Alton - Walkers are Welcome
Alton is a vibrant Walkers are Welcome
Hampshire town which truly has
community spirit at its heart. Situated at the source of the River Wey and
enjoying a stunning rural backdrop at the gateway of the South Downs National
, Alton is known by many as 'Jane Austen Country'
with its close ties to
its charming neighbouring parish of Chawton. There is plenty to see and do in
and around Alton and the town serves as a convenient base to explore the local
area. The town is easily accessible by public transport, has direct road links
from Winchester, Basingstoke and Guildford and is located just off the A31 with
ample parking throughout the town.