60 days in Dorset Itinerary

60 days in Dorset Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bridport
— 12 nights
2
Isle of Portland
— 14 nights
3
Swanage, Isle of Purbeck
— 14 nights
4
Bournemouth
— 17 nights

12
nights
Bridport

Bridport ©
Bridport is a market town in Dorset, England, situated approximately 1.5mi inland from the English Channel near the confluence of the small River Brit and its tributary the Asker. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bridport: Uplyme Church (in Uplyme), Sherborne (Acreman Street Antique Centre, Sherborne Castle & Gardens, &more) and Dorchester (Hardy's Monument & Clay Pigeon Raceway). There's much more to do: get outside with fossilwalks.com, enjoy the sand and surf at Charmouth Beach, explore the activities along West Bay Harbour, and get a new perspective on nature at Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Bridport trip planner.

San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina to Bridport is an approximately 30-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Argentina Standard Time (ART) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 3 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Isle of Portland.

Things to do in Bridport

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lyme Regis, Sherborne, Dorchester, Beaminster, Hambledon Hill
Find places to stay Jun 18 — 30:
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Golden Cap Estate ©
Golden Cap Estate
The Tunnel Target Sports Centre ©
The Tunnel Target Sports Centre
Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre ©
Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre

14
nights
Isle of Portland

Isle of Portland ©
Isle of Portland is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn about all things military at Castletown D-Day Centre, enjoy the sea views from Portland Bill Lighthouse, admire the natural beauty at Easton Gardens, and take an in-depth tour of The Grove Prison Museum.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Isle of Portland itinerary builder site.

You can travel from Bridport to Isle of Portland in an hour. On the 14th (Tue), you'll travel to Swanage.

Things to do in Isle of Portland

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife
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Castletown D-Day Centre ©
Castletown D-Day Centre
Portland Bill Lighthouse ©
Portland Bill Lighthouse
Portland Museum ©
Portland Museum

14
nights
Swanage, Isle of Purbeck

Swanage ©
Swanage is a coastal town and civil parish in the south east of Dorset, England. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Swanage: Lulworth Cove (in West Lulworth), Moreton (St Nicholas' Church Graveyard & Saint Nicholas Church) and Sculpture by the Lakes (in Dorchester). There's much more to do: get outside with Fore/Adventure, identify plant and animal life at Durlston Country Park, don't miss a visit to Old Harry Rocks, and see the interesting displays at Langton Matravers Museum of the Stone Industry.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Swanage trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by journey from Isle of Portland to Swanage takes 1.5 hours. July in Swanage sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bournemouth.

Things to do in Swanage

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Wareham, Corfe Castle, West Lulworth, Moreton, Dorchester
Find places to stay Jul 14 — 28:
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Fore/Adventure ©
Fore/Adventure
Old Harry Rocks ©
Old Harry Rocks
StudlandBeachandNatureReserve ©
StudlandBeachandNatureReserve

17
nights
Bournemouth

Bournemouth ©
Bournemouth is a large coastal resort town on the south coast of England directly to the east of the Jurassic Coast, a 155km World Heritage Site. Get out of town with these interesting Bournemouth side-trips: Abbotsbury (Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens & Abbotsbury Swannery), Weymouth (Sandworld Sculpture Park, Weymouth Harbour, &more) and Dorchester (Maiden Castle, Barcleys bank, &more). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Bournemouth Beach, explore the world behind art at Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum, get outside with RockReef Adventure Activity Attraction, and see the interesting displays at Bournemouth Natural Science Society.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Bournemouth trip maker tool.

You can drive from Swanage to Bournemouth in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bournemouth

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Weymouth, Poole, Wimborne Minster, Dorchester, Sandy Cristel
Find places to stay Jul 28 — Aug 14:
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Bournemouth Beach ©
Bournemouth Beach
Room Escape Games
Lower Gardens ©
Lower Gardens

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