Fantastic Places to Visit & Things to Do in East Anglia
Are you looking for what to do in East Anglia? Well, don't worry about not having enough ideas, how's this to get you started...
Places to visit in East Anglia include; stately homes, engaging museums, unique family attractions, festivals, galleries, nature reserves, coast, countryside, cultural cities, excellent shopping, fish and chips, award-winning food producers and restaurants, skinny dipping, fruit picking, crabbing... and the list goes on.
All sounds too much? Well, you can always decide to rebel, kick off your shoes, sit back and enjoy a pint of local ale as you watch the sun set and the tide roll in.
Visit one of our amazing treasure houses, or discover Britain's largest collection of cathedrals. Re-live the area's rich history at fantastic museums, then come back up to date with state-of-the-art galleries. Enjoy the spectacular colours of some of Britain's finest gardens.
Visit attractions in East Anglia for family fun, travel through time (from dinosaurs to Norman castles), jump aboard a real steam train, ride a scary rollercoaster at the seaside, or go on a wildlife safari. Get back to nature at country parks and bird reserves. See our talented craftspeople at work, then relax with tours at vineyards and breweries.
Get active... jump on your bicycle and explore the countryside, with some of the best cycle routes suitable for everyone. Put on your shoes and explore with some of the best walking routes suitable for everyone, as well as many interesting guided tours. Enjoy the thrills and spills of motorsport, take to the skies with gliding and hot air balloon flights, or see the area on horseback. Then get onto our unspoilt coastal and inland waters, with some of the country's best sailing.
Retail therapy? Why not shop till you drop with some great retail therapy at our major shopping centres. Whatever your choice of activity you will be sure of a warm welcome and a great time in East Anglia, and being so easy to explore, we're sure you will fit in lots of things while you're here.
There is also a year-round calendar of exciting events to suit all tastes.
Ideas and inspiration
Binoculars at the ready
Take in the fresh air, see stunning views and set your eyes on some of the region's rare wildlife.
Grab your boots
Walk through numerous walking routes of gorgeous countryside around the region.
On your bike
A great way to explore the countryside, cities and coast. Jump on your bike and go!