Did you know there are over 14,000 acres of countryside in Brighton and the surrounding areas?
Recognised for its natural beauty the South Downs have also recently been awarded National Park status.
The perfect complement to a buzzing city, these areas allow you to escape to a scenic, tranquil world of down lands, footpaths, bridleways and byways.
You'll also find an abundance of plants, animals and wildlife both within the city limits and amidst the countryside around Brighton and Hove, all just moments from the city.
Make the most of the countryside in Brighton
To help you get the most from the countryside, parks and gardens in Brighton, we've put together some information below. Select the topic headings for more information.
Pop on your walking boots and stride off into the stunning Sussex countryside...
Love cycling? Find out about cycling in and around Brighton and the South Downs...