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Godwick, Tittleshall, King's Lynn, Norfolk, UK

 
The Gayton Parish Church

The village of Gayton is 7 miles east of King’s Lynn. It is a thriving village in West Norfolk at the centre of the Gayton Group of Parishes with the smaller village of Gayton Thorpe nearby.

Gayton, Norfolk, PE32 1PA

tel: 01553 763044

 

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

 

Southery is a small village located 6 miles south of Downham Market and 11 miles north of Ely, on the edge of the Cambridge border in Norfolk on the A10 and is predominantly an arable farming community.

Churchgate Street, Southery, Norfolk, PE38 0ND

 
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

 
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

 

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

 
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

 

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

 
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 village church

Sedgeford is situated about 3 miles south east of Hunstanton and is located in the Norfolk Coast Area of Outstanding Natural beauty.

Hunstanton, Norfolk, PE36 5LU

tel: 01485 532610

 
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

 
Bird Observatory near the beach

In the relatively thin strip of land between the village and the sea, large areas of salt marsh much used by birds for feeding and breeding are to be found.

Beach Road, Holme-next-the-Sea, Norfolk, PE36 6LG

tel: 01485 525149

 
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

 
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

 

A challenging off-road ride. There are easy sections, but others that are bumpy and some that involve moderate climbs.

Traffic-free, NR27 9EL

tel: 01328 850530

 

Great Cressingham, Thetford, Norfolk, UK

 
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