Picnic season is in full swing, so we've put together our top 5 UK picnic spots for inspiration for alfresco fun with family and friends this summer!
1: Old Harry Rocks
𝑶𝒍𝒅 𝑯𝒂𝒓𝒓𝒚 𝑹𝒐𝒄𝒌𝒔 𝒊𝒏 𝑫𝒐𝒓𝒔𝒆𝒕
If you’re looking for somewhere to enjoy a picnic with a view, then Old Harry Rocks in Dorset will not disappoint. With easy paths, ample parking and stunning views of Studland, no wonder it rates 4.5 stars on Trip Advisor!
The carpark is near the beginning of a 20-30 minute trail that takes you through woodland, then opens up to cliff top views where you can walk atop Old Harry Rocks. Lay down one of our XL picnic blankets to catch your breath and enjoy watching the waves lapping the side of the rocks.
2: Pentire Point, Cornwall – Walk up an appetite.
If you’re wanting to work up an appetite for your picnic, then the 3.4 mile circular Pentire Headland Walk takes you from the Pentireglaze car park to the Rumps. Don’t forget to take a flask of hot chocolate with you. You can rest your legs when you get to the Rumps and take in the rocky views of the Cornish coastland whilst enjoying a nice warm drink and slice of cake to keep up your energy!
3: Greenwich Park, London
The perfect picnic spot for relaxing in the sun on a hot day, Greenwich Park scores 4.5* on trip advisor, and is described as a ‘great place for picnics and leisurely walks in the summer’.
If you're taking the kids, then our Classic Picnic Backpacks for 4 people with matching picnic blanket will give you everything you need to take your lunch or snacks for the day.
4: Pistyll Rhaeadr, Wales – Wonderful Waterfall
Wales is home to England and Wales highest waterfall, Pistyll Rhaeadr and is a breath taking setting for a family picnic. Rated 4* on trip advisor, there are ‘Great picnic spots at the top of the waterfall or by the stream at the bottom’. There is a free carpark by the river just 250 yards before you reach Pistyll Rhaeadr. This is an ideal location for a more adventurous picnic spot. Pop on your walking boots, pack one of our practical Classic Backpacks and head to a spot of your choice!
5: Alnwick castle
𝑨𝒍𝒏𝒘𝒊𝒄𝒌 𝒄𝒂𝒔𝒕𝒍𝒆, 𝑵𝒐𝒓𝒕𝒉𝒖𝒎𝒃𝒆𝒓𝒍𝒂𝒏𝒅 👑
Beautiful English countryside surrounding a real life castle makes for a lovely place to enjoy a picnic with friends and family! There is parking on site, and picnic benches to enjoy your feast. Our beautiful selection of Wicker Picnic Hampers are the perfect choice for carrying to your picnic to this quintessentially British setting.