We did parts of this trip 3 years ago and found the whole area really interesting. Opening up to the group, if you haven’t been to this part of England, it’s well worth a visit.
Join us for this amazing trip to Norfolk where we’ll:
Hike along the Norfolk Coast
Visit an ancient Roman fort
Enter some amazing stately homes and estates.
We’ll base ourselves in Norwich and do 2-day trips (Saturday & Sunday)
At the moment we can take about 12 people. Will discuss with hike leader later if we can increase this number.
FRIDAY EVENING AUGUST 3rd ARRIVE IN NORWICH
(BOOK TRAIN TICKETS EARLY. IF YOU SIGN UP EARLY THEN WE MIGHT BE ABLE TO ORGANISE A GROUP DISCOUNT AT A REASONABLE PRICE OTHERWISE EXPECT TO PAY A LOT MORE). DON’T BOOK THE RETURN TRAIN JOURNEY TO LEAVE NORWICH BEFORE 6.00PM
SAT AUGUST 4th
Leave Norwich and make our way to begin our hike from Wells-next-the-Sea
HIKE: Wells-next-the-Sea – Holkham Hall – Wells-next-the-Sea
Distance: 10 miles
From the salt marshes and Wells port to the beautiful Holkham Hall and its surrounding area, our first hike will be an exciting coastal walk that will take in some of Norfolk’s amazing coastal scenery and visit one of its treasures: Holkham Hall
SUNDAY AUGUST 5th
Leave Norwich to begin and make our way to Great Yarmouth / Burgh Castle
Hike: Burgh Castle to Somerleyton
Then get transport back to Norwich
Distance: 9 miles
Near Great Yarmouth lies an old Roman fort where nearly 2000 years ago Roman troops garrisoned and now we can still walk the same paths as they did.
Somerleyton Hall & Gardens
As we leave the fort we bear South following Angles way where we visit Somerleyton estate. A stunning estate with picturesque Gardens (with a Maze inside) and see a bit more modern history
Accommodation in Norwich hotel for 2 nights (Twin share) with breakfast
Hiking guide for 2 days
All transportation by bus/ taxi/minibus to hiking locations and back to Norwich
Travel to Norwich
Entry into stately homes (Somerlyton £10 Holkham Hall £16)
Please note that unless the trip is cancelled the payments are non-refundable as the costs need to be paid in advance. However, you may be able to sell your place to your friends or other group members if you follow this procedure: http://katsadventures.com/#plx_progress_faq_section
DISCLAIMER and T&Cs:
INSURANCE: You also confirm that you will be responsible for your own insurance and make sure that it is at an appropriate level for this trip and activities you will be participating in. In addition to your own Personal Civil liability insurance, you will need an individual insurance for multi-risk and multi-activity holidays (expenses of cancellation, research – help, repatriation, medical expenses, theft of luggage, etc.) appropriate for the activities to be undertaken as part of the holiday. The general travel insurance is often minimal and rarely adapted to the active holidays. Please check the details with your insurance provider.