North Norfolk’s picturesque coastline is renowned for being one of the best in the UK. From beautiful coastal villages, local attractions, rich heritage and miles of unspoilt countryside, Norfolk has something for everyone.
If you have an avid passion for birdwatching, Norfolk is the place to be. Grab a pair of binoculars and head down to one of the several parks and observatories including Pensthorpe Natural Park, Holme Bird Observatory, RSPB Titchwell/Snettisham and The Brecks. Spot some of Norfolk’s most spectacular wildlife as you stroll across the scenic countryside.
North Norfolk's beaches are among the greatest in the country, with miles of picturesque coastline. Wells-next-the-sea offers both sand, golden dunes and a seaside town to be admired. Take a walk through the sheltered pine woods enveloping the beach, then head back to the quay to devour your fish and chips with panoramic sea views. Your furry friend will love this seaside destination with several dog friendly routes through nearby salt marshes and shielded woodland. Get the whole family involved with a crab bucket and net as you compete on the biggest catch! Release the catch down by the waters edge as they scuttle back to their seaside homes.
Holkham beach is renowned for being one of Norfolk’s most popular coastlines. Watch your dogs race for miles as you walk across endless unspoilt dunes and spot horses cantering along the shore as waves roll in and out. A visit to Holkham Estate must be on your North Norfolk to-do list. Uncover rich heritage as you walk across diverse landscapes home to herds of peaceful deer.
If you wish to explore by wheels, Norfolk has some of the most scenic cycle routes to offer. Pedal through narrow country lanes, unbeaten tracks and rolling hills, then take a pit stop at a local pub to refuel and recharge over a refreshing drink or bite to eat. Norfolk has several cycle routes to offer for all abilities including many countryside loops across prestigious grounds such as Sandringham Estate and Holkham Hall.
Discover the best of Norfolk on foot as you wander through nature reserves and natural parks. Sheringham Park offers over 1,000 acres to explore whether with friends and family or your canine companion. From marked trails, wild gardens, outdoor activities and courtyard cafes make a day out of the best that Sheringham has to offer.
The perfect Norfolk retreat trip may not be complete without a swing of a club for some. King’s Lynn Golf Club is located nearby with scenic inland courses for all ranges of abilities. If you wish to test your skills further, head to Fakenham or Hunstanton golf course. Challenge yourself with superb championship links courses facing picturesque sea views and rolling hills,
Entertain the whole of the family with the best local attractions Norfolk has to offer. Witness the ancient craft of glass making at Langham Glass, or head to Castle Rising Castle and admire its long lasting rich architecture. The North Norfolk railway offers a 10.5 mile round trip by steam train, allowing you to hop on and off to explore and discover the best of Norfolks’ beautiful coastline. Within easy walking distance to many of Norfolks’ best attractions, the steam train is a favourable mode of transport to uncover Norfolk's beauty.