Where to Camp – Out and About Live
Help you find the best camping destinations
Camping in the UK gives you freedom, adventure and the chance to get close to nature, whether it’s a night on the Cornish coast or a week’s vacation in the Highlands of Scotland.
So much to explore here in the UK
Home is where the heart is, and this is especially true when it comes to camping in the UK. Sometimes we forget how much there is to explore in this country.
Our favorite UK camping destinations
Family vacations are so important and we want to help you choose the right destination for your next camping trip. To inspire you, we’ve picked out some of our favorite UK camping destinations.
Some, like the Lake District, Cornwall and the Scottish Highlands, might be obvious. Others may be less well known, but they are all gorgeous and should definitely be on your list of camping choices. Start planning that dream vacation now!
The Lake District
Camping beside spectacular lakes and breathtaking mountains in the beautiful scenery of the Lake District, almost all of your views are simply breathtaking. Camping in the Lake District is a truly memorable experience.
Lake District Camping
North Coast 500
The North Coast 500 is a spectacular 516 mile circular route around the most northerly point of Scotland. With an official start and finish point in Inverness, it encompasses some of the country’s most incredible coastal scenery, with every bend, every hill presenting a breathtaking new view.
North Coast 500
With sparkling blue seas and towering mountains, it’s easy to see why Wales is considered one of the most beautiful countries in the world. Golden beaches, towering cliffs and hidden coves provide the backdrop to all Welsh camping adventures.
Tourists flock to Cornwall and return year after year to relive it all. On a sunny day, with the golden beaches and the azure blue sea, you can easily believe that you are on the south coast of France, not in the south west of England!
Camping in Scotland is where history comes to life, with beautiful and rugged countryside providing picturesque scenery for walkers. Scotland has so much variety to offer that on a camping trip to Scotland you will find a lot to explore.
Devon is an extraordinary place, with golden beaches, towering cliffs, hidden coves, spectacular scenery and the hidden gems of beautiful villages. Devon offers so much nearby that there is something for everyone in Devon.
The New Forest allows you to experience atmospheric forest trails and romantic moorlands, as well as free-roaming ponies and deer in one of the best outdoors in the south of England. Camping in the New Forest is a delight.
New Forest Campsite
Beach lovers are spoiled for choice in Norfolk, with miles of unspoiled coastline, beautiful beaches and wildlife refuges, as well as charming seaside resorts, ranging from quaint villages to larger towns coastal. Camping in Norfolk is always an exciting adventure.
Yorkshire has stunning beaches, traditional seaside resorts and quaint villages, which combine to provide a superb destination for a camping weekend or a longer holiday. With so many campsites to choose from, camping in Yorkshire remains one of our favorite places.
Camping in the Peak District is like a giant outdoor playground, with the Peak District National Park covering over 500 square miles. It is an outdoor lover’s paradise and there are plenty of campsites to choose from for your camping vacation.
Peak District Camping