Swanage is located at the eastern end of the Jurassic Coast, a 95 mile stretch of outstanding geology in between Dorset and East Devon which is a World Heritage Site.
Swanage makes the ideal base for your holiday on the Jurassic Coast, the area has a wide range of attractions.
The Isle of Purbeck offers many sports and activities from a relaxing walk in the countryside to cycle routes for all abilities and for the more adventurous rock climbing and water sports. There is of course our beautiful blue flag sandy beach.
Ride the heritage railway with the 6 mile long line which joins Swanage, Herston Halt, Harmans Cross, Corfe Castle and Nordon Park & Ride with seasonal connection all the way to Wareham.
In the heart of the Isle of Purbeck, Swanage has a year long program of events, ranging from numerous music festivals, Fish Festival, RNLI Lifeboat Week, Pirate Festival and of course the renowned Swanage Carnival Week! Please use the links below for full detail.