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World Heritage Walk

21/05/2017 @ 11:30 - 16:00

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Step into your local history.

The World Heritage Walk is a distinctive 12 mile* stroll through beautiful scenery along the legendary tow paths and footpaths of Llangollen and Oswestry, an area steeped in local heritage.

Walking with fellow Nightingale House supporters, breathtaking scenery will greet you at every twist and turn, including the iconic Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, Chirk Aqueduct, Trevor Basin and the Chirk Tunnel.

As well as raising much needed funds for your local Hospice, this is also a great opportunity to see in the summer with a walk through some of the region’s most picturesque countryside, an area awarded the status of World Heritage Site by UNESCO.

There is no registration fee to complete the World Heritage Walk but we encourage you to raise as much sponsorship as you possibly can. Both children and dogs are welcome and the route is suitable for pushchairs. However, all participants must be able to walk the full 13 miles.

You will start your journey by meeting the Nightingale House team at the Lion Quays in Oswestry at 10:15am where free parking will be provided. A free coach will transport you to the Chainbridge Hotel in Llangollen where, your walking adventure will begin at 11:30.

*Please note: The walk will last approx 4/5 hours (you can take as long as you wish but the Nightingale House team will leave the hotel at 4pm). The walk will be approximately 12 miles.

For more information, please contact the Fundraising Team on 01978 314 292 or email info@nightingalehouse.co.uk. Alternatively, to register your interest, please fill out the form below.



11:30 - 16:00


Amanda Kinsey
01978 314 292


Lion Quays
Oswestry SY11 3EN + Google Map