Hampshire is a county located in south-east England, right on the English Channel coast. With the perfect blend of city, stunning beaches and countryside, Hampshire is the ideal family day out.
Renowned for its famous writers Jane Austen and Charles Dickens, who called this county home, as well as its long maritime history; Hampshire has a rich and vibrant history. Boasting two of Europe's largest ports, Portsmouth and Southampton, you won't be short of things to do in Hampshire.
With gorgeous natural landscapes like Hampshire Downs, Hampshire Farms and two beautiful National Parks South Downs National Park and the New Forest National Park, Hampshire is perfect for nature lovers and those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life. There are an array of exciting events to discover throughout the year from festivals, arts, music, culture, sports and much more.
Hampshire has excellent transport links. The major cities of Southampton and Portsmouth are both under two hours by train and car from London.