Green fields and blue skies on the South Downs Way

South Downs Way

Experience some of our finest countryside between Winchester, the first capital of England, and the white chalk cliffs at Eastbourne. If you're looking for attractive wildlife, visible prehistory, fine pubs and pretty villages, or if you just fancy a challenge, the South Downs Way awaits you.

Overview of the South Downs Way

Plan Your Visit

Plan your visit to the South Downs Way

Trail News

Tour of Britain comes to the South Downs Way
This years Tour of Britain road cycle race is coming to the South Downs...
Downs Link Improvements scheduled.
West Sussex County Council are planning to carry out surface improvemnts...
Alfriston White bridge revamp nearing completion
The complete renovation of the iconic White Bridge that carries the South...
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