guided walking tour Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden
Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden

Guided Tour at Fairhaven Garden, St Benet’s and South Walsham Marshes

This new half day guided walking tour, led by tour guide Paul Dickson, starts at Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden in the heart of the Norfolk Broads.

Walk through part of this beautiful natural garden, home to the King Oak, one of the oldest trees in Norfolk, before heading off to South Walsham Broad and the path beside the Fleet Dyke, which leads to a view of the 1000 year-old St Benet’s Abbey across the River Bure.

Hear the story of St Benet’s Abbey, before returning to Fairhaven through South Walsham Marshes with some wildlife spotting, then finish with coffee or tea and cake in Fairhaven’s picnic area. The walk takes between 2½ and 3 hours.

Public bookable tours are as follows:

Friday 7 August, start 9.30am.
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Saturday 15 August, start 9.30am.
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The price is £16 per person (includes coffee/tea and cake).

Maximum of 6 people on the walk.

Private bookings are welcome. The minimum charge for a private tour is £45.

Please wear walking boots and be prepared for whatever the weather throws at us. Bottle of water recommended.

guided walking tour St Benet's Abbey
St Benet’s Abbey

Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden is at School Road, South Walsham NR13 6DZ,

To book a private tour contact Paul Dickson 07801 103737, [email protected] ,