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Jurassic Coast

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Address: DT11 0JG, England
Phone Number:
+44 1305 224132
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Description:

We offer professional guided walks, tours and fossil hunts anywhere along...

We offer professional guided walks, tours and fossil hunts anywhere along the full length of the Jurassic Coast and surrounding areas. There is so much to be discovered within the World Heritage site. Not only is there 95 miles of breathtaking coastline, but delve a little deeper and you can physically 'walk throught time' as it reveals 185 million years of life on earth, showcasing the three Dinosaur periods known as Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous.

Let us guide you through time so you can experience the wonders that are to be discovered along the way......

We pride ourselves as being Ambassadors for the Jurassic Coast. Plan your walks with us and get the most from your visit, Learn more about the geology and fossils of this world famous coastline.

Walks and tours can be tailored to suit all ages and abilities. They are led by a trained & experienced Coastal Leader.

Walks and tours can be arranged for individuals, couples, families or groups.

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Jurassic Coast Private Tour from Dorset Including Lulworth Cove, Durdle Door...

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Sensational and stunning coastal landscape

Wow. It doesn't get more stunning than this beautiful coastal area. We struck luck as it was a gorgeous day which does justice to this prehistoric looking coastline. Ended up... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 October 2015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

Wow. It doesn't get more stunning than this beautiful coastal area. We struck luck as it was a gorgeous day which does justice to this prehistoric looking coastline. Ended up spending the day driving and walking to get to some of the best views imaginable. Got some nice pictures that belong on a canvas. Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2015

We have visited this stunning coastal area on lots of visits to Dorset & South Devon and never get tired of the superb walks and superb coastal scenery along the entire coastal route and the forever changing geology as you travel from East to West.There are many tourist hotspots along the way, like Old Harry Rocks .Lulworth Cove, Durdle Door,West... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015

Love all the sea and stones and fossils but paying £5 per parking session was over the top. Some had pay by the hour but most were for the day. We only pop in and have a short wander so we missed some beaches due to cost.

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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015

Another must the views and the sea you will not want to leave. Such excellent walks relax take a picnic and you will think you are in a different country.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

One of the most beautiful places I have ever seen!! Drive along the coast, park and visit Durdles Door and lulworth cove! Warning: The walk down is easy!! However, going back up to the car is VERY steep!! pay for parking

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

Take the X53 bus and try to get the front seat. Great views and you can go from Weymouth to Lyme Regis and back for £8.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2015

this is the place to visit when holidaying in dorset. It gives some perspective on locations of historical value and allows time to set out your itinerary for whatever time you have to give for your exploration

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2015

wear decent foot ware as there can be some steep and/or long walking depending on what you chose, but bring a camera! It was a busy, summer holiday, Saturday when we went so was quite busy, but plenty of room for everyone, and parking.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015

One of my favourite places in the world. Starting in Exmouth at Orcombe Point and going east for miles along the coastal path, giving you spectacular scenery and views and if you're lucky enough to have a clear sunny day, it's hard to beat. Some of the paths do get rather close to the cliff edge in places so families... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2015

Make the most of a visit to this area by starting at the Visitor Centre at Charmouth, taking a gudied walk to undertsand the geology which makes the area so famous, and then enjoy exploring. Tourist traps such as Lulworth Cove are hideously busy in the summer, but careful research will yield soe quieter places and some pretty seaside towns... More 

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