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Things to do

Whether you want to hire a boat for a day on the Broads, visit a nature reserve or historic building or just spend a day shopping, there’s something for everyone here. Walking, cycling, angling and birdwatching are all popular reasons for a visit.


For all Boating information please visit the Boating section. For all other activities use the links to the left.

In Days Out you'll find a wide selection of ideas if you have not visited the Broads before.

Two Broads train lines from Norwich can really expand your horizons, with walks starting from the many stations along the way. The Bittern Line goes north through Wroxham, and the Wherry Lines go east to Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft. 

Use the links on the left to get individual listings, including full details of the many special events taking place throughout the year in the Broads.