Local Walks

While you are visiting  Chilham, there are some wonderful walks in the area, and some great pubs along the way if you get thirsty !

You might like to try the famous Five Church Walk in May each year which starts from Chilham.

Chilham is a small village with a Jacobean Castle and St Mary’s Church dominates the end of the village square surrounded by Tudor houses. Discover the place where Jane Austen visited while staying at Godmersham.

Experience a day out walking in the Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Discover the dramatic chalk grassland and ancient villages nestling in hidden dry valleys with farmland surrounded by a network of hedgerows and wooded hilltops, and traditional orchards standing majestic. These stunning features are a vital part of our heritage and characteristic of this protected landscape.

To Decide where you would like to walk, Have a look at our walking guide and learn more about the fascinating history of the Pilgrims way.

Use the menus at the top of each page to find your way around, there is lots to see !

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