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Hampton Court Parks and Gardens
Introduction to Walk 1734

Photo from the walk - Hampton Court Parks and Gardens

County/Area - Surrey

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

Ascent - 230 feet / 70 metres

Time - 3 hours 30 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This walk explores the parks and gardens surrounding Hampton Court Palace combining them with a three mile section of the Thames Path. The route is easy to follow and can be amended to suit your needs. A visit to the Palace can also be added to the walk. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.


 

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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