Tourist Attractions in Cowes and the surrounding area.


Cowes is the world famous yachting centre. Once a year The Solent around Cowes is filled with sails during Cowes Week. Cowes is also the starting point and finishing point for the end of the Round the Island Race.

Osborne House


Cowes Week



Southern Vectis Buses: Cowes: Route 1: Newport

                              East Cowes: Route 4: Ryde, Wootton, Osborne House & Whippingham

                                                    Route 5: Newport, Osborne House & Whippingham

Red Funnel Foot Passenger (Cowes), Vehicle (East Cowes)

Chain Ferry: Between Cowes and East Cowes


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