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Literary Lyme Walking Tours ~ Lyme Regis
Guided walking tours of Lyme Regis & the Jurassic Coast. Explore its use as a setting in novels & films! Meet great historical characters & follow the footsteps of authors who chose to visit & live here. Tours include Jane Austen tours, Mary Anning tours, French Lieutenant's Woman tours, Jurassic Coast tours and many more.

Jane Austen Tours - Over 200 years ago, Jane Austen visited Lyme Regis and came to set her novel Persuasion here. On the Jane Austen tour we follow in Austen's footsteps around her beloved Lyme and see the actual spot, often disputed, where Louisa Musgrove fell off the Cobb. During the Jane Austen tour we visit the houses in which Jane is said to have stayed and hear stories of Lyme Regis as she would have known it.

Extended Jane Austen tours to include Pinny from Persuasion and filming locations also available. More info >

Mary Anning Tours - Mary Anning was born in Lyme Regis in 1799. The daughter of a carpenter, she became one of the greatest fossil hunters, being the first to uncover a complete Ichthyosaur. Mary Anning went on to discover a great many more important species, such as the Dimorphodon. The Mary Anning walk explores her life and times. More info >

Banky Lyme Regis Tours - In January 2012 Banksy left graffiti of an origami crane on a river bank in Lyme. More info >

The french Lietenant's Woman Tours - Lyme Regis will be forever imprinted on the minds of people worldwide through the work of the late novelist John Fowles. Explore the landscapes that inspired the creation of The French Lieutenant's Woman and visit the house in which it was written.

This tour is of particular interest to those who like this book, those who would like a taster of the wilderness, or those who would like to see what is quite simply the most beautiful part of Lyme Regis. Also ideal for Meryl Streep fans! More info >

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Jurassic Coast Tours - Our Jurassic Coast Tours include 2 main walks. The most popular is the Architecture of the Undercliff walk along the south west coast path Lyme Regis to Axmouth or Seaton. This 8 mile woodland walk goes through the largest nature reserve in the country - said to be the closest to a jungle in the UK. Discover the literary locations and the history of long forgotten civilisations in this secret place. More info >

Wilderness Yoga Retreats - Our yoga retreats on the Dorset/Devon border are something to remember.

The day includes a morning yoga session on a grassy meadow clifftop with professional teacher Julie Oldfield in a secret wilderness location, followed by lunch. The afternoon session comprises either another yoga session or a beautiful woodland walk.

Accommodation also availabe, including a wonderful woodland cabin. More info >

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