is rightly famed for both its beautiful countryside
and dramatic coast line. Recognised as an area of outstanding natural beauty,
West Dorset provides glorious rolling landscapes, breathtaking views
and picturesque villages, all easily reached by car, on foot or cycle, via
the many miles of winding lanes, footpaths and bridleways.
well named Jurassic Coast was granted World Heritage status at the end on
2001, the first natural area in the British Isles to receive the accolade.
The award was given in recognition of the coasts rugged beauty, it's wealth
of fossil finds and it's immensely varied geological features.
you like an active or relaxing holiday, West Dorset has something for
everyone; wonderful coastal walks, dramatic views, beautiful gardens,
beaches, historic houses, secluded spots, delightful villages, markets,
cycle routes and attractions too numerous to mention;
AND EXPLORE !!