Active and Outdoors

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. 

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 Tours and Ramsgate Costumed Walks offer historical, character-led strolls.

The Isle excels at adrenaline-fuelled adventure. Take lessons with Joss Bay Surf School and Kent Surf SchoolSet sail with one of the areas sailing clubs

Get Active Ramsgate with walking trails, cycle routes, geocaching and canoe trails

For those into skateboarding, climbing and rollerblading the perfect place has to be Revolution Skate Park

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

Jungle Jims, Bumble Beez, Club World and The Octopus's Garden provide hours of indoor soft play. While Margate boasts a Norse invader-themed Viking Playground

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.

There are many parks and open spaces to explore, all over the Isle

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