Pevensey Bay – Eastbourne's Sovereign Harbour – Pevensey Castle

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A level walk beginning along the lovely pebbles of Pevensey Bay beach with the sea beside you, passing two historic martello towers (one of which is lived in), then on pavements and fields through Eastbourne's Sovereign Harbour, redeveloped with swanky new flats and gorgeous boats and on to historic Pevensey Castle (English Heritage, worth seeing), near which there is also a gaol and courthouse museum.

There is a lot of wildlife (birds, rabbits and evidence of moles!) along the way and it is ideal for a dog (on lead for some of walk), with lovely sea views, history, castle, towers, museum, pubs, cafes and shops (for that much needed spot of lunch or refreshments). You may even spot the odd ice cream van or two!

There are WCs at both Pevensey Castle and Pevensey Bay Beach car parks. There is a children's playground and the beach is sandy towards the sea if any of your party wants to build a sandcastle!!

England - South England - East Sussex - Coast


Ancient Monument, Birds, Cafe, Castle, Church, Flowers, Food Shop, Gift Shop, Good for Kids, Great Views, Mostly Flat, Museum, Play Area, Pub, Public Transport, Restaurant, Sea, Tea Shop, Toilets, Wildlife

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26.7 Miles
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