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West Kennet Avenue

Avebury SN8 1RD, England
+44 1672 539250
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Peace and Quiet wonderful walk of peace

Away from the main stones the Avenue is a wonderful site to come across as they come in view. Each... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2018
Buddapies
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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
Perfect way to get a sense of the site in its entirey

Great walk, it really gives you an idea of the massiveness of the site. Walking the avenue it... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2018
dierna
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Udine, Italy
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Away from the main stones the Avenue is a wonderful site to come across as they come in view. Each stone I am sure has a story to tell, each different and I am sure had a reason when they were originally set. Wonderful picturesque...More

Thank Buddapies
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

Great walk, it really gives you an idea of the massiveness of the site. Walking the avenue it really gives you a glimpse of what might have been at the time to approach the stone circle. A must see. Great for children too.

Thank dierna
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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

This is definitely worth incorporating into a walk from Avebury to Silbury Hill and back up through the avenue. There weren’t sheep here so the dog could be off her lead.

Thank Richard F
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Just up the road from the Avebury stone circle and parallel to the main road. The Avenue is an avenue of ancient stones ... and walking through the middle gives a fabulous feeling of walking through time. It's hugely unspoilt and a real treat to...More

Thank MalcH
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

On the way to Avebury Henge we saw a row of stones and stopped to investigate. These stones are lined up parallel to form an avenue leading to the Henge at Avebury and the Long Barrow at Kennet.

Thank csarchibald
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

An interesting site you can walk, or see from the car depending on age and fitness. A minor attraction adding to the Avebury whole.

Thank Phill W
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

Marvel at the scale of this Neolithic monument. Best to walk down here and approach the village and the stones to get an idea of the scale of the whole thing.

Thank David T
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

My wife and I had visited the West Kennet Avenue on April 2nd, 2017. We had started with visiting the Avebury Stone Circles. Once leaving The Cove and heading Southwards, the site joins up with the West Kennet Avenue. The avenue makes up approx. 100...More

Thank Christopher D
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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

In itself this pales in comparison to the stone circle, but it still has lovely views and allows good opportunity for some decent photos. I don't think you'd come to visit this alone, but it makes a good package along with silbury hill and the...More

Thank GLWayne
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

Driving along the B4003 from West Kennet Long barrow to Avebury we spotted two rows of stones. Visiting Avebury we learned this is the West Kennet Avenue.

Thank Gla_Rangers
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