Spring walks in Wiltshire

There's a huge range of walks in the South West. Here are a few in Wiltshire for inspiration.

Snowdrops and aconites at Lacock Abbey in Wiltshire

Spring walks at Lacock 

As the evenings begin to stretch out, the tranquil Wiltshire countryside around Lacock comes alive with the sound of birdsong and new colours emerging. The perfect setting for a relaxing stroll.

King Alfred's Tower surrounded by orchids

Stourhead King Alfred’s Tower walk

This is a circular walk of historic interest which takes you up through beautiful woodlands to King Alfred’s Tower and returning through Park Hill Camp Iron Age Hill Fort and Turner’s Paddock.

View over the Coombes

The Coombes walk

Hidden in the small village of Hinton Parva (only a stone's throw from Swindon) is the stunning dry valley of The Coombes, teeming with wildlife and wildflowers.

Stourhead, Wiltshire

Stourhead Park Hill Camp walk

A short circular walk, with some steep ascents, taking in Park Hill Camp Iron Age hill fort and returning along Six Wells Valley.

Cherhill Down

Cherhill downland walk

A walk to the top of Cherhill Down will reward you with wonderful views and the chance to explore Oldbury Castle hill fort which, during the summer, is covered in wildflowers.

Enjoying a day out in the Stonehenge Landscape

Secrets of Stonehenge Landscape walk

Discover some of the lesser-known areas of the Stonehenge Landscape and enjoy great views of the famous stone circle.

The Sanctuary, Avebury Landscape

Avebury Sanctuary stroll

Enjoy the beautiful views over the Kennet Valley on this slightly hilly walk covering the area around The Sanctuary ancient monument.

The Packhorse Bridge in Lacock Village in Wiltshire

Lacock riverside walk

Experience beautiful views of the abbey as you follow the banks of the River Avon. This picturesque route takes you through the medieval village and out to the surrounding countryside.