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Top Places to Visit near Naze Marine

Home to bright pastel-hued beach huts, gentle sands and the second largest pier in England, Walton-on-the-Naze offers the complete seaside experience. Best of all, its biggest sights are just a short stroll away from Naze Marine!

When you're not tucking into ice creams, playing arcades and hunting for fossils on the beach, you'll find lots of other things to do nearby. Clacton-on-Sea is just down the coast. It's packed with traditional attractions and features a jam-packed events calendar, so there's always a new reason to visit.

Further afield, discover historic Colchester and its must-see castle, park and zoo.

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Walton Pier

Walton on the naze, Essex, CO14 8ES


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Ride all the traditional funfair rides, from thrilling dodgems to the classic carousel roundabout at Walton's fabulously vintage Victorian pier.

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Clacton Pier

Clacton Pier, No 1 North Sea, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, CO15 1QX


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For traditional seaside fun, Clacton Pier is hard to beat. Ride the retro waltzers, tuck into fish and chips and play those vintage amusement arcades.

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Walton-on-the-Naze

Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex


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A traditional British seaside resort brimming with charm - relax on golden sands lined with colourful beach huts, hunt for shells or build massive sandcastles!

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Brightlingsea

Colchester, Essex, CO7 0BP


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The vibrant colours of beach huts stand beautifully against the golden sand of Brightlingsea's Blue Flag-winning beach - an idyllic spot!

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Holland Haven Country Park

Holland-on-sea, Claction-on-sea, CO15 5TX


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A nature lovers paradise; there's over 200 bird species to spot and a wealth of insects and rare plants to discover within these picturesque parklands.

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The Beth Chatto Gardens

Elmstead Market, Colchester, Essex, CO7 7DB


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Over 50 years ago world-famous gardener Beth Chatto, transformed a dismal wasteland into a lush paradise. Today the gardens' stylish design is still a wonder!

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Cudmore Grove Country Park

Bromans Lane, East Mersea, Colchester, Essex, CO5 8UE


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A little spot of tranquillity on Mersea Island, this nature reserve and sandy beach are the perfect place to simply stop and relax.

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Paycocke's House and Garden

25 West Street, Coggeshall, Colchester, Essex, CO6 1NS


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A magnificent half-timbered house that's over 500 years old and that has a fascinating riches to rags story at its heart!

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Martello Bay

Claction-on-sea, Essex, CO15 1XY


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Hunt for sea shells, build the tallest sandcastles and splash in the waves as they lap the golden sands of Martello Bay.

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PUSH Kiting

Selsey Avenue, Claction-on-Sea, Essex, CO15 1NQ


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Feel the power and exhilaration of a kite as you speed along meadows or crash over waves - pure adrenaline!

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Anglia Indoor Kart Racing

12 Farthing Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1 5AP
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Get ready for some serious racing thrills at this kart circuit - race your friends, overtake loved ones or encourage nippers to their first victory!

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Colchester Zoo

Maldon Rd, Stanway, Colchester, Essex, CO3 0SL


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Gaze into the eyes of a majestic lion or come face-to-face with a humongous komodo dragon at one of the country's most popular wildlife attractions.

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East Anglian Railway Museum

Chappel Station, Colchester, Essex, CO6 2DS


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Relive the glory days of the railway age at this fascinating museum which recreates all the sights, sounds and smells of a classic steam railway.

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Naze Tower

Old Hall Lane, Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex, CO14 8LE
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Climb the 111 steps of this historic tower for the most spellbinding 360° views of the Essex coastline and countryside.

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Jimmy's Farm

Pannington Hall Lane, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP9 2AP


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Children will adore meeting their favourite animal friends at this family farm park - they can even get up close to dinosaurs too!

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Walton-on-the-Naze Beach

The Parade, Walton on the Naze, Essex


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The traditional beach town of Walton-on-the-Naze is surrounded on three sides by the sea and the Naze itself is a Site of Special Scientific Interest.

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Frinton on Sea Beach

Esplanade, Frinton on Sea, Essex


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Sandy, peaceful and free from the hustle and bustle of nearby Clacton, Frinton offers a great alternative for a quieter beachside day out.

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Clacton Beach

Marine Parade E, Clacton, Essex


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This popular sandy beach has earned the prestigious title of Essex's best beach, and with its cleanliness, safety measures and excellent family facilities, it's a well-deserved accolade.

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Brightlingsea Beach

Promenade Way, Brightlingsea, Essex


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Brightlingsea Beach offers a slice of Old England with Blue Flag status to boot. Formerly a haven for fishing and shipbuilding, it's rich in history and is a hot spot for sailing.

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