At the golden gateway you’ll find your own little piece of history. Spend the day hunting for fossils along the 95 miles of rugged Jurassic Coastline. It is England’s first natural World Heritage Site and has rocks recording 185 million years of history. Find your own fossil here, just minutes from your doorstep!
You’ll be able to come back again and again with your own lodge to visit the area’s never ending supply of bustling market towns, coastal routes, adventure parks and historic houses.Request a brochure Arrange a visit
Weymouth Sea Life Park
With something for the whole family, this fantastic park holds over 1000 creatures including giant crabs, sea dragons, otters and penguins. In peak season it has thrilling rides such as the Splash Lagoon.
A 65 acre ape rescue centre that's home to 150 primates of 15 different species. Keep the kids busy all day in the woodland walk, pets encounter and play areas.
Come and learn all about inhabitants of this site and help to hand feed over 600 resting Mute swans. Join the 'ugly ducking trail' to find out more about these magnificent birds and their history.
West Bay Harbour
Take a fishing trip, explore the Jurassic Coast by river boat, or simply grab your bucket and spade and head for the beach. Feel free to indulge in fish and chips and ice cream and everyone's a winner!
A bustling town with regular markets, a harbour and marina; Bridport can offer an abundance of attractions to a visitor. It even has its own museum and brewery.
The unspoilt seaside resort and fishing port is surrounded by countryside and coastline which has just received World Heritage Site status.
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