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Walk the Isle of Man: Monday 2 - Port St Mary, The Sound, Port Erin

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The Albert

Athol Street

IM9 5DS Port St Mary

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Walk the Isle of Man walk

Monday 2 - Moderate(also available as Wednesday 3 Moderate and extended version Friday 5 Strenuous)

Port St Mary – The Sound – Port Erin

12 km/7.5 miles. Height gained 270 m/886 feet. About 5 hours walking

Description: One of the Island’s favourite coastal walks in the southwest of the Island and rated as one of the best coastal walks around the Irish Sea. Walked by Clare Balding in ‘Ramblings’! Explore part of the Raad ny Foillan/Way of the Gull long distance coastal footpath.

We take the bus from Douglas to Port St Mary (not booked) and walk along the spectacular coastal cliffs and bays round the southwest corner of the Isle of Man past the geological fissures known as the Chasms and by two Iron Age promontory forts to the Sound, overlooking the Calf of Man and Kitterland, then continue up the west coast to Port Erin Bay and Port Erin. Return by steam train (not booked) or bus (not booked) to Douglas. Recommended outward transport times and options for return to be provided when timetables are confirmed.

What we may see: Coastal wildlife, sea birds, gulls, choughs, ravens, grey seals at the Sound. Geology. Iron Age promontory forts.

What to expect: Mostly natural footpath along the coast and cliff, moorland areas, rocky surfaces. Café and toilets at the Sound.

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Transport options for getting to and from the walk with individual ticket purchase.

Individual ticket prices booked through Eventbrite do not include travel to/from the walks on public transport. Standard ticket charges for this will apply and are to be paid by the participant.

The option to book the event package is available through Isle of Man Event Services on 01624 664460.

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The Albert

Athol Street

IM9 5DS Port St Mary

Isle of Man

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