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Top 10 Outdoor Attractions

Written by Lottie


Let’s go on an outdoor adventure for thrills, sights and sun,
Which are perfect for all the family to have lots of fun!
From Cheddar Gorge, GoApe and Thames River Services too,
You’ll be spoilt for choice this summer with all this waiting for you!

Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar, Somerset

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Credit: Cheddar Gorge

Explore these spectacular caves with their stalagmites and stalactites, plus find out how these wonders of nature were created during the time of the Ice Age! Hop on board the open top tour bus to see spectacular views of the stunning gorge or follow the three mile cliff top walk with a picnic. BOOK HERE.

Thames River Services, London

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Take the family on a fantastic return cruise to and from many piers located on the River Thames! You’ll get to see Cutty Sark, The O2 Arena, Tower Bridge, Tower of London, The London Eye, Big Ben, The Shard and plenty more! BOOK HERE.

GoApe! Various Locations

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Swing, zip, balance and jump your way through the trees on the Tree Top Adventure courses, suspended high above the forest floor. Younger adventurers will love Tree Top Junior, a lower and easier version. BOOK HERE.

 Up at The O2, London

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This day out with a difference gives you the chance to climb one of London’s most iconic landmarks and you can enjoy stunning views over London once you get to the top! There’s a guide who will be with you all the way to give you some fascinating facts about all of the amazing sights you’ll see!  BOOK HERE.

New Forest Water Park, Fordingbridge, Hampshire

With activities such as kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, wake-boarding, and inflatable banana & tyre rides, there’s sure to be something to do for all of your active little monkeys!  The waterpark also offers camping and you can even hire a tent if you don’t have one. Find out more.

 The Lost Gardens of Heligan, Pentewan, Cornwall

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With over 200 acres of beautiful botanical gardens to explore, you and your budding little gardeners be spoilt for choice! Be sure to check out the jungle, where you will find a host of vibrant foliage, terrific trees, exotic plants and breath-taking views! Find out more.

Puzzlewood, Colefood, Gloucestershire

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Come and explore your way through fourteen acres of amazingly ancient woodland, where you’ll discover some fascinating yew trees, bridges, lookouts and twisted rocks! As well as the mazes, you’ll see some fantastic animals, from ponies, pygmy goats and more! Find out more.

Camp Bestival, Lulworth

27th – 30th July
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Credit: Camp Bestival

What better way to head outdoors than for this family friendly festival? Get the glitter and air guitars ready as this year’s theme is ‘Pop Stars & Rock Stars’! Kid’s will love joining in with the GIANT disco, watching the cast from ‘The School of Rock’ perform their guitar‐shredding, bass‐slapping music, plus all the usual fun from TV favourites Dick & Dom, Mr Maker and of course… Mr Tumble! BOOK HERE.

BeWilderwood, Norwhich

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This adventure park is based on the book ‘A Boggle at BeWILDerwood’ by local children author Tom Blofeld! Make your way around to find bridges, slides, crocklebogs, tree houses, zip wires, jungle bridges, storytelling, boat trips and walks through marshes! Find out more.

 Bullsworth Skirmish Paintball, Lingfield, Surrey

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Within these fifty acres of wonderful woodland you will find some fantastic game zones for you or the kids to battle it out in a game of paintball, including the Mexican Fortress, A Bridge Not Too Far and Pirates Not Of The Karribean! Find out more.

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