Walking Trails at Sutton Hoo

With beautiful countryside, woodland and open fields, come and explore Sutton Hoo by foot with one of our suggested walks. Free guided tours of the Royal Burial Ground are also available to help bring the Sutton Hoo story to life, collect a ticket from our reception team to secure your place.

River View Walk at Sutton Hoo

River View Walk (circular green walk) 

Running through tranquil woodland, this walk offers up stunning views of the River Deben. Moderate, 0.8 miles.

Sutton Hoo rainbow leading to Mound Two at the end

Accessible route to the Royal Burial Ground (yellow circular walk) 

Stroll around the burial mounds of Sutton Hoo, discovering the varied history of the site though time. Suitable for personal mobility vehicles. Easy, 0.5 miles.

Discover walking trails at Sutton Hoo

Sutton Hoo Pinewood Walk (blue circular walk) 

Explore the wider estate of Sutton Hoo with this woodland walk, taking in stunning views across the river Deben. Easy, 1.1 miles

Sutton Hoo landscape in the mist

Sutton Hoo Valley Walk (red circular walk) 

Take in the stunning scenery of the Royal Burial Ground, before heading through the woods and back to the visitor centre. Easy, 1.3 miles.

Sutton Hoo landscape in the misty morning

Sutton Hoo short walk, near Woodbridge, Suffolk 

Stretch your legs on this short walk around our special place taking in the burial mounds and wildlife in the woods.

Sutton Hoo landscape and house in the mist

Sutton Hoo long walk, near Woodbridge, Suffolk

Explore the woodland, fields and river bank around our special place as you stretch your legs on this walk. Moderate, 3 miles.