Picnic Spots near Hemsby

Norfolk is a serene location, and Seacroft Holiday Village benefits from being in Hemsby, which is a coastal town in the stunning county in the East of England. Take in the scenery and read our list of picnic spots near Hemsby – why not venture out with a picnic and take in the beauty of Norfolk’s nature!


Day Boat Hire

Why not enjoy a picnic aboard one of Richardson’s day boats? Available to hire from Wroxham, just a 30-minute drive from Seacroft Holiday Village, some of Richardson’s day cruisers have on-board toilets and are heated – perfect for exploring the Broads in all seasons! Enjoy a picnic on board as you pass by lots of different Broads National Park scenery – the perfect way to spend a few hours or even the day!

Try something a bit different when searching for picnic spots near Hemsby and try a day boat – some of Richardson’s Day Boats even have toilets on board!

Horsey Windpump

Norfolk is rich with heritage, and not least are it’s windpumps. The windpump at Horsey is currently undergoing extensive restoration – why not visit with a picnic and take a look? With 3 phases set to restore the pump to its former glory, the surrounding area is a beautiful place to have a picnic. There are also some fantastic walks nearby if you fancy burning off lunch!


Ranworth Broad

With a floating Wildlife Centre and plenty of wildfowl and insects to see on your journey around the Broad, why not pick a nice quiet spot to have a picnic and look out across the water and see what you can spot? Otters are also regularly seen here – so if you’re desperate to see one, mark this as one of your must-visit picnic spots near Hemsby!


Thrigby Hall Wildlife Gardens

Why not pay a visit to these gorgeous wildlife gardens, and bring a picnic with you? With lots of spots around the park to enjoy a nice picnic, you can also see lots of exotic animals whose conservation status are being helped by Thrigby Hall Wildlife Gardens. There is also a gorgeous Willow Pattern Garden to explore, with lots of waterfowl to see!

When looking for picnic spots near Hemsby, consider Thrigby Hall Wildlife Garden. Doubling up as a fantastic day out, the gardens are home to animals like tigers and crocodiles with many fantastic spots to have a picnic!


The perfect place for a beach picnic, Winterton-on-Sea features beach dunes and grassy banks, and if you’re lucky you may even spot a seal or two! Located next door to Hemsby, this is a short 5-minute drive from Seacroft Holiday Village, or if you like walking you could walk along the beach for around half an hour – there’s nothing like a coastal walk before a delicious beach picnic!

There are lots of picnic spots near Hemsby, and Winterton-on-Sea is one of the closest!

Please check with service provider before travelling for correct information. Last reviewed 31 May 2017. Photo of Winterton beach by David Street, photo of leopard at Thrigby Hall by Andrew Florides, courtest of Great Yarmouth Borough Council.

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