Add Something a Little Different to Your Stay

If you enjoy sampling some of the local culture and history on your travels, we have some fantastic guided tours and trails in our district. Explore our coastline and countryside and the people and places that have, and still do, make it truly inspirational.

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Here in the Lewes District we have an enviable selection of vineyards. Due to our climate, we are now producing sparkling wines to rival those of the champagne region. Book on a vineyard tour and enjoy our stunning scenery and the fine wines it produces.

A spectacular circular walk through landscape near Seaford which inspired Eric Slater. A keen walker, Slater developed an intimate knowledge of the countryside and loved to observe the cliffs, sea and sky. You can also pick up a copy of the trail at the Seaford Tourist information Centre HERE

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If you are a fan of Virginia Woolf or the Bloomsbury group, no trip to the Lewes District is complete without a visit to Charleston farmhouse. Book yourself on a guided tour of the house and discover how they lived over 100 years ago.


We have some fantastic independent galleries in Lewes. To follow the trail VISIT to download a copy of the map.

If you are taking an extended stay in the Lewes District, you may want to explore what the rest of the county has to offer. The Coastal Culture Trail links 3 award winning galleries in East Sussex with 18 miles of coastline.