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Undercliff Walk, Brighton
(4.2/5 based on 550+ reviews on the web)
Walk, cycle, and enjoy the sea air at Undercliff Walk, a popular scenic coastal walk stretching from Brighton Marina to Saltdean. This area is of special historical and geological interest, containing fossils of mammoths, woolly rhinos, and hippos. The iconic chalk and flint cliffs, which have become a symbol of East Sussex and Kent, are propped up by a concrete seawall. A broad promenade tops the wall, providing walkers with unobstructed views of the cliffs and the sea. The walk is about 4.8 km (3 mi) long, and passes through the picturesque village of Rottingdean, famous for its tea shops and small restaurants. On sunny days the glare from the cliffs can be quite intense, so don’t forget to bring your sunglasses. Put Undercliff Walk into our Brighton itinerary planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • It was an excellent idea to just walk! Really peaceful and obviously the view is just sick! This is a must if you visit Brighton 
  • a really lovely walk on a summers day or when the sea is wild and windy but what a shame dog owners can't pick up after their animals! 
  • Bike ride from Brighton to saltdean . This is a must do. Very pleasant ride with sea on one side and cliff on the other side. Quite a wide path so enough place for every body