Art Deco Empire Cinema, Sandwich (©DDC)

Things to do in White Cliffs Country

Walmer Castle and Gardens, Walmer near Deal (©Explore Kent)

Things to do in White Cliffs Country

RHIB ride around the White Cliffs (©Dover Sea Safari)

Things to do in White Cliffs Country

For exciting things to see & do: Experience White Cliffs Country

White Cliffs Country is full of exciting things to see and do. Choose from a range of fun-filled personal experiences to enjoy on your staycation and create holiday memories to last a lifetime. 

Our destination has a unique place in history, and you could spend weeks here as you explore our amazing castles, museums and beautiful gardens. From exploring wide and open countryside to playing at championship golf courses and discovering water-sports, you'll be spoilt for choice for fun things to do in White Cliffs Country.

Don't forget to check out the new visitor experiences coming to Deal, Dover and Sandwich as part of the Interreg EXPERIENCE programme.

Take a look at our suggestions of things to do in Dover below, including visiting Dover Castle, exploring Dover Marina Pier and the area by the Port of Dover or enjoying a Dover Sea Safari trip. Further along the coast you’ll find Deal, with Deal Pier, a pretty little town with fascinating maritime history, a Tudor artillery fortress and an award-winning high street - as well as there being plenty of pubs in Deal to enjoy after a day exploring. Sandwich is a perfectly preserved medieval town with much to explore - including Sandwich Guildhall Museum and the historic Town Trail - and you can relax on the beach at Sandwich Bay.

From enjoying fun activities at holiday parks in St Margarets Bay to discovering exotic animals at Wingham Wildlife Park - White Cliffs Country has something for everyone to love. Find out more below.


Solley's Ice Cream Parlour

Mike's Bikes Deal

Captain Colin's Riverbus

Dover District Leisure Centre

Cliffs and Castles route (National Route 1) Deal to Sandwich

Cross channel swimming

Sandwich Town Tours

Jewellery making at Rees and Rees

The Lane – Cocktail Making

Shopping in Villages

Primal Roots Wellbeing Retreats

Deal and Sandwich Shooting School

Royal Geographical Society Walks

Cycle Shops and Cycle Hire

Shopping in Dover

Sandwich Market

Lydden Hill Race Circuit

Dover Sea Safari

England Coast Path Walking Route

Chequers Kitchen

Deal Wednesday Market

Miners' Way Trail

Coker Fishing Trips

Dover's Bluebird Market

Deal Pier

Western Heights Nature Reserve

Tours of the Realm

The Sandwich Way (Route 15)

Monks Wall Nature Reserve

Tides Leisure Centre

Bright Skies Online Freedom In Movement Classes

Samphire Hoe

South Foreland Walk

Frontline Britain Trail

Martin Gorse Wood Clay Pigeon Club

Cottington Lakes

Via Francigena

Braeside Equestrian Centre

Dover Sea Sports Centre

Royal Cinque Ports Yacht Club

White Cliffs Countryside Partnership

Royal Cinque Ports Golf Club

Dover Marina

Shopping in Sandwich

Channel Gliding Club

Sea Swimming

Chalk and Channel Way

Cliffs and Castles route (National Route 1) Dover to Deal

Cycle Friendly Deal

Cornilo Riding

Dover Bluebird Heritage Trail

Felderland Pick Your Own Farm

CHALKUP21 Art & Architecture Trail

Cathedral to Coast Regional Cycle Network 16 and 17

De Bradelei Wharf Shopping Outlet, Dover

East Kent Railway

Stour Valley Way

River Runner

The Wild Kitchen

Western Heights walks

Walmer & Kingsdown Golf Club

St James Retail and Leisure Park

Owl House Riding Centre

Shopping in Deal

Farmers Markets

Walmer Paddling Pool

Deal Saturday Market

National Cycle Network Route 1

Gamebase & Playbase

Prince's Golf Club, Sandwich


Royal St George’s Golf Club

Betteshanger Park, Deal

Saxon Shore Way

North Downs Way

England Plus Tours

Sandwich Leisure Centre