Things To Do
Weymouth & Portland Activity Providers
Jurassic Trails Cycle Hire provides top quality hybrid bike hire in Weymouth on the newly formed family friendly Jurassic Cycle Trails which run from Overcombe Corner, Preston to Osprey Quay on Portland via the new improved cycleways around Weymouth & Portland.
Jurassic Trails Cycle Hire
Stand Up Paddle Boarding
Stand Up Paddleboarding is an excellent form of fitness whether in swell, flat or calm water. It is great for core stability as well as balance and flexibility. But above all that it is great fun!
Jurassic Coast Activities
Pura Vida Weymouth Watersports
The Official Test Centre
Learn to kite surf in Portland Harbour - from taster days to full three day courses, improvers and one to one tuition - also power kiting, kite buggying and a range of other extreme sports.
Paracademy Extreme Sports Centre
Jurassic Kayak Tours
Jurassic Kayak Tours along Dorset's World Heritage coastline under the supervision of local qualified guides. See the coastline from a different and unique perspective, gaining knowledge of rock formations and marine life.
Flat water windsurfing arenas don’t come much better than Portland Harbour. It has some of the best wind statistics of the south coast of England, is accessible in all wind directions and tide states, and can cater for all abilities.
The Official Test Centre
Whether new to the sport or a returning expert looking to fine tune technique or qualify as an instructor or coach Weymouth Bay & Portland Harbour are the ideal venues to get out on the water to enjoy an exciting and rewarding sport.
Andrew Simpson Sailing Centre
Ideal for groups up to 12 people motor cruisers or yachts can be chartered for a great day out on the water to enjoy sailing along the magnificent Jurassic Coast and visiting the world famous location of Lulworth Cove. Professional skippers look after you and all safety equipment is provided all you need are flat shoes, warm fleece and sun cream.
There are a number of boat trip operators based in Weymouth Harbour with a choice of adrenaline rush RIB rides in Weymouth Bay to 1hr trips around the Portland Harbour and longer trips along the coast.
Weymouth Boat Trips
Weymouth Whitewater – T2
There are outdoor and indoor courts available across Weymouth & Portland.
Greenhill Gardens (Outdoor), Greenhill – 07793 373916
Wey Valley Tennis Centre (Indoor) – 01305 340122
Radipole Gardens (Outdoor) – Free to use
A choice of courses available.
Weymouth Golf Club www.weymouthgolfclub.co.uk 01305 773997
Came Down Golf Club www.camedowngolfclub.co.uk 01305 813494
Wessex Golf Centre (9 Hole & Driving Range) 01305 784737
Lodmoor Pitch & Putt (9 Hole) 01305 769898
10 Pin Bowling
MFA Bowl Weymouth – www.mfabowl.com/weymouth 08432 908935
Weymouth Indoor Bowling Club www.weymouthindoorbowlingclub.co.uk 01305 759106
Weymouth & Melcombe Regis Bowls Club www.weymouthbowlsclub.co.uk 01305 766923
Greenhill Bowling Club 01305 784268
Sealife Centre Tickets – pre book tickets or purchase from the Reception Desk and save £’s
Individual tickets are £12.95
Buy two or more ticket and the rates are reduced to £11.25 per person.
Children under 3 are free of charge.
Tickets include the Sealife Centre and the Viewing Tower on the Esplanade. 7 days to use both attractions
All attractions should be open during the February half term.
Last entry 1 hour before closing time.
Recommend 3 hours for your visit.
Open from 11 am until 4 pm until the 13th February 2015
From 14th February until 1st November opening times are 10 am until 5 pm
Registered disabled is full price, however you will be entitled to admit one free carer with you. Please take along your blue badge. A 2nd carer can go for ½ price.
14 Year old and under need to accompanied by an adults.
11.30 Divine Shark Dinner
12.00 Penguin Play Time
12.30 Turtle Tea Time
13.00 Ravenous Ray Feed
14.00 Otter Tea Time
15.00 Turtle Tea Time
15.30 Super Seal Time
Sealife Viewing Tower
Opening times are:
11 am until 3 pm
1st January – 27th March
2nd November – 31st December
Closed every Tuesday, Wednesday and 25th December 2015. With the exception of the 17th & 18th February 2015.
11 am until 5 pm
28th March – 22 May 2015
1st June – 17th July
14th September – 1st November.
11 am until 6 pm
23rd – 31st May
18th July – 13th September
Ride last approximately 15 minutes.
Tickets for this attraction only from the Tower itself on the day will be from £6.40 each.
Allow at least 30 minutes to queue and ride if you have pre booked your tickets.
Tickets on the day may take longer.
Abbotsbury Farm – Gardens – Swannery
Abbotsbury Farm, Garden and Swannery Tickets – pre book ticket or purchase from the Reception Desk and save £’s. Tickets are valid from day of purchase until 1st November.
Child £13.00 (5-15 years)
Family Saver £39.00 2 adults and upto 3 children. (5-15 years)
The above prices will allow you a passport ticket to all three attractions.
Opening times are:-
Gardens - Dogs are permitted
Open every day except 20th December to 1st January inclusive, 10.00am, to 5.00pm or 4.00pm in winter. Last admission 1 hour before closing.
Child £7.95 (5-15 years)
Farm - Dogs not Permitted
Spring and summer - Open 7 days a week
22nd March until 7th September, 10.00am to 5.00pm.
Autumn – Weekends only 8th September – 24th October, 10.00am to 5.00pm
Half term daily 25th October until 2nd November, 10.00am
to 5.00pm Last admission 1 hour before closing.
Child £7.95 (5-15 years)
Swannery – Dogs not permitted
Open every day from the 22nd March to 2nd November, 10.00am to 5.00pm
Last admission 1 hour before closing.
Child £5.50 (5-15 years)