HOMEDESTINATIONSCOASTALCITYCOUNTRYSIDEADVERTISENEWSCONTACT 

 
  









 


 EXPLORE KENT
Click on the map below
to start exploring...
or click here




KENT > CANTERBURY DISTRICT > CANTERBURY
Canterbury



OverviewDoStayEatShopBusiness

The city of Canterbury is well-renowned across the world for its historical significance, and is home to the cathedral where Sir Thomas Becket was murdered in 1170, as well as the Canterbury Tales tourist attraction, inspired by the writings of Geoffrey Chaucer.

Canterbury is a perfect blend of old and new, boasting many historical attractions, as well as fabulous shops, bars and restaurants.


CANTERBURY FACTFILE

Nearest Train Station(s):
Canterbury East
Canterbury West

Bus Services:
Stagecoach

Park and Ride:
Wincheap
New Dover Road
Sturry Road

Population:
49,220

Number of Schools:
33

District Council:
Canterbury

MAP