Attractions in this part of Suffolk are plentiful, suiting all ages and interests.
We've lots of ideas for days out from active adventures, educational and historical experiences, to nature based activities.
(26 mins) Canoe/kayak hire centre based on the stunning Alde estuary.
(15 mins) Three outdoor, off-road karting tracks for adults and children.
We can recommended cycle routes.
(10 mins) Impressive working tide mill.
(45 mins) Learn about the city lost to the sea.
(25 mins) A magnificent 12th century fortress.
(25 mins) Leisure and retail complex including fishing lake and owl sanctuary.
(15 mins) Leisure riding centre which caters for all levels of riders.
(17 mins) Interactive farm fun set within listed buildings and open countryside.
(40 mins) Attractive part of Suffolk’s Heritage Coast.
(15 mins) The famous burial ground of an Anglo-Saxon king and his treasure.
(65 mins) Fun for all the family.
(25 mins) Meet the famous woolly mammoth.
(30 mins) Brunch, lunch, dinner and sunset cocktail cruises.
(18 mins) A long-established auction takes place regularly at Campsea Ashe.
(30 mins) Boat journeys across 7 miles of unspoilt river.
(35 mins) Learn about East Anglian history and culture, see steam engines, restored historic buildings and animals.
(30 mins) Take a short ride from Orford Quay to this wild, remote landscape.
This is one of the best areas in the UK for antiques shops.
(25 mins) Founded by TV presenter Jimmy Doherty.
(30 mins) Famous concert halls, independent shops and places to eat.
(20 mins) Boat journeys along the River Deben for large groups (min. 20 people).
(15 mins) Lovely moated gardens, little changed since Elizabethan times.
(20 mins) Wonderful find for garden lovers, this family-run garden centre is set in a Victorian walled garden.
(25 mins) Wander through vineyards and sample award-winning wines.
(10 mins) Popular golf club with shop and restaurant.
(60 mins) Reconstructed Anglo Saxon village on the site of a Saxon settlement.
(45 mins) The lighthouse stands in the middle of this historic resort.
(35 mins) A traditional boating lake like no other. Pretty little islands to explore.
(75 mins) A unique 3 hour adventure in the trees at Thetford Forest.
(15 mins) ‘Suffolk’s premier bowling centre’ at Martlesham.
(25 mins) Tudor mansion in parkland at edge of Ipswich town centre.
(50 mins) Safari park set in coastal parkland.
(55 mins) Explore the steam museum.
Complementary therapy centres include nearby Natural Healing Centre and Decoy Farm Barn. Spas include Clarice House and Ufford Park.
(30 mins) Indoor kart racing sessions for families and groups.
(35 mins) RSPB reserve, known as a national treasure for wildlife.
(40 mins) Admire 'Constable Country' by rowing boat .