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South West Coast Path: Exmouth to Lyme Regis (6 Days & 5 Nights)

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6 Days & 5 Nights
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South West Coast Path: Exmouth to Lyme Regis (6 Days & 5 Nights)

  • Walk from Exmouth to Lyme Regis on the South West Coast Path.
  • The wildlife and dramatic red-stone stacks and caves of Ladram Bay.
  • Bustling seaside towns of Exmouth and Sidmouth.
  • The unique jungle-like atmosphere of the Undercliff National Nature Reserve.
  • Colourful villages of Branscombe and Beer, a place famous for smugglers.
A moderately paced itinerary with an extra stop in the seaside village of Budleigh Salterton. This section of the South West Coast Path is one of contrasts - from red sandstone, to lush green countryside to white chalky cliffs. Explore the varied coastline and enjoy a geological walk through time as you take in part of the Word Heritage Site - the Jurassic Coast. Undercliff paths, fascinating geological formations and rare wildlife combined with pretty seaside towns and quaint Devon villages make this part of the coastline a beautiful place to explore on foot. Leaving the bustling seaside town of Exmouth behind, you soon arrive at Orcombe Point which marks the official start of the Jurassic Coastline. Follow cliff top paths to the quaint village of Budleigh Salterton, then on to discover the wildlife and red sandstone stacks of Ladram Bay. Exercise those legs as you walk between the cliffs and secluded coves between Sidmouth and Beer, taking in dramatic views as you do. Finally follow the undercliff paths through the unique jungle like terrain of the Undercliffs National Nature Reserve to finish your walk at the distinctive harbour wall, The Cobb, in Lyme Regis.


Day 1 Arrive in Exmouth and overnight Day 2 Exmouth to Budleigh Salterton/bus to Exmouth 6 miles / 9.5 km Day 3 Bus to Budleigh Salterton/Walk to Sidmouth 7 miles / 11.3 km Day 4 Sidmouth to Beer 8.5 miles / 13.7 km Day 5 Beer to Lyme Regis 8.5 miles / 13.7 km Day 6 Onward Travel

This trip has a carbon score of 6kg per person per night, meaning it’s one of our best trips! For comparison, a carbon count of 6kg is equivalent to 4.5 ham and cheese sandwiches from the store. Here at Macs, we pride ourselves on being a responsible travel company and continue to adopt, develop and innovate ways to positively impact the environment. Find out more information on how we've carbon counted our trips.


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  • The South West Coast Path

    Join us on a walk from St Ives to Penzance on the South West Coast Path. This remote and exhilarating walk along the clifftops visits the bustling towns, golden sands and secluded coves of Cornwall.

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  • Walking the South West Coast Path

    The South West Path stretches around the south-west peninsula of England, exposing dramatic coastal scenery as the walk unfolds.  The route is split into several delightful sections as walking the entire route at once would be rather time-consuming.  This video gives you an overview of the route and how best to tackle it.  

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