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Fields of GoldNorfolk

A water-filled wilderness, with the endless snaking waterways of the Broads flowing underneath huge, endless skies. Norfolk is a paradise for lovers of the water, with 45 miles of stunning coastline and 125 miles of navigable rivers. This beautiful expanse is best explored at a slow pace, either on foot or by boat. Soak up the warm sunshine from the hull of a barge, wander the coastal paths, stop for a day or two to explore the famous, medieval city of Norwich and then return to the peace of listening to the birds sing and the water flow in this heavenly hinterland.

Norfolk is a mostly rural county found in East Anglia in England, perhaps most well known for its waterways, of which it has seven rivers and 63 broads. ‘The Norfolk Broads’ are the most famous which include over 120 miles of navigable stretches of water. It is these waterways which help draw thousands of visitors every year, along with Norfolk’s fine sandy beaches, unique forests and gently rolling countryside.

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  • Sailing

    Norfolk Punt Club

    Barton Turf Staithe, Norwich, NR12 8AZ

    Norfolk Punt Club is situated near the Ant Broads and Marshes National Nature Reserve in Barton Turf, Norwich.

    The club provides sessions for beginner sailors to learn the basics of sailing as well as a variety of RYA sail training courses for adults and children of all different abilities.

    Equipment and instruction are provided by the club. Other facilities include car parking, changing rooms, showers, toilets and a BBQ area. Tea, coffee and snacks are also available.

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