Magnificent! That’s the first word you will say when you visit Hengistbury Head. This site is often referred as the historic headland of Bournemouth and is also considered as an important site in terms of archeology. It lies between Bournemouth and Mudeford and extends out to the English Channel. According to many travel portals, this headland is considered as a prominent site for exploring wildlife. Walk up to the edge of the headland and you get to see beautiful beaches from a distance, spread right in front of your eyes. Don’t overlook the striking view across the New Forest, Isle of Wight and Purbecks. The best part of this tourist site is, it is accessible for individuals belonging to different age groups.
A great place for a day out whether you are walking or cycling!
- Free entry.
Visitor center –
- Easter to the end of October: 10am – 5pm.
- Beginning of November to Easter: 10am – 4pm.
- Yellow Bus – 33 to Harbour Road and follow Broadway.
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95% of people who visit Bournemouth include Hengistbury Head in their plan
3 PM - 4 PM
46.58% of people start their Hengistbury Head visit around 3 PM - 4 PM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Hengistbury Head
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Hengistbury Head
Great walks anytime of the year
Beautiful scenery and views
Natural park and beach