Walmer Castle and Gardens (© English Heritage)

Things to do in White Cliffs Country

Sandwich Quay in summertime

Things to do in White Cliffs Country

© 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

Cycle Shops and Cycle Hire

Frontline Britain Trail

Dover's Bluebird Market

Cross channel swimming

Farmers Markets

Cornilo Riding

South Foreland Walk

Deal Wednesday Market

Captain Colin's Riverbus

North Downs Way

Betteshanger Park, Deal

The Lane – Cocktail Making

National Cycle Network Route 1

Braeside Equestrian Centre

Dover Sea Safari

Deal and Sandwich Shooting School

Bright Skies Online Freedom In Movement Classes

Royal Geographical Society Walks

Walmer & Kingsdown Golf Club

Coker Fishing Trips

The Wild Kitchen

Channel Gliding Club

Royal Cinque Ports Yacht Club

De Bradelei Wharf Shopping Outlet, Dover

Felderland Pick Your Own Farm

Monks Wall Nature Reserve

Samphire Hoe

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

Shopping in Dover

Martin Gorse Wood Clay Pigeon Club

Shopping in Deal

Western Heights Nature Reserve

CHALKUP21 Art & Architecture Trail

Saxon Shore Way

England Plus Tours

Shopping in Villages

Deal Pier

Cycle Friendly Deal

Cathedral to Coast Regional Cycle Network 16 and 17

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

Royal Cinque Ports Golf Club

Lydden Hill Race Circuit

Miners' Way Trail

Sandwich Market


Shopping in Sandwich

Tours of the Realm

Chalk and Channel Way

Western Heights walks

The Sandwich Way (Route 15)

East Kent Railway

Owl House Riding Centre

Dover District Leisure Centre

Cottington Lakes

Mike's Bikes Deal

Sandwich Town Tours

Sea Swimming

Stour Valley Way

Sandwich Leisure Centre

Tides Leisure Centre

Deal Saturday Market

Jewellery making at Rees and Rees

Dover Marina

Walmer Paddling Pool

England Coast Path Walking Route

Gamebase & Playbase

Royal St George’s Golf Club

Primal Roots Wellbeing Retreats

Dover Sea Sports Centre

St James Retail and Leisure Park

Dover Bluebird Heritage Trail

White Cliffs Countryside Partnership

Prince's Golf Club, Sandwich

Via Francigena

Chequers Kitchen

River Runner