Historic Market Deeping
A lovely market town 20 minutes north of Peterborough and 8 miles from Stamford, Market Deeping is part of an historic collective of communities referred to as “The Deepings”. The name originates from the Saxon word meaning deep fen or low place. There is no shortage of things to do in the surrounding area with many attractions a quick car journey away.
Discover the Gardens of Surprises
Burghley House is one of the finest stately homes the UK has to offer. But it’s not all grandeur and fine art, hidden amongst the beautiful grounds are secret gardens with a mirrored maze, water features and even a Gruesomely Grubby Garden tour to excite the little ones. The sculpture gardens are perfect for a picnic on a sunny day. Situated less than 2 miles outside Stanford, combining a trip into this wonderful historic town would be a great day out.
Make a splash at Tallington Lakes
If you are looking for a bit of adventure either on or off the water, Tallington Lakes Leisure Centre is the perfect spot. With over 205 acres of lakes set in scenic countryside there is plenty of opportunities to take part in a wide range of water activities or even a dry ski slope and climbing wall for those that prefer dry land. If you need a place to stay Near Market Deeping the Travel Lodge Peterborough Green Eye and Travel Lodge Peterborough Central hotels are both less than 8 miles away.