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Did you know that Surrey produces the finest wine in the UK and is home to a motoring mecca?

Located just 16 miles from London, the county of Surrey is an inspiring green and relaxing escape destination steeped in history, with market towns and an excellent range of attractions and places to go.

Places to visit in Surrey

For days out in Surrey, the diversity of what to do is mesmerizing – from the heathland and valley woodlands to the high empty commons that rise to the soaring outliers of the West Sussex Downs. Historic villages nestle peacefully in the stunning landscape alongside vibrant market towns, complemented at every turn by many of the South East’s best country pubs.

Discover things to do in Guildford, Farnham, Dorking and other towns and villages of the county with our interactive map of Surrey.

Things to do in Surrey this weekend

Many of Surrey's tourist attractions are open all year round so find something to do today with activities listings each showing a map and opening times for your convenience. Or why not browse our Surrey events guide to find out what's on today or further in advance.

Top 10 things to do in Surrey

If you're looking to be actively entertained or coming to soak up the breathtaking sights, Surrey provides the perfect place for all this in a fun day out. Start planning your short break in Surrey today.

List of things to do & places to visit for days out in Surrey

For more information about Surrey, including ideas for days out, attractions and events, view the list below for information on things to do and towns and villages within the county. Use the 'map view' button to find something near you.

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  1. Limpsfield Common

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    Natural Feature

    Oxted

    Ancient common on the Greensand Ridge where time comes home to sleep
    Limpsfield Common was used by commoners for grazing their animals and collecting stone and firewood. Now, with its extensive network of footpaths and bridleways through patches of…

  2. Ham House and Garden

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    Historic House / Palace

    Richmond


    A unique 17th-century treasure trove

    This rare and atmospheric 17th-century house sits on the banks of the River Thames in Richmond. It is the creation of the tenacious Duchess of Lauderdale and her husband, the Duke, who together transformed…

  3. Silent Pool Distillers

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    Distillery

    GUILDFORD

    Silent Pool Distillers is nestled in the heart of the beautiful rural landscape of the Surrey Hills. Using water from the spring-fed Silent Pool, and the finest botanicals, the distillers at Silent Pool hand-craft their award-winning Silent Pool…

  4. Bisley Shooting Ground

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    Sports Ground

    Come and experience the best Clay Pigeon Shooting in the Country, located near Woking in Surrey.

  5. Frimley Lodge Park

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    Country / Royal Park

    Camberley

    Frimley Lodge Park is a very attractive venue for everyone looking for quiet recreation or organised activity.

  6. Ride the Hill

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    Sports Ground

    South Nutfield, Redhill

    Offering beginner lessons for individuals, and groups of all sizes. Ride the Hill can offer everything you need for a fantastic day out. In a beautiful countryside setting come and try out one of the Uk’s most exciting outdoor activities .

  7. Farncombe Boat House

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    Boat Trip

    Godalming

    Narrow boat hire plus rowing boats, punts and canoes. Riverside bistro.

  8. Lingfield Park Racecourse

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    Sports Ground

    Lingfield

    Set in beautiful Surrey countryside, Lingfield Park is one of the country's busiest racecourses. Racing all year round.

  9. Chobham Common

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    Nature Reserve

    Chobham Common is the largest National Nature Reserve in the southeast of England and one of the finest remaining examples of lowland heath in the world. Managed and maintained by the Surrey Wildlife Trust for nature conservation.

  10. Witley Common

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    Picnic Site

    Godalming

    The common is an area of woodland and heathland which was used as an army camp in both world world wars. Witley common is easily accessible with footpaths are clearly marked. This land is managed by the National Trust and is a lovely spot for a pi

  11. Epsom Common

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    Countryside, Parks & Gardens

    Epsom

    Epsom Common is recognised nationally as important for wildlife; it covers 176 hectares and has a range of habitats including woodland, grassland and scrub. Stane Street a famous Roman Road is only a mile away.

  12. Stoke Park

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    Municipal Park

    Guildford

    Situated between London Road and Parkway, Stoke Park is Guildford’s largest and best-known park.

  13. Kempton Park Racecourse

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    Sports Ground

    Sunbury On Thames

    Kempton Park in Sunbury-on-Thames is the London's premier all-weather horse racing and entertainment venue, with fantastic facilities for every social and business event.

  14. The Surrey Explorer

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    Road Cycling

    Guildford

    All inclusive guided bike tours of the Surrey Hills, only 35 minutes by train from central London. Bikes, helmets and tour guide are provided. You can see so much more by bike: hidden villages and woodlands; points of interest; incredible views; and…

  15. Staines

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    Towns & Villages

    Staines

    Now known as Staines-upon-Thames, it is a bustling town which attracts scores of visitors to its impressive retail areas of The Elmsleigh Centre and Two Rivers daily.

  16. Sandown Park Racecourse

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    Sports Ground

    Esher

    Get your heart racing at Sandown Park Racecourse, Esher.  

  17. Thorpe Park

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    Theme Park

    Chertsey

    As the nation’s Thrill Capital, THORPE PARK IS THE ‘must do’ destination for adrenaline junkies! Thorpe Park Reviews (from Google) Average rating 3.7/5 from 7 reviews

    An incredible amusement park with really awesome rides! The queue times…

  18. Epsom Downs Racecourse

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    Sports Ground

    Epsom

    Epsom Downs Racecourse is one of England’s premier racecourses located near Epsom, Surrey. The course is best known for the world renowned Epsom Derby, the Epsom Oaks, and the Coronation Cup.

  19. Ditton Cruisers

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    Boat Trip

    Thames Ditton

    For a fun day out why not hire a boat and cruise along the Thames.

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