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Walk the Itchen Way from Southampton

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Walk on the Itchen Way from the Riverside Park at Swaythling, Southampton, following the stunning Itchen river and Itchen River Navigation. Head north along the river through the Itchen Valley Country Park, to Winchester and beyond. This is a great route that allows you to return to your start point by train from various several train stations along the way, be it the short hop from Southampton Airport Parkway or all the way back from Winchester.

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General Information
Free entry

Free public use

Suitable for dogs

Great for dogs, with some sections requiring leads

Refreshments available on site.

Cafe by Woodmill bridge and options along the way

No toilets available

No toilets on site

No camping options nearby

No camping nearby

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For more information about visit the route visit The Itchen Way (britishwalks.org)

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Itchen Navigation - Soton to Winchester

Advanced only

Advanced only

18.5 kms

4.5 hrs

The Itchen valley trail from Southampton to Winchester. Return by Train.

The 2 Parks

Intermediates and above

Intermediates and above

8.5 kms

2 hrs

A moderate circular taking in the Riverside and Valley Parks.
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Woodmill Ln, Southampton SO18 2JR, UK

Free parking

Basic free parking at the Riverside Park car park

Easily accessible by public transport.

A short walk from Swaythling Train Station



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