The Broads National Park

The Broads National Park

  United Kingdom National Parks

VISIT The Broads National Park:

Park Details

The Broads National Park was established in 1989, and has a total area of 74,841 acres (117 square miles, or 303 square kilometers).

Address Thorpe Road, Norwich, England, NR1 1RY
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Entrance FeeFree
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When to Visit: Weather vs. Peak Visitation

The Broads National Park is the 4th most visited park in the country.

We crunched 30 years of historical weather and/or park service data to find the best months to visit The Broads National Park. We looked for the optimal temperatures, the least amount of snow and rain, and stayed away from peak visitation months if we could help it. All this data then helped us paint a picture as to what the absolute best time to visit The Broads National Park is.

Our data shows the best months to visit The Broads National Park are September, April, February & March.

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Park Visitsdata unavailable
Precipitation514143435059535040515051
Avg Temp454651566166727267605146
Max Temp545764707582858679716155
Avg Temp363537404549545551474137
Min Temp262628303438444541352927
Temperature values in °F; Precipitation in Inches

The Broads National Park Road Trips

Many family vacations consist of stringing one or more national parks together during a week-long trip. Creating these types of trips is our specialty! Here are the road trips we've created where The Broads National Park is visited.

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Other Nearby National Park Sites

From national monuments, to historic sites to seashores and more, here are the other parks closest to The Broads National Park.

NameDistance
Peak District National Park241 km
South Downs National Park242 km
North York Moors National Park258 km
New Forest National Park295 km
Yorkshire Dales National Park304 km
Brecon Beacons National Park354 km
Lake District National Park363 km
Snowdonia National Park368 km
Northumberland National Park394 km
Exmoor National Park396 km

Nearest Ski Resorts

For those of you who are the diehard outdoors type, visiting a national park on a ski trip can be quite the adventure. Here are the ski resorts within 100 miles of The Broads National Park:

NameLocationSummitDifficulty ScoreDistance
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Nearest Airports

When visiting a National park, many people are faced with either a very long drive across country, or a much shorter flight. For those of you looking to fly into The Broads National Park, we've listed the closest airports in the area.

Large Airports

A large airport has scheduled major airline service with millions of passengers per year. This type of airport always accepts international flights. Here are the closest large airports to The Broads National Park.

NameCodeCityDistance
London Stansted AirportSTNLondon, 124 km
London Luton AirportLTNLondon, 157 km
London Heathrow AirportLHRLondon, 190 km
London Gatwick AirportLGWLondon, 205 km
Birmingham International AirportBHXBirmingham, 227 km
Manchester AirportMANManchester, 272 km
Edinburgh AirportEDIEdinburgh, 490 km
Medium Airports

A medium-sized airport has scheduled regional airline service. This type of airport may or may not accept international flights. Here are the closest medium-sized airports to The Broads National Park.

NameCodeCityDistance
Norwich International AirportNWINorwich, 22 km
Southend AirportSENLondon, 132 km
London City AirportLCYLondon, 163 km
Humberside AirportHUYGrimsby, 168 km
East Midlands AirportEMANottingham, 198 km
Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield AirportDSADoncaster, 199 km
Leeds Bradford AirportLBALeeds, 257 km

Credits: Campground data provided by USCampgrounds.info. Map shapes from CartographyVectors. Weather data from NOAA. Airport data from OurAirports.com. Images from Unsplash, Flickr and Parks&Trips. All data has also been updated and augmented by Parks&Trips.