Things To Do in Bridport & West Bay

Wondering if there will be enough to keep you entertained while visiting Bridport and West Bay? Well we’re confident that you will find more than enough to do while you're here, you might even have to come back.

Get out and explore

The local landscape surrounding Bridport and West Bay is simply stunning and really needs to be explored to the full. There are miles upon miles of way marked cycle routes and walking trial that allow you to immerse yourself within the stunning surroundings.

Take a guided walk along the famous Jurassic Coastline with Jurassic Coast Guides. With so much to see and learn about our dramatic coastline you’ll be pleased that you call in a professional.

Wonderful history and heritage

Bridport has a rich and long history dating back hundreds of years. Learn more of the towns historic past at Bridport Museum. Discover the towns past from the Romans to rope making and learn more of how people lived and worked in the town.

Partial to a tipple?

The Bridport and West Bay area are real hot spots for fabulous food and drink and should be a must visit for all food lovers. The area hosts many of the finest local producers of award winning food and drink like Palmers Brewery and the Furleigh Wine Estate.

Palmers Brewery is the oldest thatched brewery dating back to 1794. Join one of the brewery tours and sample some of the ale brewed on site; you can even purchase some to take home.
The Furleigh Wine Estate produces award winning wine from their vineyard just outside of Bridport. The estate runs regular tours and tasting events and is certainly a must for lovers of the grape.

Get active and feel energised

If the thought of sitting back and relaxing leaves you with itchy feet don’t panic. Bridport Leisure Centre provides a whole host of activities to keep you active. With swimming pools, fitness suite, squash courts and fully equipped sports hall there is more than enough to keep you busy.

You can find a comprehensive list of things to do in Bridport and West Bay below. When booking please mention the Visit Dorset Website.

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Furleigh Estate Wine Tours

Set in West Dorset’s wonderful green and rolling hills, Furleigh Estate makes some of the best sparkling wine in the country. We have over 22,000 vines and a purpose-built winery containing...

Jurassic Coast Guides

Martin offers professional guided walks, Jurassic Coast tours, Charity Walks, Corporate Walking Events and fossil hunts anywhere along the full length of the Jurassic Coast and surrounding areas....

Palmers Brewery

Guided brewery tours now run throughout the year Monday to Friday. Book on to one of our brewery tours and take a look around the only thatched brewery in the UK. Palmers ales are brewed in one of...