Fakenham is near a diverse collection of Norfolk’s well-known sights. Holkham Hall and Wells-next-the-Sea Beach are amongst the popular places to visit. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit Sandringham House and the Church of St Peter and St Paul.
If you love nature and wildlife, plan a trip to the nearby parks and reserves. These are good spots to breathe deeply and relax. Get in touch with nature at one of the area’s beaches, for example Hunstanton Beach in Hunstanton and Sheringham Beach in Sheringham. Locals and visitors alike will enjoy a visit to Sheringham Park in Sheringham. There is a charming atmosphere here as well as pretty garden beds and trees. The nature havens such as Lady's Wood in King's Lynn, show visitors the animals and plants which inhabit the area.
One of the best ways to experience the great outdoors is to grab your golf bag and head to the area’s excellent courses like the Richmond Park Golf Club in Thetford and the Swaffham Golf Club in Swaffham.
If you love to shop, head to the various stores that are part of Market Square in Swaffham.
Sports fanatics vacationing in Fakenham should get tickets for Carrow Road, Norwich to see the Norwhich City FC taking on visiting rivals. On game days follow the sea of green and yellow, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join fans in the nearby pubs and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
Finding somewhere comfortable to unpack your bags around the Fakenham area couldn’t be easier. The Barnham Broom Hotel, Golf & Spa, Norwich, the BEST WESTERN PLUS Knights Hill Hotel & Spa, King's Lynn and the Best Western Le Strange Arms Hotel, Hunstanton are just some of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.