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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

 
The New Hunstanton Trail

This is a Treasure Hunt trail. The trail is approximately 1¾ miles long and you should allow up to 2 hours to complete.

New Hunstanton, Norfolk, -

tel: 01362 694132

 

Sandy Lane, South Wootton, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 3NX

 
The Old Hunstanton Trail

This is a Spy Trail. The trail is approximately 2 miles long and you should allow up to 2 hours to complete.

Old Hunstanton, Norfolk, -

tel: 01362 694132

 
The King's Lynn Town Hall

Dating back to the 12th C. the market town of King's Lynn was once one of England's most important ports.

Town Centre, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 1HP

 
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

 
The village church

Pentney is located about 8 miles south east of King’s Lynn. It is in the valley of the River Nar, a tributary of the River Great Ouse.

Pentney Village, Nr King's Lynn, PE32

 
Thornham village church

Thornham is a small coastal village about 4 miles east of Hunstanton and is situated in the Norfolk Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Village Centre, Thornham, Norfolk, PE36 6LY

tel: 01485 532610

 
The village sign

Much photographed, Great Massingham is one of West Norfolk's most attractive villages, located approximately 13 miles east of King’s Lynn.

Great Massingham, Norfolk, PE32 2HN

tel: 01553 763044

 
The village clock

Grimston and its neighbour Pott Row are around 7 miles east of King’s Lynn and just a few miles away from the Royal family's residence at Sandringham.

Grimston, Norfolk, PE32 1BD

tel: 01553 763044

 
The Swaffham Trail

This is a walking trail, in the Treasure Hunt format, and is approximately 2 miles long. You should allow 2 hours to complete the trail.

Swaffham, Norfolk, -

tel: 01362 694132

 
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 Denver village sign (the sluice side)

Denver is a charming village about 1 miles south of Downham Market. Situated on the edge of the Fens, the village gently descends on the flat Fens toward Denver Sluice.

Denver Village, Norfolk, PE38 0DF

tel: 01553 763044

 
The Burnham Market Trail

This is a walking trail set in and around the village centre. The trail is approximately 1.5 miles long - you should allow 1.5 hours to complete it.

Burnham Market, Norfolk, -

tel: 01362 694132

 
The village sign

Largest of the Burnham villages, Burnham Market has grown from the merger of the three of the original Burnham villages, Burnham Sutton, Burnham Ulph and Burnham Westgate.

Burnham Market, Norfolk, PE31 8HD

tel: 01485 532610

 
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

 
The Brecks

Cycle Route: Ecotech Centre-Swaffham Town Centre-The Brecks-Cockley Cley-Gooderstone-Oxborough-Eastmoor-Beachamwell-Drymere

  • Access: Day ride, easy, circular; on roads.
  • Miles: 20

Turbine Way, Swaffham, Norfolk, PE37 7HT

 
Explore the ruins at Castle Acre

The village of Castle Acre lies on the River Nar, 15 miles east of King’s Lynn. It is best known today for the twin ruins of Castle Acre Castle and Castle Acre Priory

Castle Acre, Norfolk, PE32 2XD

tel: 01553 763044