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Abbotsbury Swannery

Abbotsbury is a village situated in West Dorset in the West Country of England.


Abbotsbury is situated on The Fleet on the Jurassic Coast under a steep hill.

Nearby West Bexington is famous as the home of the Dorset Naga, possibly the hottest chili in the world.

Get in[edit]

  • Trains: The South West Trains route from Waterloo to Exeter.
  • Buses: There is also a good bus service (X53) along the Jurassic Coast.

Get around[edit]


Chesil Beach and Portland Bill, looking south-east over Abbotsbury in Dorset
  • 1 Abbotsbury Swannery. Watch feeding time and see the cygnets hatching from mid May to late June. Abbotsbury Swannery on Wikipedia
  • 2 Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens. Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens on Wikipedia
  • 3 Abbotsbury Abbey and Abbey Barn. Abbotsbury Abbey on Wikipedia
  • 4 Abbotsbury Castle. Abbotsbury Castle on Wikipedia
  • 5 St Catherine's Chapel. St Catherine's Chapel, Abbotsbury on Wikipedia
  • 6 Chesil Beach. Chesil Beach on Wikipedia






Go next[edit]

Weymouth to the East or West Bay to the West.

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