Eynsford is a pleasant village on the River Darent with a ford, an impressive railway viaduct and several attractions to visit! A circular walk via the Roman Villa and ford, passing under the viaduct, is 2¼ miles. From Eynsford station it is about 3 miles to Shoreham station walking via the Roman Villa.
The excavated remains of a Roman country villa. Mosaic floors.
Lullingstone has one of the first surviving Christian chapels in England.
Open Apr-Oct, Daily 1000-1700. Nov-Mar, SSu 1000-1600.
The moat and remains of a Norman castle. Admission free.
Open Daily 1000-1800 (1600 Oct-Mar).
One of England's oldest family estates. The present manor house and gatehouse were built in 1497.
The two acre World Garden of Plants contains plants from around the globe planted in their
respective countries of origin. Light refreshments. Picnics welcome.
Open World Garden Apr-Sep, ThFSSu & BH 1100-1700. See website for Manor House.
Historic park with good views and a visitor centre. Holiday activities, guided walks,
countryside information. Refreshments. Admission free.
Open Visitor Centre Daily 1000-1700 (1100-1600 Nov-Mar).
Flying displays of eagles, hawks and falcons (please see website for times).
At other times the birds of prey can be seen in their aviaries.
Open Daily 1100-1600 (1700 Apr-Sep).