Portsmouth & Southsea Attractions
Fast becoming Britain's favourite waterfront destination, Portsmouth is packed with things to do from a mix of history and heritage, specialist shopping, restaurants and bars and a programme of year round of events.
We have selected some of our favourite attractions to give you great ideas for days out.
Combined Travel & Attraction Tickets
Hovertravel offer combined travel and attraction tickets. This gives you great value, all-inclusive discounted tickets for day return travel on the hovercraft, travel by bus to and from the attraction and attraction entrance. Look out for our “Hovertravel Package Pricing” when browsing through the attractions. You can now book and plan your trip in advance online, it couldn't be easier!
Once you have booked, please remember to have your attraction ticket validated at our terminals prior to departure in order to gain entry into the attraction.
Delight the children or the big kid in you to the heady heights of the Spinnaker Tower, the world-famous HMS Victory at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard or walk through the underwater tunnel at the award-winning Blue Reef Aquarium for a fantastic family fun day out.
For centuries this great city has helped shape the nation's history. Visit the Historic Dockyard home to Admiral Lord Nelson's world-famous ship HMS Victory, HMS Warrior 1860 and the pride of Henry VIII's fleet the Mary Rose or enjoy a short walk to Britain's only museum dedicated to the D-Day Landings 1944.
Leisure & Retail
From the waterfront leisure and shopping complex of Gunwharf Quays to the vast retail offering of the Commercial Centre and the boutique centre of Southsea, your retail demands will be easily satisfied. Plus with seafront & historicals walks, Bowling, Cinema, activity swimming pool, a mass of great restaurants and bars and even casino's you'll always be entertained in Portsmouth & Southsea.
Wildlife & Nature
Enjoy the wind in your hair and the sun on your face as you walk along Southsea Seafront and enjoy the sounds and sights of the Solent lapping up on the cobbles. Learn more about the creatures of the sea at the Blue Reef Aquarium just a short stroll from the terminal. Finish your day watching the amazing sunset from Mozzarella Joe's.