Shanklin, Isle of Wight
Shanklin is a seaside resort and civil parish on the Isle of Wight, England, located on Sandown Bay.
Shanklin is the southernmost of three settlements which occupy the bay, and is close to Lake and Sandown.
The sandy beach, its Old Village and a wooded ravine, Shanklin Chine, are its main attractions
The main shopping area consists of two roads, Regent Street and High Street which together comprise the largest retail area in the south of the island, significant for tourists but also ideal for residents.
Bus services to the nearby towns and villages are run by Southern Vectis, which includes The Island Breezer – open top buses with onboard commentary.
Entertainment – Shanklin Theatre is situated just off the top end of the High Street, also known as The Old Village.
If a walking holiday is on your list then a must do is to walk the Revetment – Shanklin to Sandown.
If you are feeling more adventurous? why not take on the sea in adrenaline fuelled sea sports, from banana boating, to kayaking and even paddle boarding at Wight Water.
So next time you are visiting Shanklin, add this walk to your must things to do.