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Canterbury to Whitstable
Introduction to Walk 3219

Photo from the walk - Canterbury to Whitstable

County/Area - Kent

Author - Mick Gall

Length - 10.5 miles / 17.1 km

Ascent - 700 feet / 212 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This is a linear walk from the Cathedral City of Canterbury to the seaside at Whitstable via an Iron Age hill fort. The walk explores ancient woods and follows a disused railway. It is easy walking through pleasant Kent countryside although in some places careful attention to navigation is needed.


 

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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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