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Walking Holiday in England and Wales on
The Offa's Dyke Path
between Chepstow and Prestatyn

Walking holiday on Offa's Dyke Path
Walking group on Offa's Dyke Path with Let's Go Walking
Offa's Dyke Path, is one of Wales's long distance walking trails, between Wales' North coast at Prestatyn and the mouth of the River Wye and the Severn estuary at Chepstow, via Llangollen , River Dee, Knighton, Hay-on-Wye, Llanthony Abbey, Tintern Abbey and Chepstow.
The Offa's Dyke Path is a 177 mile way-marked long-distance walking trail. This hiking tour can be walked in either direction.
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This Welsh self guided walking holiday hikes through some of the highlights of Wales and is a great introduction to walking holidays in Wales and the UK. The Offa's Dyke Path passes through some of Wales's most spectacular landscapes full of wildlife and heritage.
The Offa's Dyke walking trail is clearly way-marked to provide reassurance on your walking holiday in Wales.
The walking trail officially opened in 1971 but this long-distance hiking path follows an earthwork of much greater antiquity. Built by King Offa of Mercia in the 8th century, Offa's Dyke formed the ancient frontier between England and Wales. There are no border skirmishes these days, but you'll find miles of quiet, uninterrupted Welsh countryside, stunning mountain ranges and a plethora of wildlife.

Suggested Tour Duration:
15 nights,
14 days walking
Total Distance:
177 miles
Min/max daily distance:
7.5/18 miles
Average Daily distance:
12.5 miles

Hay-on Wye
Hay Bluff
Tintern Abbey
Pontcysyllte Aqueduct

Walking holiday on Offa's Dyke Path with Let's Go Walking
You'll encounter the Severn and Wye Rivers as the walking path winds between Denbighshire and Monmouthshire. Cultural heritage sites are in abundance, from the Palaeolithic Pontnewydd Cave, home to Wales' earliest known settlers, to the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct from the Industrial Age. This is a strenuous walking holiday, so we have carefully selected comfortable accommodation to ensure you are well rested each night!
Llangollen on walking holiday on Offa's Dyke Path with Let's Go Walking Offa's Dyke Path
Northbound Itinerary: Chepstow to Prestatyn
  Suggested Itinerary: Offa's Dyke Path Chepstow to Prestatyn northbound, coming soon!!
Day 1:  Arrive Chepstow
Day 2:  Chepstow to Tintern                 10 miles
Day 3:  Tintern to Monmouth                 8 miles
Day 4:  Monmouth to Pandy                   16 miles
Day 5:  Pandy to Hay-on-Wye                18 miles
Optional Day in Hay-on-Wye
Day 6:  Hay-on-Way to Kington              15 miles
Day 7:  Kington to Knighton                   13 miles
Day 8:  Knighton to Mellington               14 miles
Day 9:  Mellington to Welshpool             17 miles
Optional Day in Welshpool
Day 10:  Welshpool to Llanymynech        9 miles
Day 11:  Llanymynech to Craig Nant       14 miles
Day 12:  Craig Nant to Llangollen           7.5 miles
Optional Day in Llangollen
Day 13:  Llangollen to Clwyd Gate          16 miles
Day 14:  Clwyd Gate to Bodfari              8 miles
Day 15:  Bodfari to Prestatyn                 12 miles
Day 16:  Depart Prestatyn
Chirk Castle on walking holiday on Offa's Dyke Path with Let's Go Walking
Hay Bluff on walking holiday on Offa's Dyke Path with Let's Go Walking

You can walk this hiking tour in Wales on Offas Dyke Path over 15 days at about 12 miles per day. If you do not have a fortnight available, you can walk it in 2 separate week, perhaps breaking at Knighton.

This walking holiday in the UK operates March to October and in either direction.

The above distances are only a suggestion. If you would like to walk longer or shorter distances, we can arrange that too.
Our stated distances include mileage to the accommodation or pickup point and so may not agree with the guide book mileages.

Rest days can be taken in any location.

Why not combine this walk with a hiking tour in another part of England or the UK. Our staff will be happy to advise on necessary transfers.

Online booking available. A deposit of £85 per person is required to secure the booking, with the balance due 6 weeks before departure.
Tintern Abbey on walking holiday on Offa's Dyke Path with Let's Go Walking
Chepstow Castle on Offa's Dyke Path walking holiday with Let's Go Walking

What's included
in your UK walking holiday
on Offa's Dyke Path

  • accommodation at high quality guest houses, inns or small hotels on a bed and breakfast basis
  • room with en-suite or private bathroom, tea and coffee making facilities
  • daily luggage transfer
  • support should there be any problems on route
  • detailed itineraries
  • Guide book to Offa's Dyke Path
  • maps to Offa's Dyke Path
Offa's Dyke Path 16 day itinerary:
Chepstow to Prestatyn (south to north)
14 days walking and 15 nights accommodation
single occ
solo traveller
Book Offa's Dyke Path walking holiday online now
All prices subject to change
Cicerone's Guide to Offa's Dyke Path
Optional Accommodation Upgrades
Can be added when booking online
Subject to availability                  Supplement per person per night
Chepstow Double/Twin Single
Woodfield Arms £20.00 £10.00
Hay on Wye Double/Twin Single
The Swan at Hay £67.50 £60.00
Kington Double/Twin Single
Burton Hotel £35.00 £43.00
Mellington Double/Twin Single
Mellington Hall Hotel £52.50 £68.50
Welshpool Double/Twin Single
Royal Oak Hotel £20.00 £35.00
Llangollen Double/Twin Single
Wild Pheasant Hotel £28.50 £44.00

Optional Extras
for your UK Walking Holiday
on the Offa's Dyke Path

  • upgrade to the region's most elegant, prestigious and famous hotels, where available
  • transfers back to car or station
  • parking facilities
  • rest days
  • inn to inn walks
Lunches and Dinners
These are not included.
Evening meals:
These are available at overnight locations, either at your accommodation or in the town/village.
Packed lunches:
These can be provided by your accommodation or can be obtained from a local store, or cafe or inn along the route.
Holiday Travel Insurance
We require that you take out holiday insurance as Let's Go Biking Ltd accepts no liability for the following:
cancellation, personal accident, illness, loss/theft of personal possessions and/or money, and any unforeseen circumstances, especially travel delays.

This is in addition to our existing
booking conditions.
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How to get there
By Plane to Bristol, Cardiff or Manchester, where we can arrange transfer to Prestatyn or Chepstow
By Car to Prestatyn or Chepstow where parking is available
By Train / Bus to Prestatyn or Chepstow
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