red deer and stag
lots to see and do in the New Forest
New Forest landscape
New Forest roaming landscape...
New Forest ponies
New Forest ponies...
afternoon tea chewton glen hotel
dog with ball jumping through heather
great for dogs
explore the ancient woodland

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Things to do

With so much to see and do in the New Forest you'll be spoilt for choice for days out. Whether looking for adventure, discovering some of the New Forest's history or exploring one of the many incredible gardens.

Unwind with a walk in the woodland or heathland. Feeling more energetic? Hire a bike or go horse riding or choose from the varied range of leisure activities then relax over dinner and enjoy the tastes of the forest.

Shopping in the New Forest offers you a fabulous choice throughout the various towns and villages.

Don't forget to check our what's on guide with special events happening in the New Forest every day you're sure to find something that will make your visit even more special.

See the variety of attractions you can visit. From the famous Peppa Pig World at Paultons Park to the National Motor Museum at Beaulieu.
See the variety of activities on offer from cycling and walking to horse riding and water sports.
Be spoilt for choice over the range of places to eat within the New Forest, from cosy pubs, quaint tea rooms and delicious restaurants.
A fabulous choice for shopping in the New Forest offers throughout the various towns and villages.