Question: Can you walk around the Isle of Wight in a day?

The Isle of Wight coastal path is about 70 miles. You can obviously walk it in a couple of days if youre a lunatic, or you can take a month doing it if you really want to, but bear in mind that some parts of the route are very rural so dont have many accommodation options.

How long does it take to walk around Isle of Wight?

The Isle of Wight Coastal Path is an exhilarating walk around the islands coastline. It can easily be done in four or five days of walking, although very fit people may choose to do it in as little as three. The nature of the path is varied and is in many ways a microcosm of the mainlands coastline.

Can you go to the Isle of Wight for the day?

You can do a day trip to the Isle of Wight from Southampton with or without a car. Red Funnel operates two ferry crossings from Southampton. The car ferry takes 55 minutes and arrives in East Cowes whilst the foot passenger ferry takes 20 minutes and arrives in (West) Cowes.

How far is it around Isle of Wight?

70 miles The Isle of Wight Coastal Path (or Coastal Footpath) is a circular long-distance footpath of 70 miles (113 km) around the Isle of Wight, UK. It follows public footpaths and minor lanes, with some sections along roads.

Can you walk from Shanklin to Ventnor?

This is a popular walk using a lovely section of the Isle of Wight Coast Path to take you between these two seaside resorts. Its a signposted 3.5 mile hike with some moderate hill climbs, a woodland section and fabulous views throughout.

How many days do you need in Isle of Wight?

Minimum would be three days - you could spend some time in the New Forest (great for cyclers) and a night in Southampton on the days before and after your visit.

What is the closest point to the Isle of Wight?

The bays northernmost point is Cliffs End (Fort Albert) the closest point of the Island to the British mainland, with Hurst Castle lying at the end of a long peninsula just 1500 metres (a little less than a mile) to the northwest. The southernmost point is Warden Point.

How long is the walk from Shanklin to Ventnor?

3.5 mile This is a popular walk using a lovely section of the Isle of Wight Coast Path to take you between these two seaside resorts. Its a signposted 3.5 mile hike with some moderate hill climbs, a woodland section and fabulous views throughout.

How far is Shanklin from Ventnor?

3 miles How far is it from Ventnor to Shanklin? The distance between Ventnor and Shanklin is 3 miles.

Do I need a car on Isle of Wight?

The short answer is yes, you can get around the Isle of Wight without a car. The East Wight has a trainline which connects Ryde Pierhead (one of the ferry ports) with Ryde Esplanade, Sandown and Shanklin.

How long does it take to drive around the whole of the Isle of Wight?

How long does it take to drive around the Isle? From one end to the other would take around an hour without traffic. You could circle the entire perimeter in three hours.

Contact us

Find us at the office

Hurtarte- Aminov street no. 34, 93309 The Valley, Anguilla

Give us a ring

Oluwadamilola Gleich
+93 552 509 928
Mon - Fri, 8:00-17:00

Tell us about you