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.


Martin Gorse Wood Clay Pigeon Club

Prince's Golf Club, Sandwich

England Plus Tours

Cycle Friendly Deal

River Runner

De Bradelei Wharf Shopping Outlet, Dover

Tides Leisure Centre

Walmer & Kingsdown Golf Club

Felderland Pick Your Own Farm

North Downs Way

Dover Marina

White Cliffs Countryside Partnership

Chalk and Channel Way

Saxon Shore Way

Samphire Hoe

Sandwich Town Tours

Deal and Sandwich Shooting School

Lydden Hill Race Circuit

Miners' Way Trail

Sea Swimming

England Coast Path Walking Route

The Wild Kitchen

Via Francigena

Captain Colin's Riverbus

Royal Geographical Society Walks

Farmers Markets

Coker Fishing Trips

Dover's Bluebird Market

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

Western Heights walks

Royal St George’s Golf Club

Betteshanger Park, Deal

Sandwich Leisure Centre

Deal Saturday Market

Dover Sea Sports Centre

Owl House Riding Centre

National Cycle Network Route 1

Deal Wednesday Market

Braeside Equestrian Centre

Cornilo Riding

Shopping in Dover

Solley's Ice Cream Parlour

Dover Bluebird Heritage Trail

The Lane – Cocktail Making

Frontline Britain Trail

Shopping in Villages

Shopping in Deal

Stour Valley Way

Shopping in Sandwich

Primal Roots Wellbeing Retreats

Mike's Bikes Deal

Dover Sea Safari

Cottington Lakes

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

Bright Skies Online Freedom In Movement Classes

Walmer Paddling Pool

St James Retail and Leisure Park

Channel Gliding Club

Chequers Kitchen

Tours of the Realm

Cross channel swimming

Royal Cinque Ports Golf Club

Royal Cinque Ports Yacht Club

Sandwich Market

CHALKUP21 Art & Architecture Trail

South Foreland Walk

Cycle Shops and Cycle Hire

East Kent Railway

Western Heights Nature Reserve

Deal Pier

Gamebase & Playbase

Monks Wall Nature Reserve


Cathedral to Coast Regional Cycle Network 16 and 17

Jewellery making at Rees and Rees

The Sandwich Way (Route 15)

Dover District Leisure Centre