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The Nar Valley Way is a 34 miles long walk, running from the historic port of King's Lynn to the Museum of Rural life at Gressenhall, and is contained almost entirely within the watershed of the River Nar.

King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 1HP

 
Narborough village sign

Narborough is situated in the Nar Valley, with the river Nar flowing through on its way to the River Great Ouse at King’s Lynn which is around 10 miles away.

Narborough, Norfolk, PE32 1SZ

tel: 01553 763044

 
Watlington village church

Watlington is located 7 miles south of King’s Lynn and 8 miles north of Downham Market. Easily accessible from the A10,

Watlington, Norfolk, PE33 0HA

tel: 01553 763044

 
The village sign

Wiggenhall St Mary Magdalen is 8 miles south of King’s Lynn. The village sits beside the west bank of the River Great Ouse.

Wiggenhall St Mary Magdalen, Norfolk, PE34 3DG

tel: 01553 763044

 
Historic buildings found throughout the village

The village of Castle Rising, 5 miles north east of King’s Lynn, was mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1066, when it was owned by Odo, Bishop of Bayeux, the half-brother of William the Conqueror.

Castle Rising, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, PE31 6AH

tel: 01553 763044

 

Venue for the World Snail Racing Championships.

Village Centre, Congham, King's Lynn, Norfolk, -

 
The Middleton parish church

Middleton lies on the A47 around 3 miles east of King’s Lynn. The village extends north and south of the main road extending to Fair Green in the northern part of the village and Blackborough End in the south

Middleton, Norfolk, PE32 1RH

tel: 01553 763044

 
Heacham Beach

Heacham started to become popular as a seaside resort with the Victorians due to the opening of the railway line between King’s Lynn and Hunstanton in the early 1860s.

King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE31 7BD

tel: 01485 532610

 
A classic village sign will be there to greet you

Around ½ mile inland from Burnham Market, the village of Burnham Thorpe is the birthplace of Horatio Nelson. His father, Edmund Nelson, moved to Burnham Thorpe in 1755, after his marriage

Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk, PE31 8HN

tel: 01485 532610

 
St Mary's Church, Brancaster

The village with the church of St Mary The Virgin at its centre is surrounded by stunning coastline. It is a popular stopping point for people exploring the Norfolk Coast Path.

Brancaster, Norfolk, PE31 8AP

tel: 01485 532610

 
The village sign

The village of Wolferton is situated 7 miles north of King’s Lynn and just 2 miles from Sandringham House. Indeed the village is located within the Sandringham estate and is a special part of West Norfolk.

King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE31 6HA

tel: 01553 763044

 
The colourful village sign

North Runcton is situated about 4 miles south east of King’s Lynn. In the centre of the village is the green and All Saints' parish church.

North Runcton, Norfolk, PE33 0RA

tel: 01553 763044

 
The village sign

The village of West Acre lies 12 miles east of King’s Lynn on the north side of the River Nar in a heavily wooded valley.

West Acre, Norfolk, PE32 1TR

tel: 01553 763044

 

Gaywood Plantation is small woodland, adjacent to a residential area, on the outskirts of Kings Lynn. The wood is characterised by large mature oaks with a hazel coppice under storey.

Plantation Wood, off Parkway, Gaywood, King's Lynn, PE30 4QJ

 
The Fincham village sign

Fincham is about 10 miles south of King's Lynn and 5 miles east of Downham Market. Fincham has a relaxed atmosphere with its many old houses.

Fincham, Norfolk, PE33 9EJ

tel: 01553 763044

 
A village scene from Ringstead

Ringsted (Great Ringsted) is a small village situated just 3 miles inland from Hunstanton. The village offers an excellent village store, the Gin Trap Inn and is close to Ringsted Downs, a large area of chalk grasslands.

Hunstanton, Norfolk, PE36 5JU

tel: 01485 532610

 

The Norfolk Coast Path stretches from Hunstanton in the west to Cromer in the east and runs through Norfolk's heritage coast within the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).

Hunstanton, Norfolk, PE36 6EL

 
The West Lynn village sign

West Lynn sits on the west bank of the River Great Ouse across from King’s Lynn. A ferry has linked West Lynn to main part of King’s Lynn since 1285

West Lynn, Norfolk, PE34 3JF

tel: 01553 763044