The Busy Harbour serves local fisherman and international yachtsmen alike, providing a wide range of facilities. There are many interesting activities constantly taking place all around this historic Harbour with many vantage points for the visitor to enjoy the pleasant surroundings. Take a gentle cruise around the bustling harbour or a walk along the East Pier to The Harbour Lights café which is the perfect setting to relax and enjoy the picturesque views of Ramsgate.
The Harbour also provides the venue for many festivals and events throughout the year such as the spectacular Heineken Race of the Classics, an impressive sight featuring classic old Dutch ships, ranging in size from 15 metres to the largest of approximately 55 metres.
Whilst visiting the Harbour, you should take the opportunity of visiting the Maritime Museum which provides fascinating information of a maritime nature for all the family. Situated all around the Harbour are other places of interest, including the Sailor's Church and Jacob's Ladder in Military Road, the RNLI Lifeboat Station and the Royal Temple Yacht Club.