Best Places to Visit in Kent During the Easter Holidays
Kids are counting down the days until school finishes for the Easter break, and for any parents wondering how to keep them entertained for two weeks, we’ve got some ideas for you!
Kent is full of fantastic locations where your family can make the most of the holidays. Here are some of our top places to visit:
The White Cliffs of Dover - Dover
The White Cliffs of Dover are one of the UK’s most beautiful natural spectacles and a symbol of freedom and hope. A cliff-top walk with spectacular views is a great way to enjoy the Easter holidays. If you are in the area, Dover Castle is not to be missed; throughout April your family can take part in a riveting Easter Adventure Quest here!
Port Lympne Reserve - Ashford
Port Lympne Reserve is an award-winning attraction in Kent, home to more than 700 rare and endangered species. You and your kids will see exotic animals you never even knew existed! Visitors to the Reserve can book special activities, including safaris and guided tours to make the day even more special.
Leeds Castle - Maidstone
Based in Maidstone, Leeds Castle is the best place to find adventure in Kent! Conquer quizzes, riddles and the befuddling maze around the grounds or join in with the Easter Spectacular, featuring the Junk Orchestra. You could also be one of the first families to try out the two new attractions opening in April: the Knights’ Stronghold Playground and Leeds Castle Adventure Golf.
Betteshanger Country Park - Deal
Cycling, orienteering, archery, fossil hunting, geocaching and more, you’ll never be bored when visiting Betteshanger Country Park in Deal! This is a great place to take the kids whether they are tots or teens and as for the adults, you can enjoy the tranquillity of the nature and wildlife in the area or be big kids for the day and join in with some activities yourself!
Dreamland - Margate
Turn that dream of the perfect family day out in Kent into reality at Dreamland! From merry-go-rounds to coasters, there are rides and attractions to suit all ages at this park in Margate and at Dreamland Ark, kids can meet a real-life Easter bunny!