1. The village is known for its pubs so it's an ideal area for a pub walk. Lulworth Cove. Lulworth Cove is located near the village of West Lulworth, on the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site. But what Dorset does have is the most romantic countryside and heroic coastal landscapes that make up the UNESCO-listed Jurassic Coast. You don't necessarily need an occasion to have a cool background. Rampisham, Dorset Nestled within a valley, Rampisham is a tiny village of little more than 100 inhabitants. Just for fun! The coastal walking around here is simply amazing. Those interested in architecture will no doubt be fascinated by the work of the famous Gothic Revival architect A W Pugin, who designed both the church’s chancel and the house that once served as the village school. The cove attracts approximately 500,000 visitors a year, due to its clear waters and the surrounding cove walls that form a pretty sun trap. Very busy, very beautiful village by Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door. Oct 13 2019 21:14 Great write up and yes I believe it is the prettiest village in Dorset. Susanna_sue2 Oct 14 2019 12:37 Wonderful factual report. Walk the Purbeck Hills, too. Work up a sweat in glorious surroundings on the Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve in South Africa’s Cederberg Mountain range, or the meticulously manicured gardens at the five-star Summer Lodge Country House Hotel in Dorset’s village of Evershot. Pretty Dorset village within the shadow of the famous Cerne Giant. I too fell in love with all that Sherborne offers and loved learning all about the history of Sir Walter Raleigh and his castles. 15 Best Places to Visit in Dorset (England) In England’s West Country, Dorset is a rural place without a single city.