Taken from Book Two of a Pictorial Guide to the Malvern Hills


This summary of the circular walk around the town centre and onto the lower slopes of the Worcestershire Beacon. It is unusual in that it visits nooks and crannies not often seen or appreciated by visitors to Malvern.


Allow 2 to 2 hours 30 minutes without refreshment stops for which there are many!


The Nags Head, Malvern Library Cafe, Green Link Organic Foods, Peppe’s Italian Restaurant, Café Nero, Anupan Indian Restaurant, Malvern Theatre Brasserie, Mac & Jac’s Brasserie, Belle Vue Delicatessen, The Foley Arms, Faun, Terrace on the Hill, Gallery 36,

Wells, Springs and Spouts

Rose Gully, Chalybeate Spring

Places and points of interest

Brays Departmental Store now Faun and other interesting outlets, Montreal House where Charles Darwin stayed, Davenham Care Home which was formerly the residence of the Dyson Perrins family of Worcestershire Sauce fame, Malvern Library, Malvern Theatres, Winter Gardens, Swan Pool, Spa Cottage, Park View (The Establishment). Dr. Wilson’s Water Cure Establishment, Aldwyn Tower where Franklin Delano Roosevelt convalesced, Holly Mount Church and its ‘Labyrinth’, an ancient form of pilgrimage.

Book two can be purchase in our online shop