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Address: Sussex, England, Brighton, England
Phone Number: 01243 558716
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Activities: Biking, Walking

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The south downs way and seven sisters was well worth the trek. It is simply gorgeous and not to miss

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

The south downs way and seven sisters was well worth the trek. It is simply gorgeous and not to miss

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Al ain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We were visiting Brighton and took one of the buses from the main bus station that allowed you to hop on and off along the South Downs way. Highly recommended. Lovely walks in a breathtakingly beautiful area.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

You can find various walks on line to plan your trips so worth doing as the countryside is amazing and there is so much history linked within the downs and the city . Take a picnic and enjoy.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We walked up to the South Downs Way and although it was really hot that day it was comfortable for the average, everyday person. Cycling is a different story entirely. Again, it was 30 degrees and we cycled up to the 'Jack and Jill' windmills. Very difficult on the mountain bike route and I would advise to go on the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

This famous walking route has wonderful connectivity with Coaster buses from Brighton to Eastbourne, such that one can get of at, say, Exceat, walk to Beachy Head etc, then pick up the bus again to return. Plus the Coaster gives a spectacular view of the sunset over the Downs in the evening. A thing I dislike is the number of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

This has fantastic views and it is a chance to breathe clean air for a change. But it can be quite strenuous in parts so you need to take care if you are doing a long walk. There are few places to get refreshments so take your own. Wear decent shoes or trainers - not sandals. I saw one woman... More 

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

I am often on parts of the South Downs way, walking, visiting the pigs near Steyning or Chanctombury Ring

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

the only place I have been where the sea is on one side and glorious countryside on the other. Other parts steeped in history - Cissbury ring - you really can get away from it up on the downs, a wonderful place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Fantastic hiking destination, fresh air, wildlife, place for a picnic or just to get away from it all. Bring water and do some deep breathing excersises once out in the open!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

A brilliant way to get rid of that sunday morning hangover. Multiple acess points and about 80 miles of walking if you are up to it. i like to get a train or bus to the farthest point i think i can manage and then walk back to the start point in a linear route. Try it.

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Address: Sussex, England, Brighton, England
Phone Number: 01243 558716
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton

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