Sunday, April 3, 2016
in the UK
Whipsnade Zoo is the UK's biggest zoo and has over 200 different species. Whipsnade zoo has a a daily program of events that include feeds, demonstrations and chats. The zoo is open every day from 10am except Christmas but closing times change through the year. The route is well sign posted but Whipsnade Zoo postcode is LU6 2LF for those using a sat nav.
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After seeing the larger animals you can then
enjoy a walking safari amongst the smaller animals. For active teenagers there
If you don't know what to do in Bedfordshire but would like to enjoy the countryside, you may may want to consider Wrest Park for one of your days out in Bedfordshire. Bedfordshire is a landscape of gentle hills and valleys, peppered with woodland, heath and parkland and stretches across the plain of the Ouse to the Chiltern Hills Area. Bedfordshire is an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Set in this beautiful environment is Wrest Park. Wrest Park is a magnificent mansion house with unique treasures that can be seen when visiting the house. Wrest Park is surrounded by formal gardens perfect for this style of house.
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Throughout the year Shuttleworth stages a number of events such as Country shows, Air displays, Model aircraft displays, Prom concerts, Steam and Country fayres, charity flying weekends, and holiday events such as Halloween and Christmas Grotto.
Shuttleworth has a Bird of Prey centre with almost 300 birds and is dedicated to conservation. The bird of prey centre has a number of activities that enable you to get close to these magnificent birds.
Within Shuttleworth there is a special garden called the Swiss garden that is a late regency garden and an outstanding example of swiss picturesque. The garden has fantastic thatched buildings and shelters.
For active children Shuttlewoth has the Jubilee play centre.
Bedford has an unusual shaped fun pool called Oasis. The exterior of the fun pool is designed like a pyramid. The inside is a tropical paradise with Waves! Flumes! Bubbles! Water Cannon! Water Mushroom! Bubble Beds! Bubble Burst! And in the summer an Outdoor Rapids! Perfect for days out in Bedfordshire.
See also: Robinson Pool
As well as being home to Whipsnade Zoo, Woburn Safari Park, Wrest Park and Shuttleworth, Bedfordshire is home to a number of exciting things to do. Bodyflight allows you to experience 'Sky Diving' in a specially designed tower, surfing on a flowrider and in the Race Room 3 simulators are linked together so that you can race against others in perfect safety. The FlowHouse is unique in creating an indoor surfing environment to ride the waves. Stewartby Powerboat Racing provide training and boats for you to enjoy sailing, powerboat or hydroplane racing. For those who enjoy a good battle, Skirmish Paintball is the perfect solution.
For young children one of the most popular days
out in Bedfordshire is a day trip to the farm. In Bedfordshire there are a number
of children's farms where they can enjoy hand-
If you are looking for days out in Bedfordshire there are over 1500 kilometres of public footpaths traversing the county that suit all standards and styles of walkers, from short circular walks to the Icknield Way and Greensand Ridge Walk. A further 600 kilometres of bridleways and byways offer many opportunities for cyclists and horse riders alike, ensuring this picturesque county can be enjoyed by all.
Situated at one of the highest points in Bedfordshire, the Sundon Hills offer fantastic views over the surrounding countryside.
Priory Lake offers a bank side walk on an all-
Is this another name for Priory park? Seems very similar.
This is an area where a new forest is being created. The area will eventually cover 61 square miles.
Dunstable Downs are part of the Chiltern Hills, in southern Bedfordshire. The area is popular with gliders and kite fliers who use the the height from the chalk escarpment to take off.
Leighton Buzzard Railway offers a 70-
Cruise along the Grand Union canal in this 70ft canal boat. Sit in comfort in the heated interior enjoying soft or alcoholic drinks and light snacks.
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