The river Itchen Hamble Valley & Eastleigh Heritage guides are a group of volunteers who run guided walks across the Hamble Valley. Have a look at our schedule of walks, pick one you fancy. We'll see you there!

The charge per adult per walk is 2. No unaccompanied children but accompanied children under the age of 16 are free. Please wear/bring appropriate clothing bearing in mind that the weather can change during the course of a walk. Strong footwear is recommended. In the event of adverse weather, for health or safety reasons or other circumstances beyond our control, some walks may be cancelled at short notice. Check this website for updates.


Sunday 23rd October 2016 at 2pm

Our Guide on this walk will explore one of the best preserved and largest central squares in Hampshire, together with other parts of this idyllic village (Note that there are some steps on this walk)

St Nicolas' Church 30 October walk cancelled

This walk has been postponed until Sunday 6 November due to the church being required for a service

St Nicolas' Church, North Stoneham

Sunday 6th November 2016 at 2pm

St Nicolas' Church in Stoneham Lane lies just to the south west of bustling Eastleigh Town. This is the ancient parish church of the one-time large Parish of North Stoneham. This short walk will focus on the church and its graveyard during which you will hear fascinating stories of people and events from the past including the Darwin family, Admiral Hawke and Guy Fawkes.

Netley Military Cemetery

Sunday 13th November 2016 at 2pm

The dead from the Royal Victoria Hospital at Netley, were taken on their last journey along a raised causeway, lined with trees, to a beautiful and peaceful location where they found their last rest. Come and be guided around this tranquil cemetery, used from 1863 to after the Second World War, and discover stories from the history of this multi-national burial ground