Walking Holiday on Wiltshire's
|Online booking available|
7 nights, 6 days walking
Min/max daily distance:
Average Daily distance:
easy to moderate
2 White Horses
Avebury Stone Circle and Row
This route connects with:
White Horse Trail
Avon Valley Path
Day 1: Arrive at Swindon
Day 2: Coate Water Country Park to Avebury 12 miles
Day 3: Avebury to Honeystreet 8 miles
Day 4: Honeystreet to Upavon 10 miles
Day 5: Upavon to Durrington 14 miles
Day 6: Durrington to Great Durnford, via Stonehenge 7 miles
Day 7: Great Durnford to Salisbury, via Old Sarum 7 miles
Day 8: Depart after breakfast
Great Stones Way is 52 miles long and is one of the newest UK walking trails.
It starts in Swindon and goes via Avebury, Stonehenge, and Old Sarum to
finish in Salisbury. You will also see 2 of the 8 White Horses in Wiltshire.
The Avebury Stone Circle and Stone Row, and Stonehenge, are World Heritage Sites. These are just two of the many prehistoric stone circles and henges you will pass along this route.
The hiking route is a great first walking holiday experience as it is easy walking and offers a wealth of interesting places to visit en-route.
| This walking
holiday in the UK operates March to October and in either direction.
Short walking breaks are also available, with 2 or 3 days walking. Just select the part of the path you want to walk.
The above distances are only a suggestion. If you would like to walk longer or shorter distances, we can arrange that too.
Online booking available. A deposit of £55 per person is required to secure the booking, with the balance due 6 weeks before departure.
|How to get there|
Plane to Bournemouth, Southampton, Bristol or London where we can
arrange transfer to Swindon
By Car to Swindon where parking is available
By Train / Bus to Swindon