Sussex preserves some of England’s most enchantingly traditional scenes;
the steep chalky slopes of the South Downs, the White Cliffs, Cissbury
Ring; an immense earthwork with relics of ancient flint mines; Bronze age
barrows rise above a mysterious yew forest; Paths lead to imposing country
houses and gardens including Petworth House, Uppark and Wakehurst Place. Lewes
and fairy-tale Arundel are historic towns while Fishbourne Roman Palace features
magnificent Roman mosaics.
2019 Guided Walking Holidays: operate weekly starting every
Friday from April through November. Walkers stay at the same hotel for seven
nights. Days start and end with a short bus ride so the walks are in the most
spectacular parts of the island. Three different guided walks are
offered each day. You choose according to your fitness and ability.
Book before Oct 31 779 GBP per person for one week based on
double occupancy. Book after Oct 31 - the price is 879 GBP.
Non-member associate fee 10 GBP per person.
Single rooms with no single supplement are offered but with limited
All walks encompass open undulating downs, fields and heath with villages to explore
on the way. A choice of three guided walks is offered each day.
Easier walks 5 – 7 miles mostly with
Up to 750 ft of ascent over a day.
- Medium walks 8 – 10 miles. Undulating terrain - some steep ascents. Up to
1375 ft of ascent.
- Harder walks 10.5
–13 miles sometimes rough or stony.
Up to 2000 ft of ascent over a day
AND SIGHTSEEING HOLIDAYS are offered at
Abingworth, Sussex. These are one week holidays combining easy guided
walking with lots of sightseeing in the region..