Browsing local attractions within 8 miles of Hickling Barn
Broads Haven, Bridge Road, Potter Heigham, Norfolk, NR29 5JF, Tel: 01692 670711, Email, (3 miles, 5kms)
Explore the newest member of the National Park family on board a Herbert Woods Day Boat or Canoe. Perfect for a spot of fishing or a secluded picnic, there is no better way to explore the Broads. Cruiser and Cottage holidays also available.
The Bridge, Wroxham, Norwich, Norfolk, NR12 8RX, Tel: 01603 782207, Email, (7 miles, 12kms)
Broads Tours operates a fleet of double-decker passenger boats on the Broads, Britain’s magical waterland. All tours include a live commentary; the skipper will explain the origins of the Broads.
10 Norwich Road, Wroxham, Norwich, Norfolk, NR12 8RX, Tel: 0845 4969177, Email, (7 miles, 12kms)
TheCanoeMan is the largest canoe hire operator in Norfolk/North Suffolk. Enjoy a tranquil day's paddling with us from Buxton Lamas on the River Bure to Wroxham.
Horning Road, Hoveton, Norfolk, NR12 8JW, Tel: 01692 633033, Email, (6 miles, 9kms)
An award winning forest of wild family fun and adventure. Treehouse, zip wires, jungle bridges, Crocklebogs, boat trips, storytelling, marsh walks and really yummy food!
Tunstead Road, Hoveton, Norwich, Norfolk, NR12 8QU, Tel: 01603 783762, Email, (6 miles, 10kms)
Traditional and contemporary crafts studios. Brewery, gifts, clothes, country food and fudge. Roses Centre. Meet the farmyard animals on Junior Farm, supervised activities every day. Children’s Funfair and Mini Adventure Golf Course.
Hoveton Hall Estate, Nr Wroxham, Norwich, Norfolk, NR12 8RJ, Tel: 01603 782558, Email, (6 miles, 10kms)
Enjoy a family day out at Hoveton Hall Gardens. There is something for everyone to enjoy including the children’s activity trails, the recently restored rare 19th Century glasshouse and guided tours of the gardens.
The Rhond, Hoveton (Wroxham), Norfolk, NR12 8UE, Tel: 01603 782309, Email, (7 miles, 12kms)
All weather heated day boats available all year from 2-11 people including children. Available from 8am to dusk.
Access via car park on Lower Street, Salhouse, Norwich, Norfolk, NR13 6RX, Tel: 01603 722775, (7 miles, 12kms)
Salhouse Broad: A place of natural beauty. Visit us by boat, foot, car, bus, bike or train and enjoy the peaceful surroundings.
Riverside Road, Wroxham, Norwich, NR12 8UD, Tel: 01603 782625, (7 miles, 12kms)
Our Day Launches seat up to eight people comfortably with cushioned seating and easy to fold away canvas cover. Easy to operate, no experience required, full tution given. Perfect for families, school parties, couples and groups of friends.
Church Road, Sutton, Nr Stalham, NR12 9SG, Tel: 01692 580595, (1 miles, 2kms)
'Open Studio' displaying large range of wheel made practical and decorative stoneware. Pre booked tuition undertaken. Visitors welcome all through the year.
Beach Road, Hemsby, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR29 4HS, Tel: 01493 731500, (7 miles, 11kms)
A stunning, dinosaur themed minigolf course. Nine holes of family fun, and why not try your hand at ‘panning for gold’ while you’re here! Floodlit at dusk.
Horsey Staithe Stores, Horsey, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR29 4EF, Tel: 01493 393904, Email, (3 miles, 5kms)
Fully restored historic drainage windpump with amazing views of the Broads and coast. The estate is an internationally important wildlife site and a premier Norfolk birdwatching area.
Station Road, Hoveton, Norwich, Norfolk, NR12 8UR, Tel: 01603 756097, Email, (7 miles, 12kms)
East Ruston Old Vicarage, East Ruston, Norfolk, NR12 9HN, Tel: 01692 650432, Email, (4 miles, 7kms)
A 20-acre exotic garden separated into sections including the Tropical Borders, Mediterranean Garden, Sunken Garden, Autumn Borders, Kitchen Garden and Wildflower Meadows.
Staithe Cottage, Wayford Bridge, Stalham, Norfolk, NR12 9LN, Tel: 01692 582457, Email, (4 miles, 6kms)
All-weather day boats available on the beautiful River Ant, from 2 hours or more. Canoes are also available.
The Bridge, Norwich Road, Wroxham, Norfolk, NR12 8RX, Tel: 01603 782207, Email, (7 miles, 12kms)
A family run business offering a superb fleet of stylish hire cruisers that caters for parties of 2-11 people.
Coast Road, Waxham, Norfolk, NR12 OEE, Tel: 01692 598824, (3 miles, 4kms)
Magnificent, fully restored Elizabethan barn, the longest in the county. The barn houses an exhibition on local life. Cafe serves snacks and light lunches.
(Parish of Horning), Ludham, Norfolk, UK, Tel: 01362 667043, (5 miles, 8kms)
The ruins of a monastery founded in AD1020 by King Canute. A gatehouse with interesting carvings, 18thC windmill tower and a perimeter wall around the 34 acres with fishponds.