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Cycling and Walking Holidays 2017

Mortimer Trail End to End Walking Holiday

Moetimer Trail walking holiday - Wheely Wonderful Cycling

Our most popular walking holiday...Lots of people want to enjoy the walk and the challenge of completing the whole 30 mile Mortimer Trail in one short holiday. This is a three day walking tour starting from Kington leading through Titley & Aymestrey and spending your last night in Ludlow. We transport you to the start & finish of your walk.

**The Mortimer Trail is the only walking tour in the UK starting & finishing with a Michelin star restaurant. Walkers can start their tour with a special meal at The Stagg and celebrate the completion of their 30 mile walk two days later in Ludlow’s Michelin Star restaurant (Mr Underhill’s)

Walk Description. Walking on well signposted routes, through a variety of terrain – farmland, woodland & open moorland. Some short, steep sections. Total 30 miles/48km.

Day 1. Kington to Titley. 6 miles (10km). Leaving your car at Petchfield Farm, you are taken to Kington, for the start of The Mortimer Trail. Kington is a quiet market town with plenty of places to stop for lunch.  The trail takes you away from the Welsh border, over Offa’s Dyke and eventually down to the village of Titley. Staying at The Stagg at Titley. The Stagg Inn was the first inn in the UK to receive a Michelin star - Its a fantastic place to stay, and turns the holiday into a real treat.

Day 2. Titley to Aymestrey. 12 miles (19 km). Todays walk, takes you along a series of ridges to the Hill fort in Wapley forest, then down to the Lugg Valley and Aymestrey gorge.  A lovely walk with great views & some beautiful woodland stretches. Overnight stop at a country inn (excellent reputation for food).

Day 3. Aymestrey to Ludlow.  12 miles (19 km). Your last days walk takes you once more into the hills - up to the Iron Age fort of Croft Ambrey and the National Trust lands of Croft Castle.  Follow the trail through Bircher Common and up into Mortimer Forest (brilliant, 360 degree views from High Vinnalls) and eventually down into the medieval town of Ludlow for your last nights stop. Stay at the Feathers Hotel in the historic centre of Ludlow.

Day 4. Ludlow to Petchfield Farm. Your last day and time to explore Ludlow.  We arrange to pick you up at a time convenient to you and take you back to Petchfield Farm to collect your car & luggage.

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This holiday includes:

Three day walking tour (4th day in Ludlow) with three nights b&b accommodation

• Luggage transport to each day’s destination and back up service.

• Ordnance Survey maps and detailed route guides.

• Comprehensive holiday information pack

• Full emergency back up service

• Safe parking at Petchfield Farm

• See frequently asked questions to check out all the details and help plan your holiday

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Short Break: 4 days, 3 nights
Grade: Easy/Moderate
Start: Wed,Thurs or Friday
Mileage: Total 30 miles
Contact: 01568 770755

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