Whether you are seeking inspiration for a family day out, or you are visiting the UK for the first time, there are so many great things to do in the UK. This list of the top 10 places to visit in Britain has something for everyone, from fun-filled days out to historic sightseeing. Enjoy!
Best Places To See Around Great Britain
If thrills and spills is your thing, a visit to Alton Towers will get the adrenalin pumping. Alton Towers is the UK's most popular theme park and boasts many white knuckle rides and roller-coasters as well as lots of other great attractions to entertain and enthrall the whole family.
Famous for being the 'first drive through safari park outside of africa', Longleat is 9,000 acres of safari wilderness situated in the countryside of Wiltshire, England.
Here you and your family will be able to sit in the safety of your own vehicle as you get up close with lions, tigers, monkeys, elephants and much more.
Witness this awe-inspiring, ancient monument that continues to puzzle and amaze archaeologists to this day. Built over 3500 years ago and one of the most famous places in the world to visit, there are many speculations as to why Stonehenge was built.. go and decide for yourself.
The Eden Project
The Eden Project is host to the "World's largest rain forest in captivity" and features jungles, waterfalls and plant life from all around the world all contained in huge bio-domes. It's a spectacular place to visit and as-well as its amazing gardens also features many other events and activities such as live music gigs and educational events.
A huge and very deep freshwater loch situated in Britain's Scottish Highlands and, some say, home to the famous 'Loch Ness Monster'. An absolutely beautiful area to see and experience, and don't forget your binoculars if you want to catch a glimpse of Nessie.
Snowdonia is a national park in Wales and home to the biggest mountains in the UK. Even if you're not the climbing and hiking type it is a place of awesome beauty and has many other things to do and see such as family attractions and outdoor activities.
There are many famous castles in Britain but not many are as magnificent as Warwick Castle. An excellent, medieval day out for the whole family, take in the sights of this breath-taking fortress and witness medieval shows, demonstrations and much more.
The New Forest
If you're looking to experience nature at some of its finest then look no further than the New Forest. The New Forest is in southern England and is a huge area of stunning woodland and wildlife. A fascinating area to see and explore.
Surfing In Newquay
Keen to pay Britain's beautiful coastline a visit? Why not take a surfing trip down to Newquay in Cornwall. Newquay is the UK's surfing capital and is home to some stunning beaches where you can learn how to surf. Newquay has plenty to offer in the way of days out or weekends away, whether it be the surfing and nightlife, attractions such as the Sea Life Centre and the Zoo or just exploring the rugged coastline and beaches.
With a great historic house to explore, acres of stunning gardens, a farmyard full of animals to meet and a huge adventure playground for the kids you really can't go wrong with a trip to Chatsworth House. As-well as these attractions you'll also find a great variety of events and fairs that are regularly held there.
There are so many great things to do in the UK, I just hope my list of top 10 places to visit in britain comes in handy and leads to some awesome times for you all.
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