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Itchen Way

High Street, Winchester, England
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Pleasant sunny walk

A casual walk in The summer sunshine. Plenty to see along the way including mills and bridges... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
JP070766
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Newport, United Kingdom
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Lovely path

We started at the city mill and walked along the river past some housing and the college out of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
yellowjacket22
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Atlanta
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  • Average1%
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“pleasant walk” (5 reviews)
“roman wall” (4 reviews)
“st cross” (9 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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High Street, Winchester, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A casual walk in The summer sunshine. Plenty to see along the way including mills and bridges. Interesting historic buildings too.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We started at the city mill and walked along the river past some housing and the college out of town. We went past Wolvesey Palace on the way. It was pretty cold when we went, but the walk was beautiful and made you want to...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

This lovely walk by the river is a delight to the eye and ear. The walk passes through beautifully planted areas, along the ancient wall (including the only visible part of the Roman wall), across from lovely dwellings with gardens that run down to the...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2018

The City's Bridge was once the rivers crossing place and entrance to the city. Follow the Weirs Walk, soon passing the back of Winchester College and its extensive range of playing fields. A further stroll along the river Itchen and you later cross the road...More

Thank peter m
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

A great walk on a rare sunny day. The route was quite busy when we started off at Winchester. We will return to complete a longer section of the route on another occasion.

Thank almyridafan
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

For the best route, follow signs to the water meadows and walk along the river to St Cross Hospital, then walk over Five Bridges Road to join up with the Itchen Navigation trail. Much prettier and more peaceful than following the Itchen Navigation route out...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

Enjoyed a walk along the river Itchen in Winchester , not far down from the tourist office. Even on a cold Dec day was charming and quiet, bit muddy in places . Water looked very clear . Walk over the bridge to water mill.

Thank henlowboy
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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

The River Itchen is a very clean water Chalk bottomed stream that runs past Winchester. The walk hugs the river with sights of the old city mill and the walk is fairly close to the cathedral and end of the high street. Try to spot...More

Thank rayrest
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

The River Itchin - Winchester 08/17 After spending a good while admiring the beautiful Winchester City Mill - the oldest working Mill in the UK - with it’s extremely fast flowing water running underneath the Mill, you literally walk across the bridge to follow where...More

1  Thank EssexTipa
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

A beautiful tranwuil walk, perfect to access several of Winchester's many historical attractions from the mill to St. Cross Church.

Thank Kay B
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