Also beyond Weymouth itself there are a number of attractions well worth a visit if you have time.
Formed by the combined forces of the sea and a river swollen by melting ice at the end of the last Ice Age. Lulworth Cove is world famous for its unique geology and landforms. Durdle Door is a natural limestone arch on the Jurassic Coast near Lulworth.
Famous for its swannery and sub-tropical gardens, it is a beautiful village in its own right. Leave time to visit the impressive craft centre and tea rooms.
For all you fossil enthusiasts, Lyme Regis is well worth a visit.
One of Britain's most iconic survivors of the English Civil War.
The Monkey World Ape Rescue Centre is a 65-acre ape and monkey sanctuary and rescue centre.