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Address: Ditchling, Brighton, England

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Great views free parking, great walking

Pick a sunny day and you can see for miles. there is a small free carpark, and you can walk for miles. Bring the dog, but watch out for the sheep. There is usually an ice cream... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Kent UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Pick a sunny day and you can see for miles. there is a small free carpark, and you can walk for miles. Bring the dog, but watch out for the sheep. There is usually an ice cream van

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Amazing views from Ditchling Beacon high up you can around you for miles. A must visit if youhave never been for & great for walks along the countryside. Great place to fly a kite Good place for a picnic also & there is a nice bar that serves food & staff are welcoming & friendly.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

The beach slopes down to the sea and is washed twice a day. It is a pebble beach and for the most part it is clean, especially away from the pier and shops.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Ditchling Beacon leads from a small village in East Sussex to the north side of Brighton plenty of wildlife to spot and some great views. It is also the toughest point of the London to Brighton bike ride each year.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Brilliant spot for a breezy walk. We saw gliders picking up the currents of the hill, hang gliders taking off, remote control gliders, and a fella with a falcon on his arm. Just a real pain that the car park paying system is so tedious, why can't we just stick a coin in a machine instead of the ludicrous mobile... More 

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Hove
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

I absolutely love this place, been there so many times in the last 12 month through different means and always felt amazed how beautiful it is every time I was there. If you love outdoor then you must go and enjoy the lovely sussex countryside. I'd recommend go there without a car as car park is no longer free. It's... More 

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Hove, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The point has stunning views of the Sussex countryside. It has good parking at it and certainly worth a trip up to.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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8 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Don't miss it. Peace and quiet, spectacular 360 degree views, good parking, lots of great walks for all abilities.

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Burgess Hill, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

A terrific view over the surrounding countryside and on a clear day its surprising just how far you can see, its bit of a slog to get there by bike but quite a challenge just watch out for cars, the route up the side of the downs has been in desperate need of a safe cycle lane for years, since... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Great to cycle up Ditchling Beacon, great views and thrilling to cycle back down again. Tack a pack lunch as when you are at the top you will not want to leave quickly.

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Address: Ditchling, Brighton, England
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton

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