Famous for the dramatic white cliffs of Dover, rolling English landscape, bustling seaside resorts, award-winning heritage coastline, historic castles and towering cathedrals, 'The Garden of England', is also home to lush green countryside scattered with glorious gardens and vineyards producing tasty English wine.
If you’re exploring a county known as the “Garden of England”, it would surely be a crime not to spend some time relaxing outdoors, supping a refreshing locally-brewed pint- heaven! Founded in 2009, the Old Dairy Brewery is a traditional award winning micro-brewery nestled in the Kentish countryside just outside the picturesque market town of Tenterden.
For those looking to delve a little deeper (and sometimes darker) into historic Canterbury’s sights and hidden ways, follow your feet to a choice of three engaging Canterbury Tours. Brave souls can join the Canterbury Ghost Tour, a darkly entertaining blend of history, humour and haunting suitable for all ages, packed with spine-tingling tales, conducted by jovial host John Hippisley.
There’s definitely a royal feel to this treetop ropes course at Go Ape Leeds Castle! Aim to be crowned thrill seeker extraordinaire as you pit your wits, nerves and agility against the 13-metre-high Treetop Challenge, boasting five rip-roaring zips across the valley. Don’t think this is just a tree-high sight-seeing trip; you’ve got the Tibetan bridge, jungle crossing and Tarzan swing to tackle! Extend your ‘tree legs’ further on the Treetop Adventure Plus experience.
After the sky-high thrills of Go Ape, why not swing over to Leeds Castle, described as “the loveliest castle in the world”, and definitely one of the most romantic! Home to six queens and Henry VIII himself, the 900-year-old castle offers 500 acres of beautiful parkland and gardens to explore. Journey through history from its Norman stronghold origins, to the private property of six of England’s medieval queens.Learn More