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South Downs Way

Time to complete

Most people take 8 or 9 days to walk the whole 100 miles (160km) at 12 – 15 miles (25km) a day.

Terrain

Most people take 8 or 9 days to walk the whole 100 miles (160km) at 12 – 15 miles (25km) a day.

Distance

Most people take 8 or 9 days to walk the whole 100 miles (160km) at 12 – 15 miles (25km) a day.

Bus Routes

Most people take 8 or 9 days to walk the whole 100 miles (160km) at 12 – 15 miles (25km) a day.

Nearest train station

Most people take 8 or 9 days to walk the whole 100 miles (160km) at 12 – 15 miles (25km) a day.

Linking routes

Most people take 8 or 9 days to walk the whole 100 miles (160km) at 12 – 15 miles (25km) a day.

Route

Along the way

Opening times

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday

Walk Info

Points of interest

  • Tranquil island in the busy South East
  • Feel a million miles from hustle and bustle
  • Unique chalk ridge

Nearby attractions

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Petworth House

Magnificent 17th-century mansion and park with an important art collection, set in a beautiful 283-hectare deer park.

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