Kent’s county town, Maidstone, lies at the heart of the Garden of England. here orchards and hop gardens surround romantic villages and must-see heritage sights.
The lush landscape is home to the captivating Leeds Castle, whose romantic towers are reflected in the glittering moat. The castle and grounds are fabulous for a day out.
Maidstone itself boasts the fabulous Archbishops Palace and the Museum of Carriages. .
Hop on The Kentish lady or Allington Belle for a scenic River Medway cruise. Walk through the Millennium River park to the Kent Life living museum.
Maidstone possesses a superb museum with many interesting exhibits including a 2700 year old Egyptian mummy ( not discovered in Maidstone! )
Mote Park is a popular attraction with its boating lake and model railway and leisure centre.
Lets not forget shopping with the two shopping centers- The Mall & Fremlings Walk. Bluwater is only a 20 minute drive.
There is a vibrant night life , Cinema Complex and Hazlitt theatre .