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Lovely morning walk

We had a lovely walk by this river, the ambience, the sunshine, the trees and the whole thing about... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Grace H
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Somerset, United Kingdom
Riverside walk

Spent a lovely sunny morning walking by the river with family and dog, great amenity close to city... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
clarelor
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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely walk by this river, the ambience, the sunshine, the trees and the whole thing about it is so peaceful.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Grace H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent a lovely sunny morning walking by the river with family and dog, great amenity close to city, river was very clean and dog enjoyed a few swims.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delightful stream side wander along the watercress bed to wards hospital of cross and beyond. Stop at the hospital for tea and cake

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank dr8484
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very pretty and charming walk on a beautiful chalk stream as it becomes a river. Fabulous local history.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank PeteT334
Reviewed 21 January 2019

walking along the river is worth the enjoyable step away from busy inhabited areas - accessible form Winchester via abbey gardens

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

We have walked the Itchen Way on each of our previous visits to Winchester having first discovered it following a ‘City Walk’ leaflet that we collected in the Tourist Information centre on our first visit to the city. On our most recent trip we were...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Stewart C
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

This stretches on and on. Some lovely green areas along the way to stop and soak in the atmosphere and views. Goes round the back back of the cathedral, with some of the original city walls. The water is fast flowing but clear. Ideal in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

So clear and fast running water. Just gorgeous and the air around the water is clear and healthy. Lots of places to wander around this beautiful area.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Hilary D
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Start from Winchester centre and follow the good signage along the river its got some lovely features like historical houses, bridges and gardens with well maintain flowers and grass.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank weeezoo
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Refreshing walk by the river Itchen in Winchester, this is the way we always walk into the city. Beautiful river and spot the trout. Best walk on a warm summers day.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank rayrest
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