Surrey has the highest proportion of woodland of any county in England, making it a fantastic countryside escape from London. Just southwest of the capital, Surrey has historically served that role for the wealthy elites throughout history, but it remains accessible for all.

Among the star attractions in Surrey are 4 horse racing courses and a world-famous golf course at Wentworth. If you’re looking for a more budget-friendly and nature-based experience, explore the Surrey Hills, Richmond Park and the rolling chalk hills of the North Downs.

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  • Guildford

    Guildford is a historic town famed for the medieval Guildford Castle and the 17th-century Guildford House, showcasing rotating history and art exhibits. In the southwestern corner of the town, visitors can explore Loseley Park with its 16th-century manor and walled gardens or the Watts Gallery Artists’ Village, where you will see paintings and sculptures from the Victorian era. Guildford Cathedral...

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