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Alum Chine Gardens

Alum Chine Tropical Gardens

A chine is a steep dry river valley and Alum Chine is the largest of four Chines within Bournemouth.

Folly tower surrounded by flora in the gardens

Bournemouth Upper Gardens

The Upper Gardens hold many unusual tree species including a North American Giant Redwood (believed…

Alum Chine Play Park sign

Alum Chine Play Park

The Alum Chine playground has recently been extensively refurbished to create an amazing playspace…

Flowers blooming in Boscombe gardens

Boscombe Chine Gardens

Boscombe Chine Gardens were developed originally from a ‘chine’ of heath and mire into a splendid…

Bournemouth Lower Gardens People Walking through

Bournemouth Lower Gardens

The Lower Gardens in Bournemouth are only a five minute walk from the main shopping centre, the…

Bournemouth Central gardens in autumn with a family walking underneath the trees

Bournemouth Central Gardens

The Central Gardens extend from the town centre to Coy Pond. They are now the home of the tennis…

Sunny views of Boscombe cliff gardens

Boscombe Cliff Gardens

Originally opened in 1900, Boscombe Cliff Gardens merges into the Boscombe Overcliff Local Nature…

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  1. Compton Acres

    Poole

    Enjoy over 10 acres of horticultural heaven with spectacular themed gardens, relax in the charming Café, browse creative gifts or delve into the exciting world of plants within the Plant Centre, there's a surprise at every turn.

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  2. Dorset Heavy Horse Farm Park

    Verwood

    ​​​​​​​COVID-19 VISITENGLAND WE’RE GOOD TO GO ACCREDITED BUSINESS - Continuing to provide you with a FULL DAY OUT! 

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  3. Stour Valley Nature Reserve

    Muscliffe Lane, Bournemouth

    This idyllic riverside Reserve forms part of the Stour Valley Way and provides a wall following a 2 mile stretch of the river Stour. It is perfect for walking, relaxing or exercising in the fresh air.

  4. Highcliffe Castle

    Highcliffe, Christchurch

    Highcliffe Castle is situated right on the beautiful beach and only short walk away from the sea.

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  5. Turbary Common

    Bournemouth

    Turbary common is the largest area of heathland in north Bournemouth and a Site of Special Scientific Interest.

  6. Boscombe Chine Gardens

    Bournemouth

    Boscombe Chine Gardens were developed originally from a ‘chine’ of heath and mire into a splendid Victorian garden, a central part of the then thriving Boscombe resort.

  7. Hengistbury Head

    Bournemouth

    Hengistbury Head is a relatively unspoilt and south-facing pebble beach, with imposing clay and ironstone cliffs.

  8. Bournemouth Central Gardens

    Bournemouth

    The Central Gardens extend from the town centre to Coy Pond. They are now the home of the tennis courts, a children’s playground and a war memorial with beautiful rose borders, a Rhododendron Walk and heather beds.

  9. Hengistbury Head Visitor Centre

    Bournemouth

    A day at Hengistbury Head Nature Reserve is truly a great day out, even outside of the summer. It is still full of wildlife, rare plants, and of course, the thousands of years of important archaeological history.

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  10. Kingfisher Barn Visitor Centre

    Bournemouth

    For all updates and information regarding Covid-19 please visit our website

    Kingfisher Barn Visitor Centre is the gateway to the Stour Valley Nature Reserve. It is run in partnership between BCP Council and the Bournemouth Parks Foundation.

  11. Upton House Concerts

    Poole

    Three days of great music set in the beautiful grounds of Upton Country Park.

  12. Bournemouth Lower Gardens

    Bournemouth

    The Lower Gardens in Bournemouth are only a five minute walk from the main shopping centre, the beach and the pier.

  13. Boscombe Cliff Gardens

    Bournemouth

    Originally opened in 1900, Boscombe Cliff Gardens merges into the Boscombe Overcliff Local Nature Reserve. The outward looking Cliff Gardens; leading through to the more sheltered Italianate Gardens both overlook beautiful cliffs grazed by a small…

  14. Bournemouth Upper Gardens

    Bournemouth

    The Upper Gardens hold many unusual tree species including a North American Giant Redwood (believed to be the largest in the country) and a group of mature Persian Ironwood trees.

  15. Corfe Castle Model Village and Gardens

    Wareham

    Corfe Castle Model Village is situated in the heart of Corfe Castle village

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  16. Alum Chine Tropical Gardens

    Bournemouth

    A chine is a steep dry river valley and Alum Chine is the largest of four Chines within Bournemouth.

  17. Upton Country Park

    Poole

    Whatever the season, there's something for everyone - enjoy the wildlife along the shoreline, try the Woodland Play Trail, visit an exhibition at The Gallery, try one of the many events – or simply find a quiet spot to admire the grounds and…

  18. New Forest Wildlife Park

    Nr Ashurst, Southampton

    COVID-19 VISITENGLAND WE’RE GOOD TO GO ACCREDITED BUSINESS
    Enjoy a wildlife adventure in this lovely park, set in 25 acres of unspoilt woodland.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 1393 reviews1393 reviews