Studland and Godlingston Heath

As the largest expanse of unspoiled lowland heath to survive in Dorset, the wilderness of Studland and Godlingston Heath is perhaps the closest thing to the landscape of Thomas Hardy’s Wessex that the 21st century affords.

Opening times: Open at all times

Entry fee: Free

Facilities: Unpaved footpaths

Getting there: Bus: Nearest station on the A315.

Train: Nearest station is Swanage.

Car: Pay and display Shell Bay and Knoll Beach.

Image by Steve Chilton

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Ferry Road
Swanage
BH19 3AH

Studland and Godlingston Heath