Known for its beautiful, ancient castles, the Isle Of Wight has great, fun-filled beaches, and great, exciting attractions. On a day trip from London, this small but beautiful town is a great place to experience a little of England at its best.
From the capital to its smaller sister-towns, Isle of Wight has something for everyone. Known for its old medieval castles, fantastic medieval sights and fascinating family parks, the town also offers exciting, fun-filled beaches. We’ve broken them down by different areas of the area: West, East, and South-east. There are many activities on offer in these areas. Things to do at the Needles is for a relaxing day out, whereas Stony Stratford-Upon-Avon and Eastbourne have much more to offer for family fun.
Things to do at the West is a great place to enjoy a stroll around the historic streets. The West Village is a popular tourist attraction with cafes, museums and galleries, as well as a pier. West Village is also known as the ‘Dolwich Hall of Folklore’. For a more active experience, visit the National Maritime Museum. It has a wide range of exhibits to help you learn about the history of the West, from the medieval ages to the modern era.
West Wight is well known for its beaches. There are many beaches to choose from, including the West Shore, The Needles, East Coast, and the Great Yarmouth. It’s also a good option for people who want to see a bit of England by water. For a fun time, head to Eastbourne and explore the Eastbourne Pier.
For things to do on land, there is a great way to see the area by road. Head to the West End or Southwold to experience some of England’s most interesting architecture and culture. See the fascinating Victorian houses and churches, go on horseback or cycle to visit Stony Stratford-Upon-Upon-Avon or visit Eastbourne for some great sunbathing.
Isle of Wight’s West Shore offers many things to see and do, including many museums and galleries. Visit the Westendor Waterfront Gallery for many beautiful exhibits on the history of this charming little coastal town. West End Museum is also worth seeing for an afternoon of music and theatre. For food, visit the Hinkley Museum for delicious, mouthwatering dishes from across the world.
The Westend Museum and Coast Museum will give you an insight into life on the east coast of England. There are also many local historic buildings in Eastbourne that can be visited and explored. For a closer look at life in this area, head to Eastbourne Museum and Art Gallery. This place has a lot to offer, from antique shops to the Westend Playhouse.
If you’re looking for a fun filled day out, why not try the Yarmouth Beach. The beach is very popular with local people and is full of entertainment and fun! The beaches are ideal for snorkelling, swimming and watching the waves crashing down on the sea.
If you’re looking for something a bit different, there are also some beautiful white cliffs which form the background for many beautiful views. You can get to see these views from many places, including the Isle of Wight Quay, the Westend Playhouse and the West End Museum. You can even climb the cliffs with a rope if you like!
Other popular activities include boating, jet boating and sailing. You can even take a trip out on the East Shore Race Boat Club to see the sights as it sails past you.
If you want something a bit more special, visit the Isle of Wight Castle. This is the home of Henry VIII, and is home to many unique things and stories.
As you can see, this is an incredibly unique place to visit. If you’re interested in history and culture, there are so many things to see and do. The Isle of Wight is a great place to see and explore, and the best part is it’s cheap!