The Medway, Friars and Neolithic Burial Sites History Hike - Heart of Kent Walking Festival 2022

Type:Guided Walk

Maidstone, Kent
Walkers along Aylesford


Join on a 10 mile history hike and discover Kent's most picturesque village, a Carmelite Friary, the site of the battle of Medway through wonderful Kentish countryside as part of the Heart of Kent Walking Festival 2022.

The walk leads through charming countryside, including riverside paths; former quarries; an organic vineyard; field margins; woods and downlands.

The history of the area is fascinating, and this walk has it all, from Neolithic Burial sites, to the shrine of the patron saint of the English province of Discalced Carmelites and the site of the Battle of Medway.

The price includes guided hike lead by a North Downs Way Ambassador HML Trainee and Blue Badge Tourist Guide who is also Wilderness First Aid Qualified, church visit, and visit to the Friary.

Dogs are not permitted on this walk.

Walk Details

Walk Distance: 10 miles
Walk Duration: 5 hours
Grade of Walk (Ability): Strenuous
Walk Leader: Ildi Pelikan
Age Range: 12+
You would need to bring: Walking shoes or boots, water and packed lunch.


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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
All tickets£15.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Map & Directions

Opening Times

Season (30 Sept 2022)
Friday09:40 - 17:30


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