Only four miles off the south coast, the Isle of Wight is the UK’s Dinosaur Capital and the perfect family destination for fun and adventure.
Looking for things to do on the Isle of Wight? There are lots of family attractions and group activities for adults, including cliff top theme parks, medieval castle jousts, thrilling adventure activities and lots of safe sandy beaches. Discover Queen Victoria’s holiday home at Osborne, walk an Alpaca or practice yoga on the sea – there’s all sorts of exciting activities and things to do on the Isle of Wight.
The stunning countryside also provides fantastic local produce and there’s a great range of places to enjoy delicious food. Try tapas by the sea, gourmet pub food in a cosy village inn or shop local, pack up a picnic and dine al fresco.
There is an amazing range of over 500 places to stay. From tree top hideaways, holiday parks and luxury hotels to vintage caravans, seaside homes and quaint thatched cottages down by the seas, The Isle of Wight has got accommodation to suit all budgets.
The relaxed atmosphere, spectacular coastline and brilliant things to do make the Isle of Wight the perfect destination for your group trips or family fun day to the isle of wight.
|27 September to 2nd November 2019||Festival of Light Inspired by Diwali||Robin Hill Country Park|
|10 to 13 October 2019||Isle of Wight Literary Festival||Cowes|
|12 to 13 October 2019||Classic Beer, Buses and Walks||Islandwide|
|25 to 29 October 2019||Harp on Wight International||Ryde|
|19 October to 2 November||Terror Island at Blackgang Chine||Ventnor|
|19 October to 3 November||Spooky Farm Fun & Pumpkin Patch||Yarmouth|
|22 to 30 October||Junior Track Days - October Half Term||Ryde|
|27 to 31 October||Wizard Week at Isle of Wight Steam Railway||Ryde|
|22 to 23 November||Jack Up Christmas||Shanklin|
|29 Nov to 21 Dec (selected dates)||POLAR||Newport|
|30 Nov to 24 Dec (selected dates)||Santa Specials at Isle of Wight Steam Railway||Ryde|
|30 Nov to 1 Dec||Victorian Christmas at Osborne||East Cowes|
|7 Dec to 23 Dec (selected dates)||Tapland Christmas Experience at Tapnell Farm Park||Yarmouth|