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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Hayling Island, Hampshire

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 711 fun things to do in Hayling Island for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, tourist attractions and museums and art galleries. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 445 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Hayling Island day out for your family is easy – simply explore the links below or use the filters at the top of the page to plan your next adventure.

Want to know what to do with the nature lovers in your family? Walk on the wild side and visit our Animals listings for zoos, safari parks and wildlife parks. Or are you looking for nearby places to visit in Hayling Island with a culture vulture? We've picked the best children's museums, discovery centres and historic locations in the Sightseeing section.

If you're after a big day out during the school holidays, we can tell you where the nearest theme park, water park or ski slope is. For quieter days near home in term time, we can help you find the best soft play, leisure centre or pottery cafe.

For teachers planning the next class trip, many places are educational and suitable for all ages, from babies and toddlers to teens. Never be stuck for what to do with the kids again!

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Havant Leisure Centre

  • Havant
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Havant Leisure Centre has one of the best 25m (82ft) swimming pools in the area, plus a 13m (42ft 7) splash pool, and a diving pit. There is also an...

Portsmouth Watersports Centre

  • Portsmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Water Sports

Whether you have webbed feet or prefer to keep yours dry, Portsmouth Watersports Centre has a whole load of activities to keep you busy. Let’s start...

Staunton Country Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Havant
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Explore acres of ancient woodland and beautifully landscaped parkland at the award winning Staunton Country Park. You can escape to another age as yo...

Funland1.5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Hayling Island
  • Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

Funland is a well-named attraction that has loads to do but is great value for money! This traditional funfair situated along the blue flag beach of...

Hayling Seaside Railway

  • Hayling Island
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

At Hayling Seaside Railway the EHLR is a new 2ft gauge light railway on the coast of Hayling Island, Hampshire, running for just over 1 mile between...

Hayling Island Beach5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Hayling Island
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Would you like to feel like you’re on your own idyllic island, which benefits from a blue flag beach? So consider taking a trip to Hayling Island Bea...

Thorney Island

  • Thorney Island
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Discover Thorney Island, a lovely wild island just off the mainland of West Sussex, it’s filled with wildlife, plants and all sorts of creatures.  It...

TeamSport Indoor Karting Gosport

  • Gosport
  • Indoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

If you’re looking for a thrill, then TeamSport Indoor Karting Gosport packs an almighty punch that will have you and your kids racing to come back, e...



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Eastney Beach

  • Portsmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a great shingle beach in Hampshire? Head down to Eastney Beach, stretching out for nearly 2 miles, it’s a great place for a family trip....

Clip 'N Climb Portsmouth

  • Portsmouth
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Physically-challenging and undeniably fun, indoor climbing is perfect for the whole family (min 4 years old). Feeling brave? At Clip ‘N Climb Portsmo...

Cobnor Activities Centre

  • Chidham
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Cobnor Activities Centre is located within Chichester Harbour, which is easily accessible and is uniquely suited to the cool range of wet and dry act...

Willowbrook Riding Centre

  • Chichester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

Willowbrook Riding Centre is approved by the Association of British Riding Schools, ensuring your family has access to genuine expertise and a warm w...

Stansted Park Light Railway

  • Havant
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Stansted Park Light Railway is a 7 and a quarter inch gauge miniature railway in the grounds ofStansted House in Hampshire, and next to theStanst...

Playzone Portsmouth

  • Portsmouth
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The colourful Playzone Portsmouth is a fun loving indoor play facility that's suitable and welcoming for all ages! There are some truly huge slides,...

Wacky Warehouse at The Sovereigns

  • Portsmouth
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Wacky Warehouse at The Sovereigns offers a multi level adventure climbing structure which features lots of the classic fun features and padded equipm...

Stansted Park4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Havant
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Stansted Park is set within 1700 acres of forest in the heart of the south downs national park. They have so much to see and do so why not bring the...

West Wittering Beach

  • West Wittering
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

West Wittering Beach is a beautiful Blue Flag beach with wonderful views of Chichester. The sandy beach, high quality bathing water and first-rate fa...

ODEON Port Solent

  • Cosham
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Indie flicks or the biggest blockbusters of the summer are up for grabs, so grab a bucket of popcorn and take your pick at ODEON Port Solent. With 6...

Portsmouth Natural History Museum

  • Southsea
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Portsmouth is a very special place for wildlife in Britain. It has many different habitats in a very small area, and at Portsmouth Natural History Mu...

Solar Heritage

  • Chichester
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Solar Heritage is a unique solar-powered boat for a trip on Chichester Harbour with a difference. From the moment you get on-board you will experienc...

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