Visitor Information in Dorset

We've got all the information you need to help plan your visit to Dorset and make everything as stress free as possible.

From journey planning, maps and guides, helpful advice and group friendly information, you'll find it all here.

Tourist Information Centres

Make the most of your stay in Dorset and visit one of our Tourist Information Centres; the dedicated staff can help with accommodation enquiries and bookings, attraction ideas, event and theatre bookings, holiday brochures, places to see, things to do and more.

Journey planning

Whether you are planning your journey to Dorset, or deciding how you will travel around once you are here, we have plenty of information and maps available to help you, including car park locations.

Coming as a group?

Find out more about bringing a group to Dorset, including handy and practical information such as coach parking, tea stops and guided tours.

Keep in touch

You can also follow visit-dorset on social media! Get all the latest information about what's on, where to go or tell us why you like visiting Dorset.

Why not sign up to our e-newsletter to ensure that you're kept up to date with everything that's happening in our wonderful county, take advantage of a special offer or enter a competition!

We also have guides available to download if you fancy having a flick through for some extra information and inspiration!

Travel Information

Information about getting to Dorset, travelling around Dorset, public transport and car parking.

Group Travel

Group friendly places to stay, eat and visit, plus information for school, college and university groups.


Further information to help you plan your visit or stay to Dorset.

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