Corfe Castle: Discover the rich history that is imbued into the ruins of Dorset’s Corfe Castle, from the sibling struggle more than 1000 years ago. This was once the strongest fortress in Europe.
Swanage Railway: The award-winning Swanage Railway is Dorset´s premier preserved steam railway. It currently operates on the six miles of track between Swanage and Norden, through the beautiful Isle of Purbeck, passing the magnificent ruins of Corfe Castle.
Brownsea Island: The history of the island, which is just one and a half miles long, is told in the interesting wildlife centre which details past owners of the island. there are kids’ nature and smuggling trails and wonderful walks through red-squirrel inhabited woods.
Monkey World - Ape Rescue Centre: Home of Spanish beach chimpanzees, Monkey World, set in 65 acres of beautiful Dorset woodland. These days there are more than 250 primates of more than 20 different species and the site is now the largest of its kind in the world.