Castles and forts in Wiltshire
Discover castles and forts where you can enjoy panoramic views across the countryside. Often rich in wildlife there's so much to discover outdoors in Wiltshire.
Discover the Bronze Age hillfort complete with banks and ditches built to enclose a large six-hectare area. From the top of Cherhill Down you can enjoy views across Wiltshire.
Discover two Iron Age hillforts, one reached from Six Wells Bottom, and the other at Whitesheet Hill.
Discover an unusually designed Iron Age hillfort, containing a smaller central enclosure. Enjoy the far-reaching views from the ramparts over Salisbury Plain, Old Sarum and Salisbury Cathedral. The air is filled with the sounds of insects and the song of skylarks.
Explore the 2,500-year-old Iron Age hillfort and Bronze Age burial mound. Cley Hill is an island of diversity with orchids and a variety of insects and butterflies.