Things To Do In Wiltshire

Seek South West: Helping You Discover Things to Do in Wiltshire

The tourist destination you visit will determine the diversity of fun activities you can engage in. In the case of Wiltshire, you may never run out of things to do.
Do you fancy sightseeing? Do you crave exotic cuisines? Do you love shopping in lively foreign markets? Or perhaps you are looking for a tourist destination where you can fully enjoy your hobbies using appropriate facilities. Wiltshire accommodates all these fun things to do and more, and Seek South West can help discover all of them.

Things to do – Wiltshire


  1. Longleat Safari & Adventure Park: An animal lovers utopia, experience the thrill of a safari drive that gets you up close to animals than anywhere else. Watch the majestic lions pad past, see the wolf pack hunt in perfect unison and marvel at the magnificence of the white rhino as it thunders past your path. Hop on the Jungle cruise to the gorilla island, meet zebras and giraffes and get inspired as you indulge in this activity suitable for all ages.

Location: Longleat, Warminster, Wilshire, BA12 7NW. Contact: 01985 844400

  1. Stonehenge: One of the world’s misspelt but still famous prehistoric monuments (Stonehedge) was built as a ceremonial statue over 5000 years ago. These stones, some of which were brought from the Preseli Mountains in Wales, weigh over 50 tons a piece. Be amazed with its Visitor Center that lets you get a 360-degree virtual occurrence and also displays a face of an early Neolithic man.

Location: Amesbury, Wiltshire, SP4 7DE. Contact: 0870 333 1181

  1. Old Wardour Castle:Have a fun time with your family or loved ones when you visit Old Wardour Castle, climb the turrets and relive moments from Robin Hood Prince of Thieves, the Hollywood movie sensation that was partly shot here. Take romantic escapes through the castle rooms, enjoy lush picnics under the shade of age old trees and stair over the top of the circular castle stairs to see the surrounding countryside view and miles across the lake.

Location: Near Tisbury, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP3 6RR. Contact: 0370 333 1181

  1. Wiltshire Flying Activities: With a range of flying lessons and activities like parachute jumping, hang-gliding, skydiving and flying available across Wiltshire, Visit the Bannerdown Gliding Club (01380871411) for weekend gliding trial lessons that can be ran by group or as an individual, The Shadow Flight Center (01722410567) for light aircraft training or The Army Parachute Association (01980628250) run by both civilian and military jumpers.
  1. Motorsport Activities: Indulge yourself in Wilshire’s motorsport activities, from motorcycle racing, quad biking, stock car racing, motocross and off road driving. Visit the Drive-Tech Ltd (01249783010) to enjoy a 350m outdoor track or you can visit West Raceway Indoor Karting (08445762420) to see what its like to race around on a 750metre asphalt track.

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SSW Tips: Most bus services don’t make weekend runs, so if visiting, find a hotel that’s close to the places you would like to visit, to make your journey much easier. Call 08457 48 49 50 for information about trains and where they stop or you could visit the National Rail website to find any information you might need.

To begin planning your fun trip to Wiltshire, give us a call.