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Day-Trip to Canterbury and Dover from London
"After central London pickups begin your journey to Dover to view one of the country’s most spectacular natural features the White Cliffs of Dover. The cliffs are part of the North Downs formation and reach up to 350 feet. Once you have taken plenty of photos of the beautiful views start the short trip to one of the largest castles in the country Dover Castle (own expense). The castle was strategically placed at the shortest crossing point to continental Europe and you will have plenty of time to explore the grounds and learn all about the history of the castle from the Romans to the Cold War.Your final destination is Canterbury where you will have access to Canterbury Cathedral Mother Church of the worldwide Anglican Communion and cathedral of the Archbishop of Canterbury leader of the Church of England. You will have plenty of time to explore the cathedral as well as see what the rest of Canterbury has to offer
From GBP63.00
 
Day-Trip to Canterbury and Dover from London
"After central London pickups begin your journey to Dover to view one of the country’s most spectacular natural features the White Cliffs of Dover. The cliffs are part of the North Downs formation and reach up to 350 feet. Once you have taken plenty of photos of the beautiful views start the short trip to one of the largest castles in the country Dover Castle (own expense). The castle was strategically placed at the shortest crossing point to continental Europe and you will have plenty of time to explore the grounds and learn all about the history of the castle from the Romans to the Cold War.Your final destination is Canterbury where you will have access to Canterbury Cathedral Mother Church of the worldwide Anglican Communion and cathedral of the Archbishop of Canterbury leader of the Church of England. You will have plenty of time to explore the cathedral as well as see what the rest of Canterbury has to offer
From GBP63.00
 
"Private Group Tour to Leeds Castle
Canterbury Cat"Private Group Tour - Leeds Castle -Canterbury Cathedral - White Cliffs of Dover Tour"You will be collected from your Cruise Ship at Dover Cruise Terminal at 08.00am in a luxury vehicle with 8 leather seats fully air conditioned & valeted for your day. You will be next taken to Leeds Castle (about a 45 minute drive); the Castle doesn’t open until 10.30am but they do offer private guided tours from 09.00am for up to 25 people. The Castle tour tak so you can be flexible.From there you travel to Canterbury & the Cathedral. The Cathedral has the option to have a guided tour with one of the Cathedral Guides (Only accredited Cathedral guides are permitted to conduct tours in the Cathedral) it would be well worth the visit. The Cathedral is nothing short of breathtaking and you could spend several hours in Canterbury enjoying the city including having some lunch. You will be collected from Canterbury to start the tour beginning in Dover and the White Cliffs. From Dover Seafront you will look back at the Cliffs & the Castle. Then you drive along the South Foreland (The Whit
From GBP550.00

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What to bring with?

Luggage with wheels is always a good idea, wherever you are travelling. Whether snowy/wet/sunny/warm or cold weather, layer your clothing. Wear thermal underwear (these are easily bought at the local...
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Jenniflower
Jun 10, 2007

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A small backpack is handy for carrying you camera and book! Some of the streets are cobbled so a good flat pair of shoes is a good idea.Also as we are in the UK with a very temperate and temperemental...
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Nov 05, 2004
 
 
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Top Things to Do in Canterbury

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Cathedral

Canterbury cathedral is overwhelming in its size, magnificence and sheer wealth of historical interest. Look out for: the original battlefield headgear of the Black Prince (1330-1376), looking...
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City Centre

Central Canterbury (the bit inside the city walls) has largely retained its Medieval street layout and, I was very pleased to see, has also kept much of its older and most interesting...
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Christ Church Gate

Christchurch Gate is one of the ancient entrances to the cathedral precincts, accessed from Buttermarket and where you'll get your ticket to the cathedral. It is simply lovely. Cathedral records show...
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Eastbridge Hospital

The Eastbridge Hospital was never a hospital for sick people. The name comes from 'hospitality'..it was built as a place for pilgrims to Canterbury to stay. The murder of Thomas a Becket, and his...
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Cathedral Cloister

Although the Chapter House is not actually the cloisters (obviously) it leads off them, so I think it counts here as a tip. You can't access it by any route other than passing through at least part of...
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Historic River Tours

I found this tour after a bit of looking on the internet and it was the top rated one so I decided to go with them. After a 20 minute wait round the back of a pub I got on the boat with my wife who...
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kentishgirl

"My Stomping Ground !"
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whitecliff62

"WHITECLIFFS CANTERBURY TALES"
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"Historical Canterbury."
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leics

"Not really a pilgrimage......."
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planxty

"A Tale of a Cathedral? It's Canterbury."
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