Norwich Tourist Information

Norwich Cathedral

Norwich Cathedral

A top 10 UK shopping break, Norwich combines an exceptional independent shopping experience with spectacular medieval architecture and world class museums and arts centres. Tour the magnificent Norman Norwich Cathedral, city centre markets and premier museums and galleries like the central Norwich Castle Museum & Gallery and the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts at the University of East Anglia, famously designed by Norman Foster and featuring premier collections of Art Nouveau and modern art, architecture and design.

Browse a wide choice of Norwich hotels and self-catering apartments here on iknow to suit all budgets and tastes, whether you’re looking for a luxury contemporary city centre apartment or a conference and leisure hotel with on-site spa, gym and function rooms. Just a few miles outside Norwich sits beautiful Norfolk countryside and the Norfolk Broads, home to a choice of pet friendly self-catering holiday cottages, country house hotels and rural farm B&Bs all perfect for that budget Norwich holiday base offering easy access into the city and the wider Norfolk area.

One of Britain’s great celebrated medieval cities, Norwich is for lovers of the arts, historic and modern architecture and boutique independent shopping. Discover beautiful themed craft shops and designer boutiques around the heritage shopping arcades in Norwich including the Art Nouveau Royal Arcade where you’ll find the famous Colman’s Mustard Shop!

Take in cutting edge drama at the Theatre Royal and dine out in one of the city’s many world cuisine restaurants. From central local produce markets to iconic independent department stores and a year round festival programme, Norwich is one of Britain’s lesser known city break gems just waiting to be discovered – compare prices and book online.

Michelle is an experienced travel writer with iknow and has travelled extensively across the UK, Spain, Portugal and the USA. When she’s not busy writing for iknow she enjoys spending time touring museums and art galleries and seeking out the best independent shops in Manchester and Leeds.