South West Coast Path - Dancing Ledge and Langton Matravers, Langton Matravers

4.7
#6 of 7 in Sightseeing in Isle of Purbeck
Scenic Walking Area Tourist Spot
Take a break from the city at South West Coast Path - Dancing Ledge and Langton Matravers and breathe the fresh air of the pastoral area. Take a stroll down the 7.5 km (4.7 mi) route through flower-filled meadows and lush grasslands. The paths are hundreds of years old, while the cliffs of the Purbeck limestone quarry harbor the site of many important fossil findings. Bring a picnic to enjoy along with the view of the sea and wildlife. With our world travel planner, Swanage attractions like South West Coast Path - Dancing Ledge and Langton Matravers can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Walked past here on a walk from Swanage. Quite a descent from the path but well worth it to see the swimming pool which was formally used by the boys at the now closed nearby boarding school. Worried ...  more »
  • A beautiful area of Britain. This walking path covers farm land, woods, shrubs and wild coastal areas. Some paths are through small woods but most is exposed to the coast which offers fantastic views ...  more »
  • We went to Dancing Ledge. It was a fun packed day. There was no tour guide since it is a hike up the cliffs and hills. The views were unbelievable, beautiful and star striking. There is a 3 mile walk ...  more »

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