Great Yarmouth is the biggest traditional seaside town on the Norfolk coast and is one of Britain's most popular holiday resorts. It has been welcoming visitors, holidaymakers and tourists for the last three centuries, and benefits from a long and wide sandy beach and being close to the smaller seaside village of Caister-on-Sea and the popular Norfolk Broads. The seaside town is a throwback to the classic British holiday with ice cream parlours, fish and chip shops and hot fresh donut stalls scattered across the bustling promenade. And the huge sandy beach is an absolute gem too!
Scroby Sands Visitor Centre
Scroby Sands Wind Farm is Britain's largest commercial offshore wind farm easily seen from the beach at Great Yarmouth. Admission to the Visitor Centre is free and the centre has several interesting, interactive activities and displays.
ADDRESS: 2 North Drive, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk NR30 1ED. Telephone: 01493 854608
St. Nicholas Church
St. Nicholas Church in Great Yarmouth is the largest parish church in England and was built from about 1101. It is the oldest building in the town. Entry is free to the church and to the Heritage Exhibition showing its role in the history of Great Yarmouth.
ADDRESS: Church Plain, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk NR30 1NE.
Traditional and contemporary crafts studios. Gifts, clothes, country food and fudge. Roses Centre. Meet the farmyard animals on Junior Farm, supervised activities every day. Children’s Funfair and Mini Adventure Golf Course.
ADDRESS: Tunstead Road, Hoveton, Norwich, Norfolk, NR12 8QU. Telephone: 01603 783762
Merrivale Model Village
One of Great Yarmouth's best loved family attractions, is set in over an acre of award winning landscaped gardens with streams, waterfalls, lake with Koi Carp, garden railway and picnic area.
ADDRESS: Marine Parade, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30 3JG. Telephone: 01493 842097