Calling all island hoppers, beach lovers and adventure seekers! Britain has over 18,000 miles (30,000km) of coastline to explore: from idyllic soft sands and vibrant seaside resorts, to wild nature reserves filled with puffins, dolphins and adrenaline thrills. Wherever you’re heading, here’s where to splash, surf, scuba, swim – and perhaps even sunbathe – on Britain’s shores.
Top coast destinations to visit
All coast destinations
Things to do on the coast
Still not sure where to go?
Fancy dancing ’til dawn at a festival, exploring our mighty national parks, or getting out and about on two wheels? Britain’s rural regions are ripe for adventure…