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Days Out in Ipswich

Days Out in Ipswich


Ipswich is a modern town that has retained much of its old world charm in the architecture that is found there - especially above shops and businesses in the town centre. It is also Suffolk's county town, and conveniently located within easy reach of Bury St Edmunds, Felixstowe, Woodbridge, Stowmarket, Sudbury, Lavenham, Lowestoft, Beccles, Diss and Aldeburgh - either by bus, rail or car.

What's On in Ipswich
Please click on the link above for a comprehensive month-by-month guide to Events & What's On in Ipswich!

For more information on the town please see our guide to Ipswich.

Days Out in Ipswich


Pigs on Jimmy


If you are on a family day out with the kids at Jimmy's Farm, Ipswich you can all meet the animals and learn all about farm-life. Children can go wild in the adventure playground while mum and dad browse in the farm shop. There's plenty to explore at Jimmys Farm and they hold regular events and Festivals here too so there's always lots to do - find out what's on at Jimmys by clicking on the link above.

Anglia Karting - exciting things to do in Ipswich


If you are seeking thrills then you can race around the indoor tracks at Anglia Indoor Karting, Ipswich! There is Kubz Karting for 5-7 year olds in addition to the full-size racing circuit. Also close to Ipswich is Beacon Rally Karts for off road karting for everyone, plus competitive prices & 7 day a week opening too.

Golfing days out in Ipswich


Fans of golf can also visit Fynn Valley Golf Club and Restaurant, Ipswich, to play a round or two on their 18 and 9 hole golf courses, along with practice greens & bunker plus expert tuition, should you need it. The golf courses are open to members and visitors alike.



Days out in Ipswich

If you like the water and sailing or cruising then check out what's going on at
Alton Water Watersports Activity Centre.

Pennikkity Pots

If you are looking for something a little less strenuous, then why not come and join Pennikkity Pots at our ceramics painting cafe in the heart of Ipswich. There is no need to book and our prices start from only £5.
For more details see: Pennikkity Pots Ceramics Cafe, Ipswich

Days Out in Ipswich



Suffolk Craft Society - shopping in Ipswich


If you plan to spend your day out shopping in Ipswich, the Suffolk Craft Society, Ipswich, offers contemporary designer crafts for sale and has an on-going display of members artwork.

Regent Theatre - Days Out in Ipswich


Fans of the theatre and other performance entertainment will be spoilt for choice in Ipswich! You can take in some theatre in the heart of a magical forest with the Red Rose Chain, attend one of the on-going, ever-changing performances or events at The Ipswich Regent Theatre and The Corn Exchange, see what's running this month at The New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich.

Eating Out in Ipswich


Ipswich has a fantastic range of cafes and restaurants to choose from and you are sure to find something that suits all tastes and occasions. You can even dine aboard a French Brassierie on a 110 year old Dutch boat at Mariners Restaurant, Ipswich, just minutes away from Ipswich town centre in Neptune Quay at Ipswich Marina.

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Please see Eating Out in Ipswich for more information.

Hintlesham Hall Hotel - Staying in Ipswich


It's quite possible that you will have so much fun while on your day out in Ipswich that you may decide to stay the night or return for a longer visit at a later date. Accommodation available includes everything from campsites to B&Bs, plus a wide range of hotels - such as the stunning Hintlesham Hall Hotel, Ipswich, pictured above.

Please see Accommodation in Ipswich for more information.

Days Out in Ipswich



Days Out in Ipswich


To find accommodation in Ipswich please see Ipswich Hotels.

If you are planning an Ipswich wedding please see Ipswich Weddings Receptions and Honeymoons.

Have you been on a day out in Ipswich? What was your favourite thing to do? Please send all reviews and comments to suffolkguides.admin@suffolktouristguide.com.

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