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Address: Castle Road, Salisbury SP1 3SD, England
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Small-Group Day Trip to Salisbury, Stonehenge and Avebury from London
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Great walk

Old Sarum is a really great place for those who like walking and those who like a bit of history. You don't have to pay see the ruins to appreciate Old Sarum just walking around... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Old Sarum is a really great place for those who like walking and those who like a bit of history. You don't have to pay see the ruins to appreciate Old Sarum just walking around the rings as we locals call them is great for blowing the cobwebs away and admiring the views over New Sarum ( Salisbury)

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely walk around. The car park can get a bit full and the road up to the car park is a bit tight for two way traffic but once up there the views are worth it.

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Welland, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful site where you can imagine the lives of generations past and the lives that were spent here through the ages. Could be more guidance, and information made available. Pretty much a self guided walk through.

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing views over Salisbury and the Wiltshire countryside. Well worth paying the £4.50 entry as very interesting, however the information boards are quite weary and need urgently upgrading.

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very interesting place to visit for the history of Salibury as was. Bigger than you imagine from the main road. Well kept grounds and great views. Very good pictures of the ( new) cathedral from here, weather permitting.

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Thank normandy08
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I live very close and often take long walks around the rings with my 6 and 7 year old. The walk has beautiful sights with a large area of green in the middle.

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Brixham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a couple of hours meandering around the heights of old Sarum on Boxing Day blessed with bright sunshine and blue skies. We were surprised the car park was closed as were many others, but found alternative parking across the main road. Shall certainly return another day.

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Pawtucket, Rhode Island
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Firstly, you can visit this site, walk around the outside, and see a lot of the ruins without paying to go inside. So if you're looking to save money you'll at least get a nice walk and great views. There's a small gift shop inside the site and toilet facilities in the car park. Paying admission allows you to walk... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Old Sarum is the ruins of the old medieval city and is very interesting to walk around in good weather.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently visited Old Sarum for the first time. It was fun to climb up the side of the hill from Salisbury, but there is also a car park. The views from the top of the hill are spectacular.

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