As the leaves turn fiery shades of red, copper and gold, and the crisp autumn air is filled with the aroma of open fires, an autumn break to Chichester offers the perfect opportunity to get-away, relax and recharge your batteries ahead of winter.
Whether you’re a lone traveller, couple, group of friends or a family looking to get-away this October half term, Chichester is the perfect destination for an autumnal break-away.
Nestled between the stunning South Coast and the glorious South Downs, Chichester is a friendly and vibrant cathedral city, where ancient history and Georgian elegance meets a twenty-first-century cosmopolitan buzz.
There’s something for everyone to do in Chichester. Culture vultures will love discovering Chichester’s Roman roots at The Novium Museum and Fishbourne Roman Palace. Admiring the superb art collections at Pallant House Gallery and Ox Market Gallery or taking in a show at the internally acclaimed Chichester Festival Theatre.
Outdoor adventures are also in abundance with coastal cycle routes and footpaths along un-spoilt sandy beaches at West Wittering and East Head or following the walking trails along the South Downs taking in the stunning displays of autumn colour.
You’ll also find plenty to explore in our shopping district with a mix of well-known high street brands and independent boutiques. Eating out is also a culinary delight with places for breakfast, lunch, dinner or something in-between you'll find the very best cafés and restaurants in Chichester. From gastropubs and high street chains to fine dining and unique foodie eateries, there's a place to eat to satisfy everyone's taste buds.
Inspired to book an autumn break to Chichester? Take a look at our accommodation listings, where you’ll find everything from city centre hotels, and cosy bed and breakfasts to luxury countryside holiday cottages and make the most of this beautiful season.