- See & Do
- Dining Out
- Canterbury District
- Plan My Visit
Wildwood Wild Animal Park is a year-round experience for all the family in 40 acres of ancient woodland with over 50 species of British wildlife. Enjoy special events, talks and feeds around the park, adventure playzone and restaurant.
The Westgate Gardens can be found close to the City centre, just next to the West Gate Tower. The eleven acres of public gardens provide an ideal setting for a gentle stroll along the banks of the River Stour.
The Horsebridge Arts and Community Centre is located just yards from the beach in the centre of Whitstable town, on a site which has a long tradition of community and cultural activity and offers stunning sea views.
Marine Parade, Whitstable, Kent, CT5 2BE, (5 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01227 378100, Email
The cliff-top lawns of Tankerton Slopes roll gently towards the sea and provide an excellent view of 'The Street' and a vantage point to watch the nautical world go by. Tankerton is east of Whitstable town centre.
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.
This fabulous new visitor attraction provides state of the art special and permanent exhibition galleries, a brand new library, excellent learning facilities and a varied programme of events for all ages.
Cockering Road, Canterbury, CT1 3UP, (2 miles, 4kms), 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.
Chalkpit Farm, School Lane, Bekesbourne, CT4 5EU, (5 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01227 830 666
Community College Whitstable, Bellevue Road, Whitstable, CT5 1PX, (4 miles, 6kms), Tel: 01227 274394
45a Joseph Wilson Estate, Millstrood Road, Whitstable, CT5 3PS, (3 miles, 6kms), Tel: 01227 272 700
Herne Bay High School, Bullockstone Road, Herne Bay, CT6 7NS, (5 miles, 8kms), Tel: 01227 366921
29-30 Palace Street, Canterbury, CT1 2DZ, (1 miles, 2kms), Tel: 01227 765 665
Joseph Wilson Industrial Estate, 45b Millstrood Road, Whitstable, CT5 3PS, (3 miles, 6kms), Tel: 01227 282 100
27-31 High Street, Whitstable, CT5 1AP, (5 miles, 8kms), Tel: 01227 272 123