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Freedom to explore

Welcome to west Norfolk, a truly special place of unspoilt charm and natural beauty. Once visited, you’ll want to come back to west Norfolk again and again.

Experiences

From music festivals to superb historic sites, tranquil nature parks to fun-filled entertainment venues, west Norfolk has something for the whole family to enjoy throughout the year.

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Activities

Get out and about and enjoy the many activities and things to do in west Norfolk. The region is a real haven for nature lovers and for enjoying the great outdoors.
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Attractions

There’s so much to do in west Norfolk that you’ll want to come back again and again.

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Events

Discover the huge range of events going on all year in west Norfolk. Whatever your interest there is something happening in the area to suit you.
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Food & Drink

With a growing reputation for the quality of our local food, visitors can enjoy some great meals out.
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Shopping

From speciality shops for that perfect souvenir to mainstream retailers for all your holiday needs.

West Norfolk: Summer Landscapes

Destinations

Brim full of heritage and renowned for its stunning coastline and unspoilt countryside, west Norfolk is the ideal place to explore, unwind and soak up the sheer sense of space and tranquillity.

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Hunstanton

The classic resort of Hunstanton offers Victorian charm and traditional seaside fun. Along with neighbouring Old Hunstanton, it is the ideal base for enjoying the wonderful coastline.
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King’s Lynn

The Hanseatic town of King’s Lynn is brim full of maritime heritage and outstanding historic buildings. Combined with its bustling shopping centre, it is a great place to discover and explore.
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Downham Market

The ancient town of Downham Market is full of character, an excellent base from which to explore the countryside and a haven for lovers of wildlife, peace, and tranquillity.

What’s on?

Discover the huge range of events going on all year in west Norfolk. Whatever your interest there is something happening in the area to suit you.

Always check with the event organisers before setting out to an event.

  • Pop Up Shops at Dalegate Market

    Dalegate Market, KING’S LYNN
    Open daily, between 30th June 2022 and 27th October 2022

    We welcome four different Pop Up Shops each week, housed in our beach huts.  Independent traders, local artisans and producers, including food, drink, clothing, antiques, collectables, toys, art, crafts, home furnishings and more…

  • Historic Lynn Walk

    King’s Lynn Tourist information Centre, KING’S LYNN

    This tour, from the Saturday Market Place to the Tuesday Market Place, takes in over 900 years of history. Historic buildings, hidden courtyards and the river all reveal King’s Lynn’s story from small settlement to successful port and elegant town – along with the stories of the people who left their mark here.

  • A few examples created on our course. These bowl and wallhangings were designed and glass cut by two beginners to glass.

    Fused Glass Workshops

    Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale
    Open every Wednesday, between 6th July 2022 and 21st December 2022

    At Driftwood Glass Studio we offer a range of courses for both children and adults. So whether you want to dabble in learning the techniques or throw yourself entirely in a day of class cutting.

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Request a copy of our latest “Where to Stay in West Norfolk 2022” brochure and choose from a wide range of accommodation in west Norfolk.
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