The Llangollen Walk

The Pontyscyttle aqueduct which carries the Llangollen canal & towpath 1000 feet over the River Dee 120 feet below in a narrow iron trough and is both the longest & highest navigable aqueduct in the world.

Kennet & Avon Walk

The lady's pool is a particularly broad stretch of the Kennet and Avon canal designed to look like a lake and forms part of our Kennet and Avon Walk.

Lancaster Canal

The partially restored Lancaster follows an interesting route into the Lake District & passes close to the sea as it provides excellent views of the Cumbrian hills.

Chester and the Cheshire Plain

This walks takes you from the fine town of Nantwich into the heart of historic Chester following the

 This walks starts in the fine mediaeval town of Nantwich and follows the Shropshire Union canal north west.  This ancient canal passes the junctions with the Llangollen and Middlewich branch.


At Beeston there are two locks - one made from traditional stone and one from iron to counteract the subsidence in the local sandstone.


The canal gives great views of the nearby Beeston castle - a national trust property sitting high on a rocky outcrop.


The canal travels to the heart of Chester and passes right along its ancient roman city walls.

Walk Options

3 nights/2 days.  Nantwich to Chester

325 per person.  Single supplement 40 per night.

20 miles

‘Rest and Exploration Days’

Chester is a full lof attractions to persuade you to linger for another night.  Explore the remains of the city walls and castle, visit the cathedral, admire the mediaeval half timbered buildings, enjoy the shops, cafes and restaurants, take a trip on the river or visit the zoo.

Each additional night £60