The World Heritage Walk is a distinctive 13 mile* walk 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 spring 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 (the route may be muddy in places, so please bear this in mind). However, all participants must be able to walk the full 13 miles. All participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a registered adult. Dogs are your responsibility and you must ensure that they are kept on a lead at all times.
You will start your journey by meeting the Nightingale House team at the Lion Quays in Oswestry at 9.30am 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 approximately 11:30am.
*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 Lion Quays hotel at 4pm). The walk will be approximately 13 miles.
For more information, please contact the Fundraising Team on 01978 314 292 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.