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Beautiful walk through stunning East Sussex countryside

I love doing the 1066 walk from Rye to Hastings or Battle (both limbs are worth the effort).The... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Hastings, United Kingdom
A scenic walk

I walked the 1066 from near Snailham Wood to Winchelsea, going through beautiful lush rolling... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

I love doing the 1066 walk from Rye to Hastings or Battle (both limbs are worth the effort).The start can be difficult to find in Rye but you then strike out for Winchelsea with its beautiful old houses and welcoming pub. From there the walk...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2018

I walked the 1066 from near Snailham Wood to Winchelsea, going through beautiful lush rolling countryside, with some good views of the sea in the distance. En route I went in Icklesham Church, a fine building, and passed a windmill. The path is well waymarked...More

1  Thank Dovegirl
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We only did the Rye bit but fascinating for my foreign friends - a little bit of old England. A great and historic little town, very accessible and easy to cover in a few hours. However do go early in the morning. The streets are...More

Thank Mel B
Reviewed 4 May 2017

The Bexhill section of the 1066 walk has benefitted from the building of the new link road. Paths have been improved and the creation of a new lake is a definite plus. Took us about an hour to walk from Bexhill Old Town to Crowhurst....More

2  Thank sleepybexhill
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Just completed a section of the 1066 route from Rye to Winchelsea and then back via other paths to Winchelsea beach and Rye harbour reserve. Ten mile walk with interest all the way, varied hedgerows, streams, new born lambs, historic town, great pub at the...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2016

What a lovely atmosphere we loved walking around the area and enjoying all the beautiful homes and businesses we felt like we had stepped back in time. Loved it and can't wait to share this beautiful town with friends and family

1  Thank d0nna8383
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Accessed this walk by bus from Rye, A good walk, at Fairlight cove we picked up the Saxon Way which was extremely muddy. I think we would have fared better to have stayed on the 1066

2  Thank walkingWakefieldUk
Reviewed 21 November 2015

Initially we walked randomly around Rye until we noticed map in shop. Followed it thoroughly and informative without doubt.

2  Thank David G
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Having walked the first half, from Pevensey to Battle I can confirm that it's definitely a fantastic walk, especially in the sunshine. It's also fairly easy; mostly on the flat and with only a couple of small hills en route to Battle. Nice mix of...More

Thank Alan O
Reviewed 27 September 2015

My friend and I started in Rye and followed part of this route up to Winchelsea and then on to the Royal Military Canal down to Plett Level and back to Winchelsea Beach, then up to Camber Castle and Rye. It was a glorious walk...More

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4 June 2017|
Response from Val601 | Reviewed this property |
But an Ordnance Survey explorer map of area in good bookshop. Plenty of options to create circular walks round Camber, Rye and Winchelsea.