Orford Haven Bar, Suffolk

Orford Haven Bar tide times



May 2024

Orford Haven Bar tide times

Date Low tides High tides
Mon20
03:480.6m
16:090.9m
10:132.8m
22:232.9m
Tue21
04:270.5m
16:480.8m
10:512.9m
23:023.0m
Wed22
05:030.5m
17:250.7m
11:273.0m
23:393.1m
Thu23
05:370.5m
18:010.6m
12:033.0m
Fri24
06:090.5m
18:370.6m
00:173.2m
12:393.1m
Sat25
06:410.6m
19:150.5m
00:543.2m
13:173.1m
Sun26
07:150.6m
19:540.5m
01:333.2m
13:563.1m


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Things to see and do near Orford Haven Bar

If you're planning a visit to Orford Haven Bar, you'll find that there are plenty of things to see and do in the surrounding area. Here are just a few ideas to help you make the most of your trip.

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  • Visit Orford Castle – Constructed in the 12th Century, Orford Castle is one of the most impressive and well-preserved medieval fortifications in England. Take a tour of the keep and explore the ruins of the Great Tower.
  • Go Wildlife Watching – Orford Haven Bar is located in an area of outstanding natural beauty, so there is plenty of wildlife to observe. Visit the nearby RSPB reserve and take a boat trip around the River Ore to spot rare birds and other wildlife.
  • Explore the Area on Foot – There are plenty of paths and trails around Orford Haven Bar that are perfect for exploring the area on foot. From the coastal paths to the tranquil woodlands, there is something for everyone.
  • Sample the Local Cuisine – Orford Haven Bar is renowned for its local seafood, so why not treat yourself to a delicious meal in one of the many seafood restaurants in the area?
  • Visit Aldeburgh – Take a trip to the nearby seaside town of Aldeburgh and explore its cobbled streets, shops, cafes and galleries.
  • Take a Boat Trip – There are a number of boat trips available from Orford Haven Bar, ranging from wildlife watching trips to leisurely cruises.
  • Enjoy the Beach – Orford Haven Bar is located just a short drive from the beautiful sandy beaches of Thorpeness and Aldeburgh. Soak up the sun and take a dip in the sea.
  • Visit Orford Quay – Take a stroll around Orford Quay, a popular spot for fishing, sailing and boating. Enjoy some fish and chips at one of the quayside restaurants.
  • Visit Orford Ness – Take a guided tour of Orford Ness, a National Nature Reserve and site of special scientific interest. Learn about the wildlife, wildlife habitats and the fascinating history of the area.
  • Visit the Moot Hall – Take a look at the Moot Hall in Orford, a Grade I listed building that dates back to the 13th century.
  • Visit the Church of St Bartholomew – The Church of St Bartholomew is a beautiful 12th century church in Orford, which is well worth a visit.
  • Visit Snape Maltings – Take a trip to Snape Maltings, home to a range of shops, restaurants, galleries and concerts.
  • Visit the Suffolk Coast – Take a drive along the Suffolk coast and admire the stunning views across the estuary.
  • Take a Bike Ride – There are plenty of routes around Orford Haven Bar that are perfect for biking. Take a leisurely ride along the nearby River Ore or a more challenging ride through the woodlands.
  • Visit Framlingham Castle – Explore the ruins of Framlingham Castle, a 12th century castle that was once the stronghold of the powerful Bigods family.
  • Visit Woodbridge – Take a trip to the nearby town of Woodbridge and explore its cobbled streets and boutiques.

There are many things to see and do near Orford Haven Bar. Whether you're interested in history, nature, or outdoor activities, you'll find plenty of ways to enjoy your time in the area!