Winter Solstice Walk & Breakfast at Studland 2023

🗓️ Friday 22nd December 2023

Celebrate the shortest day of the year on a magical morning walk to watch the sunrise in an atmospheric setting in Studland.

You’ll follow a picturesque route to Old Harry Rocks to watch the sun come up before heading to Knoll Beach café for a hearty cooked breakfast.

The breakfast is a full English, including sausage, bacon, scrambled egg and all the usual trimmings, plus a hot drink. Vegetarian and vegan alternatives are available.

The Winter Solstice walk is suitable for families with children.

Warm clothing and suitable footwear are advised.

Dogs are welcome on the walk, but only assistance dogs are permitted inside the café. There is outdoor seating if you are bringing your dog.


  • 7.15am – Meet at South Beach car park, next to the Bankes Arms pub (Postcode: BH19 3AU)
  • 7.20am – Walk to Old Harry Rocks
  • 10am – Expected end time

The walk takes around 30 minutes in both directions..


Your ticket price includes the walk and breakfast – specify dietary requirements on booking.

  • Adult – £19.50
  • Child – £10.00

Call the National Trust to book your place – 0344 2491895

Or check availability and book online: