Browsing local attractions within 8 miles of Shawsgate Vineyard
Take a trip back in time at East Anglia's premier working transport museum, where the past comes to life! Travel as often as you like on preserved historic vehicles or take a trip on the Narrow Gauge Railway.
Enjoy a cruise on the River Orwell, one of the most beautiful rivers in England, aboard “Orwell Lady”, from the stunning Ipswich Waterfront, through areas of outstanding natural beauty and wildlife to the bustling ports of Felixstowe.
Discover the stories of racing - the people, the horses and the history. From the early royal origins of the Sport of Kings at Newmarket to its modern-day heroes. Ride the racehorse simulator and experience the excitement of a race.
Church Lane, Lound, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR32 5LL, www.achurchnearyou.com/lound-st-john-the-baptist
Norman round tower. Modern wall painting and other enhancements made in 1912-1914.
Dating largely from the 14th century, the quality of workmanship reflects the prosperity in the region at the time. The atmospheric interior has a fine arcade and cornices, elegant window tracery and excellent medieval stained glass.
6 Angel Hill, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 1UZ, Tel: 01284 764667, Email
Mundford, Thetford, Norfolk, IP26 5, Tel: 01842 819081, www.forestry.gov.uk/thetfordforestpark
A nationally important collection of over 200 species of broad-leaved and coniferous trees. Spring and autumn are particularly stunning.
St Olaves Road, Herringfleet, Suffolk, NR32 5QS, www.achurchnearyou.com/herringfleet-st-margaret
Norman round tower, thatched nave and fine stained glass.
Herringfleet, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR32 5, Tel: 01473 264755
The last surviving smock drainage mill in the Broads area. The last full-size working windmill in the country with 4 common sails and a tailpole.