The surrounding area boasts picturesque towns and villages steeped in history surrounded by beautiful unspoiled country landscapes where you can easily enjoy walking and cycling. Visit the local accommodation page for links on finding great places to stay.
With links by road, train, coach, ferry and plane, and with the centre of London only an hour or so away, it’s an easily accessible destination. For more information about free parking visit our find us page.
Download the Love Tendring app – where you can find information on nearby car parks, toilets and other facilities. It also tells you how busy beaches are based on hourly data from TDC’s Beach Patrol (seasonal service).
...the perfect place for a getaway!
If you are in search of the traditional pleasures of the seaside with a modern twist, then the Essex Sunshine Coast which is part of the Tendring holiday peninsula is the ideal destination to do this.
Whether you are here for a long weekend break, family or group holiday, or just simply for a day or a few hours, there is many a picturesque place to explore and discover.
From Clacton-on-Sea with its award winning beaches and stunning seafront gardens to the port of Historic Harwich steeped in a wealth of seafaring history, you are sure to find something enjoyable for everyone throughout the seasons.
Explore the wide variety of restaurants in Tendring, serving locally caught fish and using fresh local produce.
Whether you are visiting for the day, staying for a week or live locally, we keep you up to date on the top local events and entertainment venues.
Towns & Villages
Things to do in Tendring...
Enjoy walking, cycling, geocaching, water-sports, sailing and kite surfing… try something new!
From the Blog
- Nominations have opened for the eighth Tendring Youth Awards – including a new category for 2024. The awards celebrate amazing accomplishments by young people who …Read More »
- This free-to-attend ‘Supporting Your Staff’ event is designed for SMEs, either already employing staff or new to recruitment, to learn more about the current schemes …Read More »
- The Sunspot development in Jaywick Sands has been recognised for its architecture. The commercial workspace and retail development, run by Tendring District Council (TDC), has …Read More »