Chichester has a rich history, is surrounded by lovely countryside and has a delightful coastal location.
Discover Chichester's past spanning two thousand years of heritage at the area's many historic buildings, including the Novium Museum, where you can view the remains of a Roman bath house or bring our Roman past to life at Fishbourne Roman Palace. Tangmere Military Aviation Museum houses aircrafts and memorabilia that dates back to the Battle of Britain, and of course make sure you visit Chichester's magnificent Norman Cathedral.
The city offers plenty of opportunities for outdoor activities including excellent walking and cycle routes, including The South Downs Way National Trail and The Salterns Way which runs from Chichester to the coast.
The Sussex coast offers sandy and unspoilt beaches as well as a classic promenade of beach huts that adorn the shoreline, making it a firm favourite with those looking for a traditional seaside holiday. The classic South Downs countryside and South Downs National Park is a mere stone's throw away where you can follow trails through ancient forests and rolling green hills, while taking in stunning vistas to the sea. In the heart of the South Downs lie historic towns and villages including H G Wells' Midhurst and the ancient antique centre, Petworth.
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