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10 Family attractions

10 things to do with the family in and around Kent...

Dut to the great value attractions peppered around the county, days out in Kent are something the whole family can enjoy. You can paddle and play on classic, sandy beaches, go wild in exciting animal parks or even meet knights at enchanting castles.

You'll find boredom busters to suit children of all ages and parents can also unwind in idyllic surroundings. Days out in Kent are something to be treasured - where will your day out take you?

If you love animals there is the South of England Rare Breeds Centre or fans of kings and castles can explore Dover Castle. Alternatively, you may prefer to try your hand at some go karting at Buckmore Park or to explore The Historic Dockyard Chatham.

There many attractions that make a day out in Kent a truly special experience. Take a look at our top ten choices and discover something new. Walk around the garden of England. 

Port Lympne Reserve

Set over 600 acres, Port Lympne is home to the UK’s most authentic safari experience, The African Experience – 100 acres alive with African animals. Join our safari vehicles to see animals including zebras and giraffes wandering freely then head off on foot around the rest of the park to see the big cats and primates. Look out for the baby giraffe and rhino born in 2016!

Visitors to Port Lympne throughout the year are promised a super, natural and epic day out as they...

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