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$12.66 Sightseeing Tickets & Passes

Emirates Spinnaker Tower Portsmouth Admission Ticket

Your journey starts on the ground floor with an animated film show.  Explore the main stories and personalities that make Portsmouth the Great Waterfront City it is today.Then take a high speed lift to view deck one, 100 meters above sea level. Experience the stunning 350 panoramic view over the Solent and beyond. Explore over 1700 years of history and the secrets of the view with interactive touch screens, available in multiple languages.Venture across the amazing glass Sky Walk, high above the harbour - if you dare! Then take to the helm of our rib boat simulator and race your friends and family.Next head up to The Clouds Cafe, 105 meters above the Harbour, and relax with a coffee and cake whilst enjoying the breathtaking scenery (subject to availability). Finally climb to the highest open air viewing level and experience the refreshing sea breeze in your hair!Back on ground level, you have the option to purchase a souvenir photo and browse our souvenir and gift shop. Your ticket is valid all day (subject to opening hours) so you can return to the view decks at any time to enjoy the changing views. The Waterfront Café is ideally located, right on the water, to offer a range of hot & cold meals and snacks. Emirates Spinnaker Tower is located within Gunwharf Quays shopping outlet, offering great shopping and leisure before or after your visit.

$356.90 Multi-day & Extended Tours

3-day Isle of Wight and the Southern Coast Small-Group Tour from London

Day 1:  Leave London and head to the sunny, southern Isle of Wight. First, you travel to the ancient port-city of Portsmouth. This bustling spot blends modern marvels with centuries of sea-faring stories. You can grab a bite to eat here before your guide picks you up and takes you to the ferry at Gunwharf Terminal; it takes less than an hour and there’s plenty of onboard refreshments. Your first stop on the Isle of Wight is the important religious site of Quarr Abbey. The building here is beautiful and combines French, Byzantine and Moorish designs. Then, you get to meet some real local heroes. You visit the Bembridge Lifeboat station, where the crew rescue troubled lives out at sea every year. Time to give them a salute. In the evening, you arrive at the unforgettably quaint village of Shanklin in time for an early dinner. Perhaps it’s time to try the seafood? Day 2: Today, you’re going to discover the unmissable highlights of the Isle of Wight. You eat breakfast and then venture to the Yarborough Monument. This is the tallest monument on the island and celebrates the life of a wealthy earl from the 19th century. You continue to a photo-stop at the beautiful views of endless green fields at Brading Downs and then head to Osborne House which was Queen Victoria’s holiday home and as you explore the Italian-style building, you discover pristine green gardens, ornate golden rooms and historically fascinating artefacts. Afer that magnificent man-made marvel, it’s time to see the Isle of Wight’s most beautiful natural wonder, the Needles. These sharp white stacks that stick out of the ocean are beautiful to behold. You can hop on a boat to get close to them and venture to an old defensive battery that’s nearby. Your last stop today is at the cliffs of St. Catherine’s Down. As the sun starts to set, these epic cliffs and green valleys look stunning. You travel back to Shanklin in time for dinner.Day 3: It’s the final day. But cheer up, because we’ve saved some of the best sights for today. In the morning, you say goodbye to Shanklin and head on the ferry back to Portsmouth. Now that you’ve reacquainted yourself with the mainland, we take you to one of England’s most history-soaked cities, Winchester. But visiting Winchester isn’t easy, because there’s almost too much to do. There’s a glorious cathedral, an ancient mill, cute cafes and more than enough museums. After you’ve studied up on the history of England, we’re going to visit the home of one of the world’s most popular gins, Bombay Sapphire. It’s not just the booze that’s brilliant at the Laverstoke Mill, the exhibition and Victorian architecture are as interesting as they are beautiful. Once you’ve had enough of the tipple, it’s time to head home. You have a small refreshment stop at the riverside town of Henley-on-Thames before arriving in London in the evening.

$57.56 Day Trips & Excursions

Isle of Wight from Bournemouth Full-Day Tour

Your full day tour will depart from a centrally located meeting point in Bournemouth near to the Train Station and you will arrive in Portsmouth at approximately 10.00am. Departure on ferry to Isle of Wight at 11:00 - 11:45 arrival on the island were we will begin our day at Godshill Village. Here you will be able to see old thatched cottages and tea shops. There is also a famous church with a legend that makes it very special. There is also a fantastic model village attraction to visit at a discounted price with us. You will have time for lunch here and to do the model village attraction if you wish.We will be departing on the ferry from nearby Alum Bay at Yarmouth over to Lymington and the New Forest where we will be able to see the wild ponies and horses roaming free before taking you home.Isle of Wight stops as advertised and departure on ferry at 17:20 - 18:00 arrival back to mainland.Return to Bournemouth by 19:00 

$57.56 Day Trips & Excursions

Isle of Wight from Oxford Full-Day Tour

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Godshill Model VillageSee the impressive model village at Godshill.Pass By: East Cowes Heritage CentreSee the East Cowes village on the Isle of Wight

$43.49 Kid Friendly

Emirates Spinnaker Tower Portsmouth Family Admission Ticket

Your journey starts on the ground floor with the animated film show.  Explore the stories and personalities that make Portsmouth The Great Waterfront City you see today.Then take a high speed lift to view deck one, 328 feet (100 meters) above sea level, and experience the wow of the stunning 350 panoramic view over the Solent and beyond. Explore over 1700 years of history and the secrets of the view with the interactive touch screens, available in multiple languages.Venture across the amazing glass Sky Walk, high above the harbor - if you dare! Then take to the helm of our rib boat simulator and race your friends and family.Next head up to The Clouds Cafe, 344 feet (105 meters) above the harbor, and relax with a coffee and cake whilst enjoying the breathtaking scenery. Finally climb to the highest open air viewing level and experience the refreshing sea breeze in your hair!Back on ground level, you have the option to purchase a souvenir photo and browse our souvenir and gift shop. The family ticket is available to purchase for a family of either 1 adult and 3 kids or 2 adults and 2 kids and is valid all day (subject to opening hours) so you can return to the view decks at any time to enjoy the changing views. The Waterfront Café is ideally located, right on the water, to offer a range of hot & cold meals and snacks. Emirates Spinnaker Tower is located within Gunwharf Quays shopping outlet, offering great shopping and leisure before or after your visit.

$11.51 Sightseeing Tickets & Passes

The Drop & Admission to The Emirates Spinnaker Tower

Climb 100 steps up the tower’s hidden staircase, inch out across the metal transfer platform straddling the legs of the tower with the harbour down below, feel the breeze, catch the view, take a deep breath, then… DROP! The Drop is an adrenaline experience for ages 11 and over. In the interest of safety, minimum and maximum weight restrictions apply.Experience bird’s-eye views over Portsmouth harbor and the English Channel with an entrance ticket to the Emirates Spinnaker Tower. Ride the elevators to the observation decks and ogle the incredible, 350-degree views as you learn about the sights via interactive touchscreens. Visit View Deck I and step onto the Sky Walk glass floor to stand 328 feet (100 meters) above the waves below. Relax at the café on Deck 2, and then visit the highest platform, the open-air Sky Deck, to enjoy the thrilling views and wind in your hair.Arrive at View Deck 1and admire the 350-degree views over the harbor, River Solent, English Channel and coastline through the full-height windows. As you gaze out, learn about Portsmouth and the landmarks using the i-VIEW touchscreens and audio guides, available in multiple languages. Then, venture across the glass Sky Walk. Step onto the glass and see the waves far below – if you dare! Next, ascend to the Café in the Clouds, set 344 feet (105 metres) up. Relax here as you absorb the vistas before heading for the highest view point, the 360-feet (110-meter) high, open-air Sky Deck. Feel the wind whip your hair as you ogle the long-distance views and use the Talking Telescopes (additional cost) to scan the horizons. Back at ground level, perhaps pick up souvenirs (own expense) at the gift shop, visit the tower’s Waterfront Café or explore the outlets at  nearby Gunwharf Quays mall.