The River Yare flows Eastwards from Norwich and there
are few crossing places.
This route follows NCN Routes 1 and 831 along the South
side of the Yare Valley passing through several small and picturesque villages on the way. The ride is just over 20 miles long.
From Norwich ride Southwards, past the Football Stadium
to Whitlingham Lane and the entry to Whitlingham Country Park.
Pedestrians pay 50p and cyclists £1.
Trains link to Lowestoft and Norwich.
Although Norwich is over 170 miles from Derby by road, access by rail is good and not expensive if you have a railcard. Trawl the Internet for best prices and book well ahead.