The most iconic of all English fortresses Dover Castle stands spectacularly above the White Cliffs. Known as the ‘Key to England’ Dover Castle has played a crucial role in the defence of The United Kingdom for more than nine centuries.
Immerse yourself in vivid medieval interiors and climb the Great Tower. You can even sit in the Kings throne! In July 2015, the secret war tunnels were opened to the public for the first time by The National Trust. Cut into the white chalk cliffs above the ferry terminal these tunnels date back to the Napoleanic Wars.
Explore the atmospheric Underground Hospital deep in the white cliffs, constructed in 1941 a Medical Dressing Station for injured troops.