Denham Golf Club
Distance: 1.03 miles
Visitors to Denham have the opportunity of playing one of Buckinghamshire's premier courses, rich with history and beauty. The club welcome visitors as individuals on a green fee basis or as part of a group with a society package. Please note all visitors should have a valid golf handicap.
Bekonscot Model Village
Distance: 5.86 miles
Discover a wonderful little world tucked away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, Bekonscot Model Village and Railway is the world’s oldest original model village, opening for the first time in 1929. With over 80 years of history, an extensive model railway, 1.5 acres of well kept gardens and finely detailed model buildings it’s a great day out for everyone.
Distance: 8.84 miles
Windsor Castle, the largest and oldest occupied castle in the world, is one of the official residences of Her Majesty The Queen. The Castle's dramatic site encapsulates 900 years of British history. It covers an area of 26 acres and contains, as well as a royal palace, a magnificent chapel and numerous outbuildings. The Castle is used regularly for ceremonial and State occasions. It is here that The Queen often hosts State Visits from overseas monarchs and presidents. St George’s Hall makes a spectacular setting for a State Banquet, when a single table, stretching the length of the hall and seating 160 people, is decorated with porcelain, and silver-gilt from the Royal Collection. Visitors can take in all the lavish décor as well as Queen Anne’s luxurious doll’s house. Celebrating the jubilee, there are also exclusive displays of the Queen in images from over her reign.
Distance: 9.03 miles
Royal Windsor Racecourse is located in Windsor, Berkshire, one of only two figure-of-eight courses in the United Kingdom. The local area has links to horse racing that date back to the time of Henry VIII, but the first race meeting at Royal Windsor did not take place until 1866. With the fabulous island setting on the banks of the River Thames, there is always a warm welcome from the minute you arrive. See their website for details on weekly races and big events.
Distance: 10.66 miles
A fun family day out with all the water fun you can have under one roof, Aqua Splash is home to Planet Ice, the indoor ice skating rink and AquaSplash an exciting indoor water theme park set in a tropical themed Aztec jungle with a total of six exhilarating rides and slides. Exciting features include a space bowl, super flume, tyre ride, drag race, multi slide, falling rapids and lazy river.
Distance: 10.99 miles
Legoland Windsor Resort theme park, aimed at 3-12’s, is an inspirational park where the kids are the heroes. It's a family attraction where the fun never stops and with over 55 interactive rides, live shows, building workshops, driving schools and attractions, all set in 150 acres of beautiful parkland, it’s a unique family experience. Prepare for a soaking on the wet and wild water rides, follow a pirate trail that'll leave you wetter than walking the plank or join a Viking fleet where you'll battle sea monsters and rough waters. Little ones will also love making a splash in the fountains at Waterworks and many interactive rides put you, quite literally, in the driving seat.
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Distance: 12.56 miles
The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew was founded in 1759, and declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2003. As well as being one of London’s top visitor attractions, Kew is also a world leader in plant science and conservation. Their work helps to discover and describe the world’s plant and fungal diversity, safeguard the world's plant life for our future, promote the sustainable use of plants and inspire an appreciation of plants and the environment.
Distance: 12.94 miles
Thorpe Park, the roller coaster and thrill seeking theme park home to Nemesis Inferno, Colossus, The Swarm and the first of its kind in the dark, reverse rollercoaster, is located in Chertsey, Surrey, just off junction 11 on M25. For those wanting an adrenaline fuelled day, look no further for over 25 white-knuckle rides all in one park and an experience not to be forgotten. Book in advance for some great ticket offers for groups and families and check out which ride you will head to first.
Distance: 14.6 miles
There are few sporting venues that can match the rich heritage and history of Ascot Racecourse. For almost 250 years, Royal Ascot has established itself as a national institution and the centrepiece for the British social calendar. Tradition, pageantry, fashion and style all meet in a glorious setting at one of the most beautiful racecourses in the country, offering to visitors an exceptional experience. Take in the expanse of the grand entrance, extensive variety in racing events and the fine dining experience.
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Distance: 17.44 miles
Home to more than 2,500 animals, many of which are endangered in the wild, Whipsnade Zoo has lots to offer. With daily events taking place on site for visitors, including a selection of keeper talks, animal feeds and animal demonstrations, the Zoo’s impressive 600 acre site is the perfect day out in Bedfordshire for people of all ages.