The Thames Path : National Trail from London to the river's source in Gloucestershire

The Thames Path : National Trail from London to the river's source in Gloucestershire

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Leigh Hatts

Category: Travel Guides British Isles

Format: Paperback / softback

Publication date: 4/26/23

Publisher: Cicerone Press

ISBN 13: 9780198810506

Total Pages: 224 pages, 57 colour photos and 30 maps

Weight: 372

Dimensions: 126 x 175 x 26

A guidebook to walking the Thames Path, a 182-mile National Trail from the Woolwich Foot Tunnel in London to the river's source in near Cirencester, passing from central London through Windsor, Henley, and Oxford, and rural countryside. Described in 20 sections, of between 4 and 16 miles (6.5-32km), it is an mainly flat route with good access by public transport and typically takes two weeks to walk. On its way it passes historic sites such as Greenwich, Kew Gardens, Hampton Court, Runnymede, Windsor Castle and Oxford. This guidebook features complete OS 1:50,000 scale mapping of the route and comprehensive information about accommodation, facilities, refreshments and transport links for each stage of the route. It is crammed with fascinating details about the places and features passed along the way. A separate pocket-sized map booklet is also included showing the full route on 1:25,000 scale OS maps, providing all the mapping needed to complete the trail. The Thames Path is an easy riverside walk that discovers the constantly changing character of the River Thames.