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Things to do in Essex

Set in the North Essex countryside, a short drive from the Suffolk and Cambridgeshire borders, when you stay at The White Hart, you have a choice of three counties to explore. Discover some of our favourite attractions and walks below. For more things to do in Essex, as well as upcoming events, head to the Visit Essex website.

North Essex countryside

Local Walks

Make the most of the gorgeous North Essex scenery by exploring the county on foot. This should be top of your list of things to do in Essex. We’ve pulled together some popular routes, including some you can pick up from our doorstep in Great Yeldham.

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Colne Vally steam railway

Local Attractions

From distillery tours to steam railways and historic houses, there is a huge variety of things to do in Essex, no matter what your interests are. We’ve picked some of our favourites to share with you, but feel free to ask for tailored recommendations from our team when you stay too.

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