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The Best Easter Egg Hunts Across the UK

Are you looking for an eggciting way to spend your Easter Bank Holiday weekend? Well grab a group of friends and hop on down to these awesome Easter Egg hunts that are taking place across the UK. The best part? They all cost less than a fiver.

Easter Egg Hunt
Easter Egg Hunt

Booking your train tickets for Easter

We all know that the sooner you book your train tickets, the cheaper they’ll be, that’s why we’re letting you know about all the awesome Easter Egg hunts that will be happening this year ahead of time. Getting your train ticket for Easter now may even save you enough money to get a couple of Easter Eggs. Remember, customers save an average of 50% when booking their train tickets in advance compared to on the day, so search for some train tickets before searching for your Easter Eggs!

Peter Rabbit Egg Hunt – The World of Beatrix Potter

Date: 1st and 2nd April Nearest Train Station: Windermere Train Station

The popular ‘Where is Peter Rabbit? Treasure Train Event’ returns to The World of Beatrix Potter for one day on Wednesday 12th April. With 100 ceramic eggs hidden in the Lake District Countryside, the event begins at 10 am and ends once all the eggs have been found. There are some super prizes up for grab for found eggs also, so grab your walking boots and start searching.

Easter Egg Hunt – Kirkley Egg Hunts

Date: 30th March - 1st April Nearest Train Station: Wylam Train Station

Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens are putting on an Easter Egg Hunt all across the zoo. Will you be able to find them all and then locate their owner? A fun day out for all explorers and animal lovers.

Easter Egg Hunt – Paradise Park

Date: 30th March - 15tj April Nearest Train Station: Hayle Train Station

If you’re looking for eggs, this Easter Paradise Park has both the chocolate kind and eggs that are hatching new and exciting animals. Fun for all the family follow the clues and complete the trail for your chance to win a mini egg treat.

Easter Egg Hunt – Burton Agnes

Date: 30th March - 8th April Nearest Train Station: Driffield Train Station

On Easter Sunday and Monday, you’re invited to join the Easter Bunny as he searches the woodland for thousands of Easter Eggs that have been hidden. Will you find the giant golden egg?

Easter Egg Hunt – Lake Railway

Date: 1st - 2nd April Nearest Train Station: Bangor (Gwynedd) Train Station

The Easter Bunny has cunningly hidden Easter Eggs around the railway and stations. Get your best searching shoes on and start hunting. Make sure you keep an eye out for the White Rabbit.

Children’s Easter Egg Hunt – Rockingham Castle

Date: 1st - 2md April Nearest Train Station: Corby Train Station

Found in the magnificent formal gardens, a myriad of brightly colour stars have been hidden, ready for you to find. Once you’ve found your stars, you can trade them in for some mini chocolate eggs. Keep an eye out for the bonus stars.


Date: 30th March - 15th April Nearest Train Station: Barnstaple Train Station

This Easter, The BIG Sheep is hiding 30,000 chocolate eggs ready for you to find throughout the site. If you go searching between the 10th and 17th of April, then you could even meet the Easter Bunny himself.

Egg Hunt – Tamworth Castle

Date: 30th March – 11th April Nearest Train Station: Tamworth Train Station

Tamworth Castle’s Dragon, Ruby, has hidden her eggs all over the castle from the dastardly dragon hunter. However, she can’t seem to remember where she has hidden them and needs your help! Are you up to the task?

Do any of these hunts have eggcited you?

If yes, then hop on over to to book your train tickets.

However, if none of these hunts are close enough to you, Cadbury’s have teamed up with the National Trust, bringing over 300 hunts across the UK. You can find your local one here.

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