Itchen Valley Country Park


Type:Country / Royal Park

Allington Lane, West End, Eastleigh, Hampshire, SO30 3HQ

Tel: +44 023 8046 6091

Itchen Valley Country Park


Itchen Valley Country Park is set in 440 acres of beautiful water meadows, woodland and meadows situated beside the River Itchen and has been recognised with ten Green Flag Awards®

The park is currently undergoing a major £3.3 million transformation with a range of exciting improvements.

Nature, wildlife and heritage

The park is rich with heritage, and plant and animal life


Itchen Valley is the perfect place to unwind, be active and socialise to improve your mental and physical health


If you love wildlife and being outdoors, then we have volunteering opportunities for you

Book Tickets

Guide Prices

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Parking is pay and display only which applies to the drive, as well as the car parks. Payment can be made by card (contactless/pin), RingGo (by phone/app) or cash.

Up to one hour £1.90
Up to two hours £3.20
Up to three hours £4.20
Up to and over four hours £4.90


Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is M27. Off A27, M27 jct 5. Follow brown tourist signs.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Southampton Park Way. Regular bus service to A27 from Eastleigh then approximately 10 minutes' walk.

Opening Times

Itchen Valley Country Park (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)

* Gates open at 5.30am everyday (including Christmas day).

From 1 October to 31 March (GMT) gates are locked at 6.30pm.

From 1 April to 30 September (BST) gates are locked at 8.30pm

Toilets are open from 9.30am - 4.30pm each day.

All buildings are closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day but the park is open as usual.

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