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Best Things To Do Outdoors In Southampton

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The Southampton Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Southampton
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

World-famous historian, Mags Carta, has a map and the promise of precious bounty; all she needs now is you!  Will you join her on The Southampton Tre...

Historic Southampton Guided Walks

  • Southampton
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Southampton Tourist Guides Association Public Walks: with a maximum of 8 people, all public tours start at 11:00 from the South (High Street) side of...

SeaCity Museum

  • Southampton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

At SeaCity Museum there are 2 permanent exhibition galleries available here. The main exhibition area of SeaCity Museum tells the story of the impact...

Tudor House and Garden

  • Southampton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Tudor House and Garden A little trip here gives a unique and atmospheric insight for kids into the lives and times of its residents through the years...

Curious About Southampton

  • Southampton
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Curious About Southampton Southampton gives an exciting glimpse into what makes this amazing maritime city what it is. Our two unique walks can be en...

Solent Sky Museum

  • Southampton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Solent Sky Museum depicts the history of aviation in Southampton, the Solent area and Hampshire. There is special focus on the Supermarine aircra...

Beaulieu

  • Brockenhurst
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Make like royalty deep in the heart of the New Forest;  Beaulieu is an award-winning day out packed with motors and a magnificent Palace House. Get s...

Southampton Common

  • Southampton
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Southampton Common covers some 326 acres it's no surprise that the common covers a wealth of terrain types, each offering their own indigenous mini b...



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The Outdoor Sports Centre

  • Southampton
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

The Outdoor Sports Centre offers a huge range of space and equipment for active activities including cricket pitches, multi-purpose pitches for footb...

Woodmill Outdoor Activities Centre

  • Southampton
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Woodmill Outdoor Activities Centre offers adventurous activities for families, adults and kids from the age of 8 years. Activities include: Climbing,...

Alpine Snowsports Centre Southampton

  • Southampton
  • Outdoor
  • Skiing and Snowboarding

It's time to hit the slopes! Alpine Snowsports Centre Southampton is a great venue for beginner, intermediate and experienced snowsport enthusiasts....

The Pleasure Park3 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Southampton
  • Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

Theme parks don’t have to cost you a fortune. The Pleasure Park is a great value mini fun fair on Southampton’s Sports Centre. There are 20 attractio...

Marwell Zoo

  • Winchester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Head over to Marwell Zoo, home to hundreds of endangered and exotic species, plus it's set across 140 acres, so there will be plenty of opportunities...

Eling Tide Mill Experience

  • Totton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Explore centuries of fascinating history with the Eling Tide Mill Experience - take a peek into the inner workings of an active tide mill and let the...

Itchen Valley Country Park

  • Southampton
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Beautiful Itchen Valley Country Park has now held a Green Flag Award for 3 consecutive years! They're talking 440 acres of heaven and you can get a g...

Go Ape Southampton

  • Southampton
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Sitting right next to the beautiful River Itchen, Go Ape Southampton offers two family-friendly high ropes adventures with stunning views over meadow...

Gleneagle Equestrian Centre5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Southampton
  • Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

The friendly team of instructors at Gleneagles Equestrian Centre all hold British Horse Society qualifications and they are experienced in teaching a...

Lakeside Country Park

  • Eastleigh
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

The lovely Lakeside Country Park is created from reclaimed gravel pits, which makes the range and quality of it's landscaping even more special and i...

Eastleigh Lakeside Steam Railway

  • Eastleigh
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Get ahead of steam this year at Eastleigh Lakeside Steam Railway. Take your kids on a day out to a train station where they can be a conductor for a...

New Forest Wildlife Park

  • Southampton
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Journey deep, down into the woods and discover a wonderful, wildlife surprise in New Forest Wildlife Park. You will meet indigenous species in their...

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