Top walks in and around West Sussex

Find a place near you to make the most of the Sussex countryside. Here are our top walks from all around the county from the Devil's Dyke to Harting Down, Petworth Park to Slindon.

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Adults and two children taking an autumn walk amongst the trees

Which places are open and what you need to know before you visit 

More than 100 gardens and parks and hundreds of coast and countryside places are open in England and Northern Ireland. Many historic houses are open in England. To avoid disappointment please book in advance, especially at weekends and school holidays. In line with Welsh Government legislation, all places in Wales will close from 24 October to 9 November. Please check the property webpage of the place you wish to visit before you travel. Read this article to find out how to book and what to expect from your visit.

Best places for autumn colour in Sussex

South Downs nature walks

Seven Sisters walks

South Downs walks in the west

South Downs to the east

Slindon walks