The highest point of Purbeck, you can walk to Swyre Head from various locations, with commanding views guaranteed!
Boasting stunning views, great walks and even a Bronze age round barrow, there’s lots of reasons to head to Swyre Head. Plus it’s a great place to blow away the cobwebs if you’re in need of some head-clearing fresh air.
This Swanage website is a mine of information about Swyre Head, the closest car parks, history and photos too.
Whether you want a day long hike or a short stroll, there are lots of routes to help you enjoy the rugged beauty of Swyre Head.
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Picnics, stroll or a hike, Great views
Great views, Walks