Things to do in Folkestone
Popular coastal town with sandy beaches and spectacular gardens
Are you looking for things to do in Folkestone? We've got plenty of great ideas for you across the town.
Known for... Sandy beaches, Folkstone Harbour and Lea Cliff Hall
Did you know...
- Folkestone has the only sandy beach and coastal park within an hour of north London.
- Folkestone is one of the main passenger ports used by the English Channel ferry operators.
- Noel Redding who played bass for The Jimi Hendrix Experience was born in Folkestone.
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