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Lulworth is a village in Dorset.
It is famous for Lulworth Cove, an important feature of the Jurassic Coast. The village is situated about half a mile inland from the cove.
Leave the A352 at either Wool or West Lulworth. Parking is limited in the village. Drive through the village to reach the cove.There is a large car park and visitors centre as you approach the cove.
- Lulworth Cove - Walk down the road from the car park to the cove. Alternatively, walk along the cliff path for a good view of the cove. It is possible to walk aound the cove, but access to the area east of the cove is restricted as it is part of a firing range. It is normally only open at weekends and throughout August.
- Durdle Door - 1 mile west of the cove. Take the well trodden path up the hill to the west from the car park. Alternatively, there is a nearer car park at the top of the cliff above Durdle Door. Take the road to Weymouth out of the village to the top of the hill. The car park is reached through the caravan park.
- Lulworth Castle - 2 miles east of the village
- The Castle Inn - In the village