Dorset Visitor Guides

Dorset holidays are always memorable and offer a wide selection of experiences to try during your break. Whether you are visiting with family, friends, or someone special, our Dorset visitor guides will help you make the most of your time in the county.

Dorset is full of great visitor attractions which offer superb days out that everyone in your party will enjoy. Whether you are looking for outdoor walks, somewhere to visit as a family, or for a festival for everyone, you will find it in Dorset. Use our extensive things to do guide to plan your holiday in Dorset and make the most of your time in the county.


For food buffs who wish to explore some of the best food and drink offerings that the UK has to offer, Dorset is a great place to visit with a wealth of cafes, tea rooms, and restaurants to discover. Alongside finding the best places to dine including Michelin starred restaurants and renowned fish and chips, you will also find unique dishes such as the Dorset knob, for which there is a whole festival.

For those who are looking to explore the southern areas of Dorset for the fantastic array of beaches that can be found there, our Dorset beach guide is a great place to discover them and find your favourite. Discover the best beaches for surfing in the county or for relaxing upon bathing in the sunshine. Beaches such as Lyme Regis are also great for fossil hunting along the Jurassic Coast and offer an insight into the history of the county.

For an overall insight into the county, our Dorset guide offers in depth information about the history of the county featuring famous connections, weather information, and transport links.

Ultimately, be inspired by our Dorset visitor guides and enjoy an unforgettable holiday in the county. Be sure to also view our blog to find out about the latest news and events.

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