Purbeck Hills (East Dorset)

Lasts 4 hours

This is our best selling and most popular safari. On the Purbeck Hillswe travel over un spoilt countryside viewing Corfe Castle,Dorset's bestloved land mark from every angel.

We enter the Purbeck Hills across the River Frome, and head immediately east across the Stoborough heathlands some of the most important low land heath in the world.Then on aroundthe Arne peninsula, a place almost forgotten by time.

We climb some rugged tracksfor some close up picturesof Corfe Casle ~ and find out how Oliver Cromwell finally defeated The loyalist Banks family!

Beforepicking our way through little usedcountry lanes, where wildlife of every kind abounds.

As we journey onwe can observe how the latest in 21st century oil production haslinked hand in hand with some of the world's most environmentally sensitive areas like Poole harbour,Brownsea Island andSandbanks.

Purbeck Hills Safari

We thenpausetoadmirejust what has been achieved by local craftsmen over the last 200, years and learn a bit about the famous Lord Eldon's legacy in the Purbeck area.

Purbeck Hills Safari

Then wehead west over the old hill top ridgeinto Kimmeridge and Tyneham, which all have their own fascinating stories to tell.

Purbeck Hills Safari

After traveling through some of the most spectacular scenery the Jurassic Coasthas to offer we finallyvisit the Purbeck 'Ball clay'region where the famous Josiah Wedgewood made his fortune back in 1770.

Caroland I were born and raised in the Isle of Purbeck, and look forward totelling you a few local talesandfunny stories aboutlife in this part of the world.

Cost 60.00 / Person

Call us on 01305 772324

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