Hastings Castle, St. Thomas' Church and Rye Ref: 1606

Hastings Castle, St. Thomas' Church and Rye Ref: 1606
£35.00

Availability: Past event

Saturday 16/06/2018 at 8:15–20:00

Distance:19km (11.8 miles)
Grading: Challenging
Rating: 7 out of 10
Ascent: 486m
Hiking time: About 5.5 to 6.5 hours of actual hiking

Transport & Meeting Point

We'll meet at Charing Cross station from 8:15am and leave the meeting point at 8:30am for the 8:45am train.

Planned arrival time back into London of 8:00pm (we have a group train ticket and you are committed for the day until then).
Description

Details

This rewarding walk starts with a fine clifftop coastal walk with steep climbs along the way. This section is the most strenuous part of the walk. The Look Out offers panoramic views across the whole of Romney Marsh and the Kent Downs beyond.

Hastings Castle was built high on the sandstone rocks above the town. It is a ruin today.

Visiting Winchelsea today it can be difficult to imagine with the sea over 2km away, that 700 years ago it was one of England's leading ports.

St. Thomas' Church and Rye. These ancient buildings, cobbled streets and secret passages, once the haunt of smugglers and highwaymen, regularly attract film crews in search of historical settings for period productions.

Photos of last event: https://flic.kr/s/aHsm95VzqZ

Meet Here:

At Charing Cross Station. See map below https://photos.app.goo.gl/BrNiZYQkAaEbykTt5

Food

We will stop during the hike for a snack lunch so please bring food and drink. We will visit a pub after the hike where we can get refreshments.

Cost

The trip is £35 per person which includes the guided hike and the transport.

Price:

  • Members: £30
  • No Members: £35

IMPORTANT NOTE: To reserve a place you must make the full payment, otherwise the reservation will not be accepted.

All events are limited to twenty-five person for a better quality of service and have a comfortable group.

Hiking in London
Barclays Bank (New bank details)
Ref: 1606 + your Name
20-41-50 33752607

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Meetup

https://www.meetup.com/Hiking-in-london/

What to Bring

  • Suitable hiking clothes & hiking footwear (ideally hiking boots) http://www.hikinginlondon.co.uk/ Waterproof jacket, trousers and footwear are recommended.
  • Water (at least 1 and ideally 2 litres)
  • Packed lunch/picnic.
  • Money for drinks and refreshments after the hike.
  • That's it! We will take care of train tickets, logistics on the day etc, so that you can just turn up and have a great day :-)

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