From Ryde it’s really easy to have a day out in Portsmouth. The Wightlink Catamaran takes only 20 minutes to get to Portsmouth Harbour and the Hovercraft will take you to Southsea in Portsmouth in only 10 minutes. For a fantastic insight into historic Portsmouth, visit Portsmouth Historic Dockyard where you can see Nelson’s flagship HMS Victory, and the newly opened Mary Rose Museum. There’s also great discounted shopping opportunities at Portsmouth’s Gunwharf Quays.
Naval Dockyard in Portsmouth