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But we viewed it from the car park below as the weather wasn’t good! Fascinating for sure! Some... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
Ian S
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Kettering, United Kingdom
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A walk to see the giant at Verne abbas

We did a circular walk which incorporated the giant at cerne Abbas. Well worth a visit if you are... read more

Reviewed January 1, 2019
Willsfamily87
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

But we viewed it from the car park below as the weather wasn’t good! Fascinating for sure! Some doubt apparently as to its true age but still good to see!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ian S
Reviewed January 1, 2019

We did a circular walk which incorporated the giant at cerne Abbas. Well worth a visit if you are in the area.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Willsfamily87
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

Great walk with a rope swing along the way. We started at The Royal Oak and looped round. Be warned that there are some land marks and signs which are difficult to find. Also some land owners have decided to put electric fences across some...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank r17may
Reviewed December 16, 2018

A most mystical geoglyph Indeed. But this Is Orion or the Orion man. The club Is Orion's club and the Phallus lets call It Is Orion's Scabbard..So the Cerne Abbas Giant Is the Constellation known as Orion.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

The car park and information area is at such an angle and low down that you just can't see the giant in his full glory. If you are in the area then stop by but I wouldn't bother going specially just for this, unless you're...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cla1re9
Reviewed October 22, 2018

Sadly the outline is fading at present and needs a clearing of the grass on the chalk. The free view point on the hill is the best place to see the giant, as nothing is visible at ground level if you walk up to it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank NN-PB
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

I was quite underwhelmed by the visit really, as the left side of the monument is good but the right side is not clear.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nannyrie
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

We visited Cerne Abbas to see this sight, there is a view point opposite the hill that the giant is on, and with parking too so it's best to stop here for that photo opportunity as once your up close you can't really make it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank vicky73111
Reviewed September 23, 2018

We stopped off to see the Cerne Abbas giant whilst making our way from Devon to Dorset, the figure can be viewed from a viewpoint complete with a (free), car park a short distance away. We arrived in late afternoon / early evening but was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Stewart C
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Great place for a walk with the dogs. Wonderful Scenery, but a good climb if you choose to go on the hill walk. The giant himself line has already been mentioned is quite hard to make out, but you do get a good view of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pennie S
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