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Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

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90 Station Road, Chinnor OX39 4HA, England
+44 1844 355500
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The Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is one of the most beautiful areas of countryside in the UK, nationally-protected for its landscape, charming villages, historic attractions and wildlife. It is a great place to go for a walk or a bike ride and enjoy tranquil, classic English countryside. You would never know that you are only 40 miles from London!
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“lovely walk” (2 reviews)
“woods” (4 reviews)
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90 Station Road, Chinnor OX39 4HA, England
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+44 1844 355500
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"walking routes"
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"lovely walk"
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

A lovely walk along the path at the top of the hills. Sat and watched the gliders club below, with planes constantly being towed up and then gliding back down. A well stocked NT shop supplied many visitors with kites which was pleasant to sit...More

Thank Amanda W
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

The rolling hills mixed with fields, Woods and hedgerows make for a scenery that is welcoming and invites exploring.

Thank Peter S
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

Rightly designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with rolling hills and beautiful beech woods, Hard to believe it's so close to London and it can feel surprisingly remote. There are some lovely villages including Turville (used as the setting for the "Vicar of...More

Thank BackinBracknell
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

This is far to important an asset for the country to allow it to be ruined by Councils, Governments or greedy developers. This wonderful area gives sanity and welbeing to all users of the countryside - do not allow it to be interfered with

2  Thank James G
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

We attended a wedding in the area - it was quite stunning. Views are fabulous and the scenery just flows for miles. Lovely place to visit.

1  Thank tarasusannacameronb
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Stayed in Henton whilst visiting friends with the wonderful surrounding countryside, small villages and the various wild life.

Thank johnhp702
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Reviewed 12 December 2016

The Chiltern Hills is an area always worth visiting. Glorious countryside, open vistas, lovely woodland and scenic historic market towns.

1  Thank Gwenda M
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Reviewed 6 December 2016

My wife is a fan of the Midsomer Murders TV show, so the purpose of our visit to this area was to see some of the locations used to represent the villages of Midsomer. It is a beautiful area of rolling hills and picturesque villages...More

1  Thank Travel_Revival
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Reviewed 1 September 2016

This is a beautiful part of the country for walking and enjoying the fresh air and countryside. Great wildlife especially the many red kites. Lovely villages and towns, and great country pubs.

1  Thank Pam D
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Reviewed 18 July 2016

When I lived in the UK I often drove between Oxford and London on the M40 and never stopped in the Chilterns. This time I spent two days with the children around Princes Risborough and Thame and found the villages, countryside, walking paths and bike...More

2  Thank Kongski
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Pramod0603
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Response from BobbyHollies | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I live here so don't use them. I just tend to walk around and see what there is - possibly missing a lot on the way. If you Google "Nature walks in the Chilterns" this lists a number of societies and groups that do... More
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