The twin villages of West and East Wittering are well known for their unspoilt beaches which are popular all year round; experience the golden stretch of beach and shallow waters at West Wittering and the wide expanses of sand and shingle at East Wittering, both of which are loved by watersports fans. You can explore the coastline on foot or by bike, enjoy spectacular views out to sea and discover a treasure trove of local shopping in East Wittering, as well as cafes, pubs and restaurants where a warm Sussex welcome awaits. Indulge in local seafood and the most delicious ice cream made only a few miles away.

2XS Club exterior

West Wittering beach is the ideal place to learn to Surf, SUP, Windsurf and Kite so why not book onto one of the 2XS Watersports Courses! The water is clean (it’s a blue flag beach) and the conditions vary with…

Chichester Harbour Walks No. 6 - West Wittering Beach and East Head

A walk along the sandy beach of West Wittering and around the sand dunes of East Head with far-reaching views across to the Isle of Wight.   Walk by Chichester Harbour Conservancy

A photo showing East Wittering beach in winter

East Wittering’s sand and shingle beach is the perfect destination for bucket and space family fun, coastal walks and watersports fun

Pagham Harbour Walks- Church Norton

Begin your explorations of Pagham Harbour at the RSPB visitor centre where you can learn about the exciting wildlife you could find and where you might get your feet wet at high tide! Pagham Harbour is criss-crossed with public and permissive…

Love the Witterings logo

Love The Witterings hosts a range of activities from the beautiful beach and crabbing to crafting and dog walks.

Pagham Harbour to Sidlesham Quay

A circular easy access trail through Pagham Harbour. Even when the Centre is not open it is usually possible to obtain a useful introduction leaflet to Pagham Harbour Local Nature Reserve from a cubby-hole at the Visitor Centre. The area…

Pagham Harbour Walks- Pagham Harbour North Wall

This walk at Pagham Harbour is such a peaceful one with no sounds of traffic. There are splendid country views inland contrasting with the landscape of the harbour. The area of the harbour here is part of the 700 acres…

RSPB Medmerry

RSPB Medmerry Nature Reserve is a haven for wildlife including birds of prey and many types of wetland birds

Salterns Way

The Salterns Way footpath and cycle path is a 19 kilometre long cycle path which runs from the centre of Chichester to the lovely sandy beach at West Wittering. For much of its route, Salterns Way runs along safe and…

An image of a surfer in waves at West Wittering beach

West and East Wittering beaches are hugely popular destinations on the South Coast for surfing, windsurfing, kite-boarding or paddle-surfing

West Wittering Beach

West Wittering Beach is a beautiful expanse of golden sand where you can enjoy a day on the beach, walks or watersports.

Children’s summer holiday camps in The Witterings