Whether you are visiting during the Festival or any other time of the year, there is so much to do in and around Canterbury.

Take the opportunity to discover the hidden spaces and untold stories of this historic city, arrange a group trip or plan an adventure with friends. We can guarantee that these highlights will complement your cultural itinerary this October.

Canterbury Historic River Tours

Discover Canterbury’s fascinating history while enjoying views of the city’s finest architecture and hidden areas of natural beauty. National Tourism Award Finalists 2016 and European Tourism Winners 2017.

Based on the King’s Bridge, opposite Eastbridge Hospital, Canterbury.


Chartham Vineyard

Open Saturdays 10.30am-5.30pm. Wine shop, free tastings, gallery, demonstration vineyard, bookable vineyard tours. Unique visitor experience in historic farmyard by Chartham Station, just off A28, 3 miles SW of Canterbury.

Burnt House Farm
Chartham, CT47HU


Canterbury Tourist Guides

The heart of Canterbury can only be explored on foot. Canterbury Guided Tours provide entertaining 90-minute walking tours for visitors to the historic city. Join the daily tour to experience its charming character and stories behind the famous city. Prices and group discounts can be found on their website.

Christ Church Gate
The Precincts
Canterbury, CT1 2EE

01227 459779