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Birling Gap

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Address: Eastbourne, England
Phone Number: +44 1323 423197
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Cuckmere Haven to Eastbourne Hiking and Canoeing Day Tour from Polegate
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a great walk

This is a great place for a walk ,awsome views, even my daughter who does not walk ,enjoyed it ,so must be good.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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bude
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a great place for a walk ,awsome views, even my daughter who does not walk ,enjoyed it ,so must be good.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fascinating and friendly visitor centre showing the rate of coastal erosion. Also serves yummy food and drink. You can't get to the beach unless you use the stairs.

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Thank Anne J
Eastbourne, Sussex
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

visited this in the summer, the restaurant is now very close to the cliff edge. any more storms like last year, will see this building disappear over the cliffs!

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Thank MaureenReevves
Derby, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The walks from here are just great - either way, up and over to the Cuckmere (or the Exceat I think it's also known as), up the way to Beachy Head, or back into East Dene. We like the walk past the little community back towards Cuckmere. We didn't try the coffee shop, so can't comment

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Thank dick h
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nature at its best. Sad the future so umcertain. 7 Sisters so great. Move on to Cuckmere and the pub micro brew for lunch.

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Thank Charles B
Chichester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good walking country. Interesting Education Centre and a great little shop. An interesting and dramatic part of the coast.

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Thank judith m
Hastings, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely quiet natural beach. National trust cafe serves good snacks. Toilets are ok. Plenty of cheap parking. Great views.

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Thank streakey
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful quiet place. Fantastic for family Sunday after lunch walk. Bird watchers and wild nature fans you are welcome!

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Thank Mark S
Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Now commercialised cafe and carpark but nevertheless an experience not to miss. This coastline is gradually disappearing so take loads of photographs of the area and remaining cottages. Nice beach but you cannot help but be overwelmed and distracted by the history and changing coastline!

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Thank Felgate
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there instead of Beachy Head. The car park was very very busy. The NT shop was good as was the cafe.

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