Discover Southport

Whether it's a day trip or a longer stay, Southport has a lot to offer.

Discover Southport: 5 Reasons to Visit

Located in the Northwest of England, only a stone’s throw away from Liverpool, Southport is an ever-popular seaside resort town that receives hundreds of thousands of visitors each year. Whether you’re visiting for a day trip or planning on staying for a few days, here are five reasons why Southport should be your next destination.

The Pier and Marine Lake

Southport Pier is a great place for a stroll to take in the historic architecture and stunning views of the coastline stretching from Blackpool down to North Wales on a good day! A great spot for a relaxing day by the sea. You can also take a stroll around in the nearby Marine Lake, you can even visit on of the traditional cafes for fish and chips.

Lord Street

Taking inspiration from Parisian boulevards, Lord Street is lined with elegant Victorian buildings and grand trees. It has everything you could want from a high street shopping experience – independent stores, department stores and cafes can all be found here. Why not browse through the windows or stop off at one of the many eateries? You might even find yourself some unique bargains!

The Parks

Want to get back to nature? Then why not visit one of Southport’s many parks? From the tranquil Botanic Gardens to Princes Park with its landscaped gardens and lake – there are plenty of places that offer a peaceful escape from everyday life. Pack yourself a picnic lunch and spend some time surrounded by nature.


With so much going on in this vibrant coastal town, it’s no wonder why people come back time and time again! while Pleasure land Amusement Park provides hours of entertainment with its rides and attractions suitable for all ages (and stomachs!). And if you fancy something more laid-back then take in some live music at one of the many pubs around town or catch a performance or view the museum and galleries at the Atkinson Centre.

Food and Drink

Last but not least, there are plenty of delicious restaurants offering food from all over the world. Whether you want a carvery or something more exotic like Thai or Indian cuisine—Southport has it all! After dinner take some time out at one of the many bars scattered around town; enjoy live music while sipping on cocktails made by expert mixologists.

Southport is an amazing place with lots to do and explore—so why not plan your next trip there? From beaches, parks and attraction sites to delicious restaurants—you won’t be disappointed! With so much going on it’s easy to see why so many people flock here year after year—why don’t you join them today? Come discover Southport – we promise it’ll be worth it!

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