Explore Sussex

 
Here are seven ways to see the beautiful county of West Sussex, from the coast, the sky, the land, on foot, with a llama - enjoy experiences of the Sussex countryside. 
Take in the sights of Sussex from the British Airways i360

Take in the sights of Sussex from the British Airways i360.  

You can see the views of Sussex from 450' up and enjoy fantastic 360 degree views of up to 26 miles.  Combine it with a visit to the fabulous Borde Hill Gardens with its beautiful rich heritage garden set within 200 acres of traditional parkland.  Find out more about this from Red Letter Days.

See Sussex from a horse drawn carriage!

This is a great chance to discover how to drive a horse drawn carriage and take in the beautiful countryside.    Trot off to Red Letter Days for more info

See Sussex from a horse drawn carriage
Steam Train Journey on Bluebell Railway for Two and Visit Wakehurst Place

What about a Steam Train Journey on Bluebell Railway?  

You can combine this with a visit to the stunning Wakehurst Place and take in more of Sussex on your feet.  You can get more info from Red Letter Days

See Sussex from the coast.

Head out to sea on a tall ship or a sailing boat and feel the sea air on your face! There are a number of locations to choose from, such as Brighton, Portsmouth and Southampton and this could be a great chance to try something new, as well!  Find out more from Red Letter Days

See Sussex from the coast 
Take a vintage flight! 

See Sussex from the air

Into the Blue have a number of vintage flights you could choose from, many in the south east, and a number from Shoreham Airport.  Head up into the skies in a Tiger Moth, the RAF's trainer plane who weeded out the wheat from the chaff, enabling the RAF to select fighter pilots.   

Get into the countryside with falconry handling.  

Meet some of the UK and Europe’s finest winged wonders - this is a great chance to discover all about the history of falconry and hawking.  If the weather's up to it, you can allow some of the birds to perch on your gloved hand on training flights.  Half and full days are available.  Into the Blue has more information

Get into the countryside with falconry handling 
Enjoy a wildlife experience in West Sussex

Enjoy a wildlife experience in West Sussex near Midhurst.  

The Wildlife Nature Trail has something for everyone.  There are beautiful panoramic views from the top of the South Downs, you can watch wildlife as they go about their every day lives, and waiting to see badgers, hares, rabbits and Roe deer. Fantastic!  This takes place on the Cowdray Estate and you'll tour in one of the estate's 4x4.   Go to Into the Blue for more info