Worthing sitting at the foot of the South Downs is often overlooked with visitors heading across the border to Brighton in East Sussex.
Due to it's location Worthing is a great outdoor sports location with watersports like sailing, windsurfing and kitesurfing very popular especially at Goring Gap or heading up to the South Downs for walking and mountain biking.
Worthing makes a great south coast destination, not only do you get a traditional seaside town with a wide promenade and a pier, but the perfect base from which to explore wider Sussex, just 20 minutes from Brighton and 90 minutes from London Victoria by train.
Why not check beaches nearby as we have 6 Worthing beaches and 27 West Sussex beaches. You can even take a look at our list of West Sussex dog friendly beaches or even our United Kingdom Blue Flag beach list.
Worthing West Sussex Map
Want some ideas on where to visit?
Every favourite location must be visited for the first time. Want some ideas, why not check out the below small selection of coastal locations, including beaches, activities, things to see and do, places to stay and eat: