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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, one of the hottest chili peppers in the world.

Get in[edit]

By train[edit]

The South West Trains route from London Waterloo to Exeter.

By bus[edit]

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 Abbotsbury Swannery (Q4664285) on Wikidata
  • 2 Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens. Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens on Wikipedia Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens (Q4664282) on Wikidata
  • 3 Abbotsbury Abbey and Abbey Barn. Abbotsbury Abbey on Wikipedia Abbotsbury Abbey (Q4664274) on Wikidata
  • 4 Abbotsbury Castle. Abbotsbury Castle on Wikipedia Abbotsbury Castle (Q3662453) on Wikidata
  • 5 St Catherine's Chapel. St Catherine's Chapel, Abbotsbury on Wikipedia St Catherine's Chapel (Q7592748) on Wikidata
  • 6 Chesil Beach. Chesil Beach on Wikipedia Chesil Beach (Q1070604) on Wikidata






Go next[edit]

Weymouth to the East or West Bay to the West.

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