Tuesday, 30 July 2013

Wherry Yacht Charter Sailings with Fairhaven Garden and St Benet's Abbey, Norfolk Broads Saturday 3 August

Wherry Yacht Charter is offering two sailings in the Norfolk Broads in partnership with Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden  and St Benet's Abbey on Saturday 3 August. For more information and to book t. 01692 630674 or email bookings@wherryyachtcharter.org,

Photograph: The Broads Authority

The trips cost £25 per person and include entry to Fairhaven Garden and depart at 9.30am and 2.30pm. Both sailings start from Fairhaven and head for St Benet's Abbey. Passengers will be transported from the garden to their wherry on board Fairhaven's boat, Primrose. When the wherry arrives at St Benet's Abbey, there will be time to explore the site before the return journey.

St Benet's Abbey: photograph Ed Grapes/Diocese of Norwich

The 9.30am sailing will return to South Walsham and passengers can then enjoy exploring the garden. Passengers on the  2.30pm sailing are encouraged to enjoy the garden first. The second sailing returns to Ranworth, with a walk back through the garden at the end of the day.

Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden is at South Walsham, nine miles east of Norwich, t. 01603 270449, www.fairhavengarden.co.uk.