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Show more details of Dunkirk and Denstroude Walk at The Blean Ancient Woodlands

New Road, Rough Common, Canterbury, CT2 9DB, www.theblean.co.uk/

This walk passes through ancient woodlands including Bossenden Wood, the scene of the last armed uprising on English soil. The woods are now part of Blean Woods National Nature Reserve managed by the RSPB.

Walk Route: Dunkirk and Denstroude

  • Duration: Allow 2.5 hours
  • Miles: 4
 
 
 
Show more details of Herne and West Blean Wood Walk at The Blean Ancient Woodlands

New Road, Rough Common, Canterbury, CT2 9DB, www.theblean.co.uk/

This walk through ancient woodland crosses an old droveway before entering open countryside that has wide views across the Swale estuary. Kent Wildlife Trust owns and manage much of the woodland.

  • Duration: Allow 1.5 to 2 hours walking time
  • Miles: 4
 
 
 
Show more details of Herne, Tyler Hill and Broad Oak Walk at The Blean Ancient Woodlands

New Road, Rough Common, Canterbury, CT2 9DB, www.theblean.co.uk

This walk follows the route of old droveways through ancient woodland before returning through open fields and historic farmsteads of the Sarre Penn Valley. Kent Wildlife Trust now own and mange much of the woodland.

  • Duration: Allow 6 hours walking time
  • Miles: 8
 
 
 
Show more details of The Big Blean Walk at The Blean Ancient Woodlands

New Road, Rough Common, Canterbury, CT2 9DB, www.theblean.co.uk/visiting-the-blean/walking/

The Big Blean Walk is a 25 mile circular walk through one of the largest and most distinctive areas of ancient woodland in England.

  • Miles: 25
 
 
 
Show more details of Tyler Hill & the Sarre Penn Valley Walk at The Blean Ancient Woodlands

New Road, Rough Common, Canterbury, CT2 9DB, www.theblean.co.uk

The walk starts and finishes in ancient oak and chestnut woods, crossing the Sarre Penn stream into the open countryside of the Broad Oak Valley.

  • Duration: 1.5 to 2 hours walking time
  • Miles: 4
 
 
 
Show more details of Chartham Walk

Chartham, Canterbury, CT4 7JW, Tel: 03000 41 71 71, Email, www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-activities/find-a-walk/walks-in-east-kent-chartham

A village green and historic houses are the hallmarks of Chartham at the start of this pleasant circular walk. (Information courtesy of the Explore Kent website)

Walk Route: Chartham

  • Duration: Allow 2.5 hours
  • Miles: 5
  • Rail station: Chartham
 
 
 
Show more details of Canoe Wild

Grove Ferry, Upstreet, Canterbury, Kent, CT3 4BP, Tel: 01227 469219, Email, www.canoewild.co.uk

Hire a canoe, take a river tour or gain a canoe award; suitable for families, beginners and groups in Canterbury, Medway and Hythe.

  • Rail station: Sturry (1 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
 
 
 
Show more details of Stodmarsh National Nature Reserve Walk

Stodmarsh, Canterbury, CT3 1BB, Tel: 03000 41 71 71, Email, www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-activities/find-a-walk/walks-for-all-stodmarsh-national-nature-reserve-stodmarsh

One of the special routes in the popular Walks For All series, the path is full or opportunities for everyone to explore the wildlife of this fine nature reserve. (Information courtesy of the Explore Kent website).

  • Duration: 20 minutes (estimated)
  • Miles: 1
 
 
 
Show more details of Minnis Bay to Reculver Country Park Walk

Birchington, CT7 9QP, Tel: 03000 41 71 71, Email, www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-activities/find-a-walk/walks-for-all-minnis-bay-to-reculver-country-park

This is a lovely sea walk that is particularly refreshing during the summer months. There is plenty to see as you pass a salt-water lagoon, a working oyster farm and the Reculver Towers and fort.

Walk Route: Minnis Bay to Reculver

  • Duration: Allow 2 hours
  • Miles: 4
 
 
 
Show more details of Herne Bay Cultural Trail

William 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. Start at the historical mural in William Street and finish at Herne Bay Railway Station. For more information see the website.

  • Rail station: Herne Bay (2 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
 
 
 
Show more details of Cathedral to Coast

Canterbury to Dover/Folkestone, CT1 2LG, Tel: 03000 41 71 71, Email, www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-activities/cycling/find-a-cycle-route-or-centre/cycle-rides-coast-to-cathedral

This is a challenging 50 mile (80km) circular ride on Regional Cycle Routes 16 and 17 linking Canterbury to Folkestone and Dover. (Information courtesy of the Explore Kent website)

Cycle Route: Canterbury, Folkestone and Dover

  • Miles: 50
 
 
 
Show more details of Reculver Walk

Herne Bay, CT6 6SU, Tel: 03000 41 71 71, Email, www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-activities/find-a-walk/walks-in-east-kent-reculver

Enjoy the sights and sounds to be experienced along one of the most rapidly changing stretches of the Kent coastline. Head through Reculver Country Park along the famous Saxon Shore Way and back alongside the strand.

Walk Route: Reculver

  • Duration: Allow 2 hours
  • Miles: 4
 
 
 
Show more details of Christopher Marlowe and Canterbury Walk

Canterbury, CT1 2JT, Tel: 03000 41 71 71, Email, www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-activities/find-a-walk/literary-walks-christopher-marlowe-and-canterbury

Join Kent Libraries and Archives and Explore Kent on this exciting circular walk around Canterbury, celebrating Marlowe. (Information courtesy of the Explore Kent website).

Walk Route: Canterbury

  • Duration: Allow 1 Hour
  • Miles: 2
  • Rail station: Canterbury East (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
 
 
 
Show more details of Oyster Bay Trail

Reculver to Swalecliffe, CT6 6ST, Tel: 03000 41 71 71, Email, www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-activities/cycling/find-a-cycle-route-or-centre/cycle-rides-oyster-bay-trail

If you enjoy great sea views, big skies and historic landscapes then visit the seven mile long Oyster Bay Trail. The route is mostly flat surfaced paths between Swalecliff and Reculver.

Cycle Route: Reculver to Swalecliffe

  • Miles: 7
 
 
 
Show more details of Kent Cycle Hire - Whitstable
Beautiful South Awards Silver

61 Harbour Street, Whitstable, CT5 1AG, Tel: 01227 388058, Email, www.kentcyclehire.com

Daily or weekly hire of bicycles, tandems, tag-alongs and child-trailers – for recreational cyclists, families, tourists and student groups, exploring the town and gentle coastline of Whitstable – or taking a trip to Canterbury.

  • Rail station: Whitstable (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
 
 
 
Show more details of The Great Stour Way

Canterbury to Chartham, CT2 8BG, Tel: 01227 862190, Email, www.canterbury.gov.uk/leisure-countryside/things-to-do-in-the-district/walking-cycling-routes/great-stour-way/

The Great Stour Way is part of National Cycle Network Route 18 and provides a 3 mile long traffic free pedestrian, cycle and disabled access path between Chartham and Canterbury along the River Great Stour.

Cycle Route: Canterbury to Chartham

  • Miles: 3
 
 
 
Show more details of Kent Cycle Hire - Herne Bay
Beautiful South Awards Silver

Pier Approach, Central Parade, Herne Bay, CT6 5JN, Tel: 01227 388058, Email, www.kentcyclehire.com

Daily or weekly hire of bicycles, tandems, tag-alongs and child-trailers - for recreational cyclists, families, tourists and student groups, exploring the coastline between Whitstable and Reculver or inland towards Canterbury.

  • Rail station: Herne Bay Station (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
 
 
 
Show more details of Fordwich Village to Reed Pond Walk

Fordwich, Canterbury, CT2 0BX, Tel: 03000 41 71 71, Email, www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-activities/find-a-walk/walks-for-all-fordwich-to-reed-pond

This popular walk is one of Explore Kent's Walks For All series passing through pleasant countryside and woodland from the village of Fordwich. (Information courtesy of the Explore Kent website).

Walk Route: Fordwich Village to Reed Pond

 
 
Show more details of Pilgrims Cycle Trail

Mid-point Canterbury, CT1 2DA, Tel: 03000 41 71 71, Email, www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-activities/cycling/find-a-cycle-route-or-centre/cycle-rides-pilgrims-cycle-trail

This wonderful new cycle route follows much of the historic Pilgrims Way. It has been created to provide fantastic cycling for anyone wishing to enjoy a sunny day cycling leisurely through the heart of Kent.

Cycle Route: Rochester, Detling, Ashford, Canterbury

  • Miles: 47
 
 
 
Show more details of Herne Bay Mini Golf

iFun @ Sundancers, 136 - 145 Central Parade, Herne Bay, CT6 8SS, Tel: 01227 375098, Email, www.ifunatsandancers.co.uk

Herne Bay Mini Golf is an 18 hole course right on Herne Bay's seafront, just 3 minutes walk from the Pier. It is a great family activity and suitable for all ages and abilities.

  • Rail station: Herne Bay (1 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
 
 
 
Show more details of Kent Cycle Hire - Canterbury
Beautiful South Awards Silver

House of Agnes, 71 St Dunstans Street, Canterbury, CT2 8BN, Tel: 01227 388058, Email, www.kentcyclehire.com

Daily or weekly hire of bicycles, tandems, tag-alongs and child-trailers – for recreational cyclists, families, tourists and student groups, exploring the historic City of Canterbury – or taking a trip to the coast.

  • Rail station: Canterbury West
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
 
 
 
Show more details of Via Francigena at Canterbury Cathedral

The Precincts, Canterbury, CT1 2EH, Tel: 01227 862162, Email, www.canterbury.co.uk/ViaFrancigena.aspx

Via Francigena is the ancient route from Canterbury to Rome, followed by archbishops travelling to receive from the pope their symbols of authority as well as ordinary pilgrims en route to Rome or onward to Jerusalem.

Walk Route: Canterbury to Rome

  • Duration: 12 weeks
  • Miles: 1200
  • Rail station: Canterbury East/West (1 mile)
 
 
 
Show more details of Queen Bertha's Walk

Canterbury, CT1 2JJ, Tel: 01227 862162, Email

Queen Bertha's walk links together the three parts of Canterbury's World Heritage Sites - the Cathedral, St Augustine's Abbey and St Martin's Church.

  • Rail station: Canterbury East/West (2 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
 
 
 
Show more details of Crab & Winkle Way

Canterbury to Whitstable, CT1 2AH, Tel: 03000 41 71 71, Email, www.kent.gov.uk/leisure_and_culture/countryside_and_coast/cycling/cycle_routes/crab_and_winkle_way.aspx

With seven miles of almost traffic-free cycling, the Crab and Winkle Way between Canterbury and Whitstable explores a delightful slice of east Kent, packed with history and nostalgia. (Information courtesy of Explore Kent website).

Cycle Route: Canterbury to Whitstable

  • Miles: 8
 
 
 
Show more details of Stodmarsh Grove Ferry Walk

Canterbury, CT3 4BP, Tel: 03000 41 71 71, Email, www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-activities/find-a-walk/walks-for-all-stodmarsh-national-nature-reserve-grove-ferry

A short walk of 1.25 miles. The hard surfaces are well compacted but with occasional stones upt to 30mm.

  • Duration: 45 minutes
  • Miles: 2
 
 
 
Show more details of Group Visits at Canterbury Golf Club

Scotland Hills, Littlebourne Road, Canterbury, CT1 1TW, Tel: 01227 453 532, Email, www.canterburygolfclub.co.uk

Canterbury Golf Club is a private members club situated just outside the City centre. It caters for club members, golf societies and visitors and operates a fully equipped driving range and golf academy, with golf professionals on hand.

  • Rail station: Canterbury East (2 miles)
  • Parking: free
 
 
 
 
 
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