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The river trips from Snape Maltings are rich in both wildlife and history.

Over 100 years ago, Snape Maltings quay was a busy port yet today you can appreciate the tranquillity of the swaying golden reeds and the wading birds.

Lavenham, an historic wool town, has become an antique shoppers paradises.

Don't miss the Aldeburgh music festival.

Southwold

Southwold was mentioned in the Domesday Book as an important fishing port, and it received a town charter from Henry VII in 1489.

Lavenham

Lavenham, an historic wool town, has become an antique shoppers paradises . Lavenham is famous for its medieval architecture, rare as it is in such good condition. The shapes of the houses in the village are quite extraordinary.

Snape Maltings

Snape Maltings is best known for its concert hall.

The Maltings closed in 1960.

The buildings have been partially restored and rebuilt (some remain dilapidated) and converted into shops, galleries, and the concert hall, where part of the world-famous Aldeburgh music festival is held.