160. Cowes, Isle of Wight United Kingdom
The Isle of Wight is a fascinating island and the main town of Crowe is the place where the ferries from Southampton which is on the mainland of the United Kingdom arrives. Its a small quaint town to explore. So let’s go explore it.
Crowe, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom is located at the northern central part of the Isle of Wight. It’s the closest point of the island to Southampton. The island is located off the southern coast of England between England and France.
How To Get Here
Take the trains to Southampton station then take a local bus or the shuttle bus to the Ferry port. From there take the ferry to the island. You can use National Rail or Trainline.com to book tickets to Southampton.
The nearest major airport is Southampton Airport (SOU). You may also fly into any of the UK major airports though and then take a train to Southampton, then the local bus or the special bus to the ferry terminal.
The following airlines serve theSouthampton Airport (SOU):
Aer Lingus (EI), aurigny channel islands (GR), BMI Regional (BM), Eastern Airways (T3), flybe. (BE), KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KL) and Volotea (V7).
If you are already in the region you can take the drive. Just use a service like Google Maps for directions. Remember they drive on the left here.
Take the Red Funnel ferry to the island. Journey times is about 55 minutes.
Where To Stay
There’s a Best Western located in Cowes as well as a few other local properties. You may also stay in Southampton where you will find other major chains. You can just take the ferry to the island.
Where To Eat
There are a few restaurants in Cowes even an Indian food place. Just walk around until you find something that will satisfy your palate.
What To Do
==>> Here is a list of things to do from Trip Advisor.
==>> Check out some tours from Viator.
==>> Lonely Planet has some additional information.
Language: British English
Currency: Pound Sterling (GBP)
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