Just an hour from London, Sussex’s picture-perfect countryside is the ideal place to unwind and connect with nature for a few hours, days or weeks.

With historic castles, stately homes, rolling downs, chalk cliffs and stunning coastal towns to explore along the English Channel, you’ll never be short of walking routes in Sussex. From the 100-mile South Downs Way to champagne and wine trails, beach walks, river valleys and ancient woodlands, there’s something here for every type of walker. Just don’t forget to pack your camera – because the scenery is beautiful.

Choose your favourite Sussex walk from the list below, then download and follow it using one of our partner apps.