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Address: Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park, England
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Great Walk and Views

A must see, you can either walk from Lynmouth Exmoor National Park centre (which I recommend as you get great views en-route and great exercise walking up hill) or alternatively... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2016
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed January 6, 2016

Really nice but expected a slightly bigger valley of these amazing rock formations. Was rather windy in some places so watch your step in places.

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London
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed January 2, 2016

A must see, you can either walk from Lynmouth Exmoor National Park centre (which I recommend as you get great views en-route and great exercise walking up hill) or alternatively park in the car park located in Lynton opposite the valley. Truly a great experience, if there is one thing you see while in Lynmouth and Lynton, see the valley... More 

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Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed December 28, 2015

Well worth a visit , careful on the cliff path as it is very step with no hand rails or warning signs.

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France
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162 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed December 14, 2015

The views were stunning, plenty of trails to walk. The goats were delightful, a bit shy and wary but a lovely experience for us to see. Toilets were available and a shelter. Well worth a visit.

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Burton Bradstock, United Kingdom
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518 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
Reviewed December 1, 2015

Plenty of car parking and a cafe at Valley of the Rocks. Well surfaced paths make this a good place to go for a walk wahtever the weather.

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Thank bbbythesea
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed November 30, 2015 via mobile

What an amazing place to visit and if you pick a rainy day like we did you'll have it to yourself! A truly beautiful place, well worth a visit and it's free!

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Thank Shrike86
Exeter, United Kingdom
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265 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed November 23, 2015

This place is such a contrast to nearby lynton that you just have to see it . Like marmite you will love it or wonder what the fuss is about. Your life

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed November 15, 2015 via mobile

We have toured this area loads of times. However, it never fails to impress. Due old age ailments we stick to the car. Still great, what a wonderful County, what a wonderful Country.

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Nantwich, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed November 8, 2015 via mobile

We walked from Lynmouth, up through the gardens to Lynton & around the cliff path to Valley of the Rocks & down to Lee Abbey & Lee Bay. Total distance (there & back was 5 miles). It was a stunning walk with great views & fascinating geology. The cliff path was fun - quite exposed but feels very safe. Met... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed November 8, 2015 via mobile

This place is magical. We took the coastal path to valley of rocks from Lynton. Take the path in front of the church (clearly marked). Walking past all the hotels brings you to the coastal path. The walk gets better and better as you walk further. Look out for the goats.. It can get very windy.. the path is paved... More 

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