Winter walks in London and the South East

Need to burn off the festive calories or even just escape the high street? Discover the magical winter landscapes on your doorstep, from gardens to parks to the wide open countryside. Plus enjoy a cup of something hot in a warm cafe or tearoom. Find a place to unwind and enjoy a winter walk in London and the South East.

Visitors walking in Morden Hall Park, London, in the winter. Morden Hall Park is a serene oasis in the heart of suburban London.

London 

Clear your head on a winter walk. From a gentle riverside stroll to Ham House in Richmond or a meander in the parkland of Morden Hall Park, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

Winter walks at Hatchlands Park

Surrey 

Refresh your senses this New Year on a winter walk. Why not enjoy the views over the Devil's Punch Bowl or the winding paths and watery reflections at Winkworth Arboretum? Then warm up with something hot afterwards.

Setting off for a walk in Knole Park

Kent 

From a parkland walk at Knole to a circular trail around the estate at Scotney, there's plenty of reason to get out and about this winter. Take a look at our winter walks in Kent.

Sunrise on the Mottisfont estate, Hampshire

Hampshire 

Need to escape and blow the cobwebs away? Why not enjoy the landscapes of the New Forest or the watery reflections and winter garden at Mottisfont. There's lots of places to unwind on a winter walk in Hampshire.

A lone walker silhoetted alongside St Catherine's Oratory on the Isle of Wight

Isle of Wight 

A walk across a magical frost covered landscape is the perfect way to warm through on a chill winter’s day. Wrap up warm and join one of our guided walks, or download one of our suggested trails.

Man walking across winter parkland scene

East Sussex 

From a countryside trail at Bateman's to a circular trail around the estate at Scotney, there's plenty of reason to get out and about this winter. Take a look at our seasonal walks in and around East Sussex.

Sunset looking north from Devil's Dyke, South Downs, West Sussex

West Sussex 

Make the most of a winters day with a walk in the countryside and a cup of something hot. Find a place to unwind and enjoy a winter walk in Sussex, from the rolling South Downs to winter gardens and landscapes at Standen, Nymans and Petworth.