3 days in Kent Itinerary

3 days in Kent Itinerary

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3 days in Kent Itinerary

Start: London
train:  1​h
1
Canterbury
— 1 day
train:  30​min
2
Margate, Isle of Thanet
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
3
Dover
— 1 night
train:  1​h 15​min
End: London

1
day
Canterbury

Canterbury ©
Canterbury is a historic English cathedral city and UNESCO World Heritage Site, which lies at the heart of the City of Canterbury, a local government district of Kent, England. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): stroll through Howletts Wild Animal Park, then stroll through Wingham Wildlife Park, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Christ Church Gate.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Canterbury road trip planner .

London to Canterbury is an approximately 1-hour train ride. You can also take a bus; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Margate.

Things to do in Canterbury

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

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Wingham Wildlife Park
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Wingham Wildlife Park ©
Wingham Wildlife Park
Howletts Wild Animal Park ©
Howletts Wild Animal Park
Christ Church Gate ©
Christ Church Gate

1
night
Margate, Isle of Thanet

Margate ©
Margate is a seaside town in the district of Thanet in Kent, England. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): experience the excitement of Dreamland Margate.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Margate trip maker site .

Margate is just a short distance from Canterbury. In May, daytime highs in Margate are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to drive to Dover.

Things to do in Margate

Fun & Games Nightlife Theme Parks
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Dreamland Margate ©
Dreamland Margate

1
night
Dover

Dover ©
Dover is a town and major ferry port in the home county of Kent, in South East England. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): delve into the distant past at Roman Lighthouse and then don't miss a visit to Dover Castle.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Dover trip itinerary planning site .

Getting from Margate to Dover by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can catch the train back home.

Things to do in Dover

Historic Sites
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Dover Castle ©
Dover Castle
Roman Lighthouse ©
Roman Lighthouse
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