Walking from Shanklin to Ventnor is very rewarding. The first part is a bit of an uphill beast but once you leave the town behind the views and the natural environment of the landslip make it worth the effort.
Some up and down hills, with steep areas, uneven paths and rickety steps.
There’s a couple of cream tea opportunities on the way, the oldest church on the Island, and the sea by your side all the way from Bonchurch to the beach, cafes and pubs of Ventnor. The No. 3 bus runs every half an hour back to Shanklin, but do check timetables.[Read more…] about Walk from Shanklin to Ventnor around the coast.