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Under the city of Nottingham lies a honeycomb of caves. The caves have been scraped out of the softsandstone. The caves have been used for centuries for different purposes: shelter during the war, prisons, cellars, toilets, homes, secret meeting places, etc, etc. Visitors are guided through 14 different caverns. Tours start from under Broad Marsh shopping centre.
The National Water Sports Centre is an extremely popular location for things to do in Nottinghamshire. The centre is in an place ideal for water sports, holidays and access into Nottingham city centre. The centre has an excellent campsite and water sports such as Canoeing & Kayaking, sailing, power boating, rafting and water skiing are all available.
The legendary home of Robin Hood, Sherwood Forest, is now part of a National Nature reserve. The site covers 450 acres and there are about 900 ancient oak trees amongst the trees.
If you fancy investigating Robin Hood, you can pick up 'the Robin Hood Trail' from the Nottingham tourism centre. You may be interested in visiting Robin Hood's arch enemy at Nottingham Castle and see how crimes were punished by visiting the Galleries of Justice.
The Great Central Railway is the UK's only double track, main line heritage railway. Its the only place in the world where full size steam engines can be seen passing each other just as it was when steam ruled the rails.
Trent river cruises offer a wide range of cruise packages such as Tea break cruises, sunset cruise, Sunday lunch on board, disco party cruise, girls night out, leisurely 2 hour cruise.
There are 28 Go Ape locations around the country, all set in some of Britain's most spectacular forests. Go Ape in Nottinghamshire is in Sherwood Pine which is about 20 miles from Nottingham. The Go Ape experience is a 2 3 hour Tree Top Adventure. Each site features tree top crossings, tunnels, bridges and an epic zip wire to finish.
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