Shanklin Chine is a wooded coastal ravine reaching the sea at the end of the esplanade. Chine is a word for a stream cutting back into a soft cliff. Shanklin Read more [...]
Nearest Things To Do Isle of Wight
Heading to Isle of Wight and looking for something to do or a place to visit. Coast Radar is not just a list of beaches but we bring you the whole Isle of Wight coast including castles, lighthouses, piers, museums, beautiful gardens, seaside towns, National Trust and other heritage properties.
Finding the best things to see and do on a Isle of Wight day out with your family or friends is easy – simply explore the links below, hit the jump to my location button or use the search bar to plan your next Isle of Wight activity.
Totland Bay Pier pier was constructed of a light girder framework on cast iron piles and a timber deck in the late 1870’s. Now in a dilapidated state and its Read more [...]
Ryde Pier was a group of three separate piers: – a promenade pier (now a listed building) – an electric tramway pier (now gone) – and a steam railway pier Read more [...]
Yarmouth lifeboat station was established in 1924 after it moved from Totland Bay. The station operates an all weather lifeboat. Station only open by appointment, shop open daily.
Inshore Lifeboat Centre (ILC) is state-of-the-art RNLI boatyard occupying two acres on the East Cowes bank of the River Medina. The ILC is an internationally renowned centre of excellence for Read more [...]
Nunwell House is set in five acres of tranquil gardens with a stunning historic view overlooking Natural Parkland, Brading Haven, Bembridge Harbour and across the Solent. The House and Garden Read more [...]
Brighstone Shop and Museum is all houses in a neat row of small, traditional, thatched cottages in the village. It sells a variety of goods likes postcards, ad hoc gifts, Read more [...]
Carisbrooke Castle, Isle of Wight’s royal castle is near complete, with battlements, a keep and a museum. Discover why it was famous as a royal prison to Charles I; see Read more [...]
Cowes lifeboat station was founded in 1986 and RNLI took ownership in 2008. Cowes Lifeboat Station is involved in over 40 Search and Rescue (SOR) operations within the Solent from Read more [...]
Bembridge Lifeboat station is a key station strategically situation on the Solent which is known as one of the busiest shipping lanes in English waters. Over 900 lives have been Read more [...]
Cowes Harbour is recognised as one of the premium yachting centres of the world. It is home to the Round the Island Race which is one of the world’s largest yacht Read more [...]
Mottistone Manor Garden is full of surprises set alongside an Elizabethan manor house in a peaceful valley setting. Children’s flowerpot trail, family activity packs and walks to the Long Stone Read more [...]