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Wonderful walks

A lovely walk up hill and down dale. Well worth the truck back up all the steps! Loads of birds... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2019
Corinne B
Ventnor, United Kingdom
Great hidden walk

Only went here as I'd previously seen reviews on here and was curious with the devils chimney. We... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
sharon e
London, United Kingdom
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Isle of Wight Coastal Footpath, Bonchurch, Ventnor, England
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Reviewed 3 January 2019

A lovely walk up hill and down dale. Well worth the truck back up all the steps! Loads of birds and wildlife to see

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Corinne B
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Only went here as I'd previously seen reviews on here and was curious with the devils chimney. We found it was a lovely walk and the devils chimney was great to walk up, the kids loved it although did moan about their aching legs. There...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sharon e
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

I’d definitely recommend going during a spell of dry weather as I imagine it would become very slippery if there had been any rain. We spent.a couple of hours exploring the paths and stairways with two small children and they enjoyed it all. Due to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 427yoinky
Reviewed 30 September 2018

I have left a 1* rating merely to draw peoples attention. The Devil's Chimney is an interesting geological feature which has been augmented by the addition of steps within it's narrow walls and is worthy of a brief visit. However, WANDERERS BEWARE - at the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank askjames1972
Reviewed 28 September 2018

We took a walk through the Bonchurch Landslip after reading about walks on the island, and specifically to visit the ‘Devils Chimney’. We had already climbed up to St Catherines Down that morning and now we planned to get to sea level on the coast....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Stewart C
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We parked up to this hidden area. Walking through to the views which are well worth it. There is a stone covered seat. It is ideal to see the views. Ideal for dog walkers

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 123linny
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Lovely walk but be aware of steep steps and uneven path but the scenery is spectacular! Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jayne M
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Lovely walk through the woods high up on the cliffs with great sea views through the trees. Relax in the Cafe with a wide selection of great homemade sandwiches and cakes.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank _marygroves231
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We came here for a shady walk on a boiling hot day. We enjoyed the paths through the lush greenery and the views were amazing

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank clairekent000001
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Being slightly biased as I have many childhood memories of the landslip but I still feel that the steep and winding paths through the rocks and jungle like foliage has a magic about it. Parking is free at the start off the main road and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from Jayne M | Reviewed this property |
Should be ok off lead