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South Downs Way

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

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great views of the countryside - worth the physical exertion

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... read more

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

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 NEW

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

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uk vulcan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

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 NEW

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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Miri, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

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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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

We did a section from Ditchling Beacon towards Lewes (on bikes) and were lucky with the weather. Flint underfoot on much of the path is hard and bumpy but easy to ride when dry. I gather the chalk is hard going when wet. Once you get up on the top the views to both south and North are fantastic, plus... More 

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Hailsham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I'm so lucky to have this on my doorstep. Lovely views and walks with friends and my dog. Parking is plentiful and cheap. We visited the ice cream van for a well earned ice cream after a 16 mile walk along the cliff edge and Friston Forest. The toilets are adequate as these are used frequently.

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sussex
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

One of the great walks in the south of England. Views of the Channel and the Weald. Chalk downs - beautiful wild flowers, history. Some of the walks are hard - on flinty paths - so you need thick soled shoes. Do check your route, your starting and stopping points, your car access points (possibly public transport) and your refreshment... More 

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Western Ireland, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

When we arrived by bus the scenery was amazing. There is a fantastic pub called the devils dyke and it served beautiful food all day long. The walks are great, especially when you can select different walks to suit all walkers

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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Fabulous scenery and a great place to walk. Very peaceful and the perfect place to get away from the hustle and bustle.

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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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