7 days in East Anglia Itinerary

7 days in East Anglia Itinerary

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7 days in East Anglia Itinerary

Start: Kendal
Drive:  4 h
1
King's Lynn
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Bury St. Edmunds
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Southwold
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Cromer
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
End: Kendal

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King's Lynn

King's Lynn ©
King's Lynn, known until 1537 as Bishop's Lynn, is a seaport and market town in Norfolk, England, about 98mi north of London, 36mi north-east of Peterborough, 44mi north north-east of Cambridge and 44mi west of Norwich. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kings Lynn Minster, examine the collection at The Royal Station, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. Mary Magdalene. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get curious at The Green Britain Centre, see the interesting displays at Swaffham Museum, then see the interesting displays at Stories of Lynn, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Grey Friars Tower.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the King's Lynn trip maker tool .

Kendal to King's Lynn is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bury St. Edmunds.

Things to do in King's Lynn

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Swaffham, Church of St. Mary Magdalene
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The Royal Station ©
The Royal Station
Church of St. Mary Magdalene ©
Church of St. Mary Magdalene
Kings Lynn Minster ©
Kings Lynn Minster

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Bury St. Edmunds

Bury St. Edmunds ©
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Moyse's Hall Museum, then contemplate the long history of Bury St Edmunds Abbey, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Church, and finally steep yourself in history at Ickworth.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Bury St. Edmunds holiday planning site .

You can drive from King's Lynn to Bury St. Edmunds in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can drive to Southwold.

Things to do in Bury St. Edmunds

Historic Sites Museums
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Bury St Edmunds Abbey ©
Bury St Edmunds Abbey
St. Mary's Church ©
St. Mary's Church
Moyse's Hall Museum ©
Moyse's Hall Museum

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Southwold

Southwold ©
Southwold is a small town on the English North Sea coast in the Waveney district of Suffolk. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Alfred Corry Lifeboat Museum Trust, examine the collection at Dunwich Museum, then kick back and relax at Dunwich Heath and Beach, and finally stop by Adnams Southwold Store.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Southwold trip maker site .

You can drive from Bury St. Edmunds to Southwold in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Cromer.

Things to do in Southwold

Museums Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Dunwich
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Alfred Corry Lifeboat Museum Trust ©
Alfred Corry Lifeboat Museum Trust
Dunwich Museum ©
Dunwich Museum
Adnams Southwold Store ©
Adnams Southwold Store

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nights
Cromer

Cromer ©
Cromer is a coastal town and civil parish on the north coast of the English county of Norfolk. Museum-lovers will get to explore RNLI Henry Blogg Museum and Walsingham Abbey. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham and Cromer Parish Church (St Peter and St Paul). Take a break from Cromer with a short trip to Little Walsingham Cross in Little Walsingham, about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Norfolk Wildlife Trust Cley Marshes, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bacton Beach, visit a coastal fixture at Happisburgh Lighthouse, and kick back and relax at Cromer Beach.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Cromer trip planner.

Getting from Southwold to Cromer by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Cromer

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Happisburgh, Walsingham, Norfolk Wildlife Trust Cley Marshes, Bacton Beach, Little Walsingham Cross
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Happisburgh Lighthouse ©
Happisburgh Lighthouse
The Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham ©
Walsingham Abbey ©
Walsingham Abbey