Shop at over 95 designer outlets and eat at one of the 30 cosmopolitan bars and restaurants all landscaped in a historic setting. You're also only a short walk from the Historic Dockyard with a variety of attractions such as Action Stations, Mary Rose, HMS Victory, HMS Warrior etc.
Now soaring up to 170m, the Spinnaker Tower is taller than the London Eye, Blackpool Tower and Big Ben and has already established itself as a national icon for Britain. Situated on the waterfront, it offers amazing 360 degree panoramic views of the south coast and Isle of Wight. Spend the rest of the day enjoying Gunwharf Quay Shopping Centre or visit The Historic Dockyard.
Admission not included. See Spinnaker Tower for prices.
Visit the magnificent historic ships HMS Victory, HMS Warrior 1860 and the Mary Rose as well as the fascinating New Mary Rose Museum opened in 2013, Royal Naval Museum and Action Stations, an interactive attraction on the modern-day Navy.
Admission not included. See Historic Dockyard for prices.
Southsea has over 4 miles of promenade to explore as well as lovely parks. There is also the D-Day Museum with its modern-day counterpart to the Bayeux Tapestry and the Blue Reed Aquarium with animals ranging from local marine species to the hundreds of tropical fish in the gigantic ocean display, complete with underwater tunnel.
* No admission is included *
Back by (Swindon): 19:00; (18:30 22nd July) approx.