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Plan Your Visit

Plan your trip to Faversham, the Isle of Sheppey, Sittingbourne and surrounding villages in the Swale area of north Kent. With maps, downloadable information and suggested itineraries to help you enjoy your visit.

We understand that your travel arrangements can at times be the most stressful part of the journey. However we have taken the time to compile on this part of the website a guide to help you plan your visit, including maps, links to travel information, and how to find out more information during your stay.

The Faversham and Swale Visitor Information Centre is manned by volunteers from the Faversham Society who provide tourism information from the Town Hall at 12 Market Place, Faversham and can be contacted on 01795 534542.  

Group Tours And Full Packages are available at Faversham's award winning Shepherd Neame Visitor Centre. For coaches in Faversham there is a drop off/ pick up point in Leslie Smith Drive limited to 15 minutes. 

The Sheppey Tourist Information Centre is hosted at Sheppey Community Media Centre, The Pavilion, Off Royal Road, Sheerness on Sea, ME12 1AY. It is also home to Sheppey FM 92.2 Community Radio, just one of the many amenities provided by Sheppey Matters on the Isle of Sheppey. 

The Sheppey Tourist Information Centre is open Monday - Saturday 10am until 4pm and on Sunday 10am until 1pm normally. The telephone number during open hours is: 07856 940995, email: visitsheppey@sheppeymatters.org.uk 

In addition, on the Isle of Sheppey staff at the Blue Town Heritage Centre which is the home of The Criterion Music Hall & Cinema also provide a good source of local information to signpost the key sites and attractions on the Isle of Sheppey. Open 10am - 3pm Thursday - Saturday. The centre also encourages groups and coach parties to the venue to enjoy the varied entertainment shows, live music and cinema screenings. Although there is no official coach parking, there are no restrictions in Blue Town High Street and nearby West Street, where the street parking is free.

 

Visitor Information Centre at Faversham Town Hall, 12 Market Place Faversham operated by The Faversham Society

Sheppey Tourist Information Centre - Part of Sheppey Community Media Centre, Beachfields Sheerness.

The official tourism website for the Swale area North Kent.