Explore Ickworth's miles of parkland

Ickworth is an idiosyncratic country estate created from a personal and passionate vision of classical Italy brought to Suffolk. Encircled in layers of history and landscape, explore, enjoy and rediscover miles of parkland for hidden glimpses and snatches of inspiring views.

A photograph of the River Linnet

Ickworth River Linnet Multi-use Trail

Enjoy picture-postcard views and wildlife encounters on this family-friendly circular walking and cycling route around some of Ickworth's parkland.

A view of the Ickworth Monument

Ickworth Monument Multi-use Trail

Enjoy this 3 hour walk or cycle around the estate visiting the monument which was erected in 1817 by the people of Derry as a memorial to Frederick Hervey, the 4th Earl of Bristol.

Ickworth Fairy Lake

Ickworth Lady Hervey Walk

A circular walk taking in the ancient woodlands and both the estates lakes.

A view of the walled garden with the church and Rotunda in the distance
Walking trail

Ickworth walled garden and canal walk 

The view from the far side of the canal frames the 4th Earl's summerhouse, the church and the Rotunda beautifully. Enjoy this short 1 hour walk for the perfect photo.

View of the path in the Albana Woods at Ickworth

Ickworth Albana walk

The Albana is a short circular walk originally designed as an easy walk for ladies of leisure.

View of Ickworth Rotunda from Stumpery/Spring Garden area.

Ickworth North Lawn & Italianate Garden stroll

A gentle stroll around the North Lawn and Italianate Garden, including the mysterious Victorian Stumpery

Two trees standing in a field which has been harvested of its crop

Ickworth History walk

With its history traced back to Domesday, Ickworth has quite a story to tell.

A view of Ickworth rotunda with trees full of autumn colour in the foreground

Ickworth 'off the beaten track' walk

Get off the beaten track on this two-hour walk, taking in some hidden views of the estate, and discover Ickworth's lesser known areas on the estate.