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Margate, Broadstairs and Ramsgate offer the perfect locations to get active at the coast from gentle guided walks, a round of golf with scenic views, to more adventurous surfing and sailing

Walking, Cycling, Watersports and so much more... Thanet's inspiring activities and extraordinary environments create a year-round, open-air, break-out zone. Hiking, surfing, cycling, sailing - do it all here.

The 32-mile (51.4km) Viking Coastal Trail shadows a stunning shore, leading cyclists and walkers to Blue Flag beaches and spectacular cliffs, inland villages and rural lanes. Fancy a guided tour along the Viking Coastal Trail exploring both little-known places and the more iconic sights? Join Col's Kent Bike Tours to find out more or learn about art along the coast with Ride Margate. Extend your ride from Ramsgate to connect with neighbouring Sandwich and Deal, along the Pier to Pier Cycling Trail.

Footpaths sweep beside expansive marshland and atop sky-high cliffs. The Turner and Dickens Walk explores the links between the great painter and famous novelist. Ramsgate's Pugin Town Trail showcases the acclaimed architect's buildings, whilst St Peter's Village Tour and Ramsgate Costumed Walks offer historical, character-led strolls. Read more about walking in the area with our blog

The Isle excels at adrenaline-fuelled adventure. Take surfing and SUP lessons with Joss Bay Surf School and Kent Surf SchoolSet sail with one of the areas sailing clubs or join a boat trip from Ramsgate fishing or sightseeing 

Get active with Active Ramsgate, an initiative run by Ramsgate Town Council giving visitors and residents the opportunity to explore the area through outdoor activities. Choose from walking trails, cycle routes and kayak routes. For those into skateboarding, climbing and rollerblading the perfect place has to be Revolution Skate Park and Climbing Centre. Immerse into a multi-activity zone of bouncing, jumping and climbing with Elev8. 

Serious golfers love Thanet's 18-hole, cliff-top and links courses or take up the challenge of adventure golf delivering hours of fun. Who will be the winner? 

The Jungle provide hours of indoor soft play or let them play the adult role a role play centre. Escape the hustle and bustle of daily life and let the beautiful Margate, Broadstairs and Ramsgate help you to release the tension, relax, unwind and breathe. For an alternative 'Escape' in Margate, Broadstairs and Ramsgate, venture to an 'Escape Room'

There are many parks and open spaces to explore, all over the Isle or if you are looking for some inspiration take a look at our experiences 

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