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Explore the New Forest

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The New Forest has something for everyone to explore, whether taking part in activity, visiting some of the towns and villages or going to one of the visitor attractions. Adults and children can enjoy exploring the forest on a walk or cycling, with many routes all round the area. With a whole variety of activities there is something for all tastes.

The New Forest hosts some fantastic days out visiting attractions like the National Motor Museum at Beaulieu and Peppa Pig World at Paultons Park. The best way in the summer to explore the forest is by the New Forest Tour where you can hop on and off all the routes round the forest.

With so many quaint villages and historic towns there are so many places to explore throughout the New Forest, from the hidden hamlets in the deepest forest to the seaside villages along the coast. 

Enjoy yourself on a day out at a New Forest attraction including theme park, wildlife, museums, gardens and lots more.

Taking a walk or cycle ride through the forest is a must to explore! Although we have a fantastic selection of other activities including horse riding, water sports, golf and loads more New Forest activities...

The New Forest is full of wildlife roaming free and most famous are the New Forest ponies you will see as you travel round the area. Also look out for donkeys, cows, deer, sheep and more.

We have some of the finest places to eat and drink in the New Forest from some quality restaurants, bustling pubs and cosy tea rooms the variety is huge!

For local savings get your 2015 Brand New Forest Card to save money dining out, while shopping, on activities and tons more.

For those of you who enjoying shopping take a trip down the High Streets of our towns and villages. Get your Brand New Forest card to make local savings as you shop.