Southern England

Travel destination guides for Southern England, consisting of the south east, south west regions and Greater London. Located in the south of England, the area is the most populated in the UK and offers visitors with a host of attractions and places of interest. The area includes the south east region consisting of the East & West Sussex, Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Kent Oxfordshire and Surrey. The south west region includes the counties of counties of Bristol, Cornwall, Gloucestershire, Isle of Scilly, Somerset and Wiltshire. Greater London includes the city of London and the 32 inner and outer London boroughs. Learn more about Southern England, local history, heritage and local attractions.

Learn more about the various counties and areas in the Southern England area with our compact guides outlining local regional highlights, attractions & places of interest for visitors. The guides include information on local tourist information centres, local facts & figures, travel & transport, local maps & search, travel related videos & useful travel information & tips for travellers. The region has a mix of landscapes from large cities including the largest in the UK, London offering a wide choice of city attractions, dining and entertainment facilities to smaller towns and villages in more rural locations located in the countryside. The region includes the coastline on England’s south coast with seaside resorts including Brighton, Bournemouth, Poole, Torquay & more.

Notable attractions in Southern England include London and its city attractions including Buckingham Palace, Tower of London, Westminster Palace, Westminster Abbey, London Eye, and Theatreland. Other attractions include the south coast seaside resorts, Eden Project, White Cliffs of Dover, Canterbury Cathedral & World Heritage Site, Leeds Castle, Chichester Cathedral, Arundel Castle, City of Oxford & attractions, Exmoor National Park, Quintock Hills, New Forest, Dartmoor National Park, Cornwall & West Devon Mining Landscape World Heritage Site.

Southern England Quick Facts:

Population: 8,635,000 million (South East England); 5,289,000 million (South West England); 8,173,194 million (Greater London)

Area total: 19,095 sq km (South East England); 23,829 sq km (South West England); 1,572 sq km (Greater London)

Major Cities & Towns: London, Brighton, Southampton, Portsmouth, Canterbury, Reading, Oxford, Bristol, Bournemouth, Plymouth, Exeter, Poole, Salisbury, Weymouth and Gloucester.

Major International Airports: Heathrow, Gatwick, London Luton, London City, Kent, Bournemouth, Southampton, Bristol and Exeter Airports.

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