Days out in Hampshire & the Isle of Wight

If you need help planning your dream trip to Hampshire and the Isle of Wight then we have a wealth of activities in our itineraries below. We’ve been planning days out in Hampshire for over 12 years and our handy guides are full of free tips for where to go and how to save money.

From dog friendly attractions to fantastic picnic spots, accessible venues and things to do with grandparents, there’s a perfect day out for everyone. We’ve even compiled some of the best wedding venues in the South West of England.

If you’ve got kids you’ll love our guides too, with things to do for teenagers, under 12s, under 7s and under 3s. Or, you can find day planners for locations including North Hampshire, Southampton, Portsmouth, Winchester and more.

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The 10 BEST things to do in Portsmouth

Portsmouth, the coastal gateway to the Isle of Wight and a historical sea front destination has lots of interesting and fun family attractions.

Things to do in North Hampshire

Hampshire is a large county; it will take you a few visits or a very long visit to really appreciate all there is on offer. So, if you’re tackling Hampshire one area at a time, here are some great things to do in North Hampshire.

Explore our outdoor attractions

There’s nothing better than getting outdoors and having a few hours, or even a full day out in the fresh air! It’s good for us, we feel great at the end of it, and we usually sleep pretty well that night!

14 glorious gardens & country parks for days out in Hampshire

Hampshire & the Isle of Wight are famed for their stunning array of gardens from the smaller more intimate landscapes to the larger woodland creations.

Things to do in Romsey

Nestled perfectly between Southampton and the New Forest, Romsey hosts a range of beautiful, fun and interesting days out for the whole family to enjoy!