Reculver Country Park

Reculver Country Park on the Kent Coast covers 26 hectares and is home to a large collection of plants and wildlife. The eroding cliffs provide an important habitat for a range of insects and birds. Natural England has designated it as internationally important as a Special Protection Area, and nationally important as a Site of Special Scientific Interest. The Reculver Towers can be seen across the coastline from Herne Bay to Birchington, they are an important local landmark and are listed as a Scheduled Ancient Monument. From the Towers there are 180 views, from Herne Bay to Margate.
The Saxon Shore Way Trail along the cliff top grassland provides a bracing walk for visitors between Reculver and Herne Bay with plenty of places to stop and admire the views. Two cycle routes, the Oyster Bay Trail and the Viking Coastal Trail both run through the park. It has also been awarded a Green Flag. These awards recognise the best green spaces in the country, helping you choose where to visit.

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