image for Cycle Route item typeNelson's Norfolk Cycling Discovery Map

Cycle Route


Council Offices,
PO Box 3,
NR27 9EL


One of a series of Cycling Discovery maps, this 29-mile circular route (with a 21-mile short-cut option) starts and ends in Fakenham Market Place. It includes visits to Burnham Thorpe (Nelson's birthplace), Holkham Hall and the attractive village of Little Walsingham, world-renowned as a centre of pilgrimage.

OS Landranger 132 North West Norfolk, King's Lynn & Fakenham.

Easy route; on-road route.

Link: The route links with the Norfolk Coast Cycleway between Wighton and Burnham Market, and the National Cycle Network Routes 1 and 13 at Fakenham.

Children welcomeDisabled access


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Map reference: TG 220422  Lat: 52.93178 Long: 1.30235

By Public Transport:
Nearest railway station King's Lynn, North Norfolk Railway, Holt. Parking in Fakenham, or other towns and villages along route.


  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access