Nature & Wildlife Holidays
The Suffolk countryside is a haven for wildlife. It's all around you - from muntjac deer jumping through the hedgerows to starling mermorations swirling and twirling through the evening skies.
All you have to door is step out of the front door of your holiday cottage to experience the wonderous natural world. Don't forget the stunning scenery of the ancient woodlands, ambling river banks and fascinating nature reserves.The Suffolk Wildlife Trust has a number of nature reserves across the county which are all free to visit including Lackford Lakes near Bury St Edmunds and Foxburrow Farm near Woodbridge. One of the most well-known reserves is RSPB Minsmere which is open all year round and is perfect beginner and expert twitchers alike.
There are a number of river trips available in the picturesque village of Orford which will take you from the quay across to the National Trust Orford Ness which is a protected area and home to a number of protected species including chinese water deer and marsh harriers.
There's never a dull moment when you're exploring the Suffolk countryside. Perfect for children and adults alike who want to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life to appreciate and learn about the nature world.