The excitement of motor racing at Brands Hatch and nearby Eagle Heights, considered by birds of prey and husky enthusiasts to be one of the top attractions in the country, are just two of the many great days out just waiting to be enjoyed by visitors to Swanley.
Lullingstone Roman Villa, with its amazingly well-preserved mosaics, bathing suite and wall paintings offers a memorable and thought-provoking experience.
Meanwhile, plant and history enthusiasts alike delight in Lullingstone Castle and its World Garden – created by television celebrity and adventurer Tom Hart Dyke.
Swanley and its nearby villages are a honeypot for everyone seeking a relaxing breath of fresh air in the Kent countryside, exploring the Garden of England or London, taking advantage of Swanley’s road and rail connections.
Popular Swanley Park – 60-acres of landscaped parkland – offers plenty of fun activities, including play areas, a miniature public steam and diesel railway and a popular paddling pool alongside opportunities to stroll along peaceful paths.
Quality B&Bs, guest houses, holiday homes and hotels meet the needs of a range of budgets, alongside restaurants and public houses catering for a wide selection of tastes and cuisines.
Alternatively, pick up some local food and drink, pack a rucksack and head out into the countryside and enjoy the numerous walking opportunities on offer, from long distance treks and country park adventures, such as Lullingstone Country Park to peaceful strolls through picturesque, historic villages in the delightful Darent Valley.