Walking on the Isle of Wight

October 30, 2020
Walking on the Isle of Wight

This guidebook describes 34 graded day walks, from 4 to 16 mileslong, on the beautiful Isle of Wight.Visit the towns of Yarmouth, Ventnor and Cowes, the hidden gemof Newtown Harbour, the chalky Needles and the splendour of OsborneHouse and Carisbrooke Castle. Also described is the spectacularIsle of Wight Coastal Path, in two sections, both taking you in themost scenically attractive direction - east to west - around thenorth of the island and then around the south.Illustrated with OS map extracts and colour photography, andfilled with information on the many historical sites on the island.All abilities are catered for, with some of the easier walks beingappropriate for children. At the other end of the scale, theinterconnectedness of many walks may lead hardy walkers to do twoor three in one day.