3 Night Short Break - Ludham, South Walsham and Horning

This itinerary is suitable for a 3 night short break and includes visits to Ludham, South Walsham and Horning.

Day 1

After leaving the boat yard at Potter Heigham head down the River Thurne and turn right in to Womack Dyke continue until toy reach the village of Ludham at Womack Water, where you can visit the medieval church and enjoy a pint in the Kings Arms.

Ludham Village

Day 2

Re-join the River Thurne and continue down to Thurne Mouth where you will turn right onto the River Bure, continue upstream to St Benet's Abbey, where you can stop and visit the ruins.

St Benets Abbey 

Continue along the River Bure and turn left into Fleet Dyke continue along South Walsham Broad. Moor up and take a walk up to Fairhaven Woodland Water Garden and the village South Walsham.

Fleet Dyke

Day 3

After breakfast re-join the River Bure and continue along to Ranworth Broad, There are free moorings at the staithe where you can walk into the village, go to the top of the church tower or access one of the many nature trails.

Ranworth Broad

After lunch continue along the River Bure until you reach the village of Horning, moor up for the night at either the Ferry, Swan or New Inn and enjoy the delightful shops, gallery and restaurants. 

The New Inn at Horning

Day 4

After breakfast make your way back to Herbert Woods along the River Bure and River Thurne, it is approximately 2hrs cruising from Horning to Potter Heigham. 

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