Pop into one of Essex's Tourist Information Centres where you'll be greeted by friendly and knowledgeable staff. Be it tips on local accommodation, attractions and places to eat & drink to maps of the area and public transport routes, you'll find all the help you need.

You could also browse one of the many gift shops stocking a range of mementos such as postcards and souvenirs, and many other great gift ideas.

Please note that when you click on the links below you will be leaving the Essex Tourist Guide, and therefore we cannot accept responsibility for the content or suitability of these websites.

Clacton Visitor Information Centre

Town Hall, Station Road, Clacton on Sea, Essex CO15 1SE

Telephone: 01255 686633

Email: clactontic@tendringdc.gov.uk

Website: www.tendringdc.gov.uk/leisure/visitor-information-centre

Maldon District Tourist Information Centre

Wenlock Way, High Street, Maldon, Essex CM9 5AD

Telephone: 01621 856503

Email: tic@maldon.gov.uk

Website: www.visitmaldondistrict.co.uk/Tourist-Information-Centre.aspx

Saffron Walden Tourist Information Centre

1 Market Place, Market Square, Saffron Walden, Essex CB10 1HR

Telephone: 01799 524002

Email: tourism@saffronwalden.gov.uk

Website: www.visitsaffronwalden.gov.uk

Southminster One Place

1 High Street, Southminster, Essex CM0 7AA

Telephone: 01621 774239

Email: southminster@one-place.org.uk

Southend Visitor Information Centre

Pier Entrance, Western Esplanade, Southend on Sea, Essex SS1 1EE

Telephone: 01702 215620

Email: vic@southend.gov.uk

Website: www.visitsouthend.co.uk/things-to-do/2637/Visitor-Information-Centre

Visit Colchester Information Centre

Hollytrees Museum, Castle Park, Colchester, Essex CO1 1UG

Telephone: 01206 282920

Email: vic@colchester.gov.uk

Website: www.visitcolchester.com/plan-your-visit

Waltham Abbey Tourist Information Centre

2-4 Highbridge Street, Waltham Abbey, Essex EN9 1DG

Telephone: 01992 660336

Email: tic@walthamabbey-tc.gov.uk

Witham Tourist Information Centre

Town Hall, 61 Newland Street, Witham, Essex CM8 2FE

Telephone: 01376 502674

Email: tic@witham.gov.uk