4 days in Kent Itinerary

4 days in Kent Itinerary

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Broadstairs, Isle of Thanet
— 2 nights
— 1 night


Broadstairs, Isle of Thanet

— 2 nights
Broadstairs is a coastal town on the Isle of Thanet in the Thanet district of east Kent, England, about 80mi east of London. Visiting Viking Bay and Joss Bay will get you outdoors. We've included these beaches for you: St Margaret-at-Cliffe and Stone Bay. Explore Broadstairs' surroundings by going to Walmer Castle and Gardens (in Walmer), Dover (Dover Castle & Dover Sea Safari) and Battle of Britain Memorial (in Capel-le-Ferne). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Leonard's Church and stop by No 60 Gifts & Things.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Broadstairs trip website.

London to Broadstairs is an approximately 2-hour car ride. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Canterbury.

Things to do in Broadstairs

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips


— 1 night
Canterbury is a historic English cathedral city and UNESCO World Heritage Site, which lies at the heart of the City of Canterbury, a local government district of Kent, England. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Christ Church Gate, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Canterbury Cathedral, then delve into the distant past at St. Augustine's Abbey, then steep yourself in history at Eastbridge Hospital, and finally find your balance on the water with Canoe Wild.

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You can drive from Broadstairs to Canterbury in an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can take a train back home.

Things to do in Canterbury

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Kent travel guide

Castles · Nightlife · Room Escape Games
Garden of England
Located practically in London's backyard, Kent features a lush countryside dotted with thriving farms and fruitful orchards. Popularly known as the "Garden of England" due to its extensive agriculture, Kent has historically been the focal point for invasion attempts from Europe. In a fascinating reversal, the region is now a major embarkation point for tourism to mainland Europe. This area is also the beer heartland of England, with flourishing production of world-famous Kent hops, fine ales, and award-winning local wines, all of which are a must on your list of things to do here. The long coastline includes numerous beach towns and villages, many still retaining their Victorian charm. A holiday would not be complete without a visit to the pride of Kent, its celebrated Canterbury Cathedral, the most famous religious structure in England and a World Heritage Site.