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Walking

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.  

Vanguard Way

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.

Best South East England & South Coast Walks

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  1. Add Leith Hill & Tower to your Itinerary

    Leith Hill & Tower

    Type

    Viewpoint

    Location

    Dorking

    Step out and discover our network of footpaths. There are so many to choose, from shorter routes to the Greensand Way, which follows the Greensand Ridge along the Surrey Hills and crosses Leith Hill. Most of our paths are clearly marked, but an Ordnance Survey map (Landranger 187 or Explorer 146)...

  2. Add Queen Elizabeth Country Park to your Itinerary

    Queen Elizabeth Country Park

    Type

    Country / Royal Park

    Location

    Horndean

    Fourteen hundred acres of downland and woodlands situated in south east Hampshire. Waymarked trails. Programme of events and activities. Visitor Centre, shop and cafe.

  3. Add Birling Gap and the Seven Sisters to your Itinerary

    Birling Gap and the Seven Sisters

    Type

    Natural Feature

    Location

    Eastbourne

    Surf, go rock pooling or relax in the sun at Birling Gap and the Seven Sisters.

  4. Add Hydon's Ball and Heath to your Itinerary

    Hydon's Ball and Heath

    Type

    Natural Feature

    Location

    Godalming

  5. Add   Winkworth Arboretum to your Itinerary

    Winkworth Arboretum

    Type

    Garden

    Location

    Godalming

    Established in the twentieth century, this hillside arboretum has now been maintained by the National Trust for 60 years and has built up a collection of more than 1,000 different shrubs and trees, many of them rare.

  6. Add Harewoods and Sandhills to your Itinerary

    Harewoods and Sandhills

    Type

    Natural Feature

    Location

    Redhill

    Hidden woodlands, lush green meadows, tranquil ponds and an ancient common

  7. Add Leechpool Woods to your Itinerary

    Leechpool Woods

    Type

    Parkland / Woodland Garden

    Location

    Horsham

    Leechpool is an ancient woodland covering 53 acres and includes Oak, Ash, Hazel, Hawthorn, Holly, Blackthorn, Sweet Chestnut and Scots Pine.

  8. Coastal Culture Trail

    Type

    Walking Tour

    The Coastal Culture Trail joins Jerwood Gallery in Hastings, De La Warr Pavilion in Bexhill, and Towner in Eastbourne. The three award-winning galleries share a stunning 20 mile stretch of East Sussex coastline.

  9. Add Jane Austen circular walk to your Itinerary

    Jane Austen circular walk

    Type

    Nature Trail / Watching

    Location

    Chawton

    Come and discover the beautiful countryside that inspired Jane Austen and take a peek inside her house where she lived and worked for 8 years.

  10. Add Riverside Country Park to your Itinerary

    Riverside Country Park

    Type

    Country / Royal Park

    Location

    Gillingham

    Riverside Country Park is an excellent site for Winter birdwatching.
    Situated alongside the Medway Estuary at Gillingham, the park is made up of many different habitats, including ponds, reedbed and grassland.