5 Truly Stunning Dunwich Walks In The Suffolk AONB

The tiny village of Dunwich is located on the Suffolk coast in an area of outstanding natural beauty. It has an extraordinary history but one of the best things about Dunwich is the incredibly rich and beautiful landscape surrounding it. For this reason, it really is best explored on foot.

We have some fabulous Dunwich walks of varying lengths to suit all abilities. Most of these walks around Dunwich we have done with small kids. For the most part they are circular walks near Dunwich, starting from the Dunwich beach car park. This is a good place to start and finish your walk as you may want to use the facilities there or grab something to eat. Whichever Dunwich walk you choose, you will be treated to vast open skies, unspoiled nature and and abundance of wildlife. Best of all, you will have the walk mostly to yourself as Suffolk remains one of the most undiscovered places in the UK.

1. Dunwich Heath to Dunwich Beach walk

2. Dunwich to Walberswick walk

3. Dunwich Forest Walks

4. Dunwich Pub walk

5. Dunwich Heath gorse walk

More Dunwich walks ideas If you are staying in Suffolk for longer and are keen to do more walks in the area, this guide has some excellent Suffolk walks for all abilities. You can also find a Dunwich footpath map here in case you want to make up your own route. For a little pre-walk inspiration, make sure to check out Kate Humble’s Coastal Britain where, in Episode 6 she walks 11 miles of the Suffolk coast.