Come with us and experience over 180 million years of Jurassic Coastline. Learn how this amazing coastline was formed and what made this area a UNESCO world heritage site ... More info ›
Come with us and experience over 180 million years of Jurassic Coastline. Learn how this amazing coastline was formed and what made this area a UNESCO world heritage site. We visit Dorset's rich Royal history with Castles dating back to the 11th Century built by William the Conqueror and Lady Mary Banks. This tour has something for everyone and last around 8 hours.
Pick up at your hotel or B&B - Start time 9AM
Heading west to Durlston Park - Our first stop is Durlston Park. Known for its wildlife, again the gateway to the Jurassic Coast.
Corfe Castle / Village of Corfe - Then it's off to Corfe Castle. The castle was built by William the Conqueror, during the 11th century, for defensive purposes. Corfe became a Royal castle and King John kept his crown jewels there.
Abandoned Tyneham Village *Tyneham Village is still owned by the MOD and has scattered opening times
Lulworth Castle - Lulworth Castle, built in the early 17th Century as a hunting lodge, became a country house at the heart of a large estate.
Durdle Door - Durdle Door is a natural arch cut into the Portland Stone (Limestone) found on the south coast of England in the county of Dorset. The rocks that the arch is made up of is thought to be approximately 140 million years old.
Lulworth Cove - Head down to Lulworth Cove and see the famous Lulworth Crumple rock formation in Stair Hole.
Weymouth & Portland - On to Weymouth and the 'isle' of Portland, located on the World Heritage Coast. This is an explorer's Island with curiosities of history and folklore just waiting to be discovered.
IF TIME ALLOWS:
Abbotsbury - The picturesque village of Abbotsbury steeped in history, yet a village where the present is very much alive and the future perpetually evolving.
St Catherine’s Mount - High on Abbotsbury hilltop sits St Catherine’s Chapel, we take in the fantastic views of the abbey ruins and the 18 mile look back over Chesil Beach and the Fleet.
Broadchurch & Westbay - Then we visit the famous town where Broadchurch was filmed!
Tour time approx 7-8hrs
Drop at your preferred location.
Free on board refreshments are included.
Tickets and entrance fees are not included.