- See & Do
- Dining Out
- Canterbury District
- Plan My Visit
The Aspinall Foundation's Howletts Wild Animal Park in Kent is a great day out for groups of all sizes where education, conservation and fun combine. Set in over 100 acres of beautiful ancient parkland.
Stodmarsh, Canterbury, CT3 4BP, Tel: 0300 0600 4763, www.naturalengland.org.uk/ourwork/conservation/designations/nnr/1005003.aspx
Stodmarsh National Nature Reserve is a unique and beautiful area of wetland, internationally recognised as an important home to a rich variety of wildlife, especially birds. Image Stodmarsh Reserve © Emma Griffiths, Natural England
12/13 Sun Street, The Buttermarket, Canterbury, CT1 2HX, Tel: 01227 781885, www.number12tearoom.com
Number 12 Tearoom and Restaurant is a traditional British Restaurant. It provides stunning views over to the Christ Church Gate, the grand entrance to the famous Canterbury Cathedral.
Longport, Canterbury, CT1 1PF, Tel: 01227 767345, www.english-heritage.org.uk/staugustinesabbey
This great Abbey, marking the rebirth of Christianity in southern England, was founded in AD 597 by St Augustine.
Whitstable, CT5 4FJ, Tel: 01227 862000, Email
Duncan Down is the largest open space in Whitstable. Originally earmarked for housing in the 1930s, the land is now protected as a Village Green, providing opportunities for local people to relax and enjoy wildlife.
Wiilam Street, Herne Bay, CT6 5EQ, Tel: 01227 868515, www.hernebayculturaltrail.co.uk/
An opportunity to find the historical and general places of interest in the town with this walking cutural trail.
89-90 St Dunstan's Street, Canterbury, CT2 8AD, Tel: 01227 780749, www.chapmanscanterbury.co.uk
Fresh seafood from an independent friendly local restaurant. We offer the freshest fish caught locally alongside locally sourced ingredients, value lunch menu available at lunch times.
5-7 Canterbury Lane, Canterbury, CT1 2HL, Tel: 01227 765506, www.panteli.biz
Traditional English menu, with self service restaurant and table service restaurant open from 7am to 4pm.
18 St Peter's Street, Canterbury, CT1 2BQ, Tel: 01227 763298, www.theladyluck.co.uk
Rock and Roll pub in the heart of Canterbury. Fresh homemade food, gourmet burgers a speciality. Baguettes, nachos, slow cooked chilli and pub favourites.
Watling Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2TN, Tel: 01227 862162, Email, www.canterbury.gov.uk/leisure-countryside/things-to-do-in-the-district/parks-and-gardens/dane-john-gardens/
Canterbury's most popular park has been restored into attractive gardens with monuments and memorials, a bandstand with summertime concerts, a central fountain, a tearoom and a children's maze.