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Meerkats at Drusillas Park, East Sussex

Meerkats at Drusillas Park, East Sussex


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

For 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.

Exbury Gardens and Steam Railway

Exbury Gardens and Steam Railway

Hudson's Heritage Award Winner 2011 - Best Gardens Created by Lionel de Rothschild in the 1920's, the Gardens are a stunning vision of his...

Exbury Gardens and Steam Railway

Exbury Gardens and Steam Railway

World famous woodland garden, home to the Rothschil Collection of rhododendrons,...

Connaught Theatre, Cinema & Studio

Connaught Theatre, Cinema & Studio

The Connaught Theatre is one of the premier theatres on the South Coast. Offering a...

Ditchling Beacon

Ditchling Beacon

Panoramic views from the top of world Ditchling Beacon is located 7 miles to the...

Canterbury Cathedral

Canterbury Cathedral

Motherchurch of the Anglican Communion, seat of the Archbishop. Stunning stained...

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Kempton Park Racecourse

Kempton Park Racecourse

Established in 1878, Kempton Park Racecourse is one of the 14 UK racecourses owned by The Jockey Club. They race over 70 times a year both on the...