- 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.
Mount Ephraim Gardens have plenty to offer and delight visitors. Unwind in these ten acres of gardens, set in the heart of an 800 acre estate with magnificent views over the Swale Estuary.
The perfect way to explore some of the well known historic sites of Canterbury, plus some of the hidden gems - available in 8 languages. Enjoy an audio tour & travel at your own pace. 20 attractions and local city landmarks are featured.
New Road, Rough Common, Canterbury, CT2 9DB, (4 miles, 6kms), www.theblean.co.uk
Blean Woods are the largest in Kent and, in addition to their intrinsic interest as ancient woodlands they surround a number of attractive villages with pubs, where you can eat and drink, places to visit.
Enjoy a fascinating 90 minute tour of historic streets AND Cathedral Precincts with knowledgeable, entertaining guides to address your questions and special interests. All for £7 or less! Tours daily from the Buttermarket.
North Holmes Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1PW, (1 miles, 2kms), Tel: 01227 768072, www.martinpaul.org
St Martin's Church is the oldest in England still in use as a parish church and is part of the Canterbury World Heritage Site. This church was the first base of St Augustine when he came to Canterbury in 597.
King Street, Fordwich, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 0DB, (3 miles, 5kms), Tel: 01227 711950, www.fordwichtown.org/
Although it is believed that there was an earlier building on the site, the present Guildhall, or Town Hall as it is known today, was built in 1544 during the reign of King Henry VIII.
Badger's Hill, New Cut Road, Chilham, Ashford, Kent, CT4 8BW, (5 miles, 8kms), Tel: 01227 730 573
29-30 Palace Street, Canterbury, CT1 2DZ, (0.8 miles, 1kms), Tel: 01227 765 665
Joseph Wilson Industrial Estate, 45b Millstrood Road, Whitstable, CT5 3PS, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01227 282 100
45a Joseph Wilson Estate, Millstrood Road, Whitstable, CT5 3PS, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01227 272 700
Chalkpit Farm, School Lane, Bekesbourne, CT4 5EU, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01227 830 666
Community College Whitstable, Bellevue Road, Whitstable, CT5 1PX, (5 miles, 8kms), Tel: 01227 274394