If you want to take a short holiday, why not consider Weekend Boat Hire in Norfolk? As one of the country’s most peaceful areas, it manages to retain its air of tranquillity despite attracting large numbers of tourists each year. Boating is just one aspect of your weekend away though, and many people will take advantage of the many mooring points to explore the countryside in other ways.
Those who opt for Weekend Boat Hire in Norfolk often want to use one of the many cycling routes there are to see more of the countryside than they can from the boat. There are several very popular cycling paths, including Peddars Way which runs from the Brecks to the coast. If you are feeling very energetic there is a 59 mile route known as the Norfolk Coast Cycleway which will take you between Cromer and Kings Lynn. Parts of the route go through an area designated as an ‘Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’ so you really get that feeling of tranquillity and peace as you go. While it is a long trek it is ideal for cyclists of all ages and there is a map available which gives you the route in detail.
There are also many ‘Broads by Bike’ trails which are suitable for those opting for Weekend Boat Hire in Norfolk. These will take you through the countryside or around the many villages that are dotted along the Broads. By using these trails you can see the different types of scenery available in the county, including parks, woodlands, the broads and the heaths. Leaflets which detail these trails can be easily downloaded. There are also a number of paths which are not as well-known and which will take you off the beaten track. The maps that you can download include local landmarks and give you details on the shops, pubs and other tourist favourites that you will encounter along the way.