South West Coast Path Short Breaks

South West Coast Path Short Breaks

A selection of short walking holidays along the iconic South West Coast Path

3 to 4 nights
26-34 miles
Moderate to Moderate / Demanding

From £340 per person

About the trail

The below routes have been devised by Contours to give our walkers the chance to enjoy a taste of the world-famous South West Coast Path. Those with less available time can complete one of these short breaks in just a few days, while others may wish to try a short stretch of the trail before tackling a full section, making these walks an ideal starting point for building your confidence.

Each South West Coast Path Taster Break offers its own unique ambience, fascinating history and fantastic sights to discover. Learn more by selecting a route below.

Dog friendly tours available

Dogs are welcome on select routes along this trail. Look for the pawprint icon when choosing your holiday.

Customer reviews from the South West Coast Path Short Breaks

“A fantastic walk.”
Mr Harfield, UK
“Beautiful scenery and a great experience overall. We enjoyed the walk and the setting.”
Mr Evans, UK
“Perfect weather. It was challenging walking with many steep ascents and descents.”
Mrs Earl, Canada
“The booking process and accommodation was all very efficient, and luggage transfers all went smoothly.”
Mrs Hunt, UK