who on…

Warmwell, Visit Dorset

Castletown - Isle of Portland

Castletown is popular with divers and is steeped in military history. The Tudor fortress, Portland…

Castletown - Isle of Portland

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  1. Add Buckland Newton to your Itinerary

    Buckland Newton

    South Walks Road, 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 Broadmayne to your Itinerary

    Broadmayne

    South Walks Road, Dorchester

    The village of Broadmayne lines the main road between Dorchester and Wool and has some good brick cottages.

  3. Add Bradford Peverell to your Itinerary

    Bradford Peverell

    South Walks House, Dorchester

    Bradford Peverell is one of the oldest villages in Dorset which pre-dates the Roman occupation of Dorchester. The village is the birthplace of John Hutchins (1698-1773), Dorset's most famous historian.

  4. Add Moreton to your Itinerary

    Moreton

    Moreton's highlights include St. Nicholas Church's beautiful glass windows engraved by the late Sir Laurence Whistler. T.E Lawrence (Lawrence of Arabia) lived nearby at Clouds Hill, Bovington and his last resting place is in the cemetary.

  5. Add Symondsbury to your Itinerary

    Symondsbury

    Bridport

    Symondsbury is a large, pretty village of golden sandstone, known for its iconic landmark – Colmers Hill, which is featured extensively on postcards of the area and is the subject of many atmospheric photographs.

  6. 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.

  7. Add Portesham to your Itinerary

    Portesham

    South Walks House, Dorchester

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

  8. Add Piddletrenthide & Piddlehinton to your Itinerary

    Piddletrenthide & Piddlehinton

    Dorchester

    These small, sweet villages provide a charming base from which to explore Hardy country, whether it be for the literary links or just to enjoy some of England’s best countryside.

  9. Add Melbury Osmund to your Itinerary

    Melbury Osmund

    Sherborne

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

  10. Add Maiden Newton to your Itinerary

    Maiden Newton

    South Walks Road, Dorchester

    Maiden Newton is a pleasant blend of old and new buildings surrounded by AONB land, located on the confluence of the Rivers Frome and Hooke.

  11. Add Lower Bockhampton to your Itinerary

    Lower Bockhampton

    South Walks Road, Dorchester

    Lower Bockhampton is a small hamlet on the River Frome, home to the school where Thomas Hardy first attended as a young boy.

  12. Add Whitchurch Canonicorum to your Itinerary

    Whitchurch Canonicorum

    Lyme Regis

    Planning on visiting Whitchurch Canonicorum?...If so, you have come to the right place!...Click here to get the latest information direct from the official Dorset tourist information site!

  13. 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.

    The…

  14. Add West Stafford to your Itinerary

    West Stafford

    South Walks House, Dorchester

    West Stafford is a small, thatched village in the Frome valley with good connections to Thomas Hardy’s work..

  15. 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.

  16. Add East and West Lulworth to your Itinerary

    East and West Lulworth

    West Lulworth, Wareham

    The Lulworth Estate is situated in south west Purbeck. The scenery around the area is stunning, with the estate boasting some of the most dramatic features of Purbeck and also forms part of the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site.

  17. 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.

  18. Add Crossways to your Itinerary

    Crossways

    South Walk Road, Dorchester

    Crossways is a new and expanding village which is mainly residental approximately 6 miles east of Dorchester.

  19. 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.

  20. Add Bridport & West Bay to your Itinerary

    Bridport & West Bay

    Bridport

    Set amongst the spectacular rolling Dorset hills, Bridport is a lively town with a friendly and vibrant character. A mile south is West Bay, a bustling harbour which becomes a popular tourist resort in the summer months.

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