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Worcestershire Beacon

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Address: Malvern, England
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Great walk - worth the climb

Fantastic views, the short uphill walk was worth the effort. The quiet at the summit was fabulous. Recommend the Marlbank Inn, just a mile away for a post walk drink / meal.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fantastic views, the short uphill walk was worth the effort. The quiet at the summit was fabulous. Recommend the Marlbank Inn, just a mile away for a post walk drink / meal.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The beacon really is the target on the walk up. Nice to see the signage on the beacon depicting which towns are in which direction.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

With no map and misty conditions we didn't quite reach the top but it was a wonderful walk, zigzagging up the hill from the park. Had we continued there was an easy walk down through Happy Valley, making for an excellent circular walk for most abilities

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Malvern, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Worcestershire Beacon is the highest point in the Malvern Hills, and most people approach it along a ridge with fantastic views across Herefordshire to Wales in one direction and across Worcestershire to England in the other. The weather can be quite different on the two sides, which is quite dramatic. Lots of people walk to the Beacon; you can enjoy... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Unfortunately it was very foggy the day of our visit but from previous visits i know there are great views! If you're driving there, turn up the hill by the Wyche Inn and park on the road or in the car park. We walked with kids aged 7-15 and a dog and we were up and back at the car... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Had a lovely morning walk this morning, I found the climb easy and decided to take some more difficult paths for part of the walk up, was very lucky with weather and although we had some freezing fog there was lots of sunshine giving clear views across a very beautiful area. I would recommend to anyone and especially to those... More 

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Richmond, Australia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

An Absolutely glorious invigorating walk well climb really with amazing views all round from the top you can survey the area 360 degrees.

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Ive walked the Malvern range many a time, I was up there today, it was a little less windy than it normally is with great alround views. There were lots of people on the Beacon today but not to many to spoil the enjoyment. Great free attraction. ( However there is a £4 parking charge if you use any of... More 

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Malvern, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

The hills are amazing. We live in Malvern and get out for a walk on the hills as often as possible!!

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

It is a bit of a steep trek up to the beacon but definitely worth it. We had a lovely autumn sunny day and the views were stunning. Not far away from the beacon road car park so a good walk and there are roads up for easier terrain. Took some great photos!

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