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Royal Rural Ramble (reasonably rapid)

Royal Rural Ramble (reasonably rapid)

Duration:6 hours total
Includes:Food
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Having been an Airbnb "Superhost" for more than 3 years I want to take my experience to the next level by sharing the history and beauty of where I grew up with even more people! More's the point - my father grew up here, my grandfather grew up here, my great grandfather grew up here, my great great grandfather...come with me, get a healthy blast of fresh air, captivating countryside and exercise!
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What we’ll do

For those wishing to escape the city of London and experience a slice of the English countryside this 'Royal Rural Ramble' is a 9 mile hike across a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (the High Weald) visiting pubs and castles along the way whilst I share the story of the area I grew up and now live in. We'll meet at Cowden (Kent) train station (a 45 minute direct service from London…

What else you should know

The only part for you to arrange is a return train ticket from London to Cowden (Kent) costing £13.50 (as of July 2018).

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Local and seasonal snacks

What to bring

Sensible outdoor walking footwear
A jumper / sweater to keep you warm
A water bottle to keep you hydrated
A waterproof coat to keep you dry
Sun cream / sunscreen / sun block
Long socks or trousers to protect your lower legs from being scratched by the occasional spiky vegetation
A change of socks (lovely to change into if your feet get wet)
A camera to capture the beauty of this area!

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Where you'll be

As well as soaking up the majesty of nature, here are some of the places we will visit: - Country pub (498 years old) - Tea shop (with scones and cakes, oldest in the UK, 1453) - National Trust Tudor village - Church (recorded in the Domesday book, 1086) - Castle (with an unconventional history)

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 12 and up can attend. Guests must be reasonably fit and able to comfortably walk long distances at a good speed. We will cover 9 miles across rolling countryside in roughly 4 and a half hours, so a pace of 2 miles an hour. Also,…

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The only part for you to arrange is a return train ticket from London to Cowden (Kent) costing £13.50 (as of July 2018).
Hugo
Royal Rural Ramble (reasonably rapid)
94 reviews
€43 / person
94 reviews
€43 / person