Escape from urban sprawl to the tranquillity of Britain's breathing spaces. A national park is the ultimate "green gym" for all seasons. Whether you want peace and solitude or invigorating adventure, there's a place to suit you.
Outdoor activities - best places for walking, riding, boating and more
Access for all - ideas and information about easy access activities
Rights of way explained - where you can walk, ride, cycle and ramble
From guided walks to live music, children's fun days and wildlife watchings, there are events to suit everyone and many of them are free!
See where all the national parks are in the UK, maps to download, interactive maps and maps to buy online.
Tents, caravans, bunk houses and hostels and guide to wild camping.
Visitor centres and shops
Where to go, where to stay, what's on offer, guides maps and more. Our visitor centres are here to help.
Local produce means fewer food miles and a great taste.
Want to see our diverse landscapes, communities and activities on offer?
How to get here
Trains, buses, cycle routes and other sustainable ways to visit our National ParksGetting to National Parks
- Broads - Visiting
- Dartmoor National Park - Visiting
- Exmoor National Park - Visiting
- Lake District National Park - Visiting
- New Forest National Park - Visiting the National Park
- Northumberland National Park - Visiting
- North York Moors National Park - Visiting
- Peak District National Park - Visiting
- South Downs - Visiting
- Yorkshire Dales National Park - Enjoying
- Brecon Beacons National Park - Visit the park
- Pembrokeshire Coast National Park - Places to visit
- Snowdonia National Park - Visiting