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Outdoor Activities in Suffolk

Outdoor Activities in Suffolk


Suffolk is a glorious county with breath-taking countryside and coastal views as far as the eye can see, making it the ideal location for a great many Outdoor Activities. It is also one of the sunniest counties in the UK, with the least amount of rainfall – see Sunny Suffolk for all the facts!

Iken Canoe

Iken Canoe is a small and friendly canoe and kayak hire centre based on the stunning upper reaches of the Alde estuary between Snape and Aldeburgh, close to the Suffolk coast.
For more details on how to book, please see: Iken Canoe

Suffolk Cycle Hire

Discover everything Suffolk has to offer the best way, by bicycle.
Bike Hire from Suffolk Cycle Hire, based in Rendlesham.
For more information, booking and prices see: Suffolk Cycle Hire

Outdoor Activities in Suffolk


Outdoor Sports are a great way to get some exercise and have fun, and make for wonderful family days out. Whatever your age and ability, you can try your hand at kart driving, rowing, golf, fishing, clay target shooting, sailing and even tobogganing and skiing! Please see Outdoor Sports in Suffolk for more information on specific venues and services provided.

Suffolk Local Birding Tours - Outdoor Activities in Suffolk


Picnic Sites in Suffolk

Picnic Sites in Suffolk

Picnics are fantastic for families and those wanting to relax in nature. There are loads of beautiful sites to choose from - please click on the link above.


Nature lovers will be spoilt for choice when it comes to deciding on which outdoor activity to choose.

Outdoor Activities in Suffolk


RSPB in Suffolk is a great way to experience all manner of wildlife.

Outdoor Activities in Suffolk


The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds has a number of sites in Suffolk, each offering you the opportunity to observe a vast range of animals, birds and plants in its natural habitat. Activities are guided and suitable for dedicated birdwatchers as well as families & individuals who are seeking a unique, fun and interesting day out. Please click on the link above for full details of each RSPB site in Suffolk, as well as their full programme of events.

Outdoor Activities in Suffolk


For more information please see Suffolk Animals.

Children (and adults too!) love meeting different types of animals, including the champion stallions & Shetland ponies at The National Stud, Newmarket, the charming pigs and other friendly farm animals on Jimmy's Farm, Ipswich, and the many exotic animals in Suffolk Zoos and Animal Centres. You can even try your hand at Horse Riding in Suffolk.

Fishing is a national hobby greatly enjoyed by many for its relaxing and rewarding nature. There are many sites to enjoy in Suffolk please see Fishing in Suffolk for a listing.

Outdoor Activities in Suffolk


Outdoor Activities in Suffolk


As you are beginning to see, there are heaps of fun family things to do in Suffolk that kids will love. For more ideas, please see the following articles - -

Kids' Days Out in Suffolk

Children's Activities and Family Fun in Suffolk

Outdoor Activities in Suffolk


Outdoor Activities in Suffolk


One of the best things about Outdoor Activities in Suffolk is that they need not cost the earth. There are many free events to take part in, plus plenty of venues offering Great Values Days Out in Suffolk.

Outdoor Activities in Suffolk


Similarly, the following suggestions are highly popular and will always remain completely free - -

Walking in Suffolk

Cycling in Suffolk

Beaches in Suffolk

Public Gardens in Suffolk

Museums in Suffolk

Outdoor Activities in Suffolk


Suffolk is packed full of Areas of Natural Beauty, historical sites and fascinating buildings with original features and a story to tell of days gone by. For more information on Suffolk's unspoilt areas, nature reserves, protected buildings and ancient castles, bridges, sites & ruins, please see The National Trust in Suffolk and
English Heritage in Suffolk.

Outdoor Activities in Suffolk


Finally, Shopping in Suffolk is a lovely way to spend a day out. You will get to explore the village or town you are visiting whilst finding great mementos of your trip and wonderful gifts for others. Please also see our Shoppers' Guide to Suffolk.

Click here for our FULL LIST of Outdoor Activities in Suffolk.

Outdoor Activities in Suffolk


For more Outdoor Activity ideas please see the following articles - -

Open Air Suffolk

Things to Do in Suffolk

Days Out in Suffolk

What's your favourite outdoor activity in Suffolk? Please send all comments and reviews to suffolkguides.admin@suffolktouristguide.com.

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