Castle Walks in the South West


We have carefully selected a wide range of spectacular castle walks , all in the South West of England.

Castle Drogo
Castle Drogo

Routes can be followed on Google Earth or on your handheld GPS.

Please check individual websites for access to castle.



All walks are easily accessible by car with parking areas clearly defined.


If you are interested in finding out more about current gps systems for walkers click here.



  Place   miles km
Berry Pommeroy Castle English Heritage 5.7 9.1
Bickleigh Castle book tour 5.4 8.6
Dartmouth Castle English Heritage 4.5 7.2
Castle Drogo National Trust 4.1 6.6
Exeter Castle free 1.5 24
Hembury Castle Hill Fort 2.7 4.3
  Launceston English Heritage 2.5 4
Lydford Castle English Heritage 6.1 9.8
Castle Neroche hill fort 4.5 7.2
Okehampton Castle English Heritage 4.1 6.6
Powderham Castle Easter ? - End of October 3 4.8
  Tintagel English Heritage 2.5 4
Tiverton castle Easter - End of October 1 1.6
Totnes Castle English Heritage 1.1 1.8
Woodbury Castle hill fort 2.9 4.6