The medieval village of Lavenham and the genteel seaside resort of Southwold have been recommended as top Norfolk and Suffolk destinations in a survey of Which? members.
With its wild sea coasts, meandering waterways and broad open heathland, Norfolk and Suffolk’s flatlands are a paradise for walkers, beach lovers and bird-watchers.
We asked Which? members to recommend their favourite towns, attractions and routes in Norfolk and Suffolk, and those which were suggested most frequently appear below.
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The best Norfolk and Suffolk wildlife
Members recommended the four mile stretch of sand at North Norfolk’s Holkham Beach which lies within the National Nature Reserve.
And the most recommended RSPB reserve is at Minsmere between Southwold and Aldeburgh on the Suffolk coast where you can encounter Dartford warblers, woodlarks and herds of red deer.
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The best Norfolk and Suffolk attractions
The historic attraction in Norfolk or Suffolk that most members recommend is Jacobean Felbrigg Hall near Cromer with its delightful grounds and lavish interior.
And the most recommended cultural attraction is Snape Maltings near Aldeburgh. This excellent concert venue is also home to craft shops, galleries and a monthly farmers’ market.
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