The Norfolk Broads are one of the most popular boating holiday destinations in the UK. The stunning scenery, the diverse wildlife and the picturesque villages make this the perfect place for a holiday, which the whole family will enjoy.
There are many companies offering boat hire on the Broads, so it is possible to get a good last minute deal and the best way to do this is online. Last minute Norfolk Broads boating holidays offer fantastic value for money and there are some tremendous bargains to be found if you look around.
The boats are available to hire for half a day and up to a couple of weeks. They can sleep up to six people and they are very comfortable. Do not worry if you have not been on a boat before, as full training will be given before you set off. With the boats having a top speed of around four miles per hour you will find the holidays are very leisurely.
This slow pace is so relaxing and you can take in the views much better than if you were speeding along. The joy of this holiday is being on the boat and not about getting to a particular destination. Last Minute Norfolk Broads Boating Holidays are about relaxation and tranquillity, so just sit back and enjoy the boating journey.
As you slowly drift along you might be tempted to stop off at a waterside pub and have a hearty meal and a pint of fine ale. After a well-deserved rest it’s back on the boat and off you go again to continue your adventure. The picture postcard village of Woodbastwick is worth a visit with its medieval church finished with Norfolk thatching and depending on where you start your boating trip and from which boatyard this is worth marking down as a place of interest.
This village is extremely pretty and has twice won the Best Kept Village Award. Other places you might like to stop off at are Ranworth, Stalham, Horning and Coltishall, and some of these places you can even start your boating holiday as they have boatyards. At Aylsham you can take a step back in time and enjoy an eighteen mile round trip on a steam train.
Last minute Norfolk Broads boating holidays have something to meet everyone’s taste. There is so much top see and do that you will be constantly entertained and you will have an excellent time. This is a holiday where everyone can have a go at steering the boat and have lots of fun at the same time.