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Dorset is packed with things to do for absolutely everyone. From fun, family packed adventures through to romantic ideas for couples. Almost every holiday theme is catered for in Dorset from cycling holidays to watersports, from relaxing beach holidays to historic castles and forts to explore. Below our Dorset things to do guide offers a whole host of things to do, themed holiday ideas, events, beach guides, food and restaurant guides, walk routes and lots more. We frequently add to the list with new events, sights, scenic places to explore, festivals, days out and so forth.

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30th May 2019

From Boat To Beach: Fishing In Weymouth

Weymouth is a world-renowned fishing destination, with anglers travelling from far afield to fish its waters. Surrounded by sweeping...

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20th May 2019

7 Wonderful Things To Do On The Isle Of Portland

Completely different to the rest of Dorset, the Isle of Portland is full of rugged charm. Sat right on...

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15th April 2019

Don’t run indoors, run with White Star Running

White Star Running are organising interesting, fun, challenging and affordable runs for all ages and abilities. They work and...

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Activities Cherry Blossom in Dorset
5 months ago

Ideas for you to celebrate Mother’s Day in Dorset

Mother’s Day in Dorset Whether you’re looking for something creative, relaxing or a spot of luxury this Mother’s Day...

Activities Flowers in bloom
6 months ago

Celebrate Spring in Dorset: Activities, Attractions & Festivals

Spring in Dorset has officially arrived and we can’t wait to share all the exciting things you can do...

7 months ago

A Great Day Out for Dogs in West Dorset

Maximize your time (and fun!) with your dog in West Dorset using our handy morning to afternoon day guide....

Activities bird watching in dorset
12 months ago

Top 6 Places To Go Bird Watching In Dorset

Bird watching in Dorset is an increasingly popular activity, thanks to the frequented visits of unusual species. Often referred...

Activities Pirates of Pavilion show
1 year ago

Coming up this August bank holiday weekend in Dorset.

  With the summer holidays drawing to a close there is still time to enjoy a whole host of...

1 year ago

Dig into the Jurassic Coast’s rich history with some fossil hunting.

With the Jurassic Coast currently making a staring role on Tv, there is no better time to explore this...