09 Jan Things to do in Rye
Within a few miles of Rye you will find a wide range of things to do in Rye for adults.
Gardens open to the public near Rye
We have Great Dixter guests come from all over the World for courses and to pass the time of day. Great Dixter is about 6 miles from Rye.
Pashley manor is well worth a visit. The amazing Tulips planted by James and his team offer a tranquil setting. The staff are all extremely knowledgeable about the gardens.
Romney Hythe and Dymchurch light Railway
https://www.rhdr.org.uk/ is a small gauge light railway only a short drive from Rye.
Kent and East Sussex Light Railway
https://www.kesr.org.uk/ This is a great day out as the railway commutes between Tenterden and Bodiam Castle. Both Bodiam Castle and the Railway are well worth a visit.
Bodiam Castle is probably one of the most intact castles in the UK It’s a National Trust Property. Travel to the Bodiam Boating Station from Saltcote Place takes about 5 minutes. By Boat to Bodiam takes around 35 minutes. Travel back by Train to Tenterden later returning to your car at Northiam it will be a great day.
Bodiam Boating Station offers the chance to enjoy the countryside as you quietly move along the river toward Bodiam Castle.