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Dane John Gardens

Watling Street, Canterbury CT1 2RN, England
+44 1227 378100
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Enjoyable walk

Nice walk along the city walls and through the gardens. Climb up to the monument for nice views of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Cambridge UK
Outdoor activity, walking around.

The place is in the city center, near the Bus station. So, the location is very easy to reach... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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“food festival” (10 reviews)
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Watling Street, Canterbury CT1 2RN, England
+44 1227 378100
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice walk along the city walls and through the gardens. Climb up to the monument for nice views of the Cathedral.

Thank kimmy12CambridgeUK
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The place is in the city center, near the Bus station. So, the location is very easy to reach. Gardens are surrounded with old city wall. Good place to spent time enjoying outdoor activity with family and friends.

Thank Naila_Nika
Reviewed 16 May 2017

to walk through here , is lovely to see the old fashioned city. Go to the top of Dane John and see the views.Children love this,also the Fort to play in,Get refreshments too, Fountain and Bandstand to see.pleasant place to stroll.

Thank cyndy1thomas
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Visited on the final day of the festival. We listened to a variety of local talent and sampled some of the various street foods and bars.All in all a very enjoyable day shame we had to get the coach home the next day

Thank Gorlas55
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Great park area to play, eat, relax. We spent a few hours of each day here with food from M&S. The flowers beds are really outstanding.

Thank H H
Reviewed 23 April 2017

A great park with beautiful gardens and a large mound with a monument at the top, which had some lovely views from the top. The park is located close the the town centre shops and bus station. There is a small coffee and kiosk with...More

Thank Mandy G
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The gardens are pretty and a nice place to go for a walk. Canterbury has many nice places to see and I would go to this if I had spare time or wanted some exercise!

Thank Keren B
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Pretty great if you like grass, crowds, emo kids smoking in the bandstand and homeless people sleeping in the bushes. Pretty fountain though.

Thank George B
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We walked through after getting off the train It was so lovely with people sitting around sunbathing and playing with there children Also the sight of the spring flowers in the beds was beautiful in all there glory will spend more time there next time

Thank Medwayshopper
Reviewed 2 April 2017

a slow wander through these gardens, as well as its eaterie and sitting areas, make this an excellent place to while time away in good weather

Thank Thee_Don
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