things to do in Lyme Regis

Things to do in Lyme Regis

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Discover the best things to do in Lyme Regis

Lyme Regis is nicknamed the pearl of Dorset, known for its white sandy beaches and fossils found in the cliffs. No matter what you desire, you’ll find things to do near Lyme Regis.

Lyme Regis Beaches

There are so many great beaches in Lyme Regis. Monmouth Beach is ideal for fossil hunting, dog walks and just a peaceful moment away from the bustle of Dorset. There’s also the beautiful Lyme Regis Beach which faces a 14th-century harbour and promenade, perfect for a day out with the family.

Lyme Regis Attractions

Visit the iconic Golden Cap along the Jurassic Coast, England’s only natural Heritage Site. This spectacular flat-topped hill is made up of orange sandstone, a unique sight. The Cobb is another popular attraction in Lyme Regis. This pretty, old stoned harbour contains a selection of working boats and overlooks inspiring views of the Dorset coastline.

Lyme Regis restaurants are rich in numbers and variety, many displaying superb coastal views while you eat.

Discover a fine range of Lyme Regis things to do by using our carefully crafted guide…

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  • Golden Cap

    Golden Cap

    Golden Cap Estate

    01297 489481

    This natural World Heritage Site is a stunning flat hilltop made up of orange sandstone, overlooking the iconic Jurassic Coast.

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  • Jurassic Coast, Dorset

    Jurassic Coast

    Covering 95 miles of stunning coastline, from East Devon to Dorset, the fossils and landscapes formed here are from pre-historic times. The Jurasic Coast is also England’s first natural World Heritage Site.

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  • Lyme Regis Beach Feature

    Lyme Regis Beach

    Dog Friendly

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    Lyme Regis Beach sits adjacent to the town’s 14th-century harbour, boasting both sand and pebbles and offering sublime views of the Dorset coast.

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  • Monmouth Beach Lyme Feature

    Monmouth Beach

    Dog Friendly

    Parking Available

    This sandy and pebbled beach stretches for around a mile just south of Lyme Regis town, surrounded by both natural beauty and a far-reaching history.

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  • Lyme Regis, Dorset

    The Cobb

    Standing strong since 1824, this old stoned harbour is one of Lyme Regis’s most popular attractions to witness the spectacular Dorset coast, whilst admiring the modest collection of sailing and fishing boats.

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