Don't Miss Dorset
If you’re hoping to cram as much into your visit to Dorset here are a few ideas that are just too good to miss!
High on a hill over the pretty village of Cerne Abbas is a 180ft high male figure carved out of chalk believed to be an ancient symbol of fertility.
It's got to be seen to be believed!
Visit the dramatic ruins of Corfe Castle, Dorset's iconic medieval monument - perfect for adventurers of any age!
Wander around the historic village and take a steam train to the beach at Swanage.
Visit the world famous ape rescue centre home to over 230 rescued and endangered apes and monkeys.
See up close Orangutans, Monkeys and Chimpanzees and children can make up feeders of treats to give to the primates!
The two geological features on the Jurassic Coast is the perfect horse-shoe shaped Lulworth Cove and the beautiful arch of Durdle Door.
A must see for any visitor to Dorset.
Travel to Sherborne to see the elegant 15th Century Sherborne Abbey which boasts a beautiful stone, fan vaulted ceiling and the heaviest ring of eight bells in the world!
Afterwards, enjoy an afternoon in Sherborne and stroll around the town.
Dorset is packed full with history and heritage and you can visit some of the best historical attractions at Christchurch.
See the romantic seaside Highcliffe Castle built in the 1830's or visit Priory Church in Christchurch dating back to 1094.
Gold Hill in Shaftesbury is a picture postcard of Dorset and quintessentially English.
Make your way to the top of the hill and you'll see stunning views of the surrounding Dorset countryside.
Made famous by Hovis for a much loved advert.
Explore quaint streets and hidden courtyards in Wimborne.
There are a variety of small shops and lively weekly markets as well as the medieval church, Wimborne Minster.
Lyme Regis is a narrow maze of streets and shops winding their way down to the harbour with its famous Cobb and breath-taking views of the surrounding Jurassic coastline.