Family Days Out

Land & Wave Adventures

Land & Wave is all about amazing adventures in the great outdoors. Fresh air, stunning locations and exciting outdoor activities are the perfect combination for an incredible experience. Try your hand at a variety of activities both Land & Wave. • Coasteering - Scramble and traverse along the rocks and hurl yourself into the sea - with our most renowned and adrenalin-fuelled activity • Sea Kayaking - journey, fish, swim, play and improve your technique during this relaxing 2-hour session • Bushcraft - try your hand at starting fires with your hands, building shelters, mastering weapons of the woods, taking aim with archery and dining among the trees • Paddle Boarding - the UK’s fastest-growing watersport. Choose from Swanage or Sandbanks and cruise along the coast in style • Kids Club - adventure-fuelled child care for ages 8-12. Learn new skills at the beach, in the woods and on the cliffs Land & Wave is renowned for its excellent instructors, top-notch kit and a passion for the Great Outdoors. Families, corporate events, stag & hens, school groups and individual bookings are all welcome.

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Jurassic Electric Bikes

The best way to explore the spectacular landscapes of West Dorset is by electric bike and we have a selection of guided tours to help you discover this beautiful area. Our amazing bikes enable everyone to enjoy this beautiful part of the country.

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Jurassic Coast Activities

Enjoy Kayaking and Coasteering Tours between Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door with our expert guides. Take in the natural wonders of this dramatic landscape from our safe and stable sit on top kayaks.

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Farmer Palmer’s Farm Park

Welcome to Farmer Palmer's Farm Park. Your children will have hours of playtime and you will all get close to many animals, learn about them and have fun doing it! A great rainy day activity in a safe and welcoming environment.

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Monkey World

Enjoy a fun-filled, fascinating day out for all the family at Monkey World – Ape Rescue Centre in Wareham. The 65-acre park provides sanctuary for over 240 rescued and endangered primates from around the world

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The Tank Museum near Sandyholme Holiday Park

The Tank Museum

Located near Bovington, The Tank Museum is the world's biggest collection of tanks with over 600 vehicles plus incredible true stories. We bring the history of tanks to life and have action packed live displays throughout the year

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Portland Bill Lighthouse

Portland Bill Lighthouse guides vessels heading for Portland and Weymouth through the hazardous waters

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Cineworld Cinema

Cineworld Weymouth is a 9 screen cinema situated in the heart of town.

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Sirius Charters

Charter this safe and fast twin engined motor boat for a unique day out from Weymouth

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Weymouth Sealife Park

Adventure Park with over 1,000 incredible creatures from sharks and sea turtles to giant spider crabs and octopus

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Abbotsbury Swannery

The only place in the world where you are able to walk through the heart of a colony of nesting Mute Swans

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Abbotsbury Children’s Farm

A great place for a young family looking for things to do in Dorset. Lots of animals to meet, greet and feed

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Abbotsbury Sub-Tropical Gardens

The Garden is a mixture of formal and informal flowers, world famous for it's Camellia groves and magnolias

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Dorchester Teddy Bear Museum

The Dorset Teddy Bear Museum is Dorchester's unmissable family museum, with Edward Bear and his family.

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Dorchester Terracotta Warriors

A small but inspiring exhibition on the Terracotta Warriors of the First Emperor of China's famous Terracotta Army

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The Dinosaur Museum

The only museum on mainland Britain dedicated to dinosaurs, the award-winning Dinosaur Museum.

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The Plaza Cinema

A small independant two-screen cinema.

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Tutankhamun Exhibition

The Tutankhamun Exhibition features The Golden Mask of Tutankhamun amongst many other wonderful treasures.

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Athelhamption House & Gardens

15th Century Manor House, near Dorchester, Dorset. Enjoy the historic rooms with antique furnishings.

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Henley Hillbillies

Ride a quad bike, shoot a clay pigeon, fly a hovercraft and much more. Open all year round.

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Ruby J Fishing Trips from West Bay

Westbay Charters is available for hire for Boat Fishing/Sea Angling Trips, Dolphin Watching, Sight Seeing etc.

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Lyme Bay RIB Charter

RIBs are fast, fun, safe and always well presented. Available to charter all year round

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Palmers Brewery Tour

The fascinating guided tour starts at 11.00am on every weekday (excl. bank holidays) and lasts for about 2 hours

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Mapperton House & Gardens

Mapperton Gardens is a romantic valley garden deep into a lost Dorset combe among hills and unspoiled countryside

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Llama Trekking

Great fun for all ages, an adventure you will never forget at a very reasonable cost.

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Harry May Fishing Trips

Lyme Regis deep sea fishing trips and mackerel fishing

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Forde Abbey & Gardens

Forde Abbey in Dorset is a treasure in an area already known for its outstanding beauty

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Seaton Tramway

Seaton Tramway operates narrow gauge heritage trams between Seaton, Colyford and Colyton

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Pecorama

Steam Trains, Gardens, Model Railway Exhibition and Indoor & Outdoor Play Areas

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Beer Quarry Caves

This vast man-made complex of underground caverns was created by centuries of quarrying the famous Beer Stone.

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The Donkey Sanctuary

International animal welfare charity, based in the UK, working to protect and care for donkeys and mules.

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Fleet Air Arm Museum

With four exhibition halls, over ninety aircraft and over 2 million records and 30 thousand artefacts

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Haynes Motor Museum

The UK's largest exhibition of the greatest cars from around the world with over 400 amazing cars and bikes

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Wookey Hole Caves

Britain’s most spectacular caves and legendary home of the infamous Witch of Wookey…

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