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A Walking Weekend in Whitstable ⚓️  Sea Swimming Optional!

A Walking Weekend in Whitstable ⚓️ Sea Swimming Optional!

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A two day walking weekend in and around Whitstable including two walks and a range of social entertainment during the evenings.

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Orpington Hikers are hosting a two day event which involves a spectacular walk within the bohemian coastal resorts of Whitstable and Faversham and further inland towards Kent's historic city of Canterbury. The event includes two evening meals in Tankerton and Whitstable and a live music venue within Whitstable town center during the evenings following the walks.

See Whitstable weekend , full schedule and information for full details of the event schedule which includes refund options, full itinery and evening entertainment plans .

Cost - what you pay: For people who are interested in this event you would need to find, book and pay for your own accommodation. You would also pay for all of your own meals out, food, drinks, snacks, additional train or taxi fares, transport and packed lunches. 

Orpington Hikers will provide : Two walks during this weekend and charge £4.00 per person per walk. You can do one or both of them.

Walk 1: Saturday 11th June 2022, 10.00am

Walk: Whitstable to Faversham via Seasalter along the Saxon Shore Way.

Meeting at the yellow fisherman statue at Whitstable Harbour at 10.00am.

Terrain: Flat/coastal path, some beach

Walk pace: Leisurely and relaxed pace, around 2.5 mph

Walk length: 9.8 miles

Walk difficulty: Easy

Approx walking time: 5 hours

Picnic packed lunch on the coastal path half way into the walk.

Returning to Whitstable by train from Faversham, 8 minute journey, train fare £2.75 using a Network Railcard.

Expected to be back at our accommodation around 5.00pm to 5.30pm.

Walk 2: Sunday 12th June, 11.00am.

Walk from Whitstable train station inland to the historic town of Canterbury via the Crab and Winkle Way.

Pick up your packed lunch at the supermarket, don't forget water.

Make arrangements to check out of your accommodation and store your belongings if you cannot carry them.

Meeting at the main entrance of Whitstable train station at 11am.

Walk pace: Leisurely and relaxed pace, around 2.5 mph.

Walk length: 10 miles

Walk drop out option: 5:5 miles, bus from Blean back to Whitstable

Approx walking time: 5 hours

Walk difficulty: Moderate, a few hills, mainly flat terrain, bicycle/walking paths, ancient woodland, grape vineyards.

Some people may want to stay on in Canterbury after the walk. https://www.canterbury.co.uk/

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