- See & Do
- Dining Out
- Canterbury District
- Plan My Visit
Riding Gate Place, Watling Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2TN, Tel: 01227 862162, Email
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.
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.
Herne Bay District Office, William Street, Herne Bay, CT6 5NX, Tel: 01227 862162, Email
For leaflets and information about things to do during your visit, please pop in to the divisional office where Holiday Guides, town maps and visitor attraction details are readily available.
King's Street, Canterbury, CT1 2AL, www.thekingsmile.org.uk
Canterbury's King's Mile, a collection of streets nestling beneath the walls of Canterbury's ancient Cathedral, is a haven for anyone seeking the taste and feel of real Canterbury.
While in Kent why not experience the fun and excitement of cricket - the English game? Kent County Cricket Club is the birthplace of the county game and offers groups the opportunity to enjoy the most English of pastimes.
Cockering Road, Canterbury, CT1 3UP, Tel: 01227 862190, Email, www.canterbury.gov.uk/leisure-countryside/countryside/places-to-visit/larkey-valley-wood/
This beautiful ancient 45-hectare woodland has spectacular displays of wildflower including many species of orchid.
A wonderful way to capture the magic of the river is through our candlelit evening tours! These tours are provided solely for our group markets, usually with a minimum number of ten participants (subject to a minimum charge).
If you visit Herne Bay, you'll fall in love with the British seaside all over again. Whether you relax on the beach with a picnic or take a dip in the inviting water, Herne Bay will take you back to the holidays of your childhood.
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.
15 Palace Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2DZ, Tel: 01227 472401
Fully licensed café bistro offering fresh handmade international food and cakes using local, seasonal ingredients. Special diets catered for including daily vegetarian options.
36 New Dover Road, Canterbury, CT1 3DU, Tel: 01227 760 341, www.abbotsbartonhotel.com
Set within lawned gardens and only a ten minute walk from Canterbury city centre, the Best Western Abbots Barton Hotel dates back to 1830.
Whitstable, CT5 4FJ, Tel: 01227 862000, Email, www.canterbury.gov.uk/leisure-countryside/countryside/places-to-visit/duncan-down-village-green/
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.
Canterbury to Chartham, CT2 8BG, Tel: 01227 862190, Email, www.canterbury.gov.uk/leisure-countryside/things-to-do-in-the-district/walking-cycling-routes/
A walking and cycling route that follows the River Great Stour. As well as providing a safe and traffic free path that is accessible for wheelchair users, it makes it easy to access the Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Walk Route: Canterbury to Chartham