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Welcome to Southampton

Known for its well-preserved medieval city walls; 12th-century Tudor House Museum; and for being the Titanic’s departure port, maritime Southampton has played a key role in English history for millennia. But this isn’t a city that resides in the past. In fact, there are plenty of things to do in Southampton, which enjoys a lively reputation thanks to cutting-edge museums such as Sea City, a thriving Cultural Quarter, and a sizable student population. Its proximity to the New Forest National Park, the Isle of Wight, and Stonehenge is an additional advantage.

Top 3 attractions in Southampton

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Highclere Castle

Highclere Castle

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A neo-Gothic masterpiece, Highclere Castle is best known for doubling as Downton Abbey in the much-loved TV series of the same name. The turreted, sandstone mansion was created by Sir Charles Barry, the architect behind England’s Houses of Parliament. The site upon which it stands has been in the hands of the Carnarvon family since the 17th century, and the Earl and Countess of Carnarvon now welcome the public to explore the lavishly decorated interior, the Egyptian Exhibition, and the 1,000-acre (405-hectare) Capability Brown–designed grounds.More
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Port of Southampton

Port of Southampton

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The Port of Southampton is the UK's most frequented cruise port, welcoming some of the largest cruise ships in the world, including those owned by Cunard, P&O, and Royal Caribbean. The port also runs passenger ferries to the Isle of Wight and across the channel to France, as well as serves as the gateway to London and wider South East England.More
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Solent Sky Museum

Solent Sky Museum

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Including an original Spitfire, Sandringham flying boat, and 1920s seaplane, the Solent Sky Museum’s vintage collection encapsulates Southampton’s unique aviation history. A fun choice for aircraft experts and plane-crazy kids alike, the volunteer-run museum offers a personalized learning experience off the city’s beaten track.More

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Southampton Cruise Terminals to London Private Arrival Transfer
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Southampton To London Private Transfer Service
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Southampton Port Arrival Transfer to Heathrow Airport
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Private cruise arrival from Southampton to London or airport
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Southampton Cruise Terminal to London Via Stonehenge
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Post Cruise Private Transfer Southampton to London via Stonehenge
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New Forest Day Out Private Tour from Southampton
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Southampton to Gatwick via Attraction of your choice (Stonehenge, Windsor etc)
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