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Haven Falconry
#1 of 4 Nature & Parks in Ryde
Behind the Havenstreet railway station is a falconry centre offering demonstrations and participation nature walks.
You also get a chances to see the resting birds in their pens alongside well researched information panels Voluntary donations can be made to support the provision anti-poison packs to game parks in Africa to stop...
Monkey Haven Newport 6.1 km away
#1 of 7 Nature & Parks in Newport
We had a fun and educational tour of the park with loads of kid-friendly activities as well as close encounters with an owl and a boa constrictor for all the children (and also the adults!)
Marmosets are so cute We spent 2 hours here A great park for over 5s that my girls enjoyed We loved the monkey supper time Watching the monkeys eat and the talk was great.
The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary Ventnor 3.6 km away
#1 of 6 Nature & Parks in Ventnor
This has happend in just over a year and as I said, they volunteers and staff here are awesome, from Derek and Trish to Elaine who ran the donkey grooming with my 7 year old son, to Lynette in the car park and Cha...
Over 90 donkeys to look at, lovely little cafe really lovely day loads of space to park Volunteers I spoke to have great passion and answered questions when I asked them All in all worth a visit rain or shine
Godshill Model Village Godshill 3.8 km away
#1 of 2 Nature & Parks in Godshill
Godshill, a small village but has plenty of quaint souvenir shops,the Model Village is well worth a visit at an entry price of £4.50 for seniors it is worth every penny, AND the car park is free, excellent day out
Godshill is easy to reach by car and there is a large (free) car park located in the village near to the ‘Old Smithy’ open during the day, but this is much reduced in size during the evening when spaces become sca...
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Steephill Cove Beach Ventnor 7.7 km away
#2 of 6 Nature & Parks in Ventnor
... appear that you cannot drive here and so makes it a bit of a hidden gem being off the normal tourist trail (we later found that you can park in the Ventnor Botanical Gardens car park for £5 and visit the cove).
You can park at the Botanic Gardens up on the main road (free if you combine it with a visit to the gardens) or walk the steep in places coast path along from Ventnor.
Steve's Beach Sandown 4.8 km away
#1 of 6 Nature & Parks in Sandown
Yaverland Beach Sandown 5.9 km away
#2 of 6 Nature & Parks in Sandown
Fantastic sandy beach with stunning views to Culver Cliff and out into Sandown bay.Plenty of beach at both high and low tide and a handy cafe and car park nearby.
Brilliant beach, easy to park and the bonus is that dogs are permitted on a section all year round.
Ryde Beach
#2 of 4 Nature & Parks in Ryde
This is such a lovely beach, always kept clean, nice walks along the promenade with cafes both ends and within the park, there is a wooded area if you want to escape the beach which is good for picnics, always som...
There is loads to do, a lovely stretch of beach, restaurants of all kinds, bowling alley, children's entertainment, playgrounds, dog friendly part of the beach, lovely park for walks, bus station for easy access t...
Ventnor Park and Putting Green Ventnor 7.2 km away
#3 of 6 Nature & Parks in Ventnor
Ventnor Park is s ecluded part of Ventnor with suprises at all levels - the planting, trees, bird aviory, evening lights and the wal to the cliff top is enchanting.
If you are able bodied, there are beautiful walks all around and within the park, with views out over the sea, and there is also an outdoor gym with a decent range of equipment.
Appley Beach
#3 of 4 Nature & Parks in Ryde
Lovely to walk out on the safe sands when tide is out, just a stones throw from the beach is Puckpool park where there are more toilets, another cafe, tennis, crazy golf, pitch n' putt, plus all the old fort to ex...
We are lucky enough to live in Ryde, so get to enjoy this beach and the adjoining Appley Park behind it on a regular basis.
Shanklin Beach Shanklin 4.6 km away
#1 of 3 Nature & Parks in Shanklin
we stayed in shanklin and used the beach most days it is very clean easy to park and there is a cliff lift which is good if you are walking
Family friendly, nice place to spend the day ️ Parking gets busy but lots of spaces and car park further down esplanade.
Rylstone Gardens Shanklin 4.7 km away
#2 of 3 Nature & Parks in Shanklin
Lovely park with plenty of seating you can relax or in summer listen to entertainment provided free of charge a lovely tea rooms with home made cakes and keep the children happy with a round of crazy golf in an en...
... stop for lunch as they do the best bacon sandwich in shanklin and it's great for the kids as the can okay the crazy golf or just run around the park safely I shall be returning for my next bacon sandwich
Shanklin Chine Shanklin 4.7 km away
#3 of 3 Nature & Parks in Shanklin
... lovely touch of glowing fairy stones for children and the Chine's amazing lighting and great surprising views and displays of historical nature were stimulating for young and old, especially on a balmy evening.
Very beautiful nature park with waterfalls, great views and romantic hidden paces.
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Amazon World Zoo Park Sandown 0.3 km away
#3 of 6 Nature & Parks in Sandown
The first visit was amazing - the animals were all active and interesting, lots of different animals to see, all seemingly well kept, keepers were informative and friendly, kids liked the play park and I'd recomme...
There are amazon themed rope adventure play parks outside with a separate bit for younger children and a bigger bit for the more adventurous and the actual animal bit is great.
Isle of Wight Zoo Sandown 5.6 km away
#4 of 6 Nature & Parks in Sandown
Zoo tour was fantastic with the tour guide being very knowledgeable about the whole range of animals at the park.
Well worth a visit and pack your beach gear because you can park all day for £3 and hop across to the beach to cool down.
Ryde Harbour
#4 of 4 Nature & Parks in Ryde
Butterfly World and Fountain World Wootton 6.4 km away
#1 of 1 Nature & Parks in Wootton
It was lovely to experience again the relaxing environment with the wonder of nature flying all around.
Nature is Beautiful
Ventnor Botanic Garden Ventnor 7.7 km away
#4 of 6 Nature & Parks in Ventnor
Really enjoyed this visit as love seeing and finding out about new plants - purchased a few from the shop - also like the informal (rather than unnaturally fussy) nature of the garden!
There is a decent park for the children to play in and a vast array of foreign and interesting plants, trees and flowers.
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Puckpool Park Seaview 9.7 km away
#1 of 2 Nature & Parks in Seaview
a favourite of ours, lovely walks, nice cafe, great play park for the kids, small crazy golf course, also near the beach
Lovely park, great for kids, interesting historically and leads to a smashing beach and cafe.
Bonchurch Landslip Bonchurch 6.8 km away
#1 of 1 Nature & Parks in Bonchurch
There is a beautiful café near the car park with sea views that is a welcome reward after the steep hike up endless steps!
We parked at the landslip carpark and walked down through the devils chimney and then followed the coastal path all the way to Ventnor walking back to the car park along the main road.
Isle Of Wight Coastal Footpath Isle of Wight, UK 12.2 km away
#15 of 50 Nature & Parks in Isle of Wight
Though difficult to reach sections we have been doing loops from various car parks or using the trains at ryde.
The path is clearly marked most of the way around...the only time I went slightly astray was in Thorness Bay holiday park where there are old and new (conflicting) posts...but this may be someone having a Saturday...
Parkhurst Forest Newport 8.0 km away
#3 of 7 Nature & Parks in Newport
its a forest, free to park, you can walk the tracks for miles or just a short track.kids
There's a decent, natural skate park too.
Alverstone Mead Nature Reserve Sandown 2.3 km away
#5 of 6 Nature & Parks in Sandown
Many thanks to the volunteers who look after this nature reserve.
I thought there would be a car park but the road says you can't drive cars down it, so we abandoned our car on a grass verge and walked down.
Allendale Equestrian Centre Godshill 3.7 km away
#2 of 2 Nature & Parks in Godshill
Ager Farm Nursery Newchurch 0.3 km away
#1 of 1 Nature & Parks in Newchurch
Nunwell House and Gardens Isle of Wight, UK 5.1 km away
#35 of 50 Nature & Parks in Isle of Wight
Ventnor Beach Ventnor 7.2 km away
#6 of 6 Nature & Parks in Ventnor
Mottistone Gardens Brighstone 14.8 km away
#1 of 2 Nature & Parks in Brighstone
... time to visit so would return to see the gardens at a more leisurely pace .. there is drop off point for people with mobility issues as there are steep Steps from the car park to the the start of the gardens .
Take the footpath that runs adjacent to the car park and climb to the top of the downs for some fantastic views across the southern coast.
Church Litten Park Newport 7.7 km away
#5 of 7 Nature & Parks in Newport
If you are visiting the Town of Newport then this small park is a place to visit and chill out, there is some history information of this park which can be found on the monument on the north side by the library.
Church Litten Park is a nice place to sit in the sun on a summers day and enjoy an el fresco sandwich, purchased from Town Choice Café just across the road.
Island Harbour Marina Newport 8.5 km away
#6 of 7 Nature & Parks in Newport
There is a lovely restaurant on site called Breeze which is reasonable priced, and a park for children.