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Blackgang Chine

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  • Find Blackgang Chine prices, opening times and book your visit.
  • Book a Go-Taxi or Hire Car to travel to Blackgang Chine.
  • Alternatively Southern Vectis bus services operate from Ryde Esplanade bus station, a few minutes walk from our Ryde terminal. The regular number 9 service goes to Newport and then change to service 6 to Blackgang Chine. Alternatively the Island Coaster serves Blackgang. Please visit Southern Vectis for more information.
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Once you have made your booking with Blackgang Chine, please separately book your Hovertravel flight ticket(s).

Blackgang Chine, the oldest theme park in the UK and one of the most iconic tourist destinations, this year celebrates its 175th anniversary, having first opened its doors in 1843, long beforemany of the mod cons we take for granted today were even invented!

Expect celebrations throughout the year at both Blackgang Chine and its sister park, Robin Hill, to commemorate this mementos event – and be part of a brand new adventure as the story of Blackgang Chine & the Curious Timeboat, unfolds ….

Filled with an electric mix of attractions, magical theme worlds and exciting rides - waterforce water slides, cliff hanger roller coaster and pirate barrel ride - you'll find adventures around every corner, something for all the family.

Blackgang Chine one of the Island’s leading tourist attractions, are open late during the school summer holidays with additional fun and entertainment for the enjoyment of visitors all day and into the night too!

© Photo Visit Isle of Wight, credit Cam of Sam / Visit Isle of Wight