Our running tour in Brighton is without a doubt a unique and nice way to explore the city from a different perspective. Moreover, you do not only get a good workout, but your guide will also tell you some stories that only locals know. Whereas most visitors stay in the centre, this running experience allows you to cover more ground and go further afield. For instance, there are the Downs and the Brighton seafront, but just as pleasant are the city’s many parks. Also, there is a nice Marina, the quaint village of Rottingdean, and Devils Dyke to name a few popular spots that are much loved by Brighton residents.
In general, this tour is for all levels of fitness and we run at a gentle pace. Therefore, the distance can vary. If you are an experienced runner, you are welcome to book a private tour, so you can tailor your experience. Please send your request by filling out our contact form.
Brighton is a famous seaside resort at the English South Coast and ideally located for a day trip from London. It only takes 1 hour from London Victoria and 1 hr 20 from St. Pancras by train, and Gatwick Airport is a 35 minutes ride. There are undoubtedly many reasons to visit Brighton and whether you travel solo, with family or friends, there is always something to do for everyone.
‘London by the sea’, as Brighton is often referred to, became very fashionable during the 18th century, when prominent doctors suggested that drinking and bathing in seawater was good for the health and curing illnesses. Additionally, when the Prince Regent spent more time in Brighton, he started the construction of the well-known Royal Pavilion, one of Brighton’s iconic landmarks. Today, Brighton us a place for the creative and those who like to think outside the box. Therefore, it is a must-see for those that are visiting London.
Our running tour in Brighton is very unique and never the same. Thus, there is no fixed itinerary and you can tailor the tour to your interests. Do you prefer a run in the city centre? Or are you more interested in running along the seafront for example? First, you start with a brief introduction about what this tour is about and what you can expect. Second, you do a warm-up. This is your opportunity to let your guide know where you would like to run. Third, we start our main run.
This running experience takes you past Brighton landmarks and must-sees. For instance, the Lanes, North Laine, Brighton Pier, the Royal Pavilion, Brighton Dome to name some of the most popular ones. From the centre, we can run in any direction. Hence, we might end in a location outside the heart of the city. Consequently, you might have to walk back or take a bus to the location where we started.
This tour combines sightseeing and running and is therefore suitable for all levels. It is not necessary to be an experienced runner to participate. On the contrary. We make regular stops for a sip of water, photo opportunities and stories from your guide. This tour is perfect if you are looking for fun things to do in Brighton, want to throw in some fitness and are ready to work up some sweat!
It is possible to book a private running tour in Brighton. If the minimum number is not met, if you want to bring your children or prefer a different time or language for example, then a private tour is an ideal solution. Likewise, if you are a group of friends and do not wish to have any other participants on your tour, just select ‘Book a Private Tour’ upon checkout. An additional charge per person applies. For any questions related to this tour, please call +44 (0) 7783 152151 or fill out our contact form. We will get back to you as soon as possible.
|All year round|
|Monday||7:00 am, 10:00 am, 3:00 pm or 6:00 pm|
|Tuesday||7:00 am, 10:00 am, 3:00 pm or 6:00 pm|
|Wednesday||7:00 am, 10:00 am, 3:00 pm or 6:00 pm|
|Thursday||7:00 am, 10:00 am, 3:00 pm or 6:00 pm|
|Friday||7:00 am, 10:00 am, 3:00 pm or 6:00 pm|
|Saturday||7:00 am, 10:00 am, 3:00 pm or 6:00 pm|
|Sunday||7:00 am, 10:00 am, 3:00 pm or 6:00 pm|
|Last Admission||6:00 pm|