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Journey along the North Downs Way chalk ridge and ancient Via Francigena pilgrimage from Shepherdswell to Dover
Starting in the quiet village of Shepherdswell, this 14.8km walk follows the North Downs Way and Via Francigena winding through the picturesque Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Explore St. Andrews Church in Shepherdwell, St. Pancras Church in Coldred and All Saints Church in Waldershare. On your route you will pass Waldershare House, a grand Grade 2 listed mansion completed in 1712, before heading through fields and farmland and even along a Roman road into Dover, where your finish line awaits on Dover Esplanade.