Dorset Land Marks
The Jurassic Coast
England’s first ‘natural’ World Heritage Site! Visit www.jurassiccoast.com for full details. Includes such spectacular areas as Lulworth Cove, Durdle Door and Kimmeridge Bay
The New Forest
Idyllic villages and beautiful country walks, a ‘must see’ attraction when visiting the East Dorset, Hampshire area. www.thenewforest.co.uk for further details.
Relax, explore or just enjoy, the New Forest is the ideal location for everyone. The New Forest has been a holiday destination throughout the ages and there’s a huge selection of accommodation to suit all styles and budgets.
There is a wealth of places to visit and explore in the New Forest from award winning gardens, museums, leisure and wildlife parks plus much, more. Each season provides a change of scene from the rich deep colours of spring and summer to the seasons of mists and mellow fruitfulness.
This National Trust site is internationally significant as the venue of the first Scout camp in 1907 and one of the few remaining homes of the native Red Squirrel. www.nationaltrust.org.uk/brownsea for further details.
A famous ruined castle and very picturesque village neslted in the Purbeck Hills. Another National Trust property – for more details go to www.nationaltrust.org.uk/main/w-vh/w-visits/w-findaplace/w-corfecastle/
The Swanage Railway
A delightful way to see the sites and countryside of the ‘Isle of Purbeck’. This preserved steam railway operates throughout the year – for further details of timetables, events and prices, go to www.swanagerailway.co.uk
Old Harry Rocks walk
Breathtaking views of the Jurassic coast and unique rock formations await you on this circular pub walk.