Area

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Things to do

Below is a small selection of the many attractions and things to do in the Waveney Valley and further afield in Suffolk and Norfolk:

Valley Farm Vineyard – 4 miles
www.valleyfarmvineyards.com
14 acres of vineyards that produce fine English wines using only sustainable viticultural practices.

Bungay Castle – 8 miles
www.bungay-suffolk.co.uk
14 acres of vineyards that produce fine English wines using only sustainable viticultural practices.

RSPB Mismere Nature Reserve – 8 miles
www.rspb.org.uk/reserves/guide/m/minsmere
RSPB Countryside walks, wildlife watching, guided walks, family activities, RSPB Shop and tearoom.

Southwold Pier – 15 miles
www.southwoldpier.co.uk
Gift shops, family friendly eateries and the famous ‘under the pier show’ – an amazing array of unusual home-made slot machines and simulator rides. ‘Best Tourism Experience 2008’ EET.

Framlingham Castle – 19 miles
www.english-heritage.org.uk
Framlingham Castle is a magnificent 12th century fortress with a long and colourful past which makes a fascinating family day out in Suffolk.

Africa Alive! – 21 miles
www.africa-alive.co.uk
See giraffes, zebras, rhinos and ostriches roaming wild in the safari park based on the plains of Africa. Lookout lodge, animal encounters, feeding talks, safari road train & indoor adventure play area. ‘Best Suffolk Attraction’ 2006 & 2008.

The Meare, Thorpeness – 21 miles
www.themeareatthorpeness.co.uk
Over 40 acres of water – none of which is more than three feet deep – with islands to explore and a variety of water craft for hire including kayaks and rowing boats.

Easton Farm Park – 22 miles
www.eastonfarmpark.co.uk
Enjoy a family day out at this open farm, with small animal petting sessions, farm walks, themed activities and a gift shop.

Baylham House Rare Breeds Farm – 23 miles
www.baylham-house-farm.co.uk
Working livestock farm breeding rare and endangered breeds of cattle, sheep, goats poultry and pigs. Animal feeding, picnic area, café and gift shop. Voted by the public as “The Best Visitor Experience in Suffolk” in both 2006 and 2007 and was runner up in 2008 and 2009.

Pleasurewood Hills – 28 miles
www.pleasurewoodhills.com
White knuckle rides, roller coasters and entertainment.

Somerleyton Hall – 35 miles
www.somerleyton.co.uk
Early Victorian residence in Anglo-Italian style with 12 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens.

Go Ape! High Wire Forest Adventure – 45 miles
www.goape.co.uk
Forest adventure park for adults and over 10’s including massive rope ladder, tarzan swing, zip wires and high wire rope bridges.

Bewilderwood – 47 miles
www.bewilderwood.co.uk
A huge forest of wild family fun and adventure. Treehouses, zip wires, jungle bridges, Crocklebogs, boat trips, toddler areas and really yummy food.

Gypsy Hollow B&B, Valley Farm, Butts Road, Westhall, Suffolk IP19 8RN
Tel: 01986 780995 Mob: 07557 977413 info@gypsyhollow.co.uk

Wissett WInes

Valley Farm Vineyard

Bungay Castle

Bungay Castle

Somerleyton Hall

Somerleyton Hall