Green Tourism in the New Forest
People who live here will tell you that The New Forest is a unique working landscape, with many secrets to discover. The best way to reveal The New Forest's hidden gems and to truly appreciate the sights, sounds and smells of the forest is to get out there and explore! The New Forest is easily reached by train, being only 90 minutes from London Waterloo! So try leaving your car at home and head out on foot, bicycle or on horseback to get a more intimate feel of the forest, its coastlines and villages. A number of Green Leaf accommodation providers even offer discounts or incentives for car-free guest so be sure to ask before you book! The New Forest is also blessed with local produce so be sure to try New Forest Marque food and the New Forest Breakfast.
We are all working hard to make The New Forest a greener destination so please play your part by looking for the Green Leaf!