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The Elizabethan Walls

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Address: Surrounding the old town, Berwick-upon-Tweed, England
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+44 370 333 1181

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Interesting landmark

Done this walk after breakfast whilst staying in Berwick, very well maintained with plenty of informative boards dotted along the walk, well worth a visit

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Done this walk after breakfast whilst staying in Berwick, very well maintained with plenty of informative boards dotted along the walk, well worth a visit

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very well signposted walk with some great information boards on route. It's a lovely way to see the town and learn about its history. It's not too difficult a walk either.

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Brampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Berwick is a Georgian town, but a walk around the city walls enables you to visualise more of its history. Some of the houses which are situated close to the walls are magnificent and in a truly unique position. There are many information birds on the elk which explain their history.

Thank PeterLeggett
Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Definitely worth going to for anyone visiting Berwick-Upon-Tweed. The walls have some well detailed information points around the very nicely kept trail. The view out towards Tweedmouth, Berwick, the river, the North Sea and as far down the coast as Lindisfarne are outstanding. On a side note, definitely worth continuing the walk down to the lighthouse at the end of... More 

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Retford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Stunning views on this walk regardless of the time of year . Plenty of places to access the centre if you fancy a coffee and cake on the way round ........ our favourite is mielle.

Thank Thetrustedtruth
Oakham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

We only went to do some pre Christmas shopping at Morrisons but having done that we spent the best part of three hours walking the old town walls. I hadn't expected too much but was very pleasantly surprised. It was very interesting and thoroughly enjoyable and the, people we met on the walk, mainly dog walkers- we had our dog,... More 

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

This is well worth doing - even in part - as it tells you a lot about the history of the town and is very picturesque and interesting. These walls are the best of their kind in England and unique in all respects. The view is amazing and there are helpful noticeboards all along the route. In addition to telling... More 

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Visit Berwick each year to visit family, this is a beautiful walk with amazing views, well worth a go

Thank Magicrosie
Bourne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

This is a pleasant walk around the town with excellent views on walls that extremely well maintained

Thank Aimee S
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

I really like the walks that go near the car park and the beach. The walks lead to near the castle and railway bridge.

Thank Ethan E

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