Portsmouth Vacation Packages
London, the national capital, is located 65 miles (105 kilometers) northeast of Portsmouth, while Southampton is 15 miles (24 kilometers) to the northwest.
During your walking tour of Portsmouth, you can’t miss the historic places of worship. The St. John's Cathedral and the Cathedral of St. Thomas are two of Portsmouth’s most popular examples. Enjoy the reverential atmosphere at these special places.
Sometimes awe-inspiring, sometimes beautifully romantic, the fortresses and castles in this country are always excellent to explore. The old Portchester Castle, a unique local landmark, reflects how members of the nobility lived behind these walls and protected their townships from invaders.
The ecological havens surrounding Portsmouth show visitors the animals and plants that exist in the region. Hike around the grounds of Farlington Marshes and enjoy your escape from the urban streets.
If you are keen to learn more about settlement and military history, tour the historical forts and other defense structures dotted around this area. The Fort Nelson played an important role in keeping out enemy armies over the centuries, but today welcomes visitors from all corners of the globe.