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Go Karting at Buckmore Park in Kent

Go Karting at Buckmore Park in Kent

South East Things to Do

Whether visiting for a day, a week or a month, the South East of England boasts a plethora of some of the best attractions and outdoor pursuits to be had anywhere in the country. Come rain or shine, there are endless options when you’re looking for things to do in the South East. We are never short of ideas for absorbing days out that are guaranteed to satisfy every member of the family.

Top Days Out

Winchester Science CentreFor thoughtful days out, delve into the South East’s rich legacy by visiting one of the many historic houses, impressive forts and castles and inspiring churches and cathedrals – a perfect setting for a romantic escape, and in some of them you can even stay the night. For a tasteful experience, drop in on one of our fine vineyards for a glass or two (be sure to leave the car at home) or splash the cash on a spot of retail therapy at one of the area’s tempting shopping centes.

What to do

So what about the kids? The South East is also chock-a-block with possibilities for a great day out with the family. With some of the best theme parks in England, as well as fascinating zoos and wildlife parks and intriguing museums, the opportunities for amusing your kids are endless.    Why not take a look at our Family Fun packed with great ideas for fun days out with the family.

If you want to get out and about and discover even more things to do in the southeast of England, have a look at the range of guided tours or walking tours. Or if you prefer a slower pace, there are always the coastal resorts where you can spend a relaxing day on the beach.

If all that is still not enough to fill your well-earned leisure time, other ideas for days out in the South East include our great range of golf courses and celebrated breweries.

The Horse Trust

The Horse Trust

With over 125 years of experience, The Horse Trust has remained focused on the working horse and providing respite and retirement for horses who have...

The Horse Trust

The Horse Trust

Pay a visit to the oldest horse charity in the world, established in 1886 to help...

The North Walls Arts Centre

The North Walls Arts Centre

Arts centre for live music, theatre, film screenings. With a 200-seat theatre space...

Mottistone Gardens

Mottistone Gardens

Mottistone Gardens, which is in the care of the National Trust, is one of the most...

Sittingbourne's Steam Railway

Sittingbourne's Steam Railway

South East England's only preserved narrow-gauge former industrial railway and...

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Forest Leisure Cycling

Forest Leisure Cycling

Welcome to the home of cycling in the New Forest! We are the acclaimed New Forest Cycle Hire, Cycle & Accessory Sales and Cycle Repairs Centre, based...