You can burn some energy at Go Ape! Thetford. Set in the heart of the forest, this course has around 30 miles of bike and walking trails from which to explore 50,000 acres of woodland. The mother of all courses features a long crossing, over 85 foot long from platform to platform. And there’s all the other vital Go Ape! ingredients, including high and long zip wires. But the adventure does not need to stop here. You can get off the beaten track and enjoy the latest forest adventure with Forest Segway.
- Parking onsite
- Opening Times: See website for availability (pre-booking advised)
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About the area
The North Norfolk Coast is designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and probably the finest of its kind in Europe. Here you’ll find a string of quaint villages and small towns – Holkham, Wells-next-the-Sea and Cley next the Sea are 21st-century favourites, while Sheringham and Cromer are classic examples of a good old-fashioned seaside resort where grand Victorian hotels look out to sea. Further round the coast you'll find Great Yarmouth, one of the most popular resorts in the UK and packed full of amusements, shops and seashore entertainment. And let's not forget Norwich, the region's only city.
Norfolk prides itself on its wealth of historic houses, the most famous being Sandringham, where Her Majesty the Queen and her family spend Christmas. Many of Norfolk’s towns have a particular charm and a strong sense of community. The quiet market towns of Fakenham and Swaffham are prime examples, as well as Thetford, with its popular museum focusing on the TV comedy series Dad’s Army which was filmed in the area.
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