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Little Solsbury Hill

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Great views and lovely walk.

Need to get out of the city. This is one of several places to do it. The views are great... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2017
Bryan, Texas
Fab views, very evocative - a touch of magic and some lovely nature

Walked up on a dull day, with virtually no one else around. Saw three pairs of skylarks. Met an... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Russ L
Woking, United Kingdom
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Believed to be the site of King Arthur's decisive victory, Battle of Mt. Badon, this high hill overlooks scenic Bath.
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Reviewed 28 April 2017

Need to get out of the city. This is one of several places to do it. The views are great, especially around sunset and the walk is refreshing.

Thank Conrad1903
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Walked up on a dull day, with virtually no one else around. Saw three pairs of skylarks. Met an informed walker who pointed out what we could see in the amazing vista, including the distant White Horse, as well as the city of Bath and...More

Thank Russ L
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Made famous by Peter Gabriel, this is definitely a must see attraction. Lovely little walk, not too difficult and great for families or dogs (look out for cattle at certain times of year). Different routes available to get here. The views are great and the...More

Thank plm24
Reviewed 18 March 2017

It can be a little tricky to drive and park to this place but it is a great stroll around. There are public footpaths that join up to this hill though. get out the OS Map.

Thank pauliem1
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We regularly visit this place. It is hard to get to unless you don't mind a bit of an uphill walk or have access to a car. The views and the peaceful nature of the place are worth it though. Do wear walking shoes or...More

Thank BathForest72
Reviewed 16 October 2016

A fairly steep climb up partly through field and tarmacked road (parking is very limited at the top) is rewarded ten-fold by the magnificent views across Bath in one direction, Bathampton Meadows and Bathford in another. Windswept at the top but the flat summit is...More

Thank Kate S
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Parking in the car park at Batheaston it wasn't easy to find the start of the walk up. Once located it's quite a long slog up but well worth it for the stunning views. We walked down the other side then back up and retraced...More

Thank Janet P
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Solsbury hill is the highest point in Bath. Or so i'm told. It's a nice enough hill but if your time in Bath it restricted i'd recommend going on a different walk. For locals, if you haven't climbed this thing, are you really a local?

Thank TheDarwin101
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Thanks to Peter Gabriel's song, decided to climb up solsbury hill and overlook the beautiful surroundings. Can see Westbury white horse and a little maze first made back in 1993 is still there!

Thank Arna78
Reviewed 23 June 2016

a nice of green nice hills that i can see bird of some seagull that was some spring of water that was fresh windy air.

Thank Donna H
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