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Port of Felixstowe

Port of Felixstowe Road, Felixstowe, England
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Ranked #3 of 15 Attractions in Felixstowe
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks, Landmarks
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Derby, United Kingdom
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389 reviews 389 reviews
247 attraction reviews
135 helpful votes 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 NEW

The viewpoint by Felixstowe Docks is a very popular spot where it is free to park all day and just watch the shipping moving into and out of the port. One cannot help marvelling at the size of some of the ships and the imagination boggles at the sheer number of containers on each ship. The viewpoint has been improved... More

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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132 reviews 132 reviews
26 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

When people first arrive at the viewing point dont think they realise how close they can see the container boats on this busy port always lots to see! a ferry runs across to Harwich if you want your own ship adventure.but to all those people who like taking photos imagine having a picture of your love ones with a massive... More

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ufford, suffolk
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13 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

great views of the huge containers and river life in general, interesting and exciting. Well worth a visit.

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Witham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

If you are a sad individual like me, then you cannot fail to be impressed by the sheer scale of the container operation. There is a poetic majesty about giant machines I do love being a sad soul !!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Was here only yesterday As recommended by a local I got talking to. Can sit in your vehicle facing out to sea, watching the boats and huge container ships up close coming and going to and from the docks. There is a fort and museum just beside this viewing point that is well worth a visit and should entertain you... More

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Rayleigh, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Nice place to just sit and relax and watch the world go by, cafe is ok, not a bad price, the only thing is the speed bumps on the way up there

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

fascinated with comings and going s stood and watched the ships being loaded and unloaded and saw a container ship go out to sea kids loved it too !

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Hayling Island, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Great little cafe at Landguard Fort with a good variety of food and drinks to suit all budgets. Located right next to sea with views towards Harwich. Tea from £1 a mug and staff very friendly. Open every day and loads pf parking. Great for walkers appproaching from Felixstowe across nature reserve and away from road traffic.

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30 reviews 30 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

What a lovely place to visit, especially at sunset. It was lovely to see all the ships coming in and walking along the beach.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
13 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Peaceful tranquillity one of the best Caravan parks available great for touring vans facility's second to none only two letting static vans all the rest are privately owned. Beautiful site set in lovely surroundings.

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