Attractions Near Us

For the traveller, Canterbury is an ideal base for exploring the South East England region, or a very convenient stopping off point for breaking a journey en route to your final destination.

Canterbury appeals to younger and mature visitors alike, and the labyrinthine Medieval streets are perfect for discovering the city centre on foot. Among its many attractions are included:

  • Canterbury Cathedral Facinating and historic architecture 
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  • Theatres & Cinemas Excellent shopping facilities

  • Museums & Galleries Canterbury Festival (October)

  • Kent County Cricket Ground 

  • Superb selection of restaurants & cafes

  • Romantic river boat trips

  • Attractive parks & riverside walks


A little further afield in the beautiful surrounding countryside of "The Garden of England" hide numerous charming villages, country pubs and inns and famous Country houses, gardens and Royal retreats open to the public.
See Kent Tourism web site: Click Here

Canterbury is served by excellent national and international transport links. Within thirty minutes' drive are:

Ashford International Station, Ashford Eurostar terminal,
Channel Tunnel terminal, Ports of Dover and Folkestone

Also conveniently located for:

London Airports of Gatwick, Heathrow & Manston
Central London
Day trips to Continental Europe by road/rail or sea
Bluewater shopping centre
McArthur Glen discount shopping outlet

When planning excursions, booking entertainments, restaurant reservations, information about transport/taxis etc. 
Feel free to ask advise of our staff - any of whom will be pleased to help!