Pulborough is a rural village surrounded by glorious Sussex countryside. Walk along the River Arun across Pulborough Brooks for stunning views – it’s four kilometres to the RSPB Nature Reserve, which is home to some wonderful wildlife. Ride the South Downs Light Railway miniature steam train at the Pulborough Garden Centre, just 1.5 miles from here. For ancient history, visit Bignor Roman Villa, five miles away, to discover the area’s Roman heritage and see beautifully preserved mosaics.
Things to do
Explore the fascinating remains of a Roman home and view world-class mosaic floors. Open March-October.
One of the country's finest Elizabethan Houses, complete with a Great Hall and Long Gallery.
Encounter sculptures, wildlife, nature and even giants on this enchanting four-kilometre trail in Pulborough.
Open each day, St Giles’ Church, Coldwaltham was built around 1200 and renovated extensively in Victorian times.
This ancient two-cell church was built in about 1050 and has of the country's oldest Romanesque wall paintings.
Hire a kayak or canoe from this Pulborough-based business and explore the River Arun. Watch for wildlife and enjoy beautiful views on this sheltered stretch of water.