Coastal Kent Cycle Route

Cycle Route Details
Route NameCoastal Kent
Cycle Route Location
Start LocationDungeness Lighthouse
End LocationDungeness Lighthouse
Cycle Steps
1. Follow the coast to Folkestone, using the sea wall from Greatstone, and the national cycle route, from Hythe. Then, climb the Downs using quiet lanes to reach Hawkinge. Then down via Etchinghall, pretty postling and Sellindge back to Aldington and then the Marsh. Route has a steep climb from sea level to 180m at Folkestone Downs and some minor climbs from Postling to Aldington on the fringes of the Downs and to reach the escarpment above the Marsh.
Landmarks/Sites to see?
Monument at Blisington, Excellent views of Folkestone, the Channel, Dungeness and the Channel tunnel terminal from the Creteway.