DealDeal, the first town in the South of England to be awarded Walkers Are Welcome status, is a hidden gem on Kent’s coast. The highlight for walkers is the White Cliffs Walking Festival (go to www.whitecliffswalkingfestival.org.uk for full details) between August 21-27. The festival features 32 different walks – long, short, scenic, historical and fun. The festival is organised by the White Cliffs Ramblers, who were formed in Deal and celebrate their 25th anniversary this year.
Look at the following self guided walks to discover more of what our countryside has to offer.White Cliffs of Dover & Walmer Castle 9 miles
A shorter version 2 miles
Village church tour 12 miles]