©

Wingham trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Wingham

Trip Planner Europe  /  UK  /  England  /  Kent  /  Canterbury  /  Wingham
Wingham is a civil parish and village in Kent, England, along the ancient coastal road, now the A257, from Richborough to London and close to Canterbury.Historic WinghamIt has existed since the Stone Age but only became established as a village in Roman times. The Domesday book tells us that during Saxon times Wingham manor was in possession by the Archbishop of Canterbury. Wingham was the administrative center of the hundred of Wingham which included Fleet.In 1286, Archbishop Peckham founded a college in Wingham; many other buildings in Wingham date back to this time, including the Grade II listed 'The Dog Inn' and (also listed) 'The Eight Bells'.St Mary the Virgin, the present Grade I listed church of Wingham, dates from the early 13th century with fabric dating from the Norman to Victorian eras.The East Kent Light Railway was built between 1911 and 1917 to serve the new coal mines which were being opened up in the area. The site of the former Wingham Colliery station forming what is now the Grain Harvester's site. Three stations were opened; Wingham Colliery, Wingham Town (now occupied by garages and a scout hut) and Wingham Canterbury Road.
Use our United Kingdom trip planner to arrange your visit to Wingham and other destinations in United Kingdom.
Source

Plan your trip to Wingham

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Recently planned trips to Canterbury

4 days in Canterbury & Dover BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 21 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Birmingham, Dover & Canterbury BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Southeast England BY A USER FROM BELGIUM January, teens, popular PREFERENCES: January, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Kent BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Canterbury BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Canterbury BY A USER FROM QATAR January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Southeast England BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in United Kingdom & Istanbul BY A USER FROM BAHRAIN November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Canterbury BY A USER FROM BANGLADESH January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Canterbury BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: November, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Canterbury BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, culture, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans