Whether you're a serious hiker, leisure walker, seeking an active family holiday or just wanting to get away from it all, the comprehensive range of self-led or guided walking holidays and tour operators based in South East England can offer something for everyone.
South East England’s beautiful and diverse landscape can take you from spectacular stretches of coastline through lush green rolling countryside to timeless villages and historical cities. Discover for yourself the New Forest ponies, charming Oxfordshire Cotswold villages, how far the South Down’s Way stretches and the vineyards of Kent.
Why not try walking the Vanguard Way, a 66-mile (106 km) walking trail from Croydon on the southern outskirts of London to Newhaven in East Sussex. It traverses some of the best scenery in southern England, including the North Downs, The Weald, Ashdown Forest and South Downs National Park, finishing along a spectacular stretch of the Sussex Heritage Coast. Visit the Vanguard Way website for information about the walk and you will find useful route description sections that includes a commentary on the places of interest that you pass by.
So get your walking shoes on and explore the South East at your leisure.
Walking Tours & Holidays
Click the 'map view' button or browse the list below for a selection of companies that organise self-led or guided walking holidays, tours, paths and national trails, for individuals and groups, in South East England.
Don't forget to check out our blog featuring nine best destinations for walks in South East England with The Saxon Shore, Birling Gap and the Seven Sisters, White Cliffs of Dover and River Thames all featured.