Beachy Head, Eastbourne in the top 10 coastal walks in the UK

Sussex boasts a spot in the top 10 coastal walks in the UK with Beachy Head in Eastbourne, coming eighth in the UK with an average TripAdvisor rating of 4.63/5.

Friday, 4th June 2021, 1:59 pm
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. Beachy Head Lighthouse SUS-210519-152026001

Now that the lockdown rules have been relaxed, long walks by the coast with a friend are back on the cards.

With this in mind, SaveOnEnergy.com/uk decided to find out which coastal walks are the highest rated based on online reviews on TripAdvisor. They compiled a list of all coastal walks on TripAdvisor and created a weighted ranking based on the number of reviews each walk received from one to five stars.

Gower Peninsular Swansea, Wales, came in at first place with a score of 4.86, while St. Brelade’s Bay Beach Jersey, Channel Islands took second place with a score of 4.85.

Creative Coast artwork taken from the Downs, Beachy Head SUS-210519-141819001

Quiraing Isle of Skye, Scotland took third place with a score of 4.84.

Sussex Newspapers staff photographer Justin Lycett went for a hike over the Beachy Head route and took these photographs of the beautiful scenery walkers can expect to enjoy.

To find out more about the study on coastal walks conducted by SaveOnEnergy.com/uk please click here

Creative Coast artwork taken from the Downs, Beachy Head SUS-210519-141833001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. View over Eastbourne seafront SUS-210519-151300001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. View over Eastbourne seafront SUS-210519-151342001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. SUS-210519-151421001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. SUS-210519-151434001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. SUS-210519-151447001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. SUS-210519-151618001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. SUS-210519-151632001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. SUS-210519-151645001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. SUS-210519-151658001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. View over Eastbourne seafront SUS-210519-151314001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. SUS-210519-151711001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. SUS-210519-151724001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. SUS-210519-151724001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. Belle Tout Lighthouse in the distance SUS-210519-151737001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. SUS-210519-151750001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. SUS-210519-151803001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. Belle Tout Lighthouse SUS-210519-151816001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. SUS-210519-151829001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. Beachy Head Lighthouse SUS-210519-151908001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. SUS-210519-151328001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. Beachy Head Lighthouse SUS-210519-151921001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. Beachy Head Lighthouse SUS-210519-151934001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. Beachy Head Lighthouse SUS-210519-152013001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. Beachy Head Lighthouse SUS-210519-152039001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. Creative Coast artwork SUS-210519-152053001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. SUS-210519-152106001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. SUS-210519-151247001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. SUS-210519-151501001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. SUS-210519-151514001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. The Royal Sovereign Lighthouse can be seen in the centre of the picture. SUS-210519-151527001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. SUS-210519-151540001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. View over Eastbourne SUS-210519-151552001
The South Downs/Beachy Head taken on May 19 2021. SUS-210519-151605001