Margate, Broadstairs, Ramsgate - Isle of Thanet
Tourist Information Centres
Situated on the southeastern tip of Kent and surrounded by sea on three sides, this destination boasts the longest stretch of coastal chalk in Europe. It's where modern English history began, where JMW Turner praised our skies and where Charles Dickens loved to holiday and found inspiration for his characters
What's on Offer
*15 glorious beaches and bays, many with Blue Flag or Seaside Awards
Places to Visit
10 places to visit would be:
A selection of venues host top quality gigs and shows:
Individual shops and galleries alongside high street names with weekly market held in Ramsgate. Westwood Cross shopping complex and retail park
Excellent selection of places to eat with award winning restaurants, seafront cafes and bars, ice cream parlours, country pubs and seafood kiosks.
Recreation & Sport
Cycle the Viking Coastal Trail discovering our coastline and villages, try surfing at Joss Bay Surf School, take a boat trip to see the seals, play a round of golf or even crazy golf. With leisure centres, skatepark and climbing centre, walks, tennis, tenpin bowling, horse riding and indoor children's play areas.
Conference & Business Facilities
A variety of venues at larger hotels and some attractions. Contact Visitor Information Centre for further details.
Hotels, guesthouses, B&Bs, self catering flats along with camping and caravan parks
Good road links with the M2, M20 and M25.
Service from London Victoria and Charing Cross takes between 1 hr 50 minutes to 2 hrs.
*Dover is approx 20 miles from Ramsgate
*1hr 40 minutes to Gatwick